Category: Beauty

Beauty, People of Joburg

7 min with David Gillson

Dec 11, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

Well-known hairstylist and co-owner of Carlton Hair in Hyde Park and Melrose Arch, David Gillson has opened a brand-new hair salon on the Insta-famous Elizabeth Street in London. Like Carlton Hair, Issy’s is also a sustainable salon that stocks high-quality and eco-friendly Davines products. We sat down with […]

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Editor’s pick: I got hair extensions – here’s what I learned

Dec 11, 2019, Author: Candice May

Up until a year ago, I didn’t consider my hair all that much. If you’d pressed me to describe it, I would’ve probably said that it’s normal; kind of on the dry and thin side from getting my blonde touched up every six weeks, but […]

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A kneading fit for all queens at Africology spas around Jozi

Dec 11, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

Who runs the world? It’s a rhetorical question as we all know the superpower of women around the globe – and how much we multitask and outperform the opposite sex – but we aren’t robots. From time to time, we also need to replenish our […]

Beauty, Featured

Editor’s pick: The best skin and hair care products of 2019

Dec 3, 2019, Author: Candice May

Have you ever wondered what a year in beauty looks like here at Hello Joburg HQ? From pioneering new skincare to industry-shaking hair innovations, our in-tray has been overflowing with exciting new launches in 2019. Of the many beauty launches this year, these are the […]

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Be Bright collagen powder: For a Botox-free boost

Dec 2, 2019, Author: Candice May

Worried about ageing? Enter collagen, the mortar that holds together skin cells. I’ve long been curious about the hydrolysed form of this supplement that, when taken orally, your body can easily and rapidly absorb. Thanks to the hydrolysing process, the amino acid chains that make up collagen are broken […]

Beauty, People of Joburg

Getting naked with Lara: Using active ingredients in the holiday sun

Dec 2, 2019, Author: Candice May

We’ve teamed up with Lara Wicksteed, co-owner of YouBar in Thrupps Illovo Centre and a skincare buff who worked for brands such as Dermalogica, SkinCeuticals and La Roche-Posay for eight years before she decided to open her own beauty business. This month, Lara gives us the lowdown on active ingredients – elements that make a […]

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Editor’s pick: Moroccanoil must-haves for summer-ravaged hair

Dec 2, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, does summer heat, humidity and your attempts to take advantage of every possible pool day make nearly every day feel like a bad hair day? Welcome to the club! Whether you’re looking to achieve covetable beachy texture or repair your hair, our favourite […]

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Young Living Oils lands in South Africa

Nov 27, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The Utah-based essential oils company has launched in SA and offers a wide range of premium essential oils. Their products are formulated with skin-purifying charcoal and pure essential oils. READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. They’re also free from sulphates, parabens, synthetic fragrances and preservatives, and are […]

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#LushHaul: Holiday beauty products worth packing in your suitcase

Nov 26, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, whether you’re going on a weekend staycation, a minibreak in the sun or jetting off to more tropical climates, one thing you don’t want to overlook when preparing for your summer holiday is which beauty essentials you’ll be taking with you. I’m a […]

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Peers & Fisher Optometry opens in Dunkeld West

Nov 26, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Peers & Fisher has opened a brand-new optometry practice in Dunkeld West Shopping Centre. READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. The owners, Michelle and Shana, have been in the practice together for over 27 years and their unique friendship has given rise to this unique practice. The new shop offers […]