Few weeks ago, when I was in Provence, the region 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 ... Read More about The (many) beauty benefits of lavender: Ultra-easy DIY recipes included!
There are few things I love more than the scent of jasmine flowers. It's soft and sensuous in equal measures... heady and soothing, intoxicating and purifying, soulful and exotic... so many contradictions, all bundled into tiny white buds that have the power to evoke cooling summer breezes and ... Read More about Beauty DIY: A hair mask that will make your strands feel like spun silk. Guaranteed.
There is a reason the humble carrot is figuring so prominently in many skincare products nowadays – the crunchy orange power food is loaded with beta-carotene, or pro-vitamin A, which is often referred to as the "beauty vitamin" because of its importance in maintaining the skin's health. Add in its ... Read More about Beauty DIY: The face mask that’s like a juice cleanse for your skin
We've spoken about L’Officine Universelle Buly before... the 215-year-old French brand that's undergone a magnificent renaissance in the hands of Ramdane Touhami (former co-owner of Cire Trudon) and Victoire de Taillac to become a 21st century favorite for those in the know. Their water-based ... Read More about Can this ancient Hawaiian beauty secret give you amazing skin?
Between St. Patrick's Day, Emma Stone, Lindsay Lohan, George Clooney and Liam Neeson, it seems the Irish are taking over our world. And that's hardly surprising, considering the beauty of the Irish has been renowned across continents for centuries. Which is why we've dug up some of the most ... Read More about Skip the booze, try these fabulous Irish beauty recipes for St. Patrick’s Day!