Monthly Archives: July 2016

Confessions of a Brazilian Waxing Queen

You’ve never heard stories like these before!  Unless, that is, you’ve heard them from me, Svetlana Burckhardt, Sydney’s renowned Brazilian Waxing Queen. While the 1990s’ Sex and the City popularized the “Brazilian look,” the discomfort of the procedure led to a decline around the globe… until I led the movement to bring it back with […]

Are your cosmetics Cruelty-Free?

Have you heard the news?  Australia is going cruelty-free!  After a 2-year campaign by animal rights advocates, Australia’s raising itself to EU standards, banning animal testing here and the import of cruelty cosmetics from abroad. As a beauty professional and a vegetarian who strongly believes in living a cruelty-free life, I feel like this new […]