Category: Beauty

Beauty, People of Joburg

Meet Lara Wicksteed – the owner of Youbar

Aug 16, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Lara Wicksteed had a successful job working for a skincare brand for four years before she gave it all up to start her own business, the ab-fab beauty bar that is YouBar in Thrupps Illovo Centre. We sat down with her to find out what her average day consists of, the […]


Tried and tested preggy massages

Aug 15, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

Hubbies, we went searching for our four favourite pregnancy massages in the city. You can thank us later!  READ MORE ON BEAUTY HERE. If your bride is blooming with a babe, we’re sue you’re happy that it’s winter as this means she’ll have less sweltering nights, a more coupled stance with her preggy pillow and now […]

Beauty, Our Top 5, Shopping

Our top 5 most exciting skincare products to try this month

Aug 14, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, if you think last year topped the list when it came to innovative beauty launches, think again! As it turns out, 2019 is giving it a serious run for its money with some smarter-than-ever skincare and basic daily essentials that have gotten a […]

Beauty, Featured

Flutter is the secret to big, beautiful eyes

Aug 14, 2019, Author: Candice May

You’ll be giving swoon-worthy butterfly kisses in no time thanks to this luxury eyelash studio tucked away in the office towers in Hyde Park Corner.  READ MORE ON BEAUTY HERE. If you’re in the market for long, voluminous lashes, you’ll be happy to know that Joburg […]

Beauty, Featured

Our 10-product eye-makeup routine

Aug 8, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

… that takes only 15 minutes! Prep the skin with the brand-new Rain Range of skincare. Start off cleansing with the Rain Botanical Cleansing Gel (R299). Tip: use cold water to cleanse – Naomi Campbell swears by it.   READ MORE ON BEAUTY HERE. Follow by dabbing […]


Bodycare from Africa is now available online

Jul 31, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

In today’s fast-paced lifestyle, it can often feel like there’s zero room for any downtime, let alone treating ourselves to a little pampering.  However, making self-care and relaxing a priority is essential to one’s physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. We can all agree that there’s […]


Why we love Burt’s Bees beauty products

Jul 25, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, Burt’s Bees® has been offering distinctive earth-friendly, natural health and beauty care products for 30 years. From a beekeeper’s backyard in Maine to the leading edge of natural, Burt’s Bees knows natural body care solutions from head-to-toe and operates with The Greater Good™ […]

Beauty, People of Joburg

Let’s talk green beauty with the ladies behind Lulu & Marula

Jul 22, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, in light of Plastic Free July this month, we decided to sit down with the ladies behind Lulu and Marula; owner and founder Jesslynn Schlamm and sales and development manager Monique Spaltman. If you didn’t know, Lulu & Marula one of South Africa’s […]

Beauty, Shopping

Lush opens a new store in Sandton City!

Jul 10, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics opened the doors to their new store in Sandton City last month. READ MORE ON SHOPPING HERE. Ahead of the opening, they hosted workshops on how to make your own bath bombs and travel-size Angels on Bare Skin fresh facial cleanser. Lush […]

Beauty, Health

Evolve Day Spa has got just what your city-beaten skin needs

Jul 9, 2019, Author: Candice May

Phone off, fluffy robe on. It’s time to sit back and relax at Evolve Day Spa, hidden away in The Terminal lifestyle centre in Boksburg. Before you turn your nose up at the location, hear me out. Evolve Day Spa can cater to your every demand and […]