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Remember these futuristic fashion flexes? [photos]

It’s officially a year since the South African entertainment industry lost one of its most talented – and fashionable stars; Riky Rick.

Despite being 34 years young when he passed, the Stay Shining hitmaker accumulated a wealth of fashion knowledge and was years ahead of his time.

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riky–rick-fashion-moments-we-ll-never-forget”FIVE RIKY RICK FASHION MOMENTS WE’LL NEVER FORGET

Face mask on fleek

Before Covid-19 existed or Kanye West and co. started wearing bizarre face coverings, Riky Rick rocked up on the 2018 SAMA red carpet wearing an orange mesh face mask.

The look stole the spotlight and kickstarted the viral #RikyRick challenge.

Everybody gets sneakers!

From petrol attendants to avid fans to Pearl Thusi’s daughter Thandolwethu, Riky was Santa Claus when it game to gifting away free designer sneakers.

Men wear pink – and sandals – too!

Riky Rick was comfortable with his masculinity and was able to pull off feminine fashion looks with ease and style.

OG Gucci gang

Before Andile Mpisane flaunted his wealth though his fashion looks, Riky Ricky was the ultimate label lover.

And whilst Riky taught us a thing or two about French and Italian brands, his love for local was just as strong.

Bearded Boss Zonke

As co-founder of Legends barbershop, Riky Rick made the fade and facial hair the ultimate fashion flex.

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This Game-Changing Turmeric Face Mask Has Been in My Skincare Routine for 7 Years

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Kiehl's mask Tout

Kiehl’s mask Tout

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There aren’t many beauty products I buy more than once — it’s rare that something wows me to the point that I can’t live without it. But the Kiehl’s Turmeric Cranberry Seed Energizing Radiance Mask blew me away when I tried it in 2016, and I’ve been using it ever since.

My skin can get oily, and I have to be vigilant about keeping sebum and blackheads at bay. From the first use, this face mask;elm:context_link;itc:0″ class=”link “face mask left my skin feeling clean and incredibly soft, evacuating all the excess buildup from my pores. It also gave my face a taut, lifted effect — not tight or uncomfortable, but firm and defined.

It has a satisfyingly thick, putty-like texture that’s dotted with crushed cranberry seeds for manual exfoliation. It doesn’t take much to cover the face, so the product lasts a long time. Sometimes I just apply it to the oilier parts of my face, like the nose, chin, and forehead, or use it as a spot treatment for a stubborn recurring zit or deep blackhead.

Kiehl's Since 1851 Turmeric Cranberry Seed Energizing Radiance Mask

Kiehl’s Since 1851 Turmeric Cranberry Seed Energizing Radiance Mask


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It dries in about 10 minutes, and then you wet your hands with warm water and slowly begin working it off with a circular motion. It can take awhile, but I like the process and find that the longer I take with it, the better my results are. The turmeric can be messy, so I suggest finishing with a washcloth that isn’t precious, or doing the

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Beauty spot: The latest skincare launches

Now February is well underway, it’s a good time to think about switching up skincare routines.

Changes in the weather may have made your skin dry, or you may feel like your trusty old moisturiser just isn’t doing the trick anymore.

Well, the good news is that a whole crop of excellent formulas is about to appear at your favourite beauty retailers. Read on for details.

Harborist’s Hyper-Gentle Balm-Gel Cleanser

Great for use on combination or oily skin types, Harborist’s popular product is also great for removing make-up and sunscreen at the end of the day. Formulated with camellia and jojoba seed oils, simply add a splash of water to the gel to transform it into a thin milk. It’s vegan-friendly and made without added fragrance or essential oils too.

Skin Proud’s Proud Pods

If you haven’t tried out squalene yet, there’s no time like the present. Made with 100 per cent plant-based squalene, these serum capsules are ideal for use when travelling. After cleansing, open one of the ampoules and then distribute the contents evenly across the face and neck, once per day, followed by a layer of moisturiser.

Dreem Distillery’s Moonlit Mask

When skin seems particularly dry, a face mask is often the key to restoring hydration. Made with broad-spectrum CBD, bakuchiol oil, willow bark extract, and kaolin, this indulgent product is packed full of nourishing goodness for even the driest of complexions. Following your usual skincare routine, apply a thin layer of the indulgent mask to the face and neck prior to bedtime and wake up looking fresh-faced in the morning.

BEAUTYPRO’s VITAMIN-C Brightening Sheet Mask

Love a sheet mask but don’t like the plastic associated with traditional offerings? BEAUTYPRO has the answer. The brand has just unveiled a face mask line which comes in 100

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