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!)
This time in Paris, I had an epiphany. A huge one: All these years, I have been wearing a false Chanel No. 5. Not fake, just false. That's because what we know as Chanel No. 5 Eau de Parfum is not really the legendary fragrance created by Ernest Beaux for Mademoiselle Chanel in 1921. It is, in ... Read More about Parfum vs EDP vs EDT: What the brands will never tell you (it’s more than just concentration levels!)
To me, there is nothing more beautiful than the first rain showers of the season. There is something so magical about the rain – especially as you sit on the edge of the seas, watching the sparkling raindrops fall from the distant skies above onto the sheets of water below, the breeze picking up and ... Read More about Perfumes that bring home the rains… forever!
A deliciously warm, sweet and slightly powdery mist rising from the cobblestones, flower stands spilling with freshly cut lilies, bustling cafés serving smoky teas, cozy boulangeries waking up the mornings with crusty baguettes, the rich wood and crystal interiors of Versailles, the endless eras of ... Read More about Meet the top 8 candles for firing up that Parisian je ne sais quoi!
Like that statement bag and killer heels, your perfume says a lot about you. However, with the mammoth number of options available, choosing a new fragrance might seem like a task that requires an army of professionals. Simply tackle your scent wardrobe with these easy tips. What's your ... Read More about Signature scent: Is your fragrance wrong for you?