BEAUTY GURU


HOMEMADE BATH SALT RECIPES

With the cold season in full swing, I can’t think of anything more relaxing than a hot bath after a long, hectic day – even better if the aforementioned is enriched with scented oils, bath bombs or, my personal favorite, bath salts. And because as I mentioned before, I’m a huge fan of natural, homemade …


DIY FACE MASKS FOR HEALTHY SKIN

I wouldn’t say “no” to a day of pampering at the SPA – sometimes, a relaxing facial treatment performed by the experts, followed by a healthy smoothie or a glass of champagne is just what the doctor prescribed; still, most of the times, the SPA I turn to at the end of the day is …


7 OILS FOR PERFECT SKIN

The benefits of coconut oil – one of the most popular beauty oil we tend to use these days – are no longer a secret to most of us. The benefits of the Argan oil are pretty well known to the natural beauty products aficionados as well. Though the two aforementioned work wonders in almost any …


BEAUTY REMEDIES FROM THE PANTRY

Each new season brings along not only a carousel of wardrobe-related issues, but also different beauty needs that seem to have landed out of nowhere – dull complexion, puffy eyes, hair loss…what happened to that healthy-looking gal staring at me from the other side of the mirror only few weeks ago? Still, there’s no need …


PASSION FOR BERRIES

No need to be gifted with a sixth sense to figure it out: fall has a penchant for berries – from Christian Dior to Marc Jacobs or Ermanno Scervino, the F/W 2015 runways were flooding with vampy make-up looks, taking the audience to a world of crisp dreams, of romantic nostalgia and relentless passion. Though …


APPROACHING THE KOREAN BEAUTY RUT

You don’t have to be gifted with ESP to spot the differences between the Asian women (who wouldn’t lust for their flawless, hyper-hydrated complexions) and the rest of us, constantly battling with dull, tired-looking skin, constantly trying to overpass the nightmares involving premature wrinkles or lack of radiance. So what’s their secret? What do Asian …


8 BEAUTY BENEFITS OF HONEY

Frenetically searching for natural made beauty products, I noticed there are not more than a few ingredients that, without exception, make it to the shortlist in most of the DIY recipes; one of them: the oh-so-sweet honey. Thanks to its antibacterial properties and its phytonutrient antioxidant compounds, raw honey improves the appearance of two of …


NYFW S/S 2016 BEAUTY HIGHLIGHTS

If only we needed more proves that time goes by before we know it… The exuberant affair of New York Fashion Week S/S 2016 just got to an end last night, leaving behind memories of giant spectacles, of innovative setups and tons of dreamy collections – among my favorites, Marc Jacobs’ declaration of love for …


AUTUMN DETOX SOUP

As the vividly-hued summer blooms are starting to curl brown to mother Earth granting the crown to shades of scarlet and gold, autumn’s sweet breath is announcing its presence more and more each passing day – there won’t be long till we’ll be stepping on a carpet of browns, and the cruel ball of fire …