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January Blues

January 9th, 2014 No Comments

Whether you wrap up or step up blue will suit you…
January is a funny month. Family filled holidays and festive overindulgence has long since seen the first month of the calendar year cast as the time of new beginnings. The papers smugly announce how many of our well intentioned resolutions – to lose weight or [...]

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Adriana Carlucci: “A beautiful fragrance can contribute to a person’s wellbeing”

July 26th, 2013 No Comments

This month we talk to Ancienne Ambiance’s founder Adriana Carlucci who encourages us to step back in time through the use of fragrance and indulge in ancient-themed luxury goods designed to balance your body and mind…

How did the idea for Ancienne Ambiance come around?
It was a combination of client feedback to our mother company seeking [...]

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Zen and the Art of Holiday Packing

July 24th, 2013 No Comments

Not long ago I read the book “Mommy Dressing” by US writer Lois Gould, recounting her experiences growing up in the twenties and thirties with a fiercely determined, fashion designer mother who travelled to Paris twice a year by sea for the collections:
“Drawers and closets were virtually emptied, their flowing, exuberant contents reduced and forced [...]

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The 10 Hottest Feel-Good Summer Sales Items

July 18th, 2013 No Comments

The summer is in a full swing and so are the summer sales. Here are just some of the gorgeous pieces we have discovered as we tried to hunt down the best bargains that will make you look and feel good…
Skin Organic Cotton Chemise
NOW £46.50 | WAS £155

Shine A Light Necklace 28″ Green [...]

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Be Queen of the Surf: Why Getting Wet is the Way to Wellbeing

June 18th, 2013 No Comments

This month saw the death of Hollywood’s movie mermaid, Esther Williams, at the age of 91. Never imitated you’d be forgiven for not knowing Williams - a box office smash in her heyday - who starred in “aqua musicals”, swimming her numbers in sublime underwater solos and duets or in synchronised spectaculars.
In the film ‘Bathing [...]

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Going Natural & Organic!

May 4th, 2013 No Comments

One of the most exciting things about my job is finding new inspirational brands and sharing their products and services with The Baoli’s fans. So imagine it felt like a holiday (more than a job) walking into The Natural & Organic Products Show last month and discovering the latest wellbeing arrivals, catching up with our [...]

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Here Comes the Summer

April 17th, 2013 No Comments

Weddings, garden parties, Royal Ascot - summertime is a cause for celebration, and with The Great Gatsby set to be the film event of the year why not do it twenties style?
“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had [...]

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Celebrate Women With Beauty

March 8th, 2013 No Comments

It’s International Women’s Day today. A day to celebrate a devine feminine energy around the world and each and every woman - her beauty, strength, efforts and entire being.
There are many ways to recognise this day and we are sure you’ll find your own way to contribute. However, we felt particularly inspired by the following [...]

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Find The Journey To Your Wellbeing In 2013!

February 22nd, 2013 No Comments

We got together with our wellbeing partners to ask them what they have in store for us this year - and we are excited to report that you’ll be spoilt for choices. Whether it’s new yoga classes and training, holistic holidays in stunning destinations, organic beauty products, ethical gifts or lifestyle products. They are all [...]

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Souad Alaoui: “People want simple products that actually work!”

February 12th, 2013 No Comments

If you want to know anything about Moroccan beauty rituals, ask Souad Alaoui, the Founder of Essence of Morocco Ltd. Her passion for the subject has become her business, and she is eager to share the ancient beauty secrets and rituals of Moroccan women with everybody. Find out more about how to beautify yourself Moroccan [...]

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