From stress-relieving oils to cooling, hydrating gels and shape-enhancing body creams, there's a product out there to suit any mood.Sunday, 6 May, 2012, 12:00am
Back to basics25 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
Mediterranean delight7 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Lift your mood with unusual scent-infused cosmetics.
Chantecaille's Lavender Water from Provence (HK$500/100ml) is made with lavender harvested by hand in the French countryside. The lightly scented spray is a skin toner that prevents dryness and gives skin a dewy, fresh look. It's available at Chantecaille counters.19 Sep 2010 - 12:00am
Hydration is extremely important for your skin's health. Apply body lotion every night before you sleep and after showering while your skin is still damp.
Jurlique Jasmine Body Care Lotion (HK$355/300ml)
The jasmine smell here is very powerful, almost as if you're in a forest in Thailand. Quickly absorbed, too.
Tel: 2918 00408 Nov 2009 - 12:00am
Fruity sensations18 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
La Prairie's Gold Illusion Line Filler (above, HK$1,130/30ml) uses marine collagen-filling spheres that swell and take in water to smooth out the surface of the skin, a silk peptide and microparticles of gold to moisturise and reduce free radicals, and encapsulated ursolic acid to diminish the appearance of fine lines and prevent their formation.6 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
When your skin is dehydrated, you can feel the tightness, but worse, it shows. Never mind, help is at hand with these moisturisers.
Dior Hydra Lite Lotion (HK$310)
Quickly penetrates your skin, leaving it smooth and soft. The moisturising effect leaves you feeling refreshed. The new technology works wonders.
Clinique Clarifying Lotion 2 (HK$140)30 Aug 2009 - 12:00am
Premium UV Age Reverser SPF40 PA+++ (HK$450) by Helena Rubenstein
Sugar Acai Age Delay body cream (HK$780) by fresh
Total Anti-Aging Face Care by Issey Miyake enquiries 3695 3105
Creme Royale (HK$5,880) by Orlane
Brighter By Nature Anti-Stress Treatment Lotion (HK$250) by Origins3 Jul 2009 - 12:00am
This ingredient is increasingly found in beauty products (L'Occitane, Lush and Burt's Bees use it). There are two types of almond - sweet and bitter - and both come from the plum family. They are actually a fruit once valued by the ancient Egyptians for cosmetic purposes.30 Jun 2009 - 12:00am
Quick dual fix14 Jun 2009 - 12:00am
The right toner can help perfect your skin tone. Even the clearest teenage skin is prone to blemishes, so choose a toner that helps reduce them.
Missha Super Aqua Control Toner (HK$138)
Gentle enough not to sting, but strong enough to soothe inflammation and heal pimples. Not suitable for dry or combination skin.
Tel: 2481 338024 May 2009 - 12:00am
What is it?
An all-over spray tan using the brand MagicTan at Nude Waxing salon in Central.
What is MagicTan?
There are many in-salon spray tans on the market, but finding a well-trained therapist is key and that takes trial and error. MagicTan is new to Nude and, after just one go, it's one of the better options I've tried in recent years.1 May 2009 - 12:00am
Shiseido The Makeup Luminizing Brush Powder
The fantastic brush system makes this powder easy to pop into a handbag or clutch purse. Just twist, brush and click for the instantly silky finish anytime, anywhere.
Kanebo Impress Moisture Pack28 Dec 2008 - 12:00am
Invincible hands23 Nov 2008 - 12:00am