Experiment With Makeup With These Local Beauty Gurus

Since you've got some time to brush up on a skill or two, why not watch these local beauty gurus and improve your makeup game? 

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Cynthia Gwebu

If you’re looking for a local YouTube channel or influencer that focuses on all things beauty, skincare and lifestyle and offers plenty of inspiration with plenty of tutorials, GRWM (Get Ready With Me) videos and reviews, then be sure to give Capetonian beauty, Cynthia Gwebu, a follow! Also, keep up with her latest blogs on www.cynthiagwebu.com.

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Kandy Kane Makeup

For amazing makeup tips, hairstyle and outfits inspo, product reviews, daily vlogs and much more, Kandy Kane is your girl! Her makeup tutorials will definitely have you rummaging through your makeup collection, experimenting with various items and exploring your creativity. Most of her videos use products that you’ll find at your nearest Dis-Chem or Clicks.

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Mihlali N

Mihlali Ndamase is a breath of fresh air and her content on her various platforms is just incredible and inspiring! We can happily visit her Instagram page and scroll through it all day. We absolutely love her style. She creates her videos around all things beauty, ranging on topics such as makeup hauls, how-to makeup tutorials, trying new products on the beauty market, vlogs and doing fun challenges.

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Charli the Bearded Beauty Boy

From Cape Town, this freelance makeup and hair stylist is another must follow if you’re looking for unique looks, fabulousity and grooming goodies. He took part in the NYX #FACEAWARDS SA 2019 with incredible works of art, including Neon Saviour and Tattoo Temple. Check out his YouTube page to see what these creations looked like and how he created them. He is active on Instagram daily and shares amazing makeup inspiration, GRWM videos and product reviews.

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Thandi Gama

From travel and fashion to lifestyle and makeup, Thandi Gama has got you covered in all aspects of the world of beauty. We’re fond of her GRWM videos that compile an entire gorgeous look from hair to makeup and the outift, her Issa Vlog series, skincare routines, product reviews, try-on hauls and more. Visit her social media platforms and give her a follow!

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Arnando Gericke, also known as PlumBoyy, has wowed us with his out-of-this-world talent and makeup creations on his Instagram account! Give him a follow and you’ll see what we mean. We absolutely adore his creativity and his amazing sense of humour (his Insta-stories can be quite hilarious!) And what we didn’t know is the fact that he is self-taught. If you love his smokey date night glam look below, watch the Insta-story! With a little practice, anyone can do this look.

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SheWolf SA

This beautiful lady is wonderful, inside and out. SheWolf SA, or Hannah Kruyer, uploads YouTube videos every Friday that focus on beauty, lifestyle, travel and hair. And you’ll see a lot of collabs on the social media channels with makeup bestie, Charli the Bearded Beauty Boy. They’re definitely a hilarious duo. Follow her on Instagram for some amazing makeup inspiration.

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