My skin hates me at the moment :( But with six weeks of continuous travelling, layers of makeup melting into every pore in the summer heat, three hours of sleep a night (if I am lucky) and loads of junk food, even I have to admit that it has good reason to pout and rebel. What I do hate though is ... Read More about Drink up (a pina colada!) for beautiful skin
Forget the green juices and wheatgrass shots: our new healthy beverage of choice is the humble cup of tea. Except that it's not so humble any more, what with the blending in of innumerable exotic ingredients – right from acai berries to rosehip chips – in a single cuppa. Case in point: Kusmi's BB ... Read More about BB Tea: Worth the hype?
For all the admonishments we get to arrive at least 20 minutes before the appointment, switch off the cellphone, steer clear of the razor and clearly communicate any discomforts, there is surprisingly little advice dispensed at the end of spa treatments on what to do in the hours ahead! But ... Read More about What to do AFTER a spa treatment!
Oh! Thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you makers of 18 Again for finding one more thing that's wrong with women's bodies. As if needing to be a size zero, having porcelain skin and destroying even the tiniest bit of cellulite was not enough, we now get to worry about "feeling like a virgin" ... Read More about Do you want to be 18 again down-there?
I always knew that the once-monthly spots that overtook my chin were the result of not-so-stable hormones. However, when my dermatologist took one look at the sudden outcrop of angry zits on my nose and asked me to get my blood pressure checked, it introduced me to a whole new (actually old) science ... Read More about What is your acne telling you?