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About Life As Leslin

Leslin, born and raised in Cape Town believed that life is meant to be lived extraordinary. Her journey as a lifestyle blogger was first influenced by my passion for natural hair and creativity. Through amazing life experiences she yearned to create an enjoyable and informative hub for creative extraordinary women. Take a glimpse into her life as Leslin.

20 Words Of Advice For The 20 Somethings

I’m pretty sure you all have seen the 10 year challenge going around on social media. We saw funny memes, real growth in certain individuals, in some cases we want to find out what’s the secret in peoples fountain of youth, there was also some more serious highlights of things we need to take care and be aware of. Looking back on my 20’s I would like to share a few tips that may [...]

Crystal Clear

The last couple of years, since settling back in Cape Town, I have had a spiritual revelation, an awakening. I am now so called woke, whatever these young folk are calling it these days. If you have been following me on social media, you would have noticed I have been going through a transformation, I don’t know where this is leading me but I'm loving the journey. It all started with my hair, embracing [...]

Get TOSS’D

A couple of weeks ago I stumbled across this little gem and had to share this goodness with you! I feel like my prayers for healthy eating options have been answered as I walked into Toss'd. What makes this restaurant different is that you can actually build your own customised dishes with their diverse and fresh ingredients available. From their delicious warm bowls, soups wraps and salads to their fresh juices and smoothies. I [...]

My #5 Summer Hair Care Tips For Curlies

A head full of curls can become quite tiring to manage in the Summertime - From swimming and being cute poolside or on the beach, to evenings out - don't let your curls get you down. Here are my 5 top tips for taking care of your curls this Summer. 1. Protective Styles - Protective styles, not only look amazing, but offer you a low maintenance option for your hair, that [...]

Curly to Straight Tutorial

The Perfect Blowout Using Design Essentials Agave and Lavender 4 Step Silk Press Collection. I usually blow dry and silk press my hair once a year and Design Essentials has always been a trusted source. As you all know I'm a big fan of Design Essential products, a product I can always rely on. Check out my Curly to Straight Tutorial. The Perfect Blowout Using Design Essentials Agave and Lavender [...]

The Perfect Blowout

The Perfect Blowout Using Design Essentials Agave and Lavender 4 Step Silk Press Collection. I usually blow dry and silk press my hair once a year and Design Essentials has always been a trusted source. As you all know I'm a big fan of Design Essential products, a product I can always rely on. Check out my Curly to Straight Tutorial and some Tips below for to help you use the products effectively. [...]

How To Be A Boss

It’s funny how from one social media post, a whole door of opportunities opens. The question is, am I going to walk through any of those doors or stand in the doorway? Are you a boss? I hope you answered yes. Below I share some tips on how to be a boss, A BOSS OF YOUR LIFE! 1. Love yourself What does loving yourself mean to you? To me, it means wanting and creating [...]

By |2018-07-21T13:58:41+02:00Jul 20th, 2018|Categories: Featured Lifestyle, Lifestyle|Tags: , |0 Comments

10 Travel Tips For Girls

One of my passions is travelling and the thrill of planning, packing and finally jetting off to the destination I’ve been dreaming of, is so amazing. I’ve been fortunate enough to have travelled all over the globe - Finland, Amsterdam, USA, Alaska, Mexico, Singapore, Thailand, Costa  Rica, Australia, London, China to name a few. Japan and Greece being two of my favourites. Japan for its hospitality and architecture and Greece for the beaches and ruins - [...]

By |2018-06-26T22:41:47+02:00May 31st, 2018|Categories: Featured Travel, Travel|0 Comments

Curl Chemistry Review

Curl Chemistry - Shampoo The shampoo has a fruity, flowery and fresh scent, I’m totally in love with it! When you pour it out on your hand the consistency is not too thick, nor too runny. The shampoo, a beautifully crafted system is infused with rich botanical blend of shea butter, olive oil and pomegranate extract. The key feature of the shampoo is that it is curly girl friendly! What this means is that it’s [...]

Namibia December 2017

Hello Loves! I made a vow to myself that I would travel at least once a year! This is me in Namibia December 2017. Namibia is such an underrated country - I hope to visit again very soon! Special Thanks To : Brandon Oliver from EMIT Technologies Sam Tengani From LS Design LAB Jason Zabel From Jason Zabel Photography Song : Cover of Khalid - Location Enjoy Thanks for taking the time to view! Don't [...]

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