Long weekday nights with crazy work deadlines. Longer weekend nights with crazier socialising. No sleep. Tons of junk food. And makeup that's more often slept in than not. In the middle of all this craziness, who has the time for long detox rituals and complicated concoctions? Instead, try ... Read More about The 5-minute, 2-ingredient detox that you can (easily!) do at home
Right now, everything in Provence literally seems to glow bluish-purple. The color of soft lavender bushes shimmering against a blue sky... rolling up balmy country days and the soulfulness of summer into one pretty package. But as I've come to realise through talking with both beauty industry ... Read More about The (many) beauty benefits of lavender: Ultra-easy DIY recipes included!
Lately, despite the twice daily cleansing and moisturising, an hour at the gym, weekly scrubs and face packs and copious amounts of water, I have been noticing that my skin has never ever looked this terrible. It's reached a point where strangers at the malls are asking me if I am sick and need ... Read More about What stress (or anger!) does to your face… and how to fix it!
After my last post – 50 amazing beauty tricks with coconut oil – I have received tons of queries about the best type of coconut oil available in the market. How do you pick the best, most healthy version? Which one will work best for the skin and hair? Virgin or refined? What do "cold ... Read More about Virgin? Expeller pressed? Organic? Cold pressed? Centrifuged? How do I choose the best coconut oil?
My recent quest for a healthier existence took me to a yoga school yesterday morning. Where I realised (much to my horror) that it's quite different from simply strolling into a gym, water bottle and towel in hand. Yoga requires a certain amount of prep-work even before you step into the class ... Read More about The essential guide to prepping for yoga