New Sisley fragrance highlights tropical notes

New Sisley fragrance highlights tropical notes

(Relaxnews) – After presenting an innovative new anti-aging cream designed for people in their 30s, the cosmetics brand has announced its latest women’s fragrance: Eau Tropicale. Inspired by a desire to get away from it all, Sisley co-creator Isabelle d’Ornano designed this exotic and mysterious eau de toilette. Eau Tropicale is characterized by notes of […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Valentine’s Day beauty picks

Valentine’s Day beauty picks

(Relaxnews) – We take a look at some Valentine’s Day beauty products, perfect for gift-giving. Lush Why not try a ‘Love Locket’ bath bomb? The all-vegan product is scented with fair trade vanilla absolute, neroli oil and jasmine absolute and contains paper hearts that float to the surface of your bath. €11.95 / 270g ‘The […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, Valentine's Day ·
Valentine’s Day: five women’s fragrance special editions

Valentine’s Day: five women’s fragrance special editions

(Relaxnews) – The countdown to Valentine’s Day has begun, and perfume makers are putting together their most romantic gift sets of the year. We take a look at five of the most notable limited editions available for Valentine’s Day 2014. Loverdose by Diesel Just for lovers, Diesel is presenting its aphrodisiac perfume in a gift […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, Photos, Valentine's Day ·
Salvatore Ferragamo presents sophisticated Signorina Eleganza

Salvatore Ferragamo presents sophisticated Signorina Eleganza

(Relaxnews) – The Italian brand has released the first details of its next female fragrance. Named ‘Signorina Eleganza’, Salvatore Ferragamo’s latest fragrance is aimed at a slightly older woman than the original Signorina scent. Set to hit stores next month, it was created by Sophie Labbé, who was also behind the first Signorina and has also created […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
What you get for a $500,000 Valentine’s Day hotel package

What you get for a $500,000 Valentine’s Day hotel package

(Relaxnews) – It may be safe to file this hotel package under ‘most outrageous Valentine’s Day offer.’ Ever. For $500,000, a luxury hotel company will throw in a $100,000 shopping spree, a personalized Maserati and $50,000 worth of diamonds and jewelry. Aptly called “The Once In a Lifetime” package, the Canadian brand Sutton Place Hotels has launched […]

Paris restaurant offers dessert inspired by jeweler Mauboussin

Paris restaurant offers dessert inspired by jeweler Mauboussin

(Relaxnews) – Luxurious hotel the Renaissance Paris Vendôme will soon offer guests of its Pinxo restaurant the chance to savor a dessert designed to resemble Mauboussin’s iconic “L’Oeuvre Noire” ring. Head chef Mathieu Robillard and pastry chef Bryan Esposito have concocted an exquisite treat with blackcurrants, chocolate and pralines. The creation is adorned with a […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
Artist in profile: Paperwhite

Artist in profile: Paperwhite

(Relaxnews) – Brooklyn brother/sister synth duo Paperwhite has been getting notice over the past week with debut single “Got Me Goin.” Who? Paperwhite is Katie Marshall (singing/songwriting) and Ben Marshall (drums/production), siblings who hail from Pennsylvania and currently live in Brooklyn, where Ben is also the drummer for the band Savoir Adore. The two say […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
When it comes to stress, two minds are better than one

When it comes to stress, two minds are better than one

(Relaxnews) – Nervous about an upcoming presentation or a major work project? New research shows that sharing your anxieties with people who may be feeling the same way can be an effective coping mechanism for dealing with the stress. For the study, published jointly out of the University of California Santa Barbara and the University […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Beats Audio’s $1.2 million Super Bowl prize

Beats Audio’s $1.2 million Super Bowl prize

(Relaxnews) – The company has given each player in this weekend’s game a specially designed set of headphones worth $25,000 to celebrate the occasion. Gold and diamond-encrusted, the black leather headphones are engraved with “New York XLVIII 2014″ and come in two slightly differing finishes. The white gold headphones have been made for the Denver […]

Playful new stationery range for Lexon designed by Samuel Wilkinson

Playful new stationery range for Lexon designed by Samuel Wilkinson

(Relaxnews) – French design brand Lexon has launched a contemporary six-piece stationery collection by London-based designer Samuel Wilkinson called Babylon. The range, which went on show during the recent Maison&Objet in Paris, consists of a pen, alarm clock, stapler, pen cup, tape dispenser and scissors. Each piece has been fabricated in a soft-touch matte finish made from thick injection-molded ABS, a […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Not for wallflowers: lingerie designer Chantal Thomass turns to interiors

