STEP BY STEP MAKE-UP LESSONS

Your friend with the perfect eyeliner. The woman working the cosmetics counter with lips that pop. You’ve always admired their make-up, but when it comes to yourself, you don’t know where to start. No worries—let us introduce you to a make-up ritual anybody can do to look and feel…

Fried Rice with Baby Bok Choy, Shiitake and Salmon

Bok choy is a super healthy vegetable, filled with vitamins and minerals—more than any other similar type of cabbage. The combination of shiitake and salmon makes this a delicious and nutritious dish. By eating bok choy, you get 75% of your daily requirement of vitamin C. Cook it for…

Indian saag with chickpeas

As long as I can remember, I’ve been crazy about Indian food, and saag especially is one of my favourite dishes. The Indian restaurant where we often used to go is still my favourite, and when I’m back in the Netherlands they always know exactly what I want to…

DISCOVER THE EXOTIC INGREDIENTS OF THE ORIENTAL ESSENCES COLLECTION

Our perfumers travelled back in time to uncover the mysteries of the Far East, where they discovered the unique spices and aromas for our Oriental Essences collection. Read on to learn more about the exotic ingredients which make the fragrances so unique and luxurious. EXCLUSIVE FRAGRANCES FOR HER Tangerine,…

YOUR GUIDE TO CHOOSING THE RIGHT SCENT

Like fingerprints, we all have a unique natural scent. This is why it’s so important to try scents yourself when choosing a fragrance—no perfume smells the same on two different people. Fragrances adapt themselves to the person wearing it. Factors such as skin type and your body’s natural scent…

BULGUR SUSHI

This fun take on sushi is made with bulgur: a dried, cracked wheat that is popular in the Middle East. Bulgur contains more fibre, protein, vitamins and minerals than white rice, making it a healthier version of the classic sushi. Recipe makes 4 rolls Preparation time: 25 minutes INGREDIENTS…

Follow Our Journey into the Orient

 There’s nothing like the power of perfume to evoke a specific time and place. The new winter limited fragrances in our Oriental Essences collection will make you feel like you’re travelling amongst the exotic palaces of Arabia. Here’s how. The rituals of perfume, as we know them today, may…

BENEFITS OF PRACTICING YOGA AT NIGHT

The mind and body are constantly working every minute of the day. By practicing the proper yoga poses you can release the tension from the body and relax the mind, to prepare your body and soul for a good night’s rest. An evening routine, like this restorative Yin class,…

Scrambled Tofu with Spinach

Tofu is rich in protein, making it a great alternative to meat. Although it contains fewer vitamins, it is a great source of minerals. When you combine it with spinach and chickpeas like in this dish, you’ll get all the nutrition you need. Recipe for 2-3 people Preparation time:…

AN ENERGISING KAPHA YOGA SEQUENCE

Can you identify yourself with the Kapha dosha? Then it’s important that you opt for a tranquil build-up of yoga poses, to avoid any complex or unnatural positions. This will help keep the earth and water elements in balance. The best yoga sessions allow you to challenge yourself, and…