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Fri 10.12

Tatcha: Memoirs of a Geisha

No culture is more obsessed with skincare than the Japanese (not even the French). Japanese women are famed for flawless silken skin. You weren’t born with it? Neither were they, but they know which products work. Tatcha will help you obtain perfect skin with the secrets of the geisha. I am now addicted to Tatcha […]

Thu 06.28

Top 5 Beach-Tote Essentials: Bare Necessities

It’s that time of year when I’m hopping from one island to the next in stifling heat (jetting off to Phuket in Thailand at the moment!). Which means it’s time to update the items in my cosmetic bag. I love to start July with a few refreshed products. Here, the latest goodies to find a […]

Fri 01.20

Fresh Crème Ancienne Infusion Toner: A Fresh Start

I buy Fresh Ancienne eye cream by the pack (well, two or three at a time, but that’s a pack to me!), and I’ve introduced so many friends to it who all agree: it’s one of the best eye creams on the planet! I am so excited they are launching Crème Ancienne Infusion toner. For […]

Wed 11.16

Josie Maran Bronzing Argan Oil: Josie Strikes Oil Twice

Recently thanks to Redken, I just found out their argan oil has a delicious effect on my hair. Two years ago, thanks to Josie Maran, I found out her argan oil had an amazing effect on my skin. Now I’m not a big bronzer girl, but I decided to finally give the bronzing variation of […]

Thu 06.16

Interview with Emilie Prevel, Chief R&D Officer at Cellap Laboratoire Switzerland

I was beyond excited when I found out I would be able to interview Emilie Prevel, Chief R&D Officer at Cellap Laboratoire Switzerland! I mean how often do you get to speak to the brains behind some of the most luxurious skincare products!? Prevel has been hard at work on the Cellcosmet line, available exclusively […]

Mon 04.18

Liz Earle Superskin Concentrate: Mellow and Moisturize

Who doesn’t love a nighttime treat to cap off a long day? I know I do – especially when it combines the scent of aromatherapy oils (reminds me of those special spa treatments) and antioxidants to restore and soften my face. Every time I apply Liz Earle’s Superskin concentrate I feel like I’m giving myself […]

Tue 04.27

adara Organic Virgin Coconut Oil – Green Tea

Oils are my latest thing, nothing like pure natural oil to drench dry skin, you know what I mean? And yes, oils are tres messy but so worth the trouble. I got the adara organic virgin coconut oil in Green Tea recently and was puzzled by its thick white gooey texture when it arrived. I […]

Tue 04.13

Fresh Elixir Ancien

I have been obsessed with Fresh products for years and have been dying to try the new Ancienne line.  I was planning to treat myself to the eye cream and oil but my friend Melinda beat me to it– she gave me the Elixir Ancien Oil and Eye cream for Valentine’s Day (she’s the sweetest […]

Mon 05.18

Natura Bisse Rosa Mosqueta Oil: Skin Saver for the entire family!

I keep a bottle of Natura Bisse Rosa Mosqueta oil in my “must have” skincare kit for skin emergencies. There have been so many times that it literally saved my family’s skin. Sunburns on the beach? Rosa Mosqueta oil heals it!  Wind burn from skiing?  A few drops of the oil and skin instantly calms.  […]