Blonde: Not so dumb after all

Blonde: Not so dumb after all

Lifestyle, My Journey

Blonde: Not so dumb after all

The gene pool can often be a murky morass from which we may inherit some pretty horrid traits. Well, that’s how I saw my white hair for most of my life.

The first strand appeared on my head when I was a mere 10 years old! Every time I saw it I’d pluck the offending hair, inspect it carefully and bin it quickly. Not a hint of colour there.
Many factors cause hair to go grey prematurely – stress, anaemia, a lack of vitamin B12, genetics. In my case it is the latter. Continue reading “Blonde: Not so dumb after all”

One-stop pick-me-up shop

One-stop pick-me-up shop

Durban, Lifestyle
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Loving my hair!

Nestled in a quiet, tree-lined street in uMhlanga Ridge is a little gem of a salon.

I’m a sucker for all things purple, but I swear the fact that Style Studio on 7, Salon and Training Centre, is decorated in my favourite shade is only part of the reason I plan on making a trip to the salon a monthly ritual.

Professional staff who offer excellent style advice, an owner who is as mad as a hatter but with a heart of pure gold, and excellent coffee – my patronage at this establishment is simply a no-brainer.

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