Beauty

There are few launches in the beauty world that are as anticipated as Tom Ford Boys and Girls lipstick collection. For the occasion, the most prestigious influencers, beauty editors and VIPs in the country, including model Zara Martin, singer Tallia Storm and makeup artist Michelle Ingram-Tedd, gathered at the...

Although summer isn’t officially over yet, here in London the temperatures have already started to drop, the first leaves have begun to fall and the days have gotten shorter: all signs that autumn is just behind the corner. The transition from the warmth of the summer months to the chilly air of the autumn season can...

“You are what you eat” is one of the cardinal principles of Korean skincare. Not many people know it, but the Koreans have always believed that food is the best medicine for the skin and, therefore, for centuries have been looking at the kitchen table for inspiration and aid to moisturize their skin, treat their...

Hyggee is, without the shadow of a doubt, one of the most innovative upcoming K-beauty brands about to hit the Western market. As you probably know by now, Korean skincare takes a unique approach that focuses on the buildup of hydrating layers to deliver moisture and nutrients into the skin. Hygge turns this approach...

South Korea is known as The Land Of Morning Calm both for the picturesque natural beauty of its rivers and mountains that never fails to take your breath away and the relaxing meditation practices that originated in this Oriental land. Although the pace of life in Seoul is as chaotic as in London, it is a...

There is something about Bruno Acampora perfumes that takes me in every time. It’s the meticulous craftsmanship coupled with the use of the highest quality raw materials, which are distilled using traditional processes of extraction, maturation and preservation that keep intact their aromas. Whether it’s the zestiness...

When it comes to skincare, there is hardly a people more adventurous than the Koreans. In their search for miracle ingredients that keep their skin flawless and bright well into old age, the Koreans leave absolutely no stone unturned. The only caveat is that these ingredients should preferably be of a natural origin,...

Summer is a very stressful time for the skin: from sun damage to dehydration and even oiliness, the hot temperatures mixed with the sun’s ultraviolet radiation can wreak a lot of havoc on your face! The quickest ways to fix these summer woes is a sheet mask treatment. This pampering ritual banishes dry and rough spots,...

A hot day spent carelessly frolicking at the beach is one of life’s littlest pleasure. However, the salty water of the ocean and the white sand of the beach tend to stubbornly stick to the skin for hours after you’ve returned to your hotel, dulling your complexion and roughing up your skin’s texture. This is why double...

Green tea is, without the shadow of a doubt, the ultimate summer drink. Sipping this green liquid in my back garden on the hottest days of the year is a refreshing treat that cools me down and keeps my skin safe from environmental harm, particularly sun damage. As Korean women understand all too well, the sun is a...