Author Archives: Candice May

Beauty

Our top 3 products that make your hair healthier – instantly

Apr 1, 2020, Author: Candice May

To be honest, navigating the world of hair can be a lot. Experts will tell you that the best way to get healthy hair is to step away from the styling tools and wash it less often. But for us personally, we have pretty strong […]

Home and Decor

The ultimate autumn oasis – Cosy décor items to turn your home into a seasonal escape

Mar 31, 2020, Author: Candice May

Leaves are falling … autumn is calling! Say goodbye to summer by adding cosy autumnal touches around your house with these festive yet simple additions that will bring all that magic straight to your living room, bedroom and beyond.  The glow of these Origami Pumpkin Paper Lights provides the perfect warm hue for a night […]

Drinks, Featured

Let the party begin – our top pick of the top tipples

Mar 30, 2020, Author: Candice May

Joburg, like most of the drinking world, is in the midst of a ‘ginaissance’. But there are many types of gin, all based on the humble juniper berry, but each with their own different origins, style and flavour profiles. So how do you choose? We supped enough gin to consider ourselves as […]

Featured, Travel

The wondrous wine country: Exceptional dining experiences in the Cape Winelands – from Constantia to Stellenbosch to Franschhoek

Mar 24, 2020, Author: Candice May

Yes, you can do the Cape Winelands in an afternoon, but with tutored tastings and farm-to-table dining along with breathtaking beauty, eye-catching architecture, magnificent gardens and serious art collections, it’s worth staying a few days. And did we mention the wine? It was tough to single out a handful, but […]

Beauty

Soothing, calming beauty products for some solid self-care time

Mar 20, 2020, Author: Candice May

We’re all in need of a little R&R right now. Since most of us are in #selfisolation and practising social distancing, we’re skipping the spa and pampering ourselves in the comfort of our home with some must-try products. From a miracle foot mask to divine-smelling […]

Dining Out, Featured, Our Top 5

Our top 5 takeout and delivery restaurants in Joburg

Mar 17, 2020, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, with the whole city taking measures to follow social distancing and self-isolation, we thought there’s no better time to round up some of the City of Gold’s best takeout and delivery restaurants that let you feast on delicious grub without leaving your couch. Queue up a new series […]

Beauty, Featured

Dermalogica Sandton – Sleep, drink water and treat your skin

Mar 16, 2020, Author: Candice May

The best foundation you can wear is glowing, healthy skin – and where better to take care of your skin than Dermalogica Sandton? Much like the iconic concept store, meticulous attention has been given to the sounds and scents of the treatments here. The space is thoughtfully designed and […]

Beauty

Work hard, mask harder: Our top 5 face masks that make price tags look pointless

Mar 10, 2020, Author: Candice May

When it comes to our skincare routine, face masks are like the ultimate therapy session. Whether you prefer a hydrating overnight gel formula or a deep-cleansing clay mask, there’s no step more indulgent! We’ve rounded up our favourite face masks for when your skin is in a […]

Beauty, Shopping

La Prairie – the luxury products we love come to Woolworths Sandton City

Mar 9, 2020, Author: Candice May

Luxury Swiss skincare brand, La Prairie has just opened a counter at Woolworths Sandton City – but it’s so much more than just a counter. There’s something to be said about this brand that’s managed to preserve its more traditional definition of luxury when other luxury brands are launching more […]

Drinks

Grape therapy: Start the new year with a change from your usual tipple

Mar 6, 2020, Author: Candice May

New year, new wines! There’s never been a better time to be a wine lover than now. If you’re in the market for something cool and unique to try in 2020, check out these wines that merit a second look.  READ MORE ON NIGHTLIFE HERE. Tokara Méthode Cap Classique  Style: Fruity-earthy  Tokara has […]