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SUN DAMAGE AND YOUR SKIN

In the past few years, you have undoubtedly read about how dangerous the sun can be. However, you may have also heard the sun is crucial for excellent health and well-being. Since it can be a confusing topic, it is important to understand how the sun can be beneficial, how it can be damaging, how […]

HOW TO TRAVEL LIKE A NATIVE

“My destination is no longer a place, rather a new way of seeing.” — Marcel Proust Travel has always been ubiquitous in my life, but I’ve never taken it for granted, lost a love for it, or lost fascination with it. It is definitely a privilege to be able to travel the world, but somehow, […]

CAFÉ CULTURE IN EUROPE

One of my absolute favorite things—and something that is sorely lacking today—is practicing the habits of a “flaneur.” This is a French term for one who wanders. Walking around a foreign city—especially a European city—without a map is one of life’s great adventures. Winding cobblestone streets, old cathedrals, stone monuments, and cafes with the perfect […]

PHOTOGRAPHY AND ME

“Most of all, I am a photo maniac. I love pictures. I must have over a million photographs.” One of my great hobbies is collecting photographs. Way before the internet, I endlessly added to my archive and consider fashion and beauty photography among my greatest inspirations. The first great beauty and fashion photographers for Vogue […]

MAKE YOUR HOME COZY WITH BOOKS

“When in doubt go to the library.” — J.K. Rowling Have you ever wanted to live in a bookstore or stay overnight huddled within the library stacks? If you love the look and smell of old books, you probably spend a lot of time collecting used tomes and poring over yellowed leaves. Do you have […]

STEP INTO NABILA K’S “ROSE GARDEN”

Passion and Perfume Since their discovery, people have been perfuming themselves with the king of flowers, the rose. You may wonder why its allure has lasted throughout the centuries, and the answer is, at once, simple and also quite complex, just like its fragrance. Roses are, undoubtedly, the most romantic flower and are always associated […]

THE MIRACLE OF MASSAGE

A good massage is one of life’s great pleasures and, for some, an absolute necessity. Nothing combats tight, sore muscles like a deep tissue rubdown. Traveling can be hard on your muscles and skin; after being on a plane for hours, I always stay deeply hydrated by drinking lots of water and using my Nabila […]

SURROUND YOURSELF WITH SEDUCTIVE SCENTS

“Houses and rooms are full of perfumes, the shelves are crowded with perfumes, I breathe the fragrance myself and know it and like it.” — Walt Whitman, Song of Myself To evoke memory through scent is a luxury. I have been enamored of perfumes, lotions, and potions my entire life, ever since I was a […]

MAGICAL MILK THISTLE AND MIGHTY MINT: YOUR SECRET BEAUTY WEAPONS

For all you makeup lovers and beauty enthusiasts out there, you’ll need a few things to go along with your glamour routine. Before applying your powders, paints, and polishes, you’ll need a solid prep! One of the secret miracle ingredients here is milk thistle. Everyone is raving about the wonders of this magical plant; it’s […]

WINTER WELLNESS: SEELF-CARE FOR THE FAMILY

Nurturing Wellness in the Winter: Embracing Self-Care and Health Tips The winter season, with its crisp air and frost-kissed landscapes, ushers in a time of reflection and renewal. It’s a season when families come together, celebrating the warmth of togetherness while the world outside turns cold. However, the winter season can also bring its own […]