The Beauty Bar is Brazil

For many, Brazil is the embodiment of beauty. “I am poor but my kids are clean,” is the popular axiom that declares Brazil’s proud hygienic history—and the country’s hefty $43b…

Luxury Mall Comes to Rio de Janiero

The retail revolution taking hold in Brazil sees its latest luxury play in the Village Mall. The Bal Harbour-like shopping center is located in Rio de Janeiro’s Barra de Tijuca…

Harnessing Brazil’s Natural Beauty

Beleza Natural strives to help clients “be naturally happy.” Founded in Rio de Janeiro in 1993, this beauty institute has developed solutions for the maintenance and treatment of curly hair…

Rosane Ribeiro

After graduating from London College of Fashion, studying at St Martins and receiving a post-grad degree in History of Fashion in connection to the V&A, Rosane Ribeiro (aka Roxy) learned…

Is Fashion’s Next IMG Coming Out Of Brazil?

Here at JC Report, we have long been reporting on Brazil as one of the most important emerging global fashion markets. In the last few years, developments have accelerated in…

Hotel Santa Teresa

Driving to the Hotel Santa Teresa requires leaving the bustle of Ipanema beach behind and winding up into jungle heights through the lush serene…