Beauty

Dior Opens New Beauty Boutique

17/06/17

Just in time 70th anniversary of the iconic House of Dior, Dior has opened its fourth Australian perfume and beauty boutique in Chadstone Shopping Centre, Victoria. Spread on 55 square metres of luxurious and classic Dior décor of lacquer black, white and silver with highlights of red upholstery, the boutique was designed to reflect the backstage atmosphere at a fashion show, while also paying tribute to the brand’s heritage. The boutique contains Dior’s make-up lines for face, lips and eyes, as well as their cult fragrances created by Dior perfume creator, François Demachy, including cult fragrances and overall favourites J’adore, Read the full article...

Angelina Jolie & Guerlain

08/05/17

Angelina Jolie has been chosen as the face of Guerlain’s new fragrance, Mon Guerlain, and will donate her entire earnings from the campaign to charity. The partnership was initially agreed in Cambodia – the birthplace of Jolie’s first son, Maddox – in December 2015 while Jolie was filming First They Killed My Father in Cambodia. The actress reportedly has childhood memories of seeing her mother using Guerlain powder. “We create perfumes for the women we admire,” Jacques Guerlain said in a statement, whilst the brand’s master perfumer Thierry Wasser said he drew inspiration from Jolie to create a fragrance expressing Read the full article...

Birkenstock is Doing Skincare

20/04/17

Internationally famous sandal maker Birkenstock is taking a new venture: skincare. They are launching a 28 pieces line of sustainably minded and natural cosmetics under the name Birkenstock Natural Care. This may seem like a stretch for a brand that is widely known for comfortable (and fashion blogger worthy) footwear but apparently there is a connection.   “While we were doing our research regarding a healthy product concept in the skin care segment, we realised that scientists in the cosmetics industry had discovered the highly effective anti-aging effect of suberin, a remarkable substance which is contained in cork oak extract,” Read the full article...