Plastic – Free Living for Beginners

Plastic – Free Living for Beginners

Plastic-free living seems like a daunting, nearly impossible and expensive lifestyle. In 2020 it's nearly impossible to avoid plastic. Wherever you go there is plastic packaging, bags, people, food… you get it. I have been trying to transition to a completely plastic-free life since 2018 but I am nowhere close to being completely zero-waste. To [...]

The Best Cruelty-Free Skincare Products and Routine For Sensitive Skin – 2020

The Best Cruelty-Free Skincare Products and Routine For Sensitive Skin – 2020

An outline of the best cruelty-free and affordable skincare routine for sensitive skin.

 Honest Review: The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% and Zinc 1% Serum| Featured Post By Mbali Sebokedi

 Honest Review: The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% and Zinc 1% Serum| Featured Post By Mbali Sebokedi

Skincare trends come and go as fast as fashion trends. Every year there is a new "must-have" skincare product that everyone tries to get their hands on. This year, in the midst of a pandemic, rose the popularity of The Ordinary serums. The Ordinary is a cruelty-free, clinical skincare brand that offers a wide variety [...]

How I Became A Vegetarian

How I Became A Vegetarian

One of the most frequently asked questions I get from my readers is ‘how did you manage to cut out meat?’ I end up giving everyone the same answer, but as more and more people are considering on making the change to a meat-free lifestyle, I decided to write a blog post to answer everyone’s [...]

Honest Review: Sukin Skincare Pink Clay Facial Masque

Honest Review: Sukin Skincare Pink Clay Facial Masque

One of the most important products in my simple skincare routine is a facial mask. I have always included a face mask in my routine to give my pores a deep cleanse, soothe my sensitive skin and to make me feel a goddess. At home facials have become a norm for me since the COVID-19 [...]

Vegan Food in South Africa | Homemade Vegan Meals, Vegan Restaurants and Snacks

Vegan Food in South Africa | Homemade Vegan Meals, Vegan Restaurants and Snacks

I first heard about veganism two years ago when my brother became a vegan bodybuilder. I found it strange that someone could still look and feel healthy without eating meat. Being vegan seemed impossible until I began to learn more about it. I met more people who were vegans their whole lives or who had [...]

Five Movies About Climate Change

Five Movies About Climate Change

A few months ago  I wrote a post about must-watch environmental documentaries. I realised afterwards that not everyone would be interested in watching a shocking, life-changing documentary. Luckily, there are a few films that portray the effects of climate change. Out of the many films that I watched over the past five months, I have [...]

Honest Review: Lush Rosy Cheeks Fresh Face Mask

Honest Review: Lush Rosy Cheeks Fresh Face Mask

I have tried many products from Lush in my journey to organic and cruelty-free beauty. Out of all of the bath bombs, hair products and face products, my favourite has been the Lush Fresh Face Masks. The Lush Fresh Face Masks are face masks comprised of fresh and organic ingredients. The masks are so fresh [...]

The First Step to Stop Buying Fast Fashion

The First Step to Stop Buying Fast Fashion

Starting my journey to slow fashion was difficult. I wasn’t sure where to start. Ethical clothes were too expensive and not to my taste. Thrift and vintage stores were too far. The journey seemed almost impossible for me. I was in a dilemma: do I buy less clothes from fast fashion brands because they're affordable [...]

How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Being one of 7 billion people on the planet can make me feel quite insignificant. I often wonder how can my actions can possibly affect the world. I didn’t realise the impact a little, trivial action could make on the planet until I learnt about Carbon Footprints. I learnt about Carbon Footprint in primary school. [...]