Wednesday 29 June 2016

LA MER Cleansing Micellar Water

One of the skincare trends I am very fond of is definetely that of micellar water. So I was very excited to hear that LA MER is launching its CLEANSING MICELLAR WATER just in time for Summer!
The Sea gives countless inspirations to LA MER today the brand activate this powerful energies for this pure, precious and powerful new formula of the Cleansing Micellar Water which is already set to become a must-have!
A pure and precious way to cleanse, in one step you can sweep away impurities and makeup while also hydrating at the same time.
LA MER's Marine Micelle Waters are super charged of micro-capsules which attract and lift away impurities and all types of makeup even waterproof one while signature marine nutrients and nourishing Miracle Broth remineralize, hydrate and renew.
Skin is clean, fresh, soothed and intensely purified. This unique formula for cleansing the skin provides immediate and lasting benefits over time. The positevely charged water instantly remove all micro impurities, even waterproof make-up and cleanse your face in depth, without rinsing.
When used regularly, negatively charged water molecules make sure that strengthening sea minerals and other active substances are transported deeper into the skin surface. In addition, they work faster and more effectively, thereby restore the balance of the skin to strengthen and calm - for a radiant, fresh skin feeling.

Cleansing Micellar Water
available from July 2016

Antik Batik and L'Occitane create a limited edition accessories collection perfect for Summer!

 For Summer 2016 L'Occitane renews its collaboration with Antik Batik for a limited edition accessories collection inspired by the tradition of the indienne fabric and born from the encounter between the know-how and craftsmanship of Orient and West of the seventeenth century.
L'Occitane and Antik Batik have joined forces as they share the same values, the love of ancient gestures and the commitment to long-lived partnerships in business which is built by trusted relationships with their producers.
It is around these common values that Antik Batik & L'Occitane came together.
The creator and founder of Antik Batik, Gabriella Cortese has designed a summery collection echoing the DNA of the brand. The handmade pieces pay hommage to the Immortelle, the iconic yellow flower of Corsica which inspired one of the L'Occitane collection.
In a beautiful casual chic style this collection is already every girl's dream for the summer! Consisting of a makeup bag, a clutch and a beach cover up this collection has everything you need to travel in style!
The makeup bag and clutch which can also be worn with a shoulder strap, allow you to take with you all your essentials and beauty products and the cover-up will be a must-have on the beach, worn around the waist or wrapped around your hair for a beautiful boho look!

Limited Edition Collection
is available now at following
 L'Occitane Boutiques:
 GENEVA, Rue de Rive 2
ZURICH, Bahnhofstrasse 94
ZURICH, Hauptbahnhof
BERN, Christoffelunterführung
and on 

Objective: freshness & hydration

Summer is here and it is time to bring in some new additions to our skin care routine. As our skin still needs hydration but also needs lighter textures and freshness!
Skin is also subjected daily to free radicals (stress, UV, weather conditions ) this is why is important to protect it, antioxidants can do this. Garnier is presenting some new  products which are particularly great for Summer because of the freshness and hydration they provide all while protecting and soothing skin. Welcome to the new HYDRA BOMB products: a gel-like day cream  and a gel-like night cream which are super-hydrating and cointain antioxidants. As well as the new Micellar Water in Oil All-in-One formulated with nourishing oils it removes make-up in a flash and the new L'Oréal Huile Extraordinaire Night Cream-Masque which also thanks to nourishing oils and royal jelly nourishes and repairs skin during the night.
Wonderful new additions to our Summer skin care routine!

3-in-1 Day Care

This moisturiser gives skin the hydration it needs while protecting 
it from the external aggressions.
The texture is ultra-light and feels really fresh and pleasant on the skin, it penetrates quickly and hydrates all day long.
It cointain two antioxidants superfruit extracts: Amla and Pomegranate and also provides UVA/UVB protection. Skin is smoother and wrinkles appear reduced.

Night Care

This night moisturiser deeply hydrates as well as replumping the look of fine lines.
It has a gel-cream  lightweight texture and feels really fresh on the skin. It feels lovely no greasy or sticky effect. It has a very effective hydrating formula which combines two antioxidants superfruit extracts Amla and Pomegranate.
Skin really feels smooth and appears fresher.


This Micellar Water is formulated with nourishing oils cleansing and nourishing skin in one step without rinsing.
The micelles capture impurities just like a magnet and lift away dirt from skin and dissolving all types of makeup even waterproof one.
Skin is left perfectly cleaned, soft without greasy feeling.

