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?
Much as I love winter, the knit hats, dry heat and bitterly cold temperatures are a surefire recipe for hair disaster. Think: absolute and total loss of any shine, unattractive flakiness, a thinning hairline and brittle strands. So, this time I decided it was time to dig into the recipes of the ... Read More about Beauty DIY: A hair mask that’s guaranteed to make your strands feel like spun silk
What I love about winter: Getting cozy by the fireplace, snuggling under a blanket and watching The Crown, building a snowman, eating gingerbread, reading The Vintage Summer Wedding over a steaming mug of hot chocolate, wrapping up in a soft-as-silk cashmere scarf, roasting marshmallows around a log ... Read More about The weather wreaking havoc on your hands? Try this super-easy DIY treatment
A German friend suggested this new (actually old – they've been using it in Germany for some 12,000 years!) beauty recipe for hair that's lost its mojo and seems totally dry and dull (MINE!). I took it for a road test this week and after ages had hair that actually seemed bouncy and healthy and ... Read More about Beauty recipe: The apple hair mask (it makes hair all smooth & shiny!)
I have grown up with the sweet, spicy and herbaceous aroma of fresh coriander (also known as cilantro or Chinese parsley) wafting through the house at mealtimes. I know it's great for lowering cholesterol and treating digestive issues, when taken internally. However, it wasn't till I was reading ... Read More about Coriander: My skin’s new BFF (you may know it as cilantro!)