Nuxe celebrates 20 years of Rêve de Miel lip balm

Nuxe celebrates 20 years of Rêve de Miel lip balm

(Relaxnews) – This October, Nuxe is launching three limited editions of its famous Rêve de Miel ultra-nourishing lip balm. Fans of the product will be able to choose between three themes: love, smart and pop. The first, with a hot pink cover, is for those who want to give into their passionate and bubbly side, […]

25.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
London hotel collaborates with Jimmy Choo for designer tea service

London hotel collaborates with Jimmy Choo for designer tea service

(Relaxnews) – Fashionistas with a sweet tooth in London may want to put The Berkeley on their agenda, as the luxury hotel has teamed up with Jimmy Choo to offer an English tea service inspired by the shoe designer. To create the edible ‘Choo collection,’ pastry chefs pored over the brand’s iconic shoes and accessories […]

Vodka is spiked with cognac in latest spirit hybrid launch

Vodka is spiked with cognac in latest spirit hybrid launch

(Relaxnews) – Spirits are increasingly going hybrid, with unexpected liquors being mixed together to form two-for-one bottles like Vodquila and cognac-spiked vodka. Grey Goose Vodka is the latest to jump on the industry-wide trend, with the launch of Grey Goose VX in the US, vodka spiked with a cognac made exclusively for the brand that […]

25.08.2014 · Filled under: Environment, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
US TV season rich in mystery and horror

US TV season rich in mystery and horror

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – As American TV viewers await the Emmy Awards honoring last year’s programs, the new season opened this summer and it is rich in stars, horror and mystery. The glitzy names being served up include the likes of Steven Soderbergh, Clive Owen, Guillermo del Toro, Liv Tyler and Halle Berry. One program, “The […]

25.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Beverly Hills hotel launches ‘Pretty Woman’ package

Beverly Hills hotel launches ‘Pretty Woman’ package

(Relaxnews) – Know the lines to the Julia Roberts movie “Pretty Woman” off by heart? The Four Seasons hotel in Beverly Hills has launched a weekend package that allows guests to recreate key moments from the movie. As the primary filming location for the 1990 film, the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire played a supporting role […]

Crutches, reinvented, enable hands-free recovery from lower leg injuries

Crutches, reinvented, enable hands-free recovery from lower leg injuries

(Relaxnews) – Imagine crutches — or make that a crutch — that requires no cumbersome upper body effort and simplifies the transition from sitting to standing. For anyone who sprains an ankle or otherwise in the future, the road to recovery is looking easier and less restrictive. The Sit & Stand crutch engages the thigh […]

25.08.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Gamification ever-present in fitness apps, but does it work?

Gamification ever-present in fitness apps, but does it work?

(Relaxnews) – An increasingly sedentary lifestyle in which people can’t put down their mobile devices has led app developers to believe there could be a pot of gold in motivating people to exercise by means of gamified fitness, though researchers says the gaming aspect could have limited long-term success. “It’s just been assumed that gamified […]

NASA launches crowdsourcing project to identify photos of cities taken from space

NASA launches crowdsourcing project to identify photos of cities taken from space

(Relaxnews) – NASA has launched a crowdsourcing project in an appeal to the public to help identify some of its 1.8 million archive photos. Hundreds of thousands of images taken from the International Space Station of cities on the planet have been added to a public gallery as part of “The Gateway to Astronaut Photography […]

Sedans and SUVs in the cards for Lotus

Sedans and SUVs in the cards for Lotus

(Relaxnews) – Sports car manufacturer Lotus could soon introduce its first sedans and SUVs as an initiative of its new CEO, the Luxembourger Jean-Marc Gales. Leaked by an anonymous source to the newspaper Utusan Malaysia, the report is currently making the rounds in the international automotive press. Though currently focused exclusively on sports cars, Lotus […]

23.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Madonna clothing, lyrics to hit auction block

Madonna clothing, lyrics to hit auction block

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Madonna memorabilia including nude photographs of the Queen of Pop will go on sale in November at an auction that will also include some of her most famous outfits and some of her lyrics. The Marilyn Monroe-inspired gown and jewelry that Madonna donned in her 1984 “Material Girl” music video will also […]

