I absolutely swear by their shampoo and conditioner, and do the treatment once a week. In the shower I also cleanse with Milky Jelly cleanser from Glossier (Ed note: not available in Australia). Sometimes I do a full dry brush and then moisturise my body with coconut oil and my face with a rosehip oil.
I also love to do face masks at home, and find Peter Thomas Roth are they best as there is one for every need, from exfoliation to hydration. Along with having an amethyst (my birthstone) nearby, some of my everyday favourite treatment products to help my mood and stress include Loewe 001 Woman (I can’t live without this smell), Crop natural rose oil, plus Plain Jane CBD Oil and Essential Rose Life’s Lavender Light Mist (Ed. note: both not available in Australia).
Armani Luminous Silk Foundation is my go to, as it is long lasting and natural. I always use it with Caudalie facial mist that I keep in my bag, both because it freshens my makeup after a long day and also because it feels amazing, a nice pick me up. I really like Glossier’s Boy Brow gel for natural yet defined brows (Ed. note: not available in Australia) and Charlotte Tilbury mascara for the eye. At night I amp it up with one of Charlotte Tilbury’s red lipsticks, and do a cat eye with a liquid liner.
It can get pretty exhausting with all the upkeep many of us women do. Sometimes it’s nice just to be super natural, and let your skin breathe.
My favorite designers are Proenza Schuler, Paco Rabanne, Jacquemus, Ganni and Orseund Iris. I am also a big vintage shopper and find a lot of things on Etsy. I recently bought a Jacquemus white shirt dress that I’m never taking off, and a beautiful black one shoulder Roland Mouret dress. I always love the way his clothes fit.
My regular routine here in New York includes SoulCycle, lots of walking, and sessions on the pilates reformer at a class called SLT. Twice a year I do a detox, like the amazing Sakara Life one I just finished. In Sydney I love to run the Bondi to Bronte and take Physicore reformer classes. I really find an Epsom salts bath and meditation help with stress. I genuinely feel my best after a lot of sleep and when I know I’m living in a healthy way.
I love making healthy smoothies. My favorite right now is:
I also take a probiotic every day and love CBD oil as it helps manage aches, pains and anxiety.
I think my eyes are my favourite feature, I guess because they get the most compliments. I also don’t mind my feet, haha. But then I hate my ears (it’s just one of those weird things) and my butt, because I have to do about 7000 squats a day to get one.
As well as mum, I also had another great beauty inspiration in my family – my late Grandma Pearl. She always had her hair perfectly done right up until she passed away in her late nighties. I love that. When it comes to ageing, I just think there’s nothing worse than people with too much work done. I want to follow in my family’s footsteps and age gracefully!
Story by Zoe Briggs.