+ EMEILLEURQ

London Entrepreneur Poised to Launch Luxurious Skincare Line for Black Women Battling Hyperpigmentation

Emeilleurq is a luxury cosmeceutical skincare and lifestyle brand that formulates cosmetic treatment products specifically for black women struggling with hyperpigmentation. After struggling with acne herself and finding that none of the affordable clinical skin products seemed to cater particularly for black skin, Emilia Makosa founded the company.

+ beauty salon

How To Reopen Your Beauty Clinic Post Lockdown

Clinics that have survived the initial shock of COVID-19 may be considering reopening after lockdown is eased- but how should they gain customers trust and operate in a whole new business environment? Whether your operations are already greatly affected, or the impacts are yet to be felt, a business continuity plan is essential to ensure you can be as resilient as possible in this global health crisis.

+ plant article

7 Ways Plants Can Relax Your Mind

By bringing your attention to caring for your plants, you can focus solely on the present moment and distract your brain from anxious thoughts. Plants are also a great way to take a much-needed technology break, focusing on your plants even if it is a few minutes a day, forces you to stop. To help you learn just how effective plants are, the experts at Forest Healthcare have described the 7 ways they can relax your mind.

+ Boy or Girl?

How to Plan a Safe Yet Lavish Gender Reveal Party

You’ve got a bundle of joy on the way! Congratulations! What makes this news even more exciting is that your ob-gyn has finally been able to identify the sex of your unborn child. Naturally, you want to share this news with your closest friends and family.

+ Clean Living Products

A Leading Light in the UK’s Cleaning Product Industry

Clean Living International is a leading provider of biological & refillable cleaning products.

+ Wellness

10 Health and Wellness Trends for 2020

This year is full of surprises. Health and wellness will trend towards more accessible healthcare, preventative treatments and mental wellness. Here are 10 development to follow in 2020 1. Circadian Health Wellness culture is obsessed with sleep hygiene, analyzing the quality of our rest, and if we’re getting enough of it. In 2020, however, the approach to sleep will change. Research shows that our… Read More

+ A Beauty Routine to Fit Your Already Healthy Lifestyle

A Beauty Routine to Fit Your Already Healthy Lifestyle

You work out, eat clean and get eight hours of sleep each night. Leading a healthy lifestyle makes you feel good, so it’s time you extend that same touch to your beauty routine. These six steps will have you glowing both inside and out.

+ Disney

How Disney Can Add Magic to Your Days

From Disney’s conception in 1923, the love for Disney is still strong in 2020 with the company launching their much awaited streaming service Disney+ this week. This, along with revamped classics being re-released, means Disney remains a big part of our lives from childhood. For many of us, film releases aren’t enough to satisfy our cravings — and luckily, it doesn’t have to be! There are lots of Disney ranges and events that we can get involved with to add magic into our everyday lives.

+ Mother's Day Gift Guide

The LUXlife 2020 Mother’s Day Gift Guide

It’s that time of year again where we recognise our Mothers for being the absolute queens they are. Of course, we appreciate them all year round, however, mothering Sunday is a chance for us to really show our gratitude by spoiling our matriarchs with gifts and most importantly our love. From stunning bouquets to luxury jewels, here, we have compiled the ultimate Mother’s Day gift guide to help you with finding your mother the perfect gift for this Sunday 22nd March.

+ face mask

7 Ways To Make Your Skincare Routine Sustainable

We’ve all heard of the usual suggestions to become eco-friendlier like turning off the lights, reducing food waste and rethinking your method of transportation but have you ever thought about making your skincare routine more sustainable? We spoke to lead product developer and skincare specialist at Glo Skin Beauty, Amanda Von Hagen, to discuss small changes you can make to your skincare regime to make it more eco-friendly.

+ Palma de Mallorca

Palma de Mallorca: the holiday guide

Sat in the western Mediterranean on the largest Balearic island, Palma de Mallorca is a truly magical place to spend a holiday. There is no shortage of amazing sights to discover and things to do here, so you’ll certainly be spoilt for choice. If you’re not sure where to stay or what to prioritise during your trip, take a look at our top tips below.

+ anti aging

Top Considerations To Fix Fine Lines

There’s no way to fight ageing. One can only attempt to fight the signs of ageing. Some of the signs like grey hair can be easily taken care of. Fine lines and wrinkles are a lot harder to handle. Ageing is an irreversible process. The effects of ageing may also seem to be irreversible. There are a few techniques that help make these effects disappear. The easier thing to do is to make sure that one does everything they can to take care of their skin. This way they can keep fine lines and other issues away for as long as they can.

