This year you can expect skin care products to play with textures, more specifically Transforming texture. Be ready to explore new sensations and learn new gestures. These well established Korean innovations will surprise your senses. From oil to gel Cellgenie Lipid Oil Mask by Cosme Decorte (4.5oz, 130g, $120 ) Cellgenie is an anti-aging product two-layer oil, each layer penetrates the skin differently. The lower layer will … Read More Skin care trend in 2017: Transforming texture
A multi-sensory experience beyond compare Located on 73 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré (Paris), emblematic street for the French luxury and art de vivre, Le Grand Musée du Parfum opened on the 16th December 2016. It took Guillaume de Maussion and his team 2 years to complete this colossal project. This project has been supported by some key actors of the fragrance industry such as the French Syndicate … Read More Unravel fragrances mysteries at Le Grand Musée du Parfum in Paris
A family business In 2012, Derek Maxfield and Melanie Huscroft founded Younique, a privately owned makeup and cosmetics direct sales company. Younique market and sell almost exclusively through the use of social media. They believe in the strength and influence of women in the world today. Their mission is to empower, validate and uplift women all across teh world.They believe in the strength and influence of … Read More Coty is ready to add Younique to its portfolio
It’s a cluster era ! 2016 was the year of mergers and acquisitions. From the top of my head, Shiseido obtained the license for Dolce & Gabbana Beauty, Estée Lauder acquired by Kilian and obviously there was the Coty-P&G merger. As time is passing by the market is moving towards a big fight among beauty groups. I can’t think of a fragrance brand not … Read More Revlon acquires Elizabeth Arden
Is 2017 going to be the year of Nostalgia? After Clarins bringing some good old high school vibes with its 4 Colors All in one Pen, it’s now Clinique’s turn with this limited edition. The Chubby Stick™ design will definitely put a smile on your face. This collection offers 8 different shades (Brick Red, Wild Strawberry, Mango Tango, Melon, Mauvelous, Pink Sherbert, Fuzzy Wuzzy and Red Violet). You can … Read More Everything you need to know about Clinique and Crayola collaboration
Among all the spices used in cosmetics, we tend to think about coffee, pepper or black cumin. Whilst going through my twitter feed I came across this Tweet from Kourtney Kardashian. I decided to have a look at her blog to see what she was on about. Turns out it was a good idea. Most of us tend to overlook this spice, we probably … Read More Kourtney Kardashian’s new favorite beauty ingredient
So long skin bleaching ! Hello beautiful black skin According to the World Health Organization, 77% of Nigerian women use skin lightening products on a regular basis, as do 59% in Togo, 35% in South Africa, 27% in Senegal and 25% in Mali. The popular trend of whitening is moving toward brightening and lightening (new shape of light, emphasizing the contrasts created by the beautiful face’s … Read More 12 beauty ingredients to sublimate your black skin
When Clarins turns High School nostalgia into innovation Looking at this pen I can’t help thinking about my old days in high school using my 4 colors BIC pen. Clarins 4-Colors All-in-One Pen could be your new best friend when it will be released on the 16th January 2017 on Clarins e-commerce web site. Clarins 4-Colors All-in-One Pen offers 3 different colors of eye-liner (Black, dark brown … Read More Clarins latest innovation: 4-Colors All-in-One Pen
Beauty starts on your plate Eating right will considerably improve your health and impact strongly your body and your mind. Japanese people are amongst the most self-aware people regarding their weight. The following comparisons are not Best vs Worst. Japan’s obesity rate is the lowest in the world, the 2014’s OECD report shows Japan and Korea ranked 1st with a mere 3.8%, roughly ten … Read More Japanese Beauty Rituals: Eat your way to eternal youth.
Guerlain celebrates the art of Arita’s porcelain with its limited edition of its iconic fragrance Mitsouko
Arita, the epicenter of porcelain industry Located in Saga prefecture on Kyûshû Island in southern Japan, Arita thanks to its kaolin mine, quickly became the epicenter for the Japanese porcelain industry. Introduced by Yi Sam-Pyeong, a Korean craftsman in 1616, the porcelain from Arita also known as Aritaware or Aritayaki flourished for centuries. Today, one of Arita’s oldest and largest-scale operating kilns is Yazaemon … Read More Guerlain celebrates the art of Arita’s porcelain with its limited edition of its iconic fragrance Mitsouko
How Shiseido Ventures Partners and Dolce Gabbana license will help Shiseido to achieve its Vision 2020?
Vision 2020 The objective is to accomplish sustainable growth over the next 100 years. In order to achieve it Shiseido elaborated a mid-to-long term strategy called “Vision 2020” Shiseido aims to become a company… At the moment Shiseido is ranked 7th worldwide(fragrance) and owns the licenses for Issey Miyake, Narciso Rodriguez, Elie Saab et Azzedine Alaïa and Zadig & Voltaire. “Our 5-year objective … Read More How Shiseido Ventures Partners and Dolce Gabbana license will help Shiseido to achieve its Vision 2020?
A journey, a meeting, an ascent As she was an International Training Manager for Makeup and Skin Care at Guerlain, a scent changed her destiny forever. Sylvaine Delacourte remembers the delicate and captivating sillage of L’Heure Bleue she smelled that day. This Guerlain’s classic became her signature fragrance and took her on a journey to a world scents and emotions. Her passion and expertise … Read More Sylvaine Delacourte Paris debuts.