Posts by: Vicky Lee

The Cartier Queen’s Cup is one of the top five polo tournaments in the world, attracting the most prestigious names in the sport and the crème de la creme of British society, including the HM The Queen. The final, which this year fell on 18th June, is more than a sporting event: this glamorous date on the social...

When it comes to exfoliating my skin, nothing beats a good scrub for me. A scrub is the fastest way to brighten and revitalize my complexion – not to mention how satisfying it is to see those dead cells come off as I gently massage the scrub all over my face. My absolute favorite scrub is Skinfood Black Sugar Mask...

  Founded only in 2007 by creative genius Tamara Ralph and savvy businessman Michael Russo, British fashion couture house Ralph & Russo already made history when they were invited by the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture to show their collection on the official schedule at Paris Haute Couture Week – the first...

It is no secret that cleansing is the cornerstone of the Korean skincare routine: whereas most women hurriedly skip through this step, Korean ladies (and gentlemen) take their time to thoroughly remove every last trace of dirt and grime from their faces, often utilizing up to three cleansers to get the job done. But,...

Now that summer has officially arrived, it is time to retire high-coverage liquid foundations and tinted BB Creams in favour of more lightweight cushion compacts. These sheer formula-soaked sponges give your skin that natural, dewy radiance that makes it look like it’s glowing from within and are loaded with skincare...

There is no doubt that watermelon is the ultimate summer treat: this juicy, giant melon is the most delicious way to cool down and stay hydrated in the unrelenting heat. Its secret lies in its high water content, which can reach up to a whopping 92%! As every K-beauty aficionado knows, hydration also happens to be...

A key event in the summer social calendar, Royal Ascot attracts over 300,000 racegoers every year, including foreign sheikhs, celebrity VIPs and members of the world’s most prestigious royal families. It is an event deeply steeped in tradition: each day, guests mingle to cheer the most famous racehorses on the tracks,...

You are probably already familiar with double cleansing, the Korean skincare ritual that involves the use of an oil-based cleanser followed by a foaming cleanser to thoroughly cleanse the skin from all the impurities that have settled onto it during the day. It may, therefore, come as a surprise to you to learn that...

It’s the dawn of summer: as the days grow longer and the temperatures rise way up, it’s time for a complete skincare overhaul. Gone are the rich, creamy formulas that helped the skin and lips withstand the moisture-sucking winter winds and chilling weather. Summer calls for lightweight, jelly-like textures that absorb...

By now you are probably familiar with double cleansing, the K-beauty ritual that involves the use of an oil-based cleanser to remove all traces of oil-based impurities, such as makeup and sunscreen, followed by a foaming cleanser to dissolve water-based impurities, including dirt and sweat. Although it requires an...