CATEGORIES

How To Live To 100

We are all living longer, but can we also live better?

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
February 2019

The Ever-Changing Standard Of Beauty

There’s a growing debate on social media platforms about why women with a particular ‘look’ are celebrated above others in our society – with some even claiming they are being fetishised by men. But Cape Townbased plastic surgeon Dr Nerina Wilkinson explains how perceptions of beauty are forever shifting due to the celebrity-driven world we live in.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
February 2019

Piece Of Cake

Whether you’re looking for something to celebrate or just need a dessert to indulge in on your own, you’re going to want to have a go at one of Katelyn Williams’ sweet treats.

4 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
February 2019

Cut From The Same Cloth...

is more than just a reference to the Lara Klawikowski pieces worn bycover stars Unathi Nkayi and Roxy Burger, in the image to the right. Italso speaks to the fabric of who these two women are with regards to theimportance they place on balancing work with motherhood, creatingcareer longevity and the refusal to let anything, or anyone, get in their way.

9 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
November 2018

I Love You - Now Go Home

The next time your partner inexplicably leaves dirty laundry around the house, remember that some happily married couples dont have to deal with that. Meet the apartners.

4 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
November 2018

Regarding People Who Don't Have Period Sex

Writer Alanna Lauren Greco is determined to stop the shame.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
November 2018

The Ugly Truth About Beauty Bullying

Being judged on your looks feels as original as yet another episode of Take Me Out. But as a new breed of online haters gets nastier than ever, we investigate how to keep smiling when its your face vs the internet.

8 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
November 2018

The Next Gender-ation

Blogger Olwethu Leshabane uses her platform to help, inspire and initiate critical conversations. Her recent encounter with genderqueer youths while working with her foundation, The Red Wings Project, sparked a much-needed conversation surrounding gender perceptions and representation in SA.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
November 2018

The Art Of Wigs

Picasso painted with oils. Michelangelosculpted with clay. These artists are creatingmasterpieces, one strand at a time. We explore the world of high-end,fantastical, hang-them in-a-museum wigs.

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
November 2018

Get The Look

Take your summer trends from the beach to drinks with graphic prints, breathable fabrics and chic accessories.

1 min read
GLAMOUR South Africa
December 2018 - January 2019

Glamour Women Of The Year 2018

From music and sport, to business and health, we celebrate the women whose diligence and dedication in their respective fields has seen them achieve great individual success while inspiring others to strive for excellence.

7 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
December 2018 - January 2019

Meet The Male Birth Control Activists

If Aphiwe Thusi, 34, never had to wear a condom again, he’d be a happy man.

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
December 2018 - January 2019

One-night-stand Etiquette, Explained

Tried-and-true advice for those nights when a vibrator just won’t cut it.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
December 2018 - January 2019

'There's More To Life Than 'likes' '

Confession: I love Instagram. Why? Because getting affirmation from strangers makes me feel good. Isn’t that a terrible thing to admit? I slightly regret it, but it’s true. Why else would I post pictures, if not in the hope of them (me) being ‘liked’?

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
April 2019

Insta Beauty

Find endless hair and makeup inspiration from Yara Shahidi’s Instagram feed.

1 min read
GLAMOUR South Africa
April 2019

Is Your Sunscreen Safe?

In May, the FDA(Food and Drug Administration) announced it would be re-evaluating the safety of every single chemical sunscreen agent. Makes you a little nervous, right? Us, too. And since we’re not going to find out the results of this re-evaluation until November, we all have a long, confusing, sun-filled spring ahead. So we did our best to get as many answers as possible to help you make the right decision right now.

4 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
September 2019

Questions You've Always Wondered About Your Libido

You’ve probably wondered more than once if your relationship with sex is normal. Do you think about it enough or too much? Are you having more or less sex than everyone else? And should you care?

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
September 2019

Pan-African Fashion Featuring Artclub And Friends

Artclub and Friends has been on our radar for quite some time now, but the Cape Town brand is making even bigger waves in 2019. Creative director and founder Robyn Keyser gives us more insight.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
September 2019

The Personal Touch In The Next Year…

Envision a world where your face cream is tailormade for your DNA, your hair mask knows you got highlights last Thursday, and your serum has a better handle on your likes and your dislikes than your partner. Innovators from the worlds of tech and beauty are dreaming up these super personalised beauty products right now. If half of the predictions pan out, the next generation of lipsticks and hydrators will be virtually unrecognisable.

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
September 2019

Celeste Khumalo - The Next Big Thing

Former Miss SA Teen. Actress. Influencer. Friend of Cointreau. Celeste Khumalo is a star on the rise – and we’re here for it. She chats to Glamour about living her best life, building her brand and securing the bag.

8 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
September 2019

Trending Smartphones Vs Digital Cameras

From magazine covers to films, smartphones aren’t solely reserved for social media snaps, instead they’re infiltrating the professional photography sphere in a major way, too. Renowned fashion photographer Zander Opperman does a brief comparison.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
April 2019

SA Beauties' Golden Rules For Youthful Skin

A few of our beauty faves reveal how they keep their skin glowing and supple – all year long.

3 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
June 2019

True Colours

We spoke to Dove influencers about the representation and inclusion of women in the media – and how they’re playing their part to challenge beauty standards.

4 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
June 2019

Notes From A Perfumer

Creator of Versace’s new Dylan Blue Pour Femme fragrance, Calice Becker, takes us on a scent journey.

2 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
June 2018

Katy Comes Undone

She’s on a global tour and guiding pop hopefuls to fame as a judge on the new American Idol. But her most ambitious project yet? Dismantling Katy Perry.

9 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
June 2018

The War On Bad Sex

Pleasure-less sex isn’t bad luck – it’s a bad lay. Now, a revolutionary army of female celebrities and educators want the penis-first attitude eliminated.

6 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
July 2018

Get Into Gear

On the hunt for new wheels? We went test driving the latest cars to find your new favourite!

1 min read
GLAMOUR South Africa
July 2018

The Wonder Of Gugu

Gugu Mbatha-Raw was the award-winning actress in danger of becoming cinema’s best-kept secret. Until now.

7 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
May 2018

The Women Who Made Me

From the streets of KwaMashu, Durban, to the world, Nomzamo Mbatha has come a long way. She opens up about the women who have helped make her journey such a successful one.

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
April 2018

My Hair Journey

Unique, self-assured and utterly gorgeous, these women tell us how they finally ditched the straightening tools and embraced their natural hair.

5 mins read
GLAMOUR South Africa
April 2018