Archive for January, 2009

Skinesis

Posted in skincare with tags , on January 19, 2009 by LPB

 

Ever wonder about applying a potion that instantly seduce you with the divinity of subtle aromas? Yet be assured that your skin is nourished and protected by advance technology and sophisticated ingredients such as peptides, antioxidants, omega oils, vitamins, moisture magnets, plant extract……

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The ultimate combination of science, nature and luxury.

A high-performance, paraben-free, anti-aging range.

Specific actives are globally sourced and used in optimum concentrations to ensure maximum results.

Every active ingredient is included in the percentage concentration clinically tested for the best results.

Products are packaged in airless pumps to protect light and air sensitive ingredients such as vitamins and antioxidants.

 

It’s a beauty addict dream comes true.

I had bought the entire line and enjoy pampering myself with each of these wonderful items.

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Spring fashion – flowery print

Posted in fashion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 16, 2009 by LPB

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Single’s vibrant floral maxi dress is quite simply garden party perfect. Multicolored silk chiffon floral print maxi dress with a V-neck with ruffle detailing and a self-tie to fastening, a smocked waist, a ruffle trim hem, is fully lined and simply slips on. 100% silk, lining: 100% polyester.

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Show just a flash of skin with this stunning off-the-shoulder Alexander McQueen dress. The whimsical print makes it an alternative evening choice that requires little more than heels and a smile. 

Warm up a monochrome wardrobe with Miu Miu’s signature quilt clutch in crayola orange or clash with seasonal brights for added wow! Orange patent clutch with signature quilting pattern. 

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This fabulous Emilio Pucci pants are the perfect solution to deck or poolside party dressing. Multicolored silk cotton voile Miri leaf print wide pants. This pants have a wide waistband with a self-tie, patch pockets at sides and simply slips on.

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For easy chic, slip into this graphic wrap dress from Celine. With a flattering cut and flirtatious print, it’s a go-anywhere piece with effortless summer style. Multicolored silk short sleeve wrap dress with cherry print. Celine dress has a pleated V-neck, concealed press stud fastenings on the inside, a self-tie wrap belt at the waist to fasten and simply slips on. 100% silk.

Pep-up a simple look with this bright blue Vanessa Bruno tote and wear it with darker shades of navy and black to really make the vivid shade pop. Turquoise leather square shoulder bag with gold-tone hardware.Vanessa Bruno tote has two handles to hold, buckle fastening pockets on either side, a zip across the top to fasten, a flap to fasten over the top, a zipped pocket on the inside and two pouch pockets.

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Sonia Rykiel’s butterfly print dress is the definitive hot-weather style. Multicolored cotton and silk blend butterfly print racer back tank dress with an obi-style self-tie belt. Sonia Rykiel dress has a contrast velvet trim, a scoop neck, is fully lined and simply slips on. 73% cotton, 21% silk: lining: 100% cotton.

Gray begining

Posted in beauty, fashion with tags , , , , , , on January 16, 2009 by LPB

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Anthracite satin fold over clutch with jeweled flower on front. Lanvin ou la la clutch has a magnetic button fastening on front, black logo embossed lining and an internal vanity mirror.

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Ash silk jersey dress with a detachable belt at the waist. Bottega Veneta dress has three-quarter length sleeves, a bubble hem and side slit pockets. 100% silk.

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Two-tone gray leather platform pumps with a heel that measures 4.5 inches and a  1 inch platform. Lanvin pumps have an almond shape toe, a wooden heel, a slingback and silver piping detail.

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I would compliment the look with fuschia/pink lips & dark nails, like Lancome’s new spring collection -Pink Irreverence.

Best long lasting mascara

Posted in makeup with tags , , on January 14, 2009 by LPB

Again, Estee Lauder double wear mascara has proven to be the most durable mascara; it appears just as fresh as it was, after 18 hours of wear!

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Smudge free, clump free, feather light yet tenacious in wear, naturally glossy in finish, easy to remove, never leaves lashes brittle…….

Body Shop shea body scrub

Posted in skincare with tags , , , , on January 13, 2009 by LPB

Reveal softer, glowing skin with exfoliating salt grains and organic sugar in a moisturizing, oil-based scrub that has a fresh, classic scent.

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  • shea butter has antioxidant vitamins A and E to help protect and nourish skin.
  • organic soy oil is very rich in essential fatty acids that help to repair skin’s
  • moisture barrier, so skin is smooth and supple.

