CHANGING OUR HAIRSTORY

So. We’ve been keeping a secret from you for the past month or so… A while back , we were contacted by the good people from Hairstory (you likely know them better by their former creation, Bumble and Bumble) and they said they had a new product line for us to rave about. We told…

HANG ON (TO YOUR TAN) FOR DEAR LIFE

It’s always right around now when everyone has had just about enough of the winter and the lack of daylight that comes with it. If you’ve been lucky enough to escape the deep freeze and enjoy a few stolen moments of sunshine, you definitely want to be able to hold onto that glow for longer…

WINTER IS COMING (SKINCARE EDITION)

By now we’ve all accepted that winter is here and that Mother Nature is not effing around this year. But just because she’s wreaking havoc on our lives by forcing us into hibernation and making us abandon all things fashionable in exchange for warmth, it doesn’t mean our skin has to succumb to this brutal…

DON’T HATE. EXFOLIATE.

There’s nothing we love more than changing of summer to fall with all it’s amazing colours and the official start of sweater weather. However, after the hot and sunny summer we just had, where our sunscreen use was at all time high, our skin is left looking dull and lackluster. Luckily there are easy ways…

THE 7 STAGES OF POSTPARTUM HAIRLOSS

I felt the need to write this for all the first timers out there. You’ve survived the puking and general exhaustion of the first trimester; you’ve carried the (physical and emotional) weight of the third. You pushed a baby out of your vag; you survived the dark days of newborndom, and you’ve emerged on the…

THE REBEL MAMA’S GUIDE TO MATERNITY PORTRAITS

One thing you should probably know about me is how absolutely terrible I am with technology. Seriously, it is half a miracle that I managed to create and run this lovely little website of ours – so if you’re wondering how one can accidentally delete a blog post, you’re clearly asking the wrong person, because…

PICTURE THIS | WHO WANTS TO WIN A PHOTOSHOOT?

As some of you may know, I like to take a photo or two. Actually, thousands if you were to ask my laptop memory… You see, back in the days of childless freedom, I travelled a shit ton and all of my captures were full of picturesque places and interesting people. Even when I wasn’t…

BRINGING BEACH HAIR TO THE BIG CITY

There are few things in life that inspire such great longing as do the sounds and smell of the beach and as soon as summer hits, it’s all we can think about. Even if you’re not near an ocean and your summer is spent in the city, the easy, effortless look of beach-waved hair is one…

HYPERPIGMENTATION | AIN’T NOBODY GOT TIME FOR THAT

Sun is shining, weather is sweet… After a long winter of having our rugrats cooped up indoors, there is nothing we welcome more than the glorious sunshine and warmer temperatures . But here’s what’s not so sweet: the brown hyperpigmentation spots that rear their ugly head come sunnier days. As moms we’re always super diligent…

THE LAZY GIRL’S GUIDE TO PERFECT BROWS

It seems as though the world has really gone brow crazy in the last couple of years. You can’t scroll through your Instagram feed without seeing a meme on brows at least once a day. The trend has even sparked it’s own viral hashtag (#browsonfleek) for Christ’s sake! The number of eyebrow products that have…

FROM ZERO TO BOMBSHELL IN 10 MINUTES OR LESS

It doesn’t take long after having a baby to realize that 1 hour getting-ready-to-go-out sessions are a thing of the past and that using all the beauty products you own is not something you can even imagine having time for. But just because we gave life to the wonderful, time-sucking little creatures we call children,…