Entries by Didier Huet

CLAY IN SKINCARE: FROM CLEOPATRA TO CONTEMPORARY

There is nothing new about using clay as part of a physical regime: ever since   ancient times, various clays have been an integral component in caring for one’s complexion and general wellbeing (in fact, even Cleopatra is rumoured to have clay masked). The physicians of Mesopotamian Pharaohs would use local clays as anti-inflammatories; the […]

5 Steps to Maintain Healthy Skin Year Round

While the concept of annual resolutions can seem a little trite, there is no greater opportunity than the advent of a new year to rejuvenate one’s skincare regime. During the cold months – a time where our innate defenses are down and our Vitamin D levels similarly so – a little extra care injected into […]

SKIN TRANSFORMED WITH GUERILLA ATELIER’S CARL LOUISVILLE

We sat down with Carl Louisville, a man whose storied career in fashion and retail led him to found his concept store Guerrilla Atelier. Located in the booming downtown neighborhood of Los Angeles, Guerrilla Atelier offers a thoroughly unique experience – engagement with carefully-selected luxury brands, the stories behind them communicated through a warm, informed […]

SUN AND SPA IN PASADENA

A staycation for the ages, click through the gallery below to enjoy our recent collaboration with the Langham Huntington Pasadena and The Chuan Spa. Photos by Lance Skundrich (continues below)   Southern California is known for its almost year round sunlight, incredible landscapes and stunning beaches. And one more thing it should be known for […]