Cosmetics

By Juliet Herd | 23 Dec 2021

Burberry blazes a trail for circular fashion economy

The UK retail market just got a whole lot more interesting with Burberry’s move into the rental sphere. In good news for shoppers and the environment, the iconic British brand has teamed up with... 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

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 Chantelle Billson | 26 Feb 2021

Dreaming in colour: Dame Zandra Rhodes talks about her latest collaboration with Savoir – and finally finding the time for a good night’s sleep

Renowned British textile and fashion designer Dame Zandra Rhodes is no stranger to royalty or the rich and famous. Appointed her DBE by the Queen in 2014, Rhodes’ diverse clientele has included ... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 21 Sep 2020

Bulgari draws inspiration from classical history for new luxury Rome hotel

Bulgari is opening a new ultra-luxurious hotel in the picturesque Italian city of Rome, and they are drawing influence from the Roman empire to provide guests with the ultimate experience. Bulgari hot... Read More

By Tempus | 31 Aug 2020

Spotlight on White City: how this London suburb became a trendy oasis for young entrepreneurs

Of all of London’s suburbs, White City is possibly one of the most vibrant hubs for those seeking a day trip that seamlessly combines traditional charm with a trendy edge. For those visiting the... 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 Tempus | 04 Feb 2020

How the Experimental Perfume Club has simplified the approach to bespoke fragrances

There are few things better than finding one's perfect scent and, thanks to the rising trend of bespoke perfumes, there's never been more choice when looking for a unique perfume that matches ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 05 Apr 2019

As the V&A launches its landmark Mary Quant exhibition, we find out how the designer became the face of a generation

Dame Mary Quant is synonymous with the Swinging 60s. Credited with popularising the miniskirt and inventing hotpants, the British designer was also the first to use PVC fabrics for her ‘wet look... Read More

By Tempus | 11 May 2018

A revolutionary new beauty treatment for urbanites arrives in Knightsbridge

Living in an urban city such as London offers a 24/7 lifestyle that millions enjoy. And while it’s common knowledge that a fast-paced lifestyle can take its toll on your health, sleep and, at ti... Read More

By Rose Adams | 12 Apr 2018

LVMH report record breaking sales as luxury retail continues to thrive

Luxury goods giant LVMH, owner of global retail brands such as Louis Vuitton, Moët & Chandon, Christian Dior and Givenchy, enjoyed an exceptionally positive result at the end of the first fin... Read More

By Rose Adams | 07 Dec 2017

Luxury brands win rights to protect their exclusivity with Amazon ban

Luxury goods suppliers can now prohibit distributors – such as shopping platforms Ebay and Amazon – from selling their products on their sites thanks to a new ruling from the Eur... Read More