+ Paris

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Getaways That Won’t Break Your Heart Or Your Bank

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, there’s no better time to surprise your significant other by sweeping them off their feet on a romantic getaway. Hostelworld, the global online hostel-focussed booking platform, has handpicked private rooms in some of Europe’s most romantic cities, where you can whisk away your loved one without breaking the bank. Whether it be Paris, Venice, Budapest, Amsterdam or Copenhagen, travellers can discover the crème de la crème of hostels that are sure to pull on those heartstrings while celebrating the most romantic date in the year.

+ Valentines Gift Guide 2020

The LUXlife 2020 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

On February 14th, couples around the world celebrate their love, cherishing the time they’ve spent together which often involves the exchanging of gifts. To ensure you’re well prepared for Valentine’s Day this year, we have compiled the ultimate Valentine’s gift guide to give you some much needed inspiration- so there’s no excuse for you or your significant other to buy a last minute box of chocolates from the petrol station. Our gift guide has something for everyone; so whether you’re married, in a long term relationship, single or celebrating ‘Galentines’, our guide is well worth a read.

+ beauty

Five Beauty Resolutions To Make In 2020

New Year’s resolutions are fun to make, but often difficult to keep. Luckily, in the beauty world there are a few simple tweaks and adjustments you can make to your regime that will benefit your skin and makeup routine. The skincare specialists at ZO Skin Health UK, have narrowed it down to five easy beauty resolutions to make in 2020 to ensure you are maintaining your skin’s health whilst looking your best.

+ Bali

5 Luxury Destinations That Are Cheaper Than You Think

Here, for our North American readers we have selected the best places to consider when planning the trip of a lifetime- and you don’t even have to leave North America or break the bank.

+ Gift guide feature pic

The LUXlife 2020 New Year’s Gift Guide

2020 has begun and it’s now time to get the new year and even the new decade off to a good start. January is all about setting yourself new goals and being positive with looking forward to the new year ahead. So to help you out with your new year’s resolutions- whether it’s to get fit following the indulgence of Christmas or you need motivation to start work again- we have compiled a gift guide which will enable you to start 2020 off in the best way.

+ How to Better Care for Yourself with a Little Luxury

How to Better Care for Yourself with a Little Luxury in Your Life

Luxury is completely subjective. While some may believe luxury means higher-priced items, for a lot of people it simply means comfort and elegance, whatever that might mean personally to you.

+ christmas stocking

“All I Want For Christmas” Is A Luxury Stocking Filler: Why Less Is More This Season

As shops are filled to the brim with an abundance of gifts this season and the recent cyber weekend sales have fed the fast-purchase frenzy of consumers, a leading packaging entrepreneur says brands need to drive a more minimalist mindset for customers. And, he says that a luxury stocking filler may be the right way to do it.

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Designer for the Kardashians Launches Luxury Skincare Brand

Designer, Ollia Tzarina has launched a luxury, chemical free skin care brand. The designer who has sold her fur coats to stars including Kylie Jenner and Beyonce, speaks to Lux Life about why she’s now decided to enter the beauty industry.

+ luxury gift to yourself

5 Ways You Should Gift Yourself A Little Luxury

Whilst gifting our loved ones is a wonderfully fulfilling thing to do, it’s important that we don’t forget to treat ourselves. Setting yourself goals with a treat at the end is the perfect way for totally guilt-free self-gifting. Here are 5 ways in which you could gift yourself a little luxury, because, well, you deserve it.

+ sustainable gift wrap

7 Sustainable Gift-Wrapping Ideas

This year, the most popular trend is also the most ecofriendly as no one likes non-recyclable gift wrap. To cut down on the sheer amount of paper, which is being used, a holder of the Royal Warrant of Appointment to Her Majesty The Queen, high-end independent corporate gifting specialists, Veritas Gifts have complied their 7 most sustainable gift-wrapping ideas so you can make your presents ecofriendly this year.

+ gift experience guide feature photo

The Ultimate Experience Gift Guide

Life’s about making memories, so treat your loved ones to something different this Christmas with an experience gift. Here’s a selection of luxurious experiences you won’t forget, from a celebrity hair styling experience to a VIP Rugby day at Twickenham.

