Food for thought

“Voltaire used to say brilliant people talk about ideas; average ones talk about things; and silly ones talk about people. We were generally a mix of average and silly.”

— perfumer Frederic Malle

Beauty & well-being

Солнце, Кожа и Безответственные Советы Гвинет Пэлтроу

Интерес к Голливудским звездам и их ритуалам красоты read more


Sharon Stone “The Beauty Of Living Twice”

When most people hear the name of Sharon Stone, the first association that springs to mind is ‘Basic read more


The Fall Refresh: new Asquith London collection

Pandemic has put a spanner in the works this year and changed many things for us all. One of them read more


Q & A with Janet Hayward, founder of Ipsum

Galina: Janet, can you please tell me a little bit about yourself read more


Save-Face Serum Ilapothecary

When Denise Leicester launched Ilapothecary into read more


The Dark Side of Tik Tok

I mulled about writing this post for a while, because ultimately it comes down to putting read more

Travel/out & about

The art of giving joy: The Connaught Patisserie

The Connaught Hotel hasn’t been immune to the effects of pandemic that continue read more

Women’s issues

My 2020 Life Lessons

If you follow me on social media or read my blog posts you will probably already know that I am not read more