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It’s amazing how a few makeup products can transform your look and immediately boost your confidence. Makeup = feel good.

8 Ways To Wear Red Lipstick, Without Looking Over Dressed

Your face is one of your biggest accessories. Knowing how to wear makeup and makeup colours can do wonders for your image and appearance. When wearing red lips, choosing the perfect undertone according to your skin tone is key. To get your perfect match, test lip colours with either a blue, coral or brick undertone and […]

Behind The Scenes For My Cover Shoot With Gesond! And Die Burger.

I was so excited when Gesond! a supplement paper that covers health and beauty which appears in Die Burger twice a month contacted me. Not only did they want to use me as their beauty expert regarding make-up tips, but also to be the model for the front page. Yay!! The photo-shoot was taken on Tuesday […]

Styling Angie For The SA Wedding Show

I love styling Angie De Wet, owner of Tosca Salon Hair and Beauty. 🙂 This was the first SA Wedding Show Expo held over 7-9 June 2013 at the CTICC and Tosca  salon was one of the main sponsors. Day 1/Look1 Day 2/Look2 Day 3/Look3 Make-up and wardrobe styling by me.

Attention All Makeup Addicts!!

I am SO excited to announce that I’m now also available at the MAC Cosmetics counter in Tyger Valley!  Meet the team! Michelle and Roxy   Mariaan, Carina and Gaynor   Lee-Ann and Tammy   Jean Pop in store and say hi! Alternatively call 021 914 9208, or email me at style@jillhector.com to find out […]

Style Makeover: See this mom’s amazing transformation!

I had the best time styling Petro (Lollie) De Manielle, winner of  the Eikestad Mall’s Mother’s Day competition,  helping her to update her current style and enhance her natural beauty…   Lollie describes her style as comfortable and casual with very little colour. She recently lost 35 kg’s and needed advice on how to dress for her new […]

Competition: Win Mom a Mother’s Day Makeover

You can win your mom an amazing make-over day plus a luxury one night B&B breakaway for two, worth R 15 000! To nominate your mom, send her details with a recent photo of her, along with a sentence or two telling us why she is so special. Entries close 12:00 on 7 May 2015. […]

Competition: Win A Gift Voucher Worth R700!

Stand a chance to win a gift voucher worth R700 to spend on any of these services: Make-up styling Personal shopping Wardrobe planning TO ENTER: Complete the personal style questionnaire and subscribe to the newsletter here. Like our Facebok page  and comment to say that you have completed the questionnaire and subscribed to the newsletter here. Terms and […]

Mini Makeover with Hanlie.

I decided to do a mini makeover with Hanlie,  to show her what a difference hair, make-up and the right choice of clothing style can do to enhance your assets. She rarely wears make-up and because she doesn’t know how to style her hair, it always ends up in a ponytail. (Something many women are […]

Make-up Styling: Marilyn’s Year End Function

It was Marilyn’s year end function, and she decided to go all out and spoil herself. She had her hair done, got a matching mani and pedi and asked me to do her make-up. She doesn’t usually wear make-up, so I decided to go for a bold day look – smokey eye with a pop […]

Orms Women’s day event

  Spoils and pampering with Orms. Ladies could enjoy some bubbly and canapés while getting #photoready. There were hair, make-up and nail stations to ensure that everyone looked their  best for a fun “portrait shoot” with acclaimed photographers Patrick Toselli and Neil Kirby. Best of all, photos were free to take home with you! You […]

Mix and Match

How often do you play with your wardrobe and combine items that you usually wouldn’t have thought of wearing together? When it comes to mixing things up, it’s all about knowing your #style #identity and finding a way to express that. #identity #style #monochrome #pastels #fun #feminine #professional Mix and Match by huefashion featuring stainless […]

Office Chic

Are you climbing the corporate ladder? If so, nothing says “I’m the boss and in charge” more than looking the part. Style message: Confident, feminine, classy, powerful. Office Chic by jill-hector featuring a nail polish

5 Reasons to use make-up remover.

Make-up remover is the first step in your cleansing process and is something that shouldn’t be ignored. Using a make-up remover can do wonders for your skin. 5 Reasons to use make-up remover Dissolves makeup for easy removal. Prevents clogged pores. Prevents the skin from looking dull. Prevents puffy eyes and eye infections. Prevents pre-mature signs […]

7 reasons to wear make-up.

When you feel beautiful it shows… Here are 7 reasons to wear makeup: Evens complexion and conceals blemishes. Enhances natural features. Boosts confidence. Fashion for face. Brings out personality. Style expression.

Make-up and Beauty with Aristea PSO Girls Hostel

We had such a fun morning. Aristea PSO Girls hostel in Stellenbosch University invited us to share some make-up and skin care tips with their first year students. There were about 400 girls, and we had to split the presentation into two groups. I was doing the talking, while Fran was applying the make-up. I […]

4 Reasons to wear Lip Liner

Why you should wear lip liner. Lip liner: Defines and reshapes your lips. Corrects and smooths your lip shape. Prevents lip colour from bleeding into fine lines and Creates a stay-fast lipstick or gloss when applied over the entire lip. A must have beauty product!   Google image

Word of the day: Primer

Applying primer is an optional make-up step. It can make your make-up last longer and improve your skin’s overall appearance, leaving your make-up looking fresh the entire day. There are different kinds of cosmetic primers such as foundation primer, eyelid primer, lip primer, and mascara primer. Apply foundation primer after your moisturiser and before your foundation. […]

Word of the day: Concealer

Concealer A concealer or colour corrector is a type of cosmetic that is used to mask dark circles, age spots, large pores, and other small blemishes visible on the skin. It is similar to foundation, but thicker and used to hide different pigments by blending the imperfection into the surrounding skin tone. It is normally applied after primer, but before foundation and used on the face. Wikipedia

Dramatic Bombshell: Party Outfit, Look #2

What’s your party style? Dramatic Bombshell This style is all about playing up your figure and looking as sexy and attractive as possible. If you like being the centre of attention and having heads turn, this outfit is definitely for you. Party Outfit by jill-hector featuring a bodycon skirt Share the look if it’s your […]

City Chic: Party Outfit, Look #1

What’s your party style? City Chic This style is sexy without being overt and modern without being too trendy. Party Outfit by jill-hector featuring white shoes


Debrah and Elizabeth were the lucky winners of our Mother’s Day Make-over Competition worth over R18 000. These prizes included: Hair and Beauty from Tosca Salon worth R10 440 HAIR: HairColour / Highlights | Cut & Blow | Schwarzkopf In Salon Treatment Product: 3 x Schwarzkopf products. BEAUTY: Nimue Therapeutic Facial | Gelish Nails | Gelish Toes | Brow […]