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July 16, 2020

“Eye” Love Essence

Now that we’ve all been wearing a mask – we need to let our eyes shine and speak for themselves! An expressive eye deserves the best […]
July 7, 2020

Winter Skin Treatment with Caribbeantan

Winter skin – two words that should not be used together. With some extra tender, loving care – you can treat winter skin and use the […]
June 16, 2020

Our New ViroClean Hand Sanitizers

Hand Sanitizer- the two words you have probably heard a lot about in the past few months. Basically, hand sanitizers have become liquid gold amid the […]
June 4, 2020

Essence Cosmetics Launches *NEW* Whimsical Mermaid Box!

ESSENCE MERMAID BOX OH, MY GOSH – we have THEEE most exciting news ever! Be prepared to become the favourite person to the little girl(s) in […]
May 12, 2020

NEW Products by Essence Cosmetics

As summer finally draws to a close, we want to stay goodbye to our fresh-faced, and au naturel look. As much as we love a “no […]
May 11, 2020

NEW Stay 8 Hour Matt From Essence Cosmetics

You know what the perfect time to get a new (or a couple) of matte lippies is? Autumn. While a nice bright lipstick streaked across your […]
February 20, 2020

Love Your Pet Day – Anti-Cruelty Free

Did you know that the 20th of Feb isn’t just any ordinary day? It’s love your pet day! We’re TOTALLY obsessed with all our pets (the furry, cute […]
February 14, 2020

CATRICE Introduces Clean Beauty

It’s the year 2020, and clean is IN. But what is clean makeup exactly? Catrice has released its new CLEAN ID range that boasts care and […]
February 10, 2020

Smokin’ Eyes & Red Lips for Valentine’s Day

It’s February, and you know what that means right? LOVE is in the air – our love for all things makeup, of course! We believe in Valentine’s Day […]

trend editions

February 14, 2020

CATRICE Introduces Clean Beauty

It’s the year 2020, and clean is IN. But what is clean makeup exactly? Catrice has released its new CLEAN ID range that boasts care and […]
July 3, 2019

Essence “THIS IS ME” Trend Edition

Local Is Lekker The “this is me” limited trend edition was captured here in our very own local city Cape Town. The lucky venue was the […]
June 20, 2019

Essence Cosmetics Gets Cheeky

Hey Cheeks Palette – RSP 129.95 The palette with six super-soft textures is a true all-rounder. It unites matt and shimmering shades that glide onto the […]
April 4, 2019

CITY Palettes | NEW Range

The eyeshadow palettes are sure to appease your wanderlust and convince you of their highly pigmented colours. Inspired by the trendiest fashion capitals of the world, […]
April 2, 2019

Effortless Nails For the Girl On the Go | Shine Last & Go | Essence Cosmetics

Go For Your Moment to Shine View this post on Instagram The perfect match for every outfit! 😍 Find your matching nail polish within the 50 […]
January 7, 2019

Caribbeantan Releases NEW Packaging

Hello NEW Exfolia Pouch! Caribbeantan has always been more than just another beauty brand – it’s a brand that promotes not only confidence and glamour, but […]
November 12, 2018

PRIME & LAST is here!

Made To Last No matter whether sports, shopping or long nights – our make-up has to face many challenges. The new essence trend edition “prime & […]
July 23, 2018

CATRICE Prisma Holographic Range Is Here

A new season is here, and so are an exciting new range of colours, styles, and techniques that will have you feeling FRESH and ready for […]
April 19, 2018

essence Wood You Love Me Trend edition

Trend edition alert from essence! Carved from the same wood! an idyllic walk in the outdoors, mild weather and the first rays of the sun gently […]
November 1, 2021

essence is NOW proud to be Vegan

World Vegan Day kicks off on the first of November this year. Celebrated annually, this day highlights the benefits of veganism for both humans and the […]
October 11, 2021

Caribbeantan Beginner’s Guide 101

Self-tan like a pro! With spring blossoming and the days warming up, we’re sure you’re just as eager as us for long summer days on the […]