Quick shower wins the day

In many homes, a long soak in a tub is being replaced by a quick shower, as bathroom trends reflect the need to save time and space.

Friday, 8 July, 2011, 12:00am

Essential gifts for the skin

Crabtree & Evelyn is famed for its skin-care products presented with a touch of luxury - products made from essences and extracts from flowers, fruits and herbs, all presented in eye-catching packaging.

The brand offers special gift sets for the Christmas season and off-the-shelf items such as home fragrances, accessories and even food.

15 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Shower gel

A good shower gel awakens the senses and conditions skin. Remember to apply body moisturiser on damp skin after showering.

Aveda Rosemary Mint Hand and Body Wash ($170/ 250ml)

Great for morning use - the minty aroma is sure to add zing to your shower. Moisturises and creates an ample amount of foam.

19 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Go Wild

Roberto Cavalli has added three products to its safari-inspired Oro fragrance (from $343), which is distinguished by bergamot, pepper, coriander, freesia and Indian sandalwood notes. The bath and shower gel ($211), body lotion ($251) and spray deodorant ($178) contain particles that leave a golden shimmer on the skin. Extravaganza at Silvercord, New World Department Store.

29 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

The Academy

The Academy continues into its third week on TVB Jade at 9pm, Monday to Friday. Every Monday, we will publish the synopses of the week's episodes.

Episode 11 (April 25)

Lam and Fa go on a shopping spree on pay day.

Yuen almost hits Fa with his car and he makes it up to her by buying her clothes. Fa is impressed by Yuen, Lam's childhood friend.

25 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Rise and shine

Make your morning shower worth getting out of bed for with a great-smelling shower gel. From moisturising body washes to grainy scrubs that get you squeaky clean, there's a product to suit every taste and budget.

Dermalogica Conditioning Body Wash (222ml) $260

1 Feb 2004 - 12:00am