The Road to Recovery

"What the hell did I get myself into?". These words played in my head many times during the weeks after I had gone under the knife. I was advised that the staples would have to come out on the 5th of November. 25 days. I obviously did research on staple care. For complicated incisions, like … Continue reading The Road to Recovery

Hyperpigmentation? Finally a magic trio that is doing wonders for me! And it’s cheap!

Lockdown Self-Care Movement! As is the case with many Lupus patients, I've developed awful hyperpigmentation! I still have remnants of a butterfly rash on my nose 6 years later! I also have it on my upper lip and it looks like a bloody moustache! Sooo embarrassing! I have tried so many products. So many things. … Continue reading Hyperpigmentation? Finally a magic trio that is doing wonders for me! And it’s cheap!

Lockdown Self-Care Movement. Update and some DIY Products!

So, I'm trying to stick to the Self-Care movement. I have good days and I have bad days. Like, uggggh I have to wash my hair. My hair is quite long so it's quite the job. I've really been having fun with all the new masques and stuff I bought! Johannesburg is notorious for just … Continue reading Lockdown Self-Care Movement. Update and some DIY Products!

Join my lockdown Self-Care movement!

Lockdown rolled around we buckled down in our homes. There was no going to Salon's and Spas. Ugh. No going for massages and pedicures but I could live with it. But, like me a lot of people let themselves go. It's not like were going anywhere or going to see anyone. I looked like I … Continue reading Join my lockdown Self-Care movement!