Holiday beauty

If you’re heading to the Mother City, you simply have to have the Essence Welcome to Cape Town eyeshadow palette … soft shades with finishes ranging from matte to shimmering to metalics. As pretty as the city itself. Add a Catrice Max It Up extreme lip booster and you’ll be ready to paint the holiday town red.  You’ll find Essence and Catrice at Ackermans Woman, Clicks, Edgars, Foschini, Legit, MediRite, SkinMiles, Superbalist, Takealot, Woolworths and

The last thing you want on holiday is faded hair. Hello No Fade Semi-Permanent colour depositing shampoo and conditioner. You can create new colour, or refresh your colour in just a few minutes. Blondes and browns and greys, and for the more adventurous, pinks and purples, too. R499.95 for around eight applications, from Dis-Chem.

This Big 5 African Oils box set has oils that are 100 per cent cold-pressed, wild harvested by rural woman, and animal friendly. With a Marula Seed Oil, Kalahari Melon Seed Oil, Baobab Seed Oil, Mongongo or Manketti Seed Oil and Ximenia Seed Oil, they are brilliant mixed with your shampoo, conditioner or mask to help with – depending on the oil used – hydration, smoothing, nourishment and stimulating growth. R550 from