Embryolisse and La Roche-Posay sit at every pharmacy around the corner. Avène and Bioderma are possibly even more easily available Stateside than in France. Le Petit Marseillais and Lierac are present at Walgreens. French beauty, in short, is under threat of becoming almost generic. Surely, ... Read More about Secret files: 11 cult French beauty products you haven’t heard about a zillion times already!
Much as I have been excited about the launch of Glossier Play, this is not cool, Glossier. Not cool at all. It is 2019, and if by now you haven’t learned that non-biodegradable glitter is killing our planet, you deserve all the brickbats your customers are wielding right now. And actually, you do ... Read More about I was super-excited about Glossier Play… till I found out about this!
I love anything with turmeric – food and skincare included – so trying out Sunday Riley’s CEO Glow Vitamin C + Turmeric Face Oil was a no-brainer. But while I was drawn to it for the turmeric, I ultimately stayed for the Vitamin C. That's because the CEO Glow Face Oil bypasses traditional forms ... Read More about Do you need this: Sunday Riley’s CEO Glow Vitamin C + Turmeric Face Oil
Today, I was addressing a conference packed with Greek beauty-istas and the shine off their collective hairdos' was blinding. And it turns out that those thick, lustrous, super-smooth and magically shiny tresses were the result of one single ingredient: Yogurt. Yes, yogurt. Which is packed ... Read More about Beauty recipe: The one-ingredient mask for super-shiny hair
If I was to force feed you a rich meat stew at 6 am, followed by a roast chicken an hour later, it's a definite possibility that your digestive system would rebel AND your energy levels would go into free fall. Similarly, there are reasons we don't (usually) hit the gym at 3 in the morning, nor ... Read More about Your skin’s 24-hour cycle (because for skincare, timing is EVERYTHING!)