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“Your beauty is a mirror of your choices” – A beauty lesson learnt from Elemis

There are far too many skincare brands in the market, and how does one stands out ? The House of Elemis has it sorted. Earlier on I spent a day with the House of Elemis, understanding what is the core essence of the brand.  It is where skincare meets spa meets science. A combination of personal touch and technology.  The London store, where they have a penthouse spa and a speed spa in one same little building, is beautifully tucked behind an alley right in the heart of Central London off New Bond Street. Neat and Cozy, you find the library of products laid out without being too intimidating. The Speed Spa at the basement of the...
Category: 美容化妝

Behind the scene of Neal’s Yard Remedies

I love a factory visit. Always curious about what is going on behind the scene. Earlier on I had the pleasure to take a tour at the factory of the UK organic skincare brand Neal’s Yard Remedies in Gillingham, Dorest, UK . It was about 2 hours train ride away from London. Neal’s Yard Remedies is known for its organic skin care products and natural remedies. Passionately believing that beauty should be natural since the brand started over 30 years ago in Neal’s Yard, a hidden corner in Covent Garden, Central London. Ever since Romy Fraser opens the first Neal’s Yard Apothecary store in 1981, the brand has always believed in n...
Category: 美容化妝

The Urban Beauty

90% of the times I don’t wear any make ups, but if I do, I am very picky. My favourite make up products has to be eyeliner and a good foundation. There are only a countable few brands that I religiously use, and Urban Decay is one of them. When I was very young, I learnt about Urban Decay when I was in the States, and I just loved the fact that they have so many different colours. I can say for sure that out of all categories of cosmetics, eyeliner is the product I own most- way more than I actually use them. When I know that Urban Decay is going to be in Hong Kong, and that there is a shop here in London, I was so happy. You’...
Category: 美容化妝

Confession of a Shoe-aholic

  Shoes. where do I even begin. Other than owning way more than enough shoes I should have, I’m constantly on the look out for new shoes, new brands, new designs.. basically in another words “expanding my collection”. Bionda Castana is a brand that you must know if you love shoes as much as I do. I first learned about the brand Bionda Castana during my days in ELLE HK, but it was a very new brand back then and I only had an opportunity to email interview the designers. It wasn’t until earlier this year that I finally met Natalia (one of the designers of the brand).  It is not difficult to understand the designs of the shoes...

Truly Yours

I’ve mentioned in earlier posts, that for my beauty regime (if there is even one) is extremely minimal, so as my daily cleansing regime. I had a bit of struggle with over-the-counter beauty products because my skin is quite sensitive, until SaraJane introduced me to her own brand Tru. I was a bit scared to try out a new brand, but for some reason, SaraJane’s passion triggered my curiosity of whether it truly works as it says. As said on the brand, The Tru Brand is what SaraJane Lynch genuinely believe, and hoping to convince women to believe that it is a brand with products that truly works. I had given my fair time of trial to...