Beauty Guru: Rituals of Bathing

In today’s fast-paced culture, the ritual of bathing has for the most part been replaced by the ease and convenience of a quick shower. And yet, bathing or soaking in…

Professional Beauty Secrets

The beauty trends we recognize on glossy magazine pages, fashion runways and celebrity red carpets are largely due to the talents and efforts of expert professionals. One should always trust…

Beauty Guru: The Evolution of Haircare

With increasing consumer demand and an ever-growing industry behind it, the cosmetics trade has embraced more natural, chemical-free formulations. When it comes to the hair-care industry in particular, effective products…

Beauty Guru: Men's Beauty

As the cosmetics and skincare industries thrive, the demand for effective men’s grooming products has been on the rise, resulting in a wide range of male-specific and male-friendly product formulations.…

Beauty Guru: Creating the Perfect Canvas

Although beauty trends can influence personal style, the most important aspect of beauty remains the complexion. From the ubiquitous minimalist monochromatic bare face with its emphasis on a sheer, dewy…

Beauty Guru: The Experience of Fragrance

The fragrance industry is thriving. Every year it churns out a multitude of products from designer labels, celebrity and lifestyle brands and traditional perfume houses. Although the art of perfumery…

Beauty Guru: Autumn/Winter ’12

Beauty took a strong new direction at the autumn/winter ‘12 international ready-to-wear collections. Bold, graphic statements eclipsed or enhanced the ever-present minimalist trend that has reigned supreme over the past…

Beauty Guru: Collaborative Beauty

Co-branded collaborations have proven to be an effective way to energize the retail industry. Merging the right combination of products and personalities elevates an existing brand profile and ultimately has…

Beauty Guru: Valentine’s Day Gifts

Nothing expresses the beauty and experience of romance the way that Valentine’s Day does. This rather unique holiday is the perfect opportunity to give a wonderful, if not slightly frivolous,…

Beauty Guru: Dry Skin Care

Dry skin plagues most of us during the harsh winter months. Extreme weather conditions combined with the dehydrating indoor environments can wreak havoc on the skin, from head to toe.…