Category Archives: Beauty

Beauty Diaries | July Favs


I’m starting to really love these Beauty Diary favs posts. I feel like there is just so much to share! Who knows, maybe I’ll incorporate a couple of giveaways going forward? Funzies! There’s a couple of things that I just have to tell you about, following on from last months Beauty Diary favs (read that here). Continue reading

Beauty Diaries | June Favs

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It’s been a while since I’ve done a Beauty Diaries post and I’ve recently received so many new and noteworthy products, that I just have to share them with you guys. Some are beauty related, some, not so much.  Continue reading

Beauty Diaries | Lulu & Marula

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We at Gold Creatures are big fans of supporting local brands, specifically local skincare brands. Lulu & Marula skincare is one of the many new(ish) South African skincare brands to capture our hearts. Natural ingredients, NO animal testing and an environmentally conscious footprint are some of the important aspects we look for in skincare brands. Lulu & Marula tick all of those boxes and more! Continue reading

Summer Feels | Win with Venus Snap


Summer holidays are right around the corner and every time I think about it I start to get all kinds of feels. Summer holidays mean so many different things to South Africans. They mean family time, sunshine, Christmas celebrations, welcoming the New Year, beaches, sandy feet, sun kissed skin, beach bats, sundowners, swimming all day and so many other happy summer things. The one thing I really love about summer is how much more I appreciate and look after my skin during this time. Continue reading

SKOON. Skincare in Spring

SKOON. Skincare Spring review - Gold Creatures - Photography by Keagan Kingsley

It’s no secret that here at Gold Creatures, we are literally obsessed with SKOON. Skincare and now that spring has finally decided to show some face, we’re focusing on spring time skincare routines. The only thing better than the feeling and beauty of spring is feeling good enough about your skin to fully enjoy it. SKOON. Skincare is perfect for that. Here are our favorite spring time SKOON. choices to make sure you keep your skin baby soft.

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Winter Skincare


We all know the importance of a solid skincare routine, but looking after you skin becomes so much more important in those winter months when we often tend to forget about it. Johannesburg has an incredibly dry, cold climate and my skin is just not used to it! I’ve almost had to double the amount of moisturizer I use. I thought I’d take you through my winter skincare routine and the products that are currently saving my face from falling off.

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SKOON. Skincare

Keagan Kingsley for SKOON. Skincare - shot by Keagan Kingsley Green & Greg CarlinWhat does water & hydration mean to me? There is something so calming about water. It carries you and protects you when you need it to. It gives life to the simplest of things and the most complex. Water is our base and everything we are revolves around it. Shouldn’t we celebrate that? Water and hydration in our skincare go hand-in-hand. So I looked to things that inspire me and represent the contrast between dry skin and proper hydration. That’s SKOON. Skincare is so perfect for me. Let’s talk through their amazing new moisturizers and why I love them.

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