Were opaque tights and cozy jeggings your best friend through winter? And have they added another cozy layer: all that fuzz and flakiness that's grown in since you started skipping skirts and shorts? Yup! Thought so. After months of grizzly-like hibernation, your legs will likely be requiring some ... Read More about Slick tricks to make legs look more toned (Prep time: 10 minutes. Gym time: 0)
Remember how every single French woman I have ever met has confessed to an obsessive fascination for face masks? They are simply following in the heritage of the likes of Marie Antoinette and Catherine de Médicis, who were slathering potent stuff on their faces long before beauty brands took over ... Read More about Steal these all-natural DIY beauty recipes from the French (yes, including the ones with cabbage!)
To say that this week has been mind-numbingly stressful and muscle-achingly exhausting would be an understatement. Now, all I want to do is slip my weary, achy body into a warm, relaxing bath, then slip under a fluffy duvet with a hot chocolate in one hand and The Museum of Extraordinary Things in ... Read More about Stressed? Tired? Have a headache? Try one of these ULTIMATE feel-better-right-now baths
The BB cream craze? It started in Asia. As did, incidentally, CC, DD and now EE creams. 3D nail art? Skin lightening creams? Asia, too. Bee venom creams? Snail gel facials? Asia and Asia. Infused cloth and hydrogel face masks? Yup, you guessed it right. It's Asia again. These days, it seems ... Read More about Move over, BB: Our skin NEEDS these new Asian beauty innovations!
Apple cider vinegar, hot water with lemon, ginger tea, cinnamon, grapefruit juice, green smoothie... yes, we all want to start the day on a healthy note but somehow there's too little morning-time to pack in everything. I tried it for a couple of weeks but even keeping just a half-hour interval ... Read More about This super-simple DIY drink could change your skin. And your body. AND your mornings.