CATRICE Announces Minki van der Westhuizen as New Brand Ambassador

A new face has joined the CATRICE family. Beloved South African model and television presenter Minki van der Westhuizen – who most recently premiered her very own Afrikaans talk show simply titled MINKI – has been named the newest local brand ambassador for the German makeup brand. As part of her partnership with the brand, Minki will star in the MinkiXCATRICE campaign.  Willemien ‘Minki’ […]

Local Beauty Start-up Launches Make-up Products While Uplifting and Empowering African Women

Byu-t̮i by Popz, an African beauty product start-up, has launched a range of locally infused make-up and beauty products that is uplifting women and helping them to build new careers, and new lives. Byu-t̮i by Popz is the brainchild and dream of founder and businesswoman, Nthabi Mokitimi-Dlamini, who wanted the new make-up brand to be proudly African, inspired by […]

Meet the BIC Soleil Squad!

BIC Soleil has announced its first-ever official brand ambassadors in South Africa. Named the BIC Soleil Squad, the trio will be tasked with motivating young women to find their inner shine. The announcement follows a nationwide BIC Soleil Squad search during the month of September. After several rounds of  reviewing entries from dynamic and inspiring women […]

Celebrity Makeup Artist Morag Steyn Shares Impact of Coronavirus on the Beauty Industry

Internationally renowned, celebrity make-up artist, Morag Steyn shares her experience on how the Coronavirus has affected the beauty industry globally. Changes in client requests and how you’re coping? I have been doing online courses in hygiene in the workplace and educating myself on COVID-19, I feel it is very important for artists to understand and […]

Pond’s Launches World’s First Ai-Powered Skin Diagnostic Chatbot

Beauty brand POND’S announced its launch of the world’s first AI-powered skin diagnostic chatbot which, using a combination of advanced AI and skin diagnosis technology, will help consumers combat skincare concerns across four main areas – uneven skin tone, spots, pimples and wrinkles. The Skin Advisor Live bot, named ‘SAL’, embraces Google’s highly superior neuro-linguistic […]