Dip into some luxury at home

PUBLISHED : Friday, 07 January, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 07 January, 2011, 12:00am

1 Ecoya Candles HK$420, available at Lane Crawford

Made from natural plant wax obtained from sustainable sources and 100 per cent cotton wax, these Australian-made candles come in sumptuous scents including lotus flower, French pear, and frangipani.

2 Timeless Repair Cream by Pevonia HK$2,280/30ml

As part of its Myoxy-Caviar cosmetic line, this is an anti-ageing concept based on the world's finest sturgeon and contains a high concentration of caviar which aims to soften and smooth.

3 'Pore'-fector Gadget by Bliss HK$1,435/set

This grime-fighting tool releases sonic-wave vibrations that help remove bad stuff (debris, blocked pores) and helps revitalise the skin with the good stuff (antioxidants, proteins, hydrators).

4 Cocoa Vanilla Body Butter by Mukti HK$329/100g

Deliciously hydrating, this cream is infused with coconut, honey and vanilla. Warm the body butter in your hands then massage into skin. Bliss.

5 Horny Cow Seductive Bath AND Massage OiL BY COWSHED HK$300/100ml

A floral, spicy blend that gets the heart racing with rose absolute, and essential oils of patchouli (stimulates desire) and cinnamon (helps to warm).

6 Sage and Geranium Body Oil by Pangea Organics HK$389/120ml, available at Harvey Nichols

Super-dry skin and tense muscles will benefit from a therapeutic massage with this restorative oil.

7 Mineral Mask by Anne Semonin HK$540/50ml

Inspired by the natural healing powers of the sea, this mask is rich in marine trace elements and minerals. Laminaria algae and mineral salts detoxify skin, lemon, horsetail and hops tone and hydrate, and rosemary and pine extracts brighten.

8 Moroccan Rose Otto Oil by Ren HK$460/110ml

This bath oil will moisturise and soothe; and so it should, seeing that the oil was steam-distilled from rose petals harvested at dawn in the El Kela province of southern Morocco.

9 Synactif line by Cle de Peau Beaute Day moisturiser, HK$1,600; softening lotion, HK$1,600; night moisturiser, HK$2,000; intensive cream, HK$9,500; soap, HK$800

This ultra-luxe skincare line is one big facial detox, working with the skin's ability to eliminate unwanted substances.

10 White Caviar Illuminating System BY LA PRAIRIE laprairie.com

A three-part system aims to lighten and firm while preventing age spots and pigmentation patches.

11 Simply Peninsula Relaxing Bath Oil HK$360/100ml, at The Peninsula Spa by ESPA

Blended with essential and botanical oils, this nourishing and protecting combination of botanical oils and extracts of sweet almond, soybean and vitamin E helps soften, moisturise and tone your skin.

12 Pure Exfoliating Scrub by Pushi HK$389/350g

A mixture of organic sugar blended with lemon, bergamot, grapefruit peel and botanical oils polishes the skin while soothing the senses.

13 Creme de Pistache collection by Laura Mercier Hand cream, HK$145; body wash, HK$330; eau gourmande, HK$390

This collection captures the essence of creamy pistachio nuts combined with almond, praline and hazelnut and freshly whipped cream for a rich, luscious experience. Good enough to eat.

14 Ultime Notizie incense box 40 sticks by Fornasetti HK$3,000, available at Lane Crawford

Add a mini work of art to your home with this decorated incense set, including a wooden tray and ceramic lid featuring Piero Fornasetti's butterfly newspaper design.

15 Shower & Bath Oil (Bangalore's RituaL) BY CINQ MONDES HK$295, available at Lane Crawford

Get a great start to the day with this therapeutic shower oil which combines the moisturising power of vegetable oils with the soothing properties of cardamom essential oil and vanilla.