Posts Tagged ‘beauty

02
Feb
09

Louis Vuitton & French hairstylist John Nollet at select Park Hyatts!!!

Fashion Designers, Hotels and Hairstylists, These are a few of my favorite things!!!

Louis Vuitton, French hairstylist John Nollet and hotel group Park Hyatt have a special treat for us all!! They will present a special round-the-world Hair Room Service tour! 11 global Park Hyatt destinations throughout 2009 will offer limited local clientele personal hair diagnoses, cuts and colours in private suites at the Hyatt.

For more information visit

http://www.hyatt.com

john nollet

24
Jul
08

Machine that measures Beauty of Face

24
Jul
08

cucumber,milk,almond,honey for your face

You will need: 
mixing bowl
½  tsp grated cucumber
                                                                      1  cold milk
1/2  tsp almond powder
                                                                       1 tsp honey
 
Mix all ingredients
Refrigerate for 15 minutes
Apply to face and neck
Let sit for 20 mintues.
Rinse with lukewarm water.
21
Jul
08

Face Mask Recipe: Dry Skin

Ingredients:

1 tsp powdered milk

1 tbsp runny honey

1 tsp aloe vera gel

2 drops essential oil

 Mix ingredients well, apply to face, let dry for 15 minutes, then wash off with warm water. This recipe is enough for two people. So grab a friend and do a mask.

21
Jul
08

Get Creative with Green Tea

GREEN TEA LEMONADE

If you like your tea lemony and your drinks lightly sugared, this combo should hit your sweet spot. “It gives you that fresh green flavor, with a hint of lemon — perfect for summer,” says Nelson Drago, owner of the Chado Tea Room in Los Angeles.
Makes about four 1-cup servings

1 tablespoon loose Japanese green tea leaves, available in Asian markets and health-food stores
9 ounces lemonade, sweetened to taste
Sliced fresh lemon or whole strawberries for garnish

Steep tea leaves in 18–20 ounces of barely boiling water for 3 minutes, or longer if you like stronger tea. Pour brewed tea through a strainer into a large carafe or pitcher full of ice. Stir in lemonade. Serve in glasses garnished with the fruit.

MANGO TANGO ICED GREEN TEA

Tropical fruits (mango and pineapple) up the antioxidant ante.
Makes four 1-cup servings

1 1/2 cups chilled green tea (Heiss suggests using 2 tea bags of Stash Premium green tea)
3/4 cup chilled mango puree, sold at Asian markets and in some supermarkets
3/4 cup chilled peach or apple juice
1 cup chilled pineapple juice
1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice

Combine all ingredients, pour into blender (make in batches if necessary), and blend for 2 minutes. Pour over ice and garnish with sprigs of fresh mint.

MATCHA LATTE ICED ENERGY TEA

This recipe hails from Essencha Tea House & Fine Teas in Cincinnati. Part of Zen Buddhist culture for centuries, matcha makes brilliant but bitter green tea. However, matcha latte is “creamy yet crisp,” says Essencha co-owner Tracy Monson. “And it gives you the ultimate energy boost!” Because it’s made from the entire leaf, matcha may be the healthiest of all green teas.
Makes one 1-cup serving

1/2 to 1 teaspoon good-quality matcha, sold at Asian markets
1 tablespoon hot water
1 teaspoon sugar, or to taste
8 ounces milk or soymilk

Place matcha and sugar in a high-sided bowl. Whisk gently until blended. Add enough hot water to make a light paste, whisking until the mixture is free of clumps. Transfer to a cocktail shaker. Add milk and ice and shake well until foamy. Strain, and then drink straight up or over ice.

21
Jul
08

Jean Paul Gaultier Couture fall 2008

 love this line. look at the birdcage straps on the coats, the Geiger influenced bridal head piece, the green dress, oh how I would never pull that off.