CATEGORIES

This Is Work?

Selfies at your desk, emoji-themed rooms and more inspiring women than you can shake a filter at. We find out what it’s really like to work at Instagram.

7 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
April 2019

10 Guidelines For Guilt-Free Shopping

The future of fashion is in sustainability. Here’s how to ‘shwop’ till you drop to protect our planet.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
September 2019

Pan African Fashion - Featuring Laetitia Breedt

Swimwear label Akina is known for its simple silhouettes and ethical pieces. Head designer and founder Laetitia Breedt talks inspiration, sustainability and more.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2019

How Did I Become

The Last Single Person In My Friend Group?

6 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2019

“Name One That Ain't Crazy

This famous lyric was delivered by rapper Kanye West to reference the association that has long been made between creatives and mental health issues. With the subject becoming increasingly reoccurring in recent times, clinical psychologist Loyiso Maqubela offers his expertise.

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2019

Talking Beauty With Ashley Graham

The model, and American Beauty Star judge and executive producer opens up about progress in the body-positivity movement – and how far we still have to go.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2019

Serena

Like other goddesses – Athena, Artemis, Oprah – Serena only needs one name. She opens her home, and her heart, to us, as she talks about body, beauty and baby.

9 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2019

Janelle

Janelle Monáe has been racking up the hits for a decade. This year, she opened up about her art and her life – and showed us a future that celebrates all kinds of female.

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
March 2019

Trending - How To Be A Disruptor In Your Life And Career

Disruptive thinking is about stepping outside the box to solve a range of problems innovatively, thereby changing how things work – but this mindset isn’t restricted to tech start-ups. Mich Atagana, Google SA’s head of communications, shows us how you can implement it in your life and career to achieve your goals this year.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
March 2019

Taraji Gets Candid

She’s scooped up almost every acting award there is, but Empire’s Taraji P Henson doesn’t take her career for granted. Chatting to features writer Yolisa Mjamba, Taraji talks fans, challenging scenes and the secret behind that infectious laugh.

4 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
March 2019

Makeup Moves

She’s collaborated with Nicki Minaj, NYX Cosmetics and Maybelline, and her 1.2 million YouTube subscribers will agree: makeup artist Aaliyah Jay makes beautiful moves. Here, she shares the steps to her success.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
March 2019

Mentorship Rethink

The new way to obtain the get-ahead career advice you need.

9 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
March 2019

10 Things To Get Stronger, Healthier Nails ASAP

Whether you’re the type who’s always on top of the latest nail trends or prefer a short, simple mani, strong, healthy nails are always a good thing.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
July - August 2019

12 Things Your Bikini Waxer Wants You To Know

The most important thing: no one is judging.

4 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
July - August 2019

A Home Away From Home

Gone are the days when travelling meant being confined to a pintsize hotel room with minimum space to manoeuvre. Using Airbnb, homeowners from around the world are opening their doors to families who want to travel together, offering them a budget-friendly option that also allows them to immerse themselves in a travel destination.

1 min read
GLAMOUR South Africa
September 2019

Get The Look

Ready for a new uniform? The new suiting styles are bigger, slouchier and much easier to pull off than you think.

1 min read
GLAMOUR South Africa
September 2019

Future - Proof Your Career

Concerns about financial security are on the rise in today’s rapidly changing job market. How to be successful in times of uncertainty? Here’s how.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
September 2019

One Unique Woman

Whether she’s speaking out against Hollywood’s sexism or kicking butt on film sets, Zoe Saldana has a talent for no-holds-barred moments – and inspiring the masses in the process. Here, some of the most memorable words from the starlet.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
July 2018

'I Went To Marriage School...'

Yes, that’s really a thing in 2018. Writer and author Daisy Buchanan enrolled – and here’s what she learnt.

8 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
July 2018

Stop. Ask. Act.

You could be happy – and you should – but you’re not. So what’s holding you back from living your best life? Spiritual and traditional healer and life coach Gogo Dineo Ndlanzi offers easy-to-follow solutions.

4 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
July 2018

Manage Your Money Like A Grownup

Money might make the world go round, but it can also make our heads spin. Luckily, author and money coach Sam Beckbessinger is here to answer your questions.

10+ mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
July 2018

Meet The Coolest Man In Fashion

Virgil Abloh’s modern vision of luxury is opening doors to a new generation. Get to know Louis Vuitton’s newest menswear artistic director, here.

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
June 2018

Social Media Rules For My Future Boyfriend

All writer Jen Doll wants is a guy without an embarrassing Internet presence. She has a few guidelines…

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
June 2018

How To Walk Into A Sex Shop Like You Own The Place

Take a deep breath, and keep these helpful tips in mind for your next erotic outing.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
June 2018

Are You In An ‘Almost-Relationship'?

This morning, while scrolling through Facebook, I was reminded that it’s been nearly three years since I first met James* in a bar and we kissed like teenagers over vodka sodas. “It’s our anniversary coming up,” I SMS him, laughing to myself. We’ve had three whole years of restaurant dates and movie nights on the sofa, and one memorable weekend riding rollercoasters all day. Plot twist: he’s not my boyfriend.

6 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
June 2018

Food Gifts That Will Actually Get Used

These tasty, no-fuss treats are guaranteed to impress absolutely everyone.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2018

How To Be A Wingwoman

By the women who do it for a living.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2018

Your 60-minute Sex-Over

Too exhausted for sex? Lost your sex drive completely? A sex makeover could be the secret for hot bedroom romps.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2018

One Week Zero Lies

Could you go one whole day without telling even one tiny lie? Writer Dolly Alderton tried it for seven.

6 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2018

Wait! Don't Make That Money Mistake

I used to have a ‘drawer of shame’, full of unopened letters from SARS dogging me about freelance income I’d forgotten to report in 2012. I opened one letter, felt overwhelmed by the financial jargon and, for some reason, decided not to deal with it until I absolutely had to. Three years and one accountant later, I faced my mistake.

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2018