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We all know sun tanning is a health risk, but thousands of us have baked in the sun this summer and will continue to turn a blind eye in favour of sun kissed skin! If you love tanning and just can’t stay away, then make sure you are doing it right! We chatted to the stunning and talented  GP,  Dr Cara Duminy  from CapeAesthetics Clinic in Cape Town, to get the no nonsense low.


Get glowing this summer with our guide for the perfect ‘sunless tan’. Self-tanning has become an art form in trying to achieve that all season glow, while battling the dreaded patches, orange undertones and of course the obvious streaks! Professional spray tans are also an option for that instant bronzed look sans the hack of doing it yourself! Sporting the perfect and faultless ‘sunless tan’ this summer is possible- and we are here to show you how!.


We all know that good quality swimwear is a big investment- so you need to know how to care for your cozzies and make your favourites last forever! The ultimate goal of swimsuit care is to eliminate the chemicals and substances that harm its delicate fibers, including salt water, chlorine, oil from skin, sunscreen, dirt, and sand. Here are a few handy tips to keep your swimwear fresh, vibrant and ready to wear season after.


When our summer collection shoot took place at the beginning of September, we couldn’t have wished for a better day – blue skies and temperatures of a summer’s day. Our shoot was at a magnificent house in the heart of Cape Town. The tropical gardens and lush grounds were the surrounds to a mesmerizing turquoise pool that stretched for miles. The atmosphere was relaxed and cool, but with high excitement levels due to the.

CHASING THE SUN – Vacay to the City where Summer is all year around!

After a few months of Cape Town winter I was seriously ready to get some Vitamin D and feel the warm sun on my skin again! A long weekend for a family wedding in Zinkwazi in the North Coast of Natal was the perfect occasion to de-layer and deliver on my sunshine fix. Durban is one of my favourite cities, as it’s got a subtropical climate with hot and humid summers and the mildest,.

NEW Nicole Martine Gift Vouchers Now Available!

Searching for the perfect gift? Look no further, Nicole Martine Beachwear now offers gift vouchers for our full collection. Our gift vouchers give you the opportunity to spoil your loved ones and treat them to choose any of our luxury beachwear products. We offer, two different voucher designs to suit your style preference. Each voucher has quick and easy steps for you follow to redeem your voucher so that you can receive your NM Beachwear.

Summer bodies are made in winter!

Well i am fourth season is here… Nicole Martine Beachwear is a proud prize sponsor Nicole Martine Beachwear is a proud prize sponsor for well i am – SA’s one-of-a-kind wellness challenge now in its fourth season! You have 100 healthy days to revolutionise your body, your health and your habits. We know summer bodies are made in winter, so let’s get beach ready together to look & feel fabulous! How to sign up.

Tropical Winter Shoot at Paradiso House

On a beautiful clear cool winters day, we headed out to a gorgeous home named ‘Paradiso House’ in Higgovale to shoot our latest Winter ’15 collection. The outside courtyard and garden of Paradiso House was a perfect setting that combined a wintery feel with dotting’s of auburn leaves and the tropics with large garden palms, banana leaf trees and cosy island-chic décor. We chose a timeless charcoal /grey/ black colour palette for our latest.

Pineapple Fields & Tropical lush Jungle Gardens

At NM we seek adventure, we want to experience the local culture and go where the tourist tour bus does not. With that in mind, we plotted our route for the day over some freshly brewed coffee and local papaya (my husband opted for the crepes French style). First off to the pineapple region of the Mauritius Island – Les Mariannes where Victoria pineapples cover the tropical countryside. I do have to confess I.

Business trip to the tropical Island Paradise of Ile Maurice

Turquoise waters, long white powdery beaches, lush palms and warm balmy weather all year around- it’s the island paradise we all dream of… with family French Mauritian get-togethers and a few exciting meetings lined up, we were destined for the tropical island of Mauritius. NM Beachwear’s first overseas business trip- luxury island style. Cape Town winter was announcing its welcome with a few rather chilly days, so walking out of the Mauritian International SSR.