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Friday Chronicle # 32: Eight Fragrances Considered As True “UFOs” In Terms Of Creativity Worth Knowing.

Friday Chronicle # 32: Eight Fragrances Considered As True “UFOs” In Terms Of Creativity Worth Knowing.

The history of perfumery saw millions of fragrances launches. In the past 15 years, there has been between 400 and 1000 fragrances launched every year. Out of all these launches probably only one or two would still be around after 5 years. Some fragrances are commercial hits not made to last, others became market leaders and a few were literally creative UFOs. These outstanding fragrances came out from unique creative universes and met their audiences across the years and for…

Rituals Cosmetics opens a new store in Lausanne

Rituals Cosmetics opens a new store in Lausanne

Beauty brands are not only a product provider, they participate to your beauty routine, which means they create self-indulgent moments for you. With Rituals Cosmetics, the philosophy tends to generate happiness that can be found in the smallest of things. The brand’s aim is to transform your daily beauty routines into meaningful moments with a luxurious touch. So last night, Lausanne increased happiness with the opening of a new Rituals Cosmetics store. Rituals… a new philosophy in beauty care Rituals…

4 Ways to Get Silky Smooth Skin

4 Ways to Get Silky Smooth Skin

Every woman wants the smoothest, silkiest skin possible but it seems like no matter what they do or how hard they try, their skin just seems to get rougher and drier. Actually, according to board certified dermatologist, Dr. Jessica Krant, that may be the problem. Women just try too hard and in so doing will do more damage than good. If you are looking for the silkiest smoothest skin imaginable, here are great four ways for you to have the…

Shine Bright Like the Stars: Skincare Tips from Celebrity Dermatologists

Shine Bright Like the Stars: Skincare Tips from Celebrity Dermatologists

As a celebrity, you’re expected to carry yourself to a certain standard. But how do they do it? Beauty Tips from the celebrities themselves.

Say Good Bye To Warts With These Best Techniques

Say Good Bye To Warts With These Best Techniques

Warts! Aww.. brings that gross feeling. No doubt they are quite uncomfortable and even unbearable skin disease. It’s a skin disease that is often hidden as most of them have fear that someone will make fun of that gross part. And even at times few warts bleed which surely brings that uncomfortable feeling. I am sure if you are suffering from such disease you would be looking for best way to get rid of that permanently. They are caused by…

Aesop Double-Edge Razor, must have for men

Aesop Double-Edge Razor, must have for men

One very specific beauty care strictly reserved for men is Shaving. Aesop proposes a full range of products to help you shave every time you need. This year, Aesop is launching the ultimate razor for men: The Double-Edge Razor. Here are full details about it. This Double-Edge Razor is handmade by skilled English craftsmen.

Aesop, the Guild of Artisans, beautiful craftmanship – Video

Aesop, the Guild of Artisans, beautiful craftmanship – Video

The Guild of Artisans, pay respects to materials frequently employed in Aesop spaces: ceramic, leather, textiles, copper, timber, and marble. They also honour historic craft guilds, and those who spend a lifetime honing the knowledge and techniques that enable them to excel in their respective crafts. Aesop released a new video that highlights this amazing inspiration for the end of the year christmas sets. You can read our review about the Guild of Artisans gift sets here: http://luxuryactivist.com/beauty/aesop-new-giftsets-for-the-holiday-season-inspired-by-the-guild-of-artisans  Aesop by…

Aesop new Giftsets for the Holiday Season. Inspired by the Guild of Artisans.

Aesop new Giftsets for the Holiday Season. Inspired by the Guild of Artisans.