Night Cream-Masque

This night cream nourishes and repairs skin during the night to reveal radiant skin in the morning.
With essential oils of rose, lavender and argan which are known for their intensive nourishing properties and regenarting royal jelly. During the night skin is hydrated and soothed. From the first application skin is hydrated and feels soft to the touch.
It can be used as night care or as a mask for dry skin. 

Let's dive into the Mediterranean Sea with Le Petit Marseillais new "Soin Marin "

One of the things I love the most about Summer of course is going to the Seaside as I think it is an incredible source of well-being. 
For this reason I immediately fell for the new "Le Petit Marseillais Soin Marin" coll and was seduced by its marine scents. This way I can enjoy the world of the Mediterranean Sea at home and have a truly refreshing moment of well-being.

For its "Soin Marin" Le Petit Marseillais has specially selected ingredients from the Mediterranean Sea, known for their refreshing properties. The Mediterranean Algae: the Ulva Lactuca with remarkable properties, rich in vitamins, amino acids and proteins revitalize and tone and Marine Minerals known for their richness in minerals and magnesium salts, they bring freshness and promote moisture balance of the skin.

Every morning I can feel as I am diving in the Mediterranean Sea with Le Petit Marseillais..starting in the shower with the Shower Gel "Soin Marin Fraicheur" which  not only awakes our body but gives us a long-lasting fresh sensation. Then it's time to hydrate our body with the lotion "Soin Marin Hydratation" with its fresh marine scents and light texture it penetrates quickly while leaving your skin soft and with no sticky feeling at all. Skin is hydrated and comfortable for 24 hours.
Le Petit Marseillais Soin Marin is the perfect care for Summer.. le't dive into the Mediterranean Sea every day!

Tuesday 28 June 2016

Welcome to Switzerland A-DERMA!

We all at some point in our life suffered from fragile and delicate skin. A-Derma the French brand now available in Switzerland combine the use of  Rhealba Oats and dermatological expertise. A-Derma is a unique dermo-cosmetic brand which uses plants caters for all skin types and is particularly ideal for skin which is dry sensitive and prone to irritations.
Rhealba Oats is at the heart of every A-Derma products thanks to its perfect pureness and its exceptional properties of soothing active ingredients.
 It is a fact that 24% of the European population suffers from dryness or itching, often associated with fragile skin. 100% of Europeans say they had, at some point, rough skin.
The causes can be many and varied, it  may be a naturally dry skin, a baby's skin or ultra-sensitive skin. Sometimes factors such as stress, pollution or climate conditions can cause discomfort to our skin.
Whatever the cause skin barrier can become more sensitive and can be prone to irritation.

A-Derma was founded by pharmacist Pierre Fabre in the south-west of France. The brand still operates today under his company. He saved Rhealba Oats from extinction, which today is among the plants it protects. It is grown in Terre d'Avoine, near Castres, his place of origin.
Now, 24 products in total, spread across 7 different ranges (Exomega, Originels Care, Epithelial, Dermalibour, Phys-AC, and Rheacalm Hydralba) are introduced to Switzerland.
You can find A-Derma in Switzerland exclusivelay at Amavita, Coop Vitality and Sun Store pharmacies.

Let's discover one of A-Derma ranges: Exomega and one of the products of this range which has been specifically developed for atopic and very dry skin.

Exomega - the specially designed care for atopic and very dry skin

Every day, the skin is exposed to multiple climatic stress. Stress or a weakened
 immune system can also cause skin irritation. The Exomega range from
A-Derma offers proper care, because it is especially designed for dry and atopic skin.
Atopic and very dry skin is extremely fragile therefore it must be looked after each day by applying an emollient skin care.
Exomega is the primary care-based on extract of Rhealba seedlings,
with calming and immuno-regulatory properties.

Emollient Cream

This sterile emollient care for very dry and atopic skin reduces dryness as well as calming irritations thanks to the Rhealba Oats Plantlets Extracts. Cointaning Vitamine B3 and Filaxérine it also helps to rebuild the skin barrier. It can be use on both face and body. It gives you a long-lasting relief from dryness. It is suitable for infants, children and adults.
It is free from parabens, fragrances and preservatives.
Available as 200 ml or 400 ml version.

Big stars in Locarno for this year MOON & STARS!