  • organic sugar and salt grains gently exfoliate skin.

 

I am overwhelmed by the moisturizing power of this scrub; it leaves my skin renewed, soften, smoothen, and most importantly delicately scented.

The fragrance in this mighty scrub develops into an aroma that reminds me of Estee Lauder Sensuous!

Ingredients : Octyl Palmitate (Emollient), Sodium Chloride (Salt) (Viscosity Modifier), Helianthus annuus (Sunflower Seed Oil) (Emollient), Sucrose (Depilatory Agent), Silica (Absorbent), Glycine soja (Soybean Oil) (Emollient/Skin Conditioner), Butyrospermum parkii (Shea Butter) (Emollient), Parfum (Fragrance), Phenoxyethanol (Preservative), Ricinus communis (Castor Oil) (Emollient), Tocopherol (Antioxidant), Linalool (Fragrance Ingredient), Coumarin (Fragrance Ingredient), Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone (Fragrance Ingredient), Limonene (Fragrance Ingredient), Butylphenyl Methylpropional (Fragrance Ingredient), Propylparaben (Preservative), Rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary Extract) (Natural Additive), Citronellol (Fragrance Ingredient), Citral (Fragrance Ingredient), Geraniol (Fragrance Ingredient), Eugenol (Fragrance Ingredient), CI 77891 (Colour).

Dr Sebagh Supreme Maintenance Youth Serum

Posted in skincare with tags , , on January 11, 2009 by LPB

 

A youth-boosting miracle serum to increase radiance and make you look at least ten years younger!

For Dr Sebagh looking ageless is about smoother, firmer skin, a brighter complexion & an increase in elasticity and tone.

This wonder product promises to do all that and more. It also offers excellent protection against environmental pressures on the skin, fighting the causes of ageing whilst at the same time rejuvenating the complexion for a youthful glow.

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It’s designed for use on the face, neck and decollete and boasts the highest concentration of active ingredients available on the market, a whopping 95%. 

 

Dr Sebagh Supreme Maintenance Youth Serum infuses the skin with the most vital and nourishing ingredients including the famous “Youth Molecule” Resveratrol, Vitamin C, three anti-ageing peptides, Hyaluronic Acid, Mineral Radiance Booster and anti protection film complementing each other in perfect synergy.

Under the silky veil the skin is rejuvenated, its radiance, firmness and elasticity renewed. 

Other benefits of the Supreme Maintenance Youth Serum are :

  • Oil Free, non clogging formula.
  • Improves skin’s softness and smoothness.
  • Improves skin’s radiance, tone and clarity.
  • Improves skin’s tightness and elasticity.
  • Reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
  • Protects Rejuvenates, Hydrates, Firms, Replenishes and Retexturises your skin.

 

I had used this serum for more than a week now, i had fallen in love with it since the 1st application. This ultra nourishing serum  feels feather light, leaves no residue ( yes, it is absorbed instantly ) &  yet manage to keep my skin hydrated & rejuvenated.

 

It’s is the best i had ever had, million years in advance of the rest on the market in terms of formulation, texture & results.

Glamourous Grunge

Posted in fashion with tags , , , , , on January 2, 2009 by LPB

I love grunge look, well, only to elegantly coordinated style that say ” rich, spoiled & trashed “; After all, if we could have glamourous goth, we could have glamourous grunge.

Yellow-and-black silk blend cropped swing jacket with a large floral print. Vera Wang jacket has three-quarter length sleeves, a large collar, side slit pockets and press stud fastenings through the front. 

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Citrus silk organza dress with contrasting black detailing. Nathan Jenden dress has a pleated bust, origami grosgrain folds on shoulder, a vent on back of skirt, a draped organza fold on and a zip fastening on back. 100% silk. 

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Make a bold Pucci statement in these printed silk jersey leggings. Multicolored geometric print silk leggings with elasticated waistband. Emilio Pucci leggings are narrow at the ankle and simply slip on. 100% silk.

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Anthracite stamped leather knee-high pirate boots with a heel that is approximately  3 inches high. Vivienne Westwood Red Label boots have black adjustable buckle fastenings across calf and a rounded toe. 

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Gold large floral pendant with crystal and tonal bead detailing in the center. Roberto Cavalli necklace has a link chain, a lobster clasp to fasten.34136_in_l

Wear this with loose permed long hair and  a modern patchouli based fragrance.