Beauty

It is no secret that life in London is extremely hectic and fast-paced. As glamorous and exciting as attending charity galas and movie premieres, partying the nights away in clubs and rubbing shoulders with celebrities on the street is, it is not unusual to feel completely worn out at the end of the week, especially...

Musk is a deep, earthy scent traditionally associated with the masculine world. But, the truth of the matter is that this feral scent smells just as alluring on the ladies, especially when it’s wrapped up in a delicate bouquet of flowers that hides its most pungent notes. This is precisely the case with Musc by Bruno...

Summer is my favourite season of the year. The hot temperatures and clear skies bring us out of our cozy dens to swim in the crystalline waters of the ocean, gather for barbeques in a friend’s back garden or lie on the grass to stargaze with that precious someone in the middle of the night. But, as pleasant as it is...

Fermentation is a food process as old as time. Before the advent of modern refrigerators, ancient civilizations employed the technique to help their food stores last longer as well as to increase their nutritional load. This incredible feat is due to special microorganisms, including Lactobacillus and yeast, that...

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you probably know that South Korea is always at the forefront of beauty innovations. After revolutionizing our skincare regimes with 10-step routines, hydrating essences and nightly sheet masks treatments and introducing BB Creams and cushion compacts into...

City life can be extremely glamorous – but it comes at a high price. The pollution in the air is a silent assassin that ruins the skin in a number of different ways: it robs the complexion of its natural, dewy glow; weakens its protective barrier, magnifies dehydration, depletes antioxidants, the number one defense...

I’ve always liked to drizzle a few drops of truffle oil on my pizza to give it that added pungent, earthy flavour that makes your mouth water. Recently, I’ve taken my obsession with this rare golden elixir one step further by making it a prominent part of my skincare routine. You may be surprised to learn that these...

If you’ve been following the latest Korean skincare trends, you’re probably heard of enzyme exfoliants. A new alternative to traditional exfoliating acids and scrubs, enzymes derived from papaya (papain) and yeast (lipase and keratinase) gently sweep away dead skin cells and excess sebum without leaving any signs of...

What if I told you that the key to fighting blackheads, large pores and dehydration has been hiding in your kitchen all along? This little multi-tasker is none other than the simplest of pantry staples: an egg. Eggs are a rich source of proteins, including collagen, which is absolutely essential to maintain...