Posts by: Vicky Lee

I think ampoules are one of South Korea’s best-kept beauty secrets. They are one of my skincare musts, as they give amazing and quick results. Ampoules are high-potency boosters for your skin and each ampoule is designed to address a particular skin issue, such as wrinkles, dark spots, or dehydration. Because they...

Micro-needling, or collagen induction therapy as the experts like to call it, is a minimally invasive, non-surgical treatment that injures skin to rejuvenate it. Sounds counterintuitive, doesn’t it? But it works. When skin is injured, it produces collagen to repair itself, but sometimes this leads to scarring. With...

Flawless skin is always in style. Thanks to a ton of new cutting edge technologies and beauty breakthroughs in South Korea, achieving it this year will be easier than ever. Here are the top 5 trends to look out for to make your beauty routine more efficient and your skin younger and brighter: 1. Facial masks Sheet...

Recently, I attended the Future Contemporaries Party at the Serpentine Gallery in Hyde Park. The Serpentine Gallery is an amazing gallery that showcases work from world-renowned artists and hosts some great celebrity-packed parties. Now in its 9th year, the Future Contemporaries Party brings together artists,...

Sulwhasoo’s Essential Firming Cream, $95/£65 I am a seriously firm believer in firming creams. All jokes aside, the truth of the matter is that as skin starts to age, it quickly loses elasticity and firmness. None of us want droopy, saggy skin, so to avoid the appearance of aging skin, and keep skin looking healthy...

It’s the designer piece probably every fashionista in the world lusts after – the classic Chanel shoulder bag. This famous design stemmed from Coco Chanel’s desire for a purse that was both classic and easy-to-carry, and it’s been the go-to bag for luxurious lifestyles for the past fifty years. So perfectly elegant...

We’ve all heard the phrase “laughter is the best medicine”, but what about the phrase “laughter is the best skin medicine”? Probably not, but it’s definitely true! When we think of laughter and relaxation, we usually think of heart and mental health, but laughter and relaxation are also great for your skin’s health....

Minimalist, deconstructive, and severe: these signatures mark the house of Helmut Lang. The Austrian designer created his label in 1986, during the height of minimalist design in Europe. Natalie Portman, Drew Barrymore, Kerry Washington, and countless other celebrities love the brand, and are often seen wearing his...