Category Bath & Body

Getting ready for Summer with Elancyl

Ladies, how do you get a bikini-ready body? Well, you take your body right now, and you put it in a bikini. Done. Slight rant over. Anyway, if you do have some cellulite concerns (according to the internet that is 90% of women), then you have to give these two Elancyl babies a try. The […]

If you only buy one LUSH bathbomb

Hiiiii Listen, just a small word of advice from me. If you only ever buy one LUSH bath bomb in your life, make sure it is the intergalactic bath bomb because it is the best thing I’ve ever experienced in my life. Your bath water ends up looking like a galaxy, and there’s even glitter […]

Vaseline Spray Moisturiser

Making moisturising easier with Vaseline

Listen, let’s just cut to the chase here. I’m pretty lazy when it comes to moisturising, I will do ANYTHING rather than moisturising. It just seems like such a mission, and I have to keep on doing it every day? MISSION. And it just takes such a long time and I always feel like I’ve lost […]

lipidol after shower oil

Reigniting my Lipidol love affair

Hiiiii *waves* It’s been a while since I’ve posted about Lipidol on Smudged, you can see the first post about the Lipidol products here. I recently came across my Lipidol After Shower Oil in my dressing table top drawer and thought I should give it another try. I couldn’t remember why I had stopped using […]


DIY coffee scrub

Helloooooo. Yes, I know it’s been ages since we’ve posted, let’s just skip over that very quickly and pretend that it never happened so I can get straight into telling you how to make this super easy coffee scrub. I’m sure you’ve seen coffee scrubs all over instagram, being endorsed by various insta-celebs, but guuuuuys […]


Nivea: Protect & Care

  Hiiiiii It’s Friday Friday, gotta get down on Friday. Anyway, now that I’ve got that delightful song stuck in your head, let’s get back to business. A little while ago this lovely tin landed on my desk, and I was intrigued to see what was inside. Nivea have used their original Nivea Creme as the […]

Winter friends

  Hello! Hope you’re all keeping warm and healthy in this cold Cape Town weather. As winter is fast approaching, it’s time to talk about your skin and how to keep it moisturised during these cold months that are ahead of us. For me, the first place that suffers in winter is my hands. They […]

January Favourites

Hellooooo. So now that the festive season is over, and we’re all back in the swing of things at work and at home, we’re back at it here at Smudged and we’re looking forward to a very exciting 2016. Here are our favourite products for January:   Palmer’s Deep Conditioning Protein Pack We recently did […]

Naturals Beauty Review and Giveaway! [closed]

Hiiiiiiiiiiiiii! Hope you’re all having the best day ever – we’re so close to Christmas eeeeeee. We got a lovely delivery from Naturals Beauty (and it might have included a little something for you too!) White Sugar Scrub This sugar scrub is just delightful, I keep this guy (with some other scrubbing friends) in my […]

Winter Essentials

Heyyyy guys. We know winter is almost over but you never know with this Cape Town weather, so we thought why not share with you what our winter essentials are, and how we’ve been coping with this freezing cold winter. Beth’s Winter Essentials Bio-oil I was recently gifted some bio-oil at the beginning of winter […]