Do you have a special someone? Someone to share a luxurious pampering experience with, just the two of you together? Someone that you know would love a relaxing day à deux, unwinding in the lap of luxury while all the stresses of daily … Continue reading
Category Archives: Beauty
Is it a spa? Is it a lunch? Splunch at The Mira Hong Kong review
…. Yes, I said “Splunch”. This *ahem* imaginatively titled new autumn promo from Tsim Sha Tsui design hotel The Mira Hong Kong is SO much more than its slightly awkward portmanteau name. Running from now until the end of November 2016, … Continue reading
Pilates for the totally clueless: feeling the burn at Flex Studio
Dear abdominal muscles, I want to apologise to you for years and years of neglect. You’ve been there for me through thick and… Well, through lots of stuff, anyway. Holding me upright, generously accommodating my discovery of microwavable mug cake … Continue reading
Seasonal Spice at Plateau Spa, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong
Brr. It’s DAMN cold outside in Hong Kong right now and, frankly, naysayers citing minus temperatures in other countries can get back in their (festively-decorated) boxes as far as I’m concerned. One word – heating. Hong Kong has none, meaning that … Continue reading
Sparadise Urban Retreat and Gallery review
As someone who loves to be pampered but is also a bit of a product junkie, it’s fair to say that I’m probably slathering WAY too many chemicals on my skin every day in the name of beauty. So when … Continue reading
Smart Mama Insider Card PLUS great discount!
DISCOUNT ALERT! The new Smart Mama Insider Card offers you the same (and more!) fabulous discounts as the old voucher book did, but now in a wallet-friendly format! The Insider Card will usually set you back HK$349, but Smart Mama are … Continue reading
Pregnancy cravings: Flawless pampering with a Pregnancy Skin Nourisher treatment
So as I may have mentioned in my last post, this weather isn’t doing my skin any favours at the moment. My arms and legs are drier than the Sahara, the Gobi and the Kalahari rolled into one. I could probably … Continue reading
Pregnancy cravings: All about that face with a Prescriptive facial at Glow Spa PLUS special reader discount!
Ok, so we may not quite be at the “let it snow” stage of cold quite yet, but the combination of chilly mornings, steaming showers and fan heaters has done my already nutrient-poor skin no favours at all. And that’s before we get started on … Continue reading
Pregnancy cravings: Brewing up natural skincare with Tea & Scones!
There are few things I like more than tea and scones. I am, after all, British, and therefore genetically programmed to knock back cups o’ char at a rate that would suggest the meaning of life lies at the bottom of a … Continue reading
Kerasilk Treatment at Hollywood Hair review
Top image courtesy of Goldwell As I may possibly have mentioned, perhaps just once or twice in the past, I spend quite a lot of time with my hairdresser, the lovely Ari at Hollywood Hair. Cutting, colouring and, most important of … Continue reading