Skincare

By Juliet Herd | 17 Dec 2021

On a mountain high at Lefay Resort & Spa Dolomiti

I am sitting in a low-lit Finnish sauna, temperature 70 degrees, humidity 20%, wearing a paper bikini and being instructed by a young man in the art of “sauna stretch” at the Lefay Resort ... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 04 Dec 2021

Women mean business at a “Brilliant Breakfast” in support of Prince's Trust

Colourist to the stars Daniel Galvin Jr MBE joined forces with award-winning entrepreneur Alison Cooper and Coutts bank to host a celebratory “brilliant breakfast” last week as part of The... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Nov 2021

Christmas Gift Guide Week pt. VI: for the hard-to-guess family members

With Christmas fast approaching, this week sees Tempus compile the best gifts to grab for a family member, a friend - or even yourself. From Monday to Friday, we will be looking at the best luxury gif... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Nov 2021

The best advent calendars for 2021

Advent calendars are a fascinating aspect of the Christmas season; a small box containing goodies that are guaranteed to send even the most mature among us careening back into a child-like state, desp... Read More

By Agnes Teffaud | 28 Oct 2021

Beneath the surface: Valmont’s Agnes Teffaud tells us why our skincare routine should be both efficient and sensual

I have worked for cellular cosmetics brand Valmont for more than 25 years and, in that time, efficacy has always been our law – but we also believe in cosmetic pleasure. Valmont was born in the ... Read More

27 Aug 2021

How beauty trends have evolved over the last 50 years

Beauty standards have drastically changed over the decades. rnrnToday, the global beauty industry is a $532bn (£388bn) market, with the US currently holding the world’s largest b... Read More

By Lauren O’Neill | 23 Aug 2021

Rest & revitalise: London's best spa days

While many are heading to the Great British countryside this summer, we are taking advantage of London’s best five-star spa hotels. Stay overnight and wake up to an inviting pool, before indulgi... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 16 Jul 2021

Laurent-Perrier x Sea Containers Summer Terrace collaboration proves that eating al-fresco is here to stay

As the city begins to stutter its way into opening back up, Londoners have taken this somewhat unique opportunity to embrace what their European counterparts have been telling them to do for year... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 10 Apr 2021

Hair we go again: the best hair and beauty salons to visit as the UK exits full lockdown

One thing we can probably all agree on as life begins to return to some kind of normality is that most of us are in dire need of hair and beauty maintenance – haircuts being top of the list, if ... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Dec 2020

Three hot bathroom trends to keep us warm through the winter

Whether you’re kitting out a stately home or city pied-à-terre, a modern bathroom is the perfect room to add a touch of indulgence. A kitchen may be the heart of the home, but a stunning ... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Nov 2020

Christmas gift guide 2020: Tempus' guide to the luxurious gifts perfect for your loved ones this festive season

After a year of uncertainty, now is the time we look to spreading cheer and raising the spirits of those we love most. But if you're struggling for ideas on the perfect gift for the... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 13 Jul 2020

Flowerbx founder Whitney Bromberg Hawkings on the challenges of keeping her business blooming in lockdown

Flowerbx founder Whitney Bromberg Hawkings will never forget the moment she thought her hard work building her upmarket flower delivery company had been for nothing. It was the day after Mother’... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 23 Mar 2020

LVMH's perfume factories produce 12 metric tons of sanitiser gel in first week to help hospitals fight COVID-19

Three perfume factories owned by the prestigious LVMH Group – Christian Dior, Guerlain and Parfums Givenchy – underwent a dramatic shift in operations on 15 March, to become  mass-pro... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 04 Dec 2019

Snowflakes that turn into snowballs – Judy Murray on the collective power of women in business

Pioneering tennis coach Judy Murray OBE likened women to “snowflakes” as she accepted an award at the NatWest everywoman Awards ceremony in London on Tuesday 3 December. “They usuall... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 08 May 2019

Are FaceGym's fitness-inspired facial treatments the work out we've been waiting for?

I can honestly say that a FaceGym facial is like nothing I have ever experienced. Indeed, as founder Inge Theron insists, it’s not actually a facial at all. It’s a non-invasive “work... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Apr 2019

Skin deep: beauty industry icon Sue Y Nabi reveals the changing science of skincare

Beauty industry icon and Orveda founder Sue Y Nabi writes for Tempus about the changing science of skincare The best skincare products of the future are all about two things – prebiotics and glo... Read More

By Tempus | 25 Mar 2019

Valmont's new Purity Collection introduces skincare rituals created around your lifestyle

When Swiss skincare brand Valmont launched its new Purity Collection earlier this year, it announced its pledge to create cleansing options to fit the lifestyles and beauty routines for any of its loy... Read More

By Rose Adams | 31 Jan 2018

Winter skin saviours: 5 luxury beauty essentials your skin will thank you for

This time of year can be tough on your complexion; indoor heat can dry out your pores while the harsh elements of the outdoors can strip the skin of essential oils and moisture - and that... Read More