Author: Georgia Alexia Benjou

Floral Accord

In the world of perfume, a heart of flowers can harmonize an entire scent A CLASSIC FLORAL fragrance tends to evoke thoughts of a big, heavy floral bouquet. We’re thinking notes of heady, velvety gardenia and intoxicating, sweet jasmine.…

Bridal is Back

Designers are creating romantic, glamorous gowns for brides so they can get back to celebrating their weddings in a big way DESPITE THE MANY NEWS REPORTS that COVID-19 had put a damper on weddings over the past two years, the bridal…

Spring Cleaning

IF YOU THINK the idea of spring cleaning is just for your home, think again. Yes, spiffing up one’s abode from top-to-bottom is a springtime ritual, but that same idea can be applied to face, body and mind. Whether you’ve spent most…

Powder Power

COLORADO’S LEGENDARY SKI TERRAIN and culture have made it the epicenter of luxury skiing in the United States. Look at any top-10 resort list, and you’ll see at least three Colorado ski towns on it, with Aspen frequently taking the No.…

CBD For Beauty and Wellness

CANNABIDIOL—better known as CBD—has been a buzzy skincare ingredient for nearly five years. It’s become such a popular trend in skincare that Jennifer Beck says she’s tired of hearing about it. That sounds slightly counterintuitive, since Beck is the co-founder…

Get Glowing

GOODBYE BOOZE, BONBONS and blowout meals. Come January—after weeks of indulging in food and drink, dealing with travel anxiety and holiday-induced stress—it’s not unusual to look in the mirror and see skin that’s less than glowing. In short, the season…

The Healing Power of Hemp

After a year in which a trip to the grocery store was a weekly highlight, one of the first things I couldn’t wait to do post-pandemic was to go to a spa for a massage. Working from my home office for the better part of…

Sleepwear Gets a Chic, Comfortable Upgrade

For over a year now, women have been living in a steady rotation of sweat pants, hoodies and pajamas as we hunker down at home to help stop the spread of COVID-19. But balancing our jobs, our kids and our homes has been pretty overwhelming. One major…