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5 Reasons We’re Crushing On LUSH’s First Naked Shop In Asia

4 Mins Read Hong Kong has just welcomed Asia’s very first Naked LUSH store. Located in the heart of Causeway Bay, the new packaging-free shop offers beauty lovers LUSH’s iconic range from shampoo bars to bath bombs as well as new naked additions, all with zero packaging. With the majority of beauty and cosmetic products on the mainstream […]

Antipodes: Nature + Science You Can Trust – Our Fave Kiwi Beauty Brand

4 Mins Read When it comes to skin care, we know South Korea is famed for their 10-step regimen and France embodies the birthplace of beauty’s cool girl. But on an island in the Southwest Pacific famed for incredible diverse, unspoiled scenery in all its expansive natural beauty, New Zealand might easily be the best organic and natural […]

Meet Iella Peter, Beauty App BloomMe’s Talented Founder

5 Mins Read Editor’s Note: BloomMe is no longer operations as of April 2020. How did you end up Hong Kong? I’m originally from Germany and I moved to Hong Kong around three years ago. From the first time I visited Hong Kong 11 years ago, I felt a great connection to this dynamic city and imagined myself […]

Top Of The Pots – Hong Kong’s Best Eco Luxe Beauty Online Boutiques

4 Mins Read Hong Kong can be tough on a girl’s skin: the pollution, the sun, the long days, the late nights….Let’s face it: none of these lead to you looking your best. So what’s an eco girl to do? With most products at the neighborhood pharmacy/drugstore being full of nasties, it can be really tough to locate quality eco-friendly […]

Q & A With Organic Beauty Expert Daniela Pelonara, Founder Of Native Essentials: How To Choose Sunscreen & Anti-Pollution Skincare

6 Mins Read We are huge fans of Native Essentials, a full range luxury personal care line handcrafted right here in Hong Kong, all of whose products are made with organic essential oils that the founder extracts from plants herself. Daniela Pelonara is her brand’s best advertisement- she has the skin of a child: smooth, glowing and completely unlined. We […]

Want Glowing Skin? Follow These 5 Natural Tricks To Banish Dullness

5 Mins Read We are always being told what to eat to make our skin clear and beautiful – avocados, walnuts, salmon, kale…the list goes on. Sometimes you can do all of this and much more yet still feel like you aren’t getting the results you want. January is detox season so a perfect time to tackle dull skin. The problem […]

Green Queen Recommends: HK’s Top Eco Beauty Picks

4 Mins Read Caring about the earth doesn’t mean you need to go all patchouli and tie-dye when it comes to your beauty regime. We have picked our top names for getting groomed without the negative earth factor. These spots will have you looking your best without toxic additives or environmental damage. Looking amazing and feeling amazing all whilst […]

Green Queen Loves: THANN Sanctuary – Thai Spa Heaven

3 Mins Read As soon as you enter THANN Sanctuary, you feel relaxed. They do two things a little differently than other spas in Hong Kong. Sound & Lighting. Sound wise- There is a running water sound, like a forest stream, and everything else is quiet. On the lighting front- everything is muted and glowy. From the moment […]

Green Queen Living: A fabulous homemade hair gel by Me, Myself & I

3 Mins Read Hair products are some of the most destructive, toxin-heavy products that we use in our daily lives. But…it is so hard to live without them and even harder to find eco-friendly, clean versions that work well. Luckily, we have managed to find an awesome & super easy recipe for homemade hair gel that works wonders. […]