How to be a platinum blonde...

How to be a platinum blonde…

…if you are really dark haired and have strong eyebrows. I’ve been meaning to write about this for a while. After all hair is a major part of your face. And the trend of going beach blonde/ash/grey/silver has been growing a lot lately. I’ve already had my hair bleached for…

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Boozy scents to keep you going over the holidays

Boozy scents to keep you going over the holidays

If you can’t go without a drink throughout the day, you probably have a problem that must be addressed. But if you just like the smell of a little festive booze floating around this time of year, what you need is a good perfume that 1) is happy and 2)…

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REN's new flash facial is a step above

REN’s new flash facial is a step above

British brand REN always has something up its sleeve. Now they have something for the chronically lazy (hear hear) and/or the chronically busy. This flash review is for both. The New Flash Rinse 1 Minute Facial is a magic potion in a tube. You scoop it out, you put it…

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Diptyque L'art du Soin for the Face line review

Diptyque L’art du Soin for the Face line review

The French know how to do chic. They know how to do skincare. They know how to do fragrance that sweeps you off your feet. So why not do perfectly scented skincare that sweeps you off your feet? According to their marketing director, Miryam Badault, Diptyque realized they were throwing…

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Jean Paul Gaultier 20 years of Classique

Jean Paul Gaultier 20 years of Classique

Or more appropriately… Who doesn’t know those ubiquitous torso bottles? Jean Paul Gaultier is inimitable and hard to categorize.  From ultra structured clothes to iconic perfumes (both for men and women), the cheeky French designer has dressed every bigger-than-life figure in recent pop culture – from Madonna (the infamous cone…

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Penhaligon's Regent St. store makeover

Penhaligon’s Regent St. store makeover

 Most of you will have heard the name Penhaligon’s, a respected English perfumery that has launched many classics since its foundation in 1870. They recently finished redesigning their flagship store on London’s Regent Street and what a surprise that was. Before the change, the store maintained a similar style to…

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