Inspired by the Guild of Artisans that were created all around the world, the new Holiday season gift-sets by Aesop highlights the beauty of the materials used in each Aesop store: Copper, Textile, Ceramic, Marble, Leather and Timber. Each material, reflects a different approach of the mind and body and each gift-set will gather a specific collection of products. Here is our review about the one honoring LEATHER, as The Supple Gentleman. This gift-set plays in words with the suppleness…

The Perfect Bridal Skincare Regime For A Healthy Glow

The Perfect Bridal Skincare Regime For A Healthy Glow

A few months before your wedding, you’ve made great strides to make sure you appear picture-perfect from top to bottom. Your glittering silver gown is accented by the tiara at the top. You feel elegant and confident – no one can divert the attention away from you on your wedding day! But before practicing to walk down the aisle, you take a look in the mirror to see acne, fine lines, and pimples resting between your brows. Reality dawns on you: no…

Aesop, beauty care experts. Top 3 products this month

Aesop, beauty care experts. Top 3 products this month

Aesop is definitely the discovery of this year for LuxuryActivist. A while ago we reviewed the relaunch of Marrakech, the iconic fragrance of the Australian brand.  This month we tried 3 products from Aesop and the results are pretty amazing. Aesop Moroccan Neroli Shaving Serum Aesop Moroccan Neroli Post-Shave lotion Aesop Deodorant Aesop Moroccan Neroli Shaving Serum, amazing. We all known Shaving foam, Shaving oil, Shaving soap but I must say that a Shaving serum is definitely more original. Aesop…

Fragrances in Brazil – Future trends.

Fragrances in Brazil – Future trends.

Brazil became the biggest market in the world for Cosmetics, Fragrances, beauty and hygiene. With 42 Billion US$ in 2012 of sales (15 billion US$ ex-factory), the Economic giant also smells very good. This is a 15,62% of growth vs 2011 and a double digit growth in the past 17 years. Sources: Abihpec and Euromonitor. Top Beauty segments in Brazil in 2012 by sales Hair care products: 4 billion US$ Alcoholic Fragrances: 2.7 Billion US$ Men’s Shaving products: 2 Billion…

Nerola Illuminating face, hands and body by Laboratoire Mergens.

Nerola Illuminating face, hands and body by Laboratoire Mergens.

Switzerland has an amazing know-how in expertise skincare. Many laboratories are located in the purity and richness of Swiss Alps. Laboratoire Mergens is one of them. Based on a expert Dermatologic know-how, the company is located in Switzerland since 1993. for the past 20 years, they developed different beauty products adapted to all skin types, food complements and dermatological creams. Here is the review of their rewarded line Nerola Illuminating. Illuminating or enlightening products are not something new in the…

Victorinox opens the door of Innovative Face care for men.

Victorinox opens the door of Innovative Face care for men.

Victorinox, the iconic Swiss brand for Pocket knives, is bursting its way successfully in the beauty market. With millions of Fragrances sold all around the world, now, they opened a new chapter: Face care for men. In deed, they are launching under the Swiss Unlimited line, a new generation of skincare product. At luxuryactivist, we had the chance to try it.   Victorinox Fragrances complete the universe of Victorinox and of the original Swiss Army Knife. This universe includes Pocket…

Men skincare, top 5 best face products.

Men skincare, top 5 best face products.

Discover here the top 5 best face care products for men at the market today. This selection was made by our Cosmetics expert at LuxuryActivist. When men get to take care of their skin, most of them are wondering what cream should they apply on their skin, especially on their faces. Normally they look around in their bathrooms and bedrooms but… nothing really will inspire them. That ‘s why LuxuryActivist will give you more tips in the future about beauty products,…

Ange du Sud, simplicity at its best.

Ange du Sud, simplicity at its best.

This month, LuxuryActivist is introducing Ange du Sud (South Angel in french), a new cosmetic brand, born in the south of France in Marseille. They provide a short yet interesting range of body products. The brand claims a refined, ecological and natural approach of cosmetics. The Brand was born in 2011 in Marseille, France. The french city is known for its beautiful sea line and an annual sunshine. It is also the land of the traditional “Savon de Marseille”. Marseille soap or Savon…