Category Archives: Going Green

Plastic free hacks that’ll help save the planet

Break the Plastic Use

If anything, 2020 has really put things into perspective and made us all realize we have absolutely no control of the environment we live in. We are completely and utterly in the hands of Mother Nature and what she decides goes. There are, however, ways we can help in limiting our impact on this beautiful […]

Environmental fashion-forward South African brands

Environmental fashion-forward South African brands

(Banner images from Earthling & Moon, HempLove and Float Apparel) We can’t ignore that the clothing and textile industry is the second largest polluter in the world! But, with this in mind South Africans have really bucked up and started supporting local designer brands that actually give a damn about the environment. These niche brands […]

9 Healthy Tips to Help You Start Eating a Vegan Diet

9 Healthy Tips to Help You Start Eating a Vegan Diet

During lockdown a lot of us have decided to take this time to better our mental and physical health. We have all heard in some way or another that eating plant based meals are very good for us and serves many health benefits – but where does one start? Eatingwell  has gathered 9 tips for […]

Beauty tweaks to help save the planet

Beauty tweaks to help save the planet

We are really inspired by the people out there who live zero-waste lifestyles. You know those people who manage to hold the contents of their lives in a Mason jar? Yeah, they are goals! Just because we aren’t there yet doesn’t mean we shouldn’t try doing our bit for our environmental footprints. Let’s start with […]

All Natural DIY Cuticle Oil For Weak Peeling Nails

All Natural DIY Cuticle Oil For Weak Peeling Nails

If you suffer from brittle, peeling or weak nails, this DIY oil is perfect for you! YouTuber, Ariane, shares her amazing oil recipe for strong nails. All you need is 2 ingredients and a glass container! Ingredients you’ll need: Jojoba oil (Or any vegetable oil of your choice) Horsetail – this herb is rich with […]

DIY: At-home sugar waxing

Has lockdown got you missing your regular wax appointments? We’ve got the solution rubies; DIY at-home sugar waxing. Watch and read more below for an easy sugar wax recipe and tutorial by Ariane on YouTube. *NB rubies – Please use extreme caution when handling hot sugar. The syrup’s temperature is very hot and must, therefore, […]