Woman & Home South Africa

Woman & Home South Africa

May - June 2020

Woman & Home puts the reader at the centre of everything they do, never pigeonholing, always believing it’s attitude not age that matters, always with a positive tone that connects to the reader, giving her confidence, glamour and inspiration to try new experiences. woman&home has a brand new attitude and offers irresistible inspiration each and every month.

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winning hands

1 Make a statement with cherry-red Catrice Iconails Gel Lacquer in Caught On The Red Carpet, R59,95. 2 OPI Long-wear Lacquer in Do You Sea What I Sea, R290, is a fun way to perk up an otherwise neutral beauty look. 3 A nude manicure makes any outfit look polished, and Essie Nail Lacquer in Lady Like, R99,95, is luxe for less. 4 Think red with blue undertones for pale skin, and orange hues for olive complexions. Orly Nail Lacquer in Haute Red, R165, works on everyone. 5 Add sparkle with Mavala Mini Nail Color in 213 Pure Diamond, R94, or sweep over colour as a chic topper. 6 Trind Caring Color Nail Lacquer in Hey Sailor!, R99,95, is elegantly navy.…

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the best salon appointments...

* FIRM UP FAT CoolSculpting, from R7 000 for a 60-minute zone-specific fat treatment. A non-surgical fat-reduction technique using controlled cooling to help eliminate stubborn fat. It’s surprisingly comfy, and the cooling of the skin is preferable to treatments that heat skin; see laserderm.co.za * TIGHTEN UP ZONES For loose skin, try a 30-minute radio frequency Exilis Elite treatment, from R1 550 for the eye area, to boost your body’s collagen levels. It’s non-invasive and similar to Thermage, but less painful and more affordable. You may require up to three days of downtime after, but will notice a difference within a few months. See skinrenewal.co.za * JUST DE-STRESS AWAY The Sothys Hanakasumi nourishing and relaxing body ritual, from R600 for an hour, is inspired by ancient Asian meditation traditions, and does wonders…

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horseradish beef and root vegetable wine stew

Throw everything into a casserole dish and let it gently simmer away in the oven for a delicious, warming meal. Serves 6 m Ready in 2 hours 30 minutes 2tbsp plain flour2tbsp hot horseradish sauce750g chuck steak, cut into large cubes2 onions, chopped3 garlic cloves, crushed3 parsnips, peeled and quartered1 small butternut squash, peeled and cut into large cubes3 medium fresh beetroot, scrubbed and cut into wedges600ml beef stock300ml red wine2tbsp tomato pastea few sprigs of thyme10 sage leaves, friedfinely grated zest of 1 lemonmashed potato, to serve 1 Heat the oven to 180°C, 160°C fan. Mix together flour and horseradish sauce and season generously. Toss beef through mixture and put in a large, lidded casserole dish. 2 Add onions, garlic, parsnips, squash and beetroot. Mix well. 3 Add beef stock, wine, tomato paste and…

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four easy at-home workouts

✣ REVERSE LUNGE TO HIGH KNEE Perform a reverse lunge, bending both knees so they form 90° angles. Then, keeping your back leg bent, bring it forwards and up into a high-knee position. ✣ MOUNTAIN CLIMBER Perform a plank, resting your weight on hands and balls of feet. Lift right foot off the floor and raise your knee close to chest. Return to starting position and repeat with left. ✣ JUMPING SQUAT Perform a full squat, then drive through your heels, jumping up towards the ceiling. Land with soft knees in the squat position, and repeat. ✣ JOGGING KICKBACK Jog quickly on the spot, kicking legs up behind you so they alternately touch your bottom in quick succession.…

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new for you

COMING IN HOT Inject some sunshine into your life (and kitchen) with Le Creuset’s Nectar, a gold-toned hue swirled with caramel and honey. It’s just the thing to keep the cold-weather blues away, and this casserole is perfect for those tasty and comforting stews. Signature Buffet Casserole in Nectar, from R3 799 for 2ℓ IT’S A DOG’S LIFE As they’re part of the family, our pooches deserve the best, which is why I couldn’t resist these clever and stylish pet products – from a dog bowl designed to keep long ears clean and dry (ingenious!) to a super-comfortable bed that’s easy to clean. There are even vegan biscuits, rich in dietary oat fibre and suitable for pets with gluten intolerances. GET THE GLOW What’s the quickest way to change your dining room from drab to…

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june’s great reads

BOOK OF THE MONTH A Long Petal of the Sea (Bloomsbury) by Isabel Allende Starting at the end of the Spanish Civil War in 1939, we follow two characters – Roser and Victor – who flee Franco’s dictatorship and board a ship to Chile, commissioned by poet Pablo Neruda. Historical fact is entwined with fiction as families are displaced by war, torn apart and reunited. A novel for our times. BRILLIANT PAGE- TURNER Such a Fun Age (Bloomsbury) by Kiley Reid The threat of humiliation by a viral video looms over Emira’s life. A young black woman, she’s wrongfully accused of kidnapping the white toddler she’s babysitting, and the incident makes her second-guess the authenticity of her employers’ kind gestures – especially that of the child’s mom, Alix. A moving look at class…