Not for wallflowers: lingerie designer Chantal Thomass turns to interiors

(Relaxnews) – French lingerie designer Chantal Thomass has collaborated with interiors brand Néodko to create a line of wallpapers and decorative panels. Featuring dusky pinks, vibrant fuchsias, greys, pastels and slashes of black, Thomass has translated the sensuality of her fashion ranges to the ‘Boudoir’ interiors collection. Motifs include shoes, lipsticks, ribbons and lace. The playful designs include a […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, Home & Garden, Online, Valentine's Day ·
Tracking the health of the wearable technology market

Tracking the health of the wearable technology market

(Relaxnews) – The latest forecasts peg device shipments at 90 million for the coming year but it will be health and fitness trackers, not Google Glass, that will be driving consumer demand. In fact, in its latest report into the market, published Thursday, ABI Research makes it clear that the world isn’t quite ready for […]

Katy Perry sets Twitter milestone with 50 mln followers

Katy Perry sets Twitter milestone with 50 mln followers

(Washington-AFP) – Pop star Katy Perry made Twitter history Friday, becoming the first person ever with more than 50 million followers on the microblogging website. Twitter Counter, a service for tracking Twitter usage, said Perry had picked up tens of thousands of followers since Thursday, as she roared her way to 50,025,667. Perry, 29, whose […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
US actor Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead in New York

US actor Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead in New York

(New York-AFP) – Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his New York apartment Sunday, a law enforcement official said. He was 46. Media reports suggested a drug overdose could be to blame, but the official, who declined to be named, told AFP the cause of death was under investigation. Police responded to […]

02.02.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, U.S. News ·
Sonia Rykiel Spring-Summer 2014 campaign makes a bold, bright statement

Sonia Rykiel Spring-Summer 2014 campaign makes a bold, bright statement

(Relaxnews) – The Parisian brand’s latest ad campaign, shot by British fashion photographer Craig McDean, features model Karen Elson with a choppy pink and platinum blonde bob. The Sonia Rykiel images for Spring-Summer 2014 were art directed by M/M (Paris). Fashion world regulars known for their Givenchy campaigns, the duo have also worked on visual identities with Björk, Kanye […]

31.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Photos ·
Emma Watson guest edits fashion magazine

Emma Watson guest edits fashion magazine

(Relaxnews) – The film star and emerging fashionista has stepped in to guest edit the upcoming issue of London-based fashion magazine Wonderland. The Oxford and Brown-educated actress, described by Wonderland on its Facebook page as ”smart, lovely, talented and beautiful,” has been making a name for herself with her red carpet outfits, and her cover shoot doesn’t disappoint either. Emma […]

31.01.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden ·
Got a mile-high love story? United Airlines is looking for you

Got a mile-high love story? United Airlines is looking for you

(Relaxnews) – If you’re a couple who found romance aboard a United Airlines flight, the US carrier is inviting you to share your love story for the chance to win two roundtrip tickets to the destination of your choice. Couples who found their soulmate in their seat partner aboard a United Airlines flight, or staged […]

Asia rings in Year of the Horse with fireworks, festivities

Asia rings in Year of the Horse with fireworks, festivities

(BEIJING-AFP) – Fireworks illuminated the skies across Asia and millions of families gathered together Friday to usher in the Year of the Horse, kicking off a week of celebrations that included a performance by Braveheart actress Sophie Marceau on China’s annual televised gala. Residents from China’s small towns and villages to its sprawling megacities rang […]

Westfield Santa Anita invites customers to ring in the Year of the Horse at its Second Annual Lunar New Year Celebration

Westfield Santa Anita invites customers to ring in the Year of the Horse at its Second Annual Lunar New Year Celebration

The Center partners with local community organizations to showcase Asian-American history and to give back to the community Arcadia, CA – Westfield Santa Anita, the premier shopping center in the San Gabriel Valley, is ringing in Lunar New Year by hosting its second annual festival to celebrate the Year of the Horse. The event will […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Robert Pattinson at the mercy of Guy Pearce in ‘The Rover’ trailer

Robert Pattinson at the mercy of Guy Pearce in ‘The Rover’ trailer

(Relaxnews) – A tense first teaser for “The Rover,” directed by David Michôd of “Animal Kingdom” (2010), shows what happens when young car jacker Reynolds steals from the wrong person. The 1m15s teaser is but a snippet of what’s to come, offering a synopsis of what happens when Eric, played by Guy Pearce, sets off […]

30.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·