23.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Microsoft to unveil new Windows software: report

Microsoft to unveil new Windows software: report

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – A news report out Thursday indicated that Microsoft is poised to give the world a glimpse at a new-generation computer operating system that will succeed Windows 8. The US software titan could hold an event as early as the end of September to provide a look at a version of what is […]

23.08.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Zero-gravity flights to embark on worldwide tour for astronaut wannabes

Zero-gravity flights to embark on worldwide tour for astronaut wannabes

(Relaxnews) – For all the wannabe astronauts and thrill seekers in the world, a zero-gravity commercial airline may be headed to the skies near you, allowing you to channel your inner Chris Hadfield — or Sandra Bullock. Bookings have opened for the S3 ZeroG, a modified Airbus out of Switzerland that will hit up destinations […]

The app has overtaken the internet

The app has overtaken the internet

(Relaxnews) – Consumers now spend more time consuming digital content via smartphone and tablet apps than they do via surfing the web — either on a handset or on the desktop. The average US smartphone user now spends 88 percent of his or her time when using a handset within an app and just 12 […]

22.08.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Hungry? Jones Soda launches a peanut butter and jelly beverage

Hungry? Jones Soda launches a peanut butter and jelly beverage

(Relaxnews) – To mark the back-to-school season, when lunchboxes across North America get filled with sticky peanut butter and jam sandwiches, gourmet soda company Jones Soda has launched a PB&J-flavored drink. From the same company that’s bottled the flavors of Thanksgiving dinner — green bean casserole, mashed potatoes and butter, cranberry, turkey and gravy — […]

22.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Offbeat ·
‘True Detective’ season two to enter production in September

‘True Detective’ season two to enter production in September

(Relaxnews) – While the show’s first run was aired from January 2014, the second season is not due until July 2015 and production has not yet begun, revealed HBO programming director Michael Lombardo. According to the HBO executive, speaking at the recent Edinburgh TV Festival, the second season of “True Detective” is due to begin […]

22.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
MAC unveils ‘The Simpsons’ makeup collection

MAC unveils ‘The Simpsons’ makeup collection

(Relaxnews) – Announced some time ago, the makeup line inspired by America’s longest-running animated series has finally made its debut. MAC presents the highly anticipated collection in a series of new photos. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the beloved yellow family, MAC has created a makeup collection devoted to its matriarch, Marge Simpson. And […]

22.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Photos ·
Spielberg developing series based on ‘Minority Report’

Spielberg developing series based on ‘Minority Report’

(Relaxnews) – The filmmaker and prolific TV producer has brought in “Godzilla” screenwriter Max Borenstein to write a series based on his 2002 sci-fi action movie, according to the Wrap. Adapted from the eponymous short story by Philip K. Dick, “Minority Report” was well received by audiences and critics. Headlined by Tom Cruise and Colin […]

22.08.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Infiniti reveals first China-only car

Infiniti reveals first China-only car

(Relaxnews) – The new Q50L is the first car from the premium Japanese manufacturer developed exclusively for the Chinese market and will also be the first Infiniti to be built in China. Although based on the existing Q50 executive sedan, Infiniti claims that the L is a result of “listening closely to customers’ needs” in […]

21.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Nadja Bender models H&M Studio fall collection

Nadja Bender models H&M Studio fall collection

(Relaxnews) – H&M Studio, the Swedish apparel chain’s signature line presented on the runways each season, will launch its latest collection from September 4. To present the looks from its Fall 2014 line, the brand enlisted the help of Danish model Nadja Bender for a series of campaign photos with a casual, fitting room ambiance. […]

21.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars ·
Tickling the ear could lead to better heart health: study

Tickling the ear could lead to better heart health: study

(Relaxnews) – Researchers at the University of Leeds say the ear could be the key to one’s heart, for stimulating the nerves in the ear could distract nervous signals that are overexerting a heart in poor health. The research team conducted their experiments on 34 participants using a TENS (transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation) machine, a […]

21.08.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Science & Technology ·