For the 13th time, the unique setting of the beautiful Piazza Grande will be once again be the home of the MOON & STARS festival. 
From the 8th until the 17th July the festival will bring you on stage great national and international artists from the pop and rock music world.
You will have the opportunity to experience the concerts in the magical ambience of the Piazza Grande and to see top acts perform live and up close. The line-up for this year is truly spectacular as it sees big international stars such as Ellie Goulding, Pharrell Williams, Tom Jones, Lana del Rey and Aloe Blacc take the stage on the Piazza Grande. Italian music has not been forgotten as  legendary group Pooh,Marco Mengoni and Modà will surely make the crowd go wild! 
The Piazza Grande in Locarno is just 500 meters from the station and a few hundred meters from the boat landing on Lake Maggiore. So it is time to book a short break to Locarno and enjoy  the beauty of Ticino and the great concerts offered by this year festival.
Let yourself be enchanted, at one of the most beautiful festivals in Switzerland!

MOON & STARS 2016:

Friday, 8th July 2016


Saturday, 9th July 2016


Wednesday, 13th July 2016


Thursday, 14th July 2016


Friday, 15th July 2016


Saturday, 16th July 2016


Sunday, 17th July 2016


Pharrell Williams

Ellie Goulding


Lana Del Rey

Marco Mengoni

for more info visit

Sephora opens at Manor Morges

Sephora is opening  its third store in Switzerland at MANOR Morges. After the opening at MANOR Geneva and MANOR Yverdon-les-Bains now the adventure continues and on the 1st of July it will be the turn of MANOR Morges to welcome its Sephora!
Since May this year Sephora is bringing to Switzerland an exceptional beauty selection, and a new concept of "Shop in Shop" specially created for our country and that will be deployed also in other parts of the world. The aim of this new beauty experience? Provide opportunities for beauty addicts to touch and test the products in a giant playground, all in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.
No less than 13 brands will be sold at Sephora, including some exclusive ones such as Made in Sephora, Make Up Forever or Too Faced. 22 brands in all, including Benefit and Nars, are already available on and throughout Switzerland thanks to the service Click & Collect.

MANOR Morges


Introducing ESSIE Gel Couture

Couture for our nails? Wow, I am impressed! 
Essie is giving us Gel Couture nail polishes which promise up to 14 days of luxurious wear and no lamp needed!
 So no more chipped nails and welcome at home gel-like results all without the use of a UV lamp!
 I am sure the new Essie Gel Couture polish will become every busy girl's obsession as it will eliminate your need for a weekly visit to the nail salon! All you need is two coat of your favorite Gel Couture polish followed by the Couture Top Coat and you are good to go!
The collection was inspired by fashion masterpieces and gives you " a glimpse into the world of craftsmanship and artistry from the atelier to the after party".
Inspired by the world of fashion, combining technology and innovation, the new range Gel Couture with an easy two-step system gives you gel-like shine up to 14 days. High fashion colors and sophisticated design meet high-performance technology. Available in 28 new and irresistible shades.
Gel Couture by Essie reveals a surprising and elegant bottle which looks like a runway dress, twirling and desirable. Its patented curve hugging brush  allows for perfect color application. Immerse yourself in the world of haute couture with these desirable shades!

Step 1: 
Choose from 28 Essie new colors enriched with pigments of pure color which
 ensure a uniform application.
Repeat the operation with a second coat

 Step 2: 
For a perfect result, apply the Essie top coat
It dries quickly, while protecting
 your color and providing ultra-glossy finish all with no UV or LED lamp.

Gel Couture
available  at selected retailers from June 2016
and at all Essie retailers from September 2016

Golden hour

Summer means stripes, crisp white pants and golden accessories. I picked my must-have Michael Kors watch for the Summer, the glamourous Brecken. It is just the perfect choice to go with all my Summer outfits and make them stand out. 
Cast in golden tone, the oversize case has a marked bezel, chronograph sub dials and also date function to give this watch a sporty but also stylish take. 
The Brecken is such a chic watch it will be definetely my watch of choice to pack for my Summer holiday.
 It looks great with fresh stripes and whites as you can see from this outfit but also with a colourful tunic for a day of sight-seeing, it is truly the accessory of the season!
Pair it with a  baby blue bag to give a bright touch to an all white look and on the beach or in the city all eyes will be on the Brecken
The pastel of this crossbody bag paired with gold-tone accessories makes for an über chic summer outfit!
Aviators are definetely another essential for Summer so be jet set ready and  be sure to have them on your summer must-have list!

The secret of a true laid-back look 
with a touch of luxe is all down to the right accessories,
 add the golden Brecken to all your summer outfits.. and hello glamour!

Brecken Gold-Tone Watch
is part of the 
Michael Kors Summer 2016 Collection