It took me two weeks to get used to myself on video and hearing my voice played back to me. I’m still cringing. Besides my lazy South African accent and resting bitch face, I’ve had a blocked nose for the past week and a breakout that seems to be here to stay. Anyway, I’m happy…Read More
With the overwhelming presence of fast foods and chemical-laden products, it’s becoming harder and harder to be healthy, right? Wrong! With the ever growing research and information available to us now, it is inexcusable for us to not make some serious lifestyle changes. Thanks to organisations like Absolute Organix, alternatives are abundant. Dan and I are…Read More
It’s been four months and twenty four days since I went off the contraceptive pill, but for the purpose of a short and concise title, I’ll say five. I was going to save this post for the sixth month mark but I’ve been getting so many messages regarding how I’m doing since coming off, that I…Read More
Since the dawn of puberty, my sebaceous glands have been working overtime to keep those pimples coming to a face near you. My dermatologist would always tell me to cleanse, tone and moisturise with an oil-free moisturiser, twice a day, every day. I did that for a while (when I remembered to) but the pimples…Read More
As promised, I have put together a birth-control pill detox regime, which I have been following since coming off the pill two months ago. I decided to start with what I put into my body because I believe that is the most important factor in obtaining clear skin during the detox.
As a fourteen year old model, with long legs and a bright future, only one thing seemed to stand between me and success – my skin. As a teenager I experienced hormonal pimples and slight to moderate breakouts, a common side effect of growing up. Normal, and unavoidable. Except, I wasn’t allowed to be normal,…Read More