+ wedding outside

Sustainable luxury wedding trend tips to throw the perfect eco-friendly celebration

Eco-friendly weddings are becoming more and more popular, but going down the sustainable route doesn’t mean sacrificing quality and luxury. Here, Charlotte Ricard-Quesada, Founder of luxury wedding company, La Fête shares her tips on throwing the perfect eco-friendly celebration!

+ miami beach

7 luxury hen do destinations inspired by celebrities

It is not uncommon to look to celebrities when planning a hen do, as they are notorious for having the best and most lavish hen parties of all time. With this in mind, the experts at Nude Life have compiled a list of 7 celebrity hen do destinations so you can travel and treat the Bride to an A-listers hen-do.

+ Cookson adventures

Cookson Adventures redefines wellness and invites guests to ‘Breathe’

Cookson Adventures has launched a dedicated wellness adventure programme. Inviting guests to engage their body and mind in some of the most isolated and idyllic locations on Earth, away from civilisation and crowded spa resorts.

+ leaders in luxury feature

Leaders in Luxury 2019

The 2019 Leaders in Luxury programme, now in its second year, has been designed to recognise the companies and individuals who are excelling within the ever-growing industry of luxury products and services – those who are illustrating the specialised expertise and innovative approach that keeps Blacklane at the forefront of its field.

+ Mantra Beauty and Body Spa - LUXlife

Sublime and Soothing – Kiwi Spa Secures Success

Reenergising the soul is just as important as taking of one’s body. Feeling relaxed, destressed, and completely at ease is vital to ensure that everyone is getting the care they deserve. In the outstandingly beautiful country of New Zealand, Mantra Beauty and Body Spa offers a matchless selection of treatments, establishing it as one of the nation’s most outstanding spa and wellness experiences.

+ Castel Monastero - LUXlife

Authentic Italian Style

When it comes to finding a place to truly take advantage of some rest and recreation, there’s no better place than the Italian Castel Monastero. Set against a backdrop of woods and vineyards, we thought we’d take a closer look to see what it really offers.

+ prepping skin

How to prep your skin for flawless makeup

Prepping your skin correctly can make a world of a difference when it comes to applying your makeup. We spoke to skincare specialist and lead product developer at Colorescience UK, Patricia Boland, who provides 7 steps on how to prep your skin for flawless makeup every time.

+ Scotland

Scotland’s Balbirnie House named World’s Best Destination Wedding Hotel in international ceremony held in Malaysia

Presented to an international audience, the Fife hotel beat luxury competitors from all over the globe to achieve the award.

+ Zambia

Visit a Zambian Legacy That Gives Back to The Local Community

As the eyes of the world turned to Southern Africa following the royal tour of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, the staff at Tongabezi in Zambia are continuing a legacy that does not necessarily attract the attention of celebrities but is treasured by those who work and visit this unique destination.

+ Christmas gift guide cover

The LUXLife Christmas Gift Guide 2019

The festive season is just around the corner, and what better time than now to start Christmas shopping. Here at LUXlife, we have compiled the ultimate Christmas gift guide to suite all of your needs. So whether you’re looking for the latest technology, a yuletide beverage to share with friends or gifts for the children, our guide has it all.

+ Holiday like the royals

How to holiday like the Royals for a fraction of the price

Stunning sea views, lavish interiors and a small army of chefs, masseuses and yoga instructors on standby – these luxuries are absolute essentials when Royals like Harry and Meghan head off on holiday. With price tags hitting £100k per week for these beach paradises, how can we ordinary folk enjoy a taste of the gilded lifestyle for less on our getaways?

+ Laura Ashley Hotel The Belsfield

Laura Ashley Hotel The Belsfield Launches ‘Afternoon Tea and Sail’ Package

Laura Ashley Hotel The Belsfield, situated on the shores of Lake Windermere amongst the Cumbrian Hills, has launched an ‘Afternoon Tea & Sail’ package. Guests can relax in the Laura Ashley designed Lounge Bar, Drawing Room or Library at The Belsfield and indulge in afternoon tea before walking directly through the hotel’s landscaped gardens to Bowness Bay to enjoy a lake cruise.

+ Glass House Retreat

The UK’s first purpose-built detox and wellness retreat has launched this autumn

Glass House Retreat is the UK’s first purpose-built spa, detox and weight loss retreat set in the heart of the Essex countryside, less than an hour from Central London.