Hell yeah, GlamGlow mud mask

Hell yeah, GlamGlow mud mask

You won’t find someone happier to slap mud on her face and expect the best. This eagerness (or lack of repulsion) stems from a long tradition of Communist-era approved mud baths resorts where mostly everything could be cured by a little piggy playtime. I hadn’t smeared myself with clay in…

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Skin Regimen from [comfort zone]

Skin Regimen from [comfort zone]

They do say Italians know how to live the good life. From spa products company [comfort zone] comes a new cosmetic line. It is accompanied by an entire lifestyle book aiming to change those bad habits affecting your skin and its ageing. The creams and potions won’t fight the bad…

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The super palette

Face Palette from Topshop

If you need a palette in your drawer at the office for the quick touch up – Topshop’s Face Palette is the way to go. Not to mention it’s on sale for £3 right now, which only means I will have to stock up for the foreseeable future because this baby…

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My not so secret obsession - hotel toiletries

My not so secret obsession – hotel toiletries

Recently I had the opportunity to spend a night in Vienna and indulge in one of my many obsessions – hotels and their corresponding amazing en suites. Disregarding the fact that it was an airport hotel and, forced by circumstances, I didn’t get to see anything of the city, the…

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The elusive iris note...

The Elusive Iris Note

As a single note, the iris – regardless of its provenance – struck me as stinking of alcohol. Worse, it simply smelled like a drunk’s emptied stomach. The revelation that it is used as a fixative in gin made complete sense. It smells of gin, but then it smells of…

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Sa majeste among its subjects

Sa Majeste La Rose

Sa majeste among its subjects Rose, rosa, trandafir, роза, gül, ارتفع. “What’s in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet” said Juliet. The rose is the queen of perfumery. Or the king, depending on your native language.  It just rules… It’s…

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