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Harrods Salon de Parfums offers New Sensory Experience

By Lauren Jade Hill Harrods Salon de Parfums was first launched in 2014, providing a tranquil and discreet setting on the sixth floor of the department store. Within this opulent space of white marble and crystal chandeliers, contemporary boutiques are home to a collection of the world’s leading perfume houses. Now, this world-renowned enclave of perfumeries has been expanded to […]

Spa of the Week: The Peninsula Spa

By Kristen Shirley Unlike many city spas who are pressed for space and have limited facilities, The Peninsula Spa is a destination on its own, and is also a member’s club for discerning New Yorkers. Arrive 60 minutes early to ensure you are completely relaxed before your treatment. Enjoy a pre-spa ritual of your choice, incorporating the aromatherapy steam room, sauna, […]

Nannette de Gaspé on the Latest Beauty Trend

By Olivia Cuccaro If you’ve set foot in a beauty department over the past year, chances are you’ve noticed a new product popping up on shelves. If you’re like me, you’ve even tried this new trend for yourself in hopes of a skin transformation. One-step simple and light enough to carry in your purse, masks are taking over the skin […]

Tata Harper Talks Natural Beauty for Earth Day

By Olivia Cuccaro With Earth Day on its way, this month we celebrate going green. To do your part for the planet, think beyond planting a tree and consider revamping your beauty cabinet too. Natural beauty brands boast formulas with eco-friendly ingredients that have the same gentle effect on your skin. For those who worry that transitioning to a natural […]

Best Nail Polish for Spring

By Olivia Cuccaro Switch over your wardrobe and at the same time, why not switch up your manicure? Spring’s best nail colors have arrived in perfect pastels and lovely light shades to transition your nails out of a dark-hued winter. See this editor’s picks below for the best nail polish for spring. From Chanel, this pastel blue has a lovely […]

Knockout Beauty Shop Comes to Bloomingdale’s

By Olivia Cuccaro While luxury online shopping continues to grow, the beauty counters at a department store are still a glamorous staple of the bricks-and-mortar retail experience. You may recognize Knockout Beauty from its summer stint in the Hamptons, but the pop-up from beauty expert Cayli Cavaco Reck now has a permanent place on the cosmetics floor of Bloomingdale’s in […]

Want Apothecary Opens in New York

By Olivia Cuccaro With its namesake restaurant making our list of the Top 100 Restaurants in the World, The NoMad Hotel is already an Elite Traveler favorite. Add a high-end retail experience to the North-of-Madison-Square-Park property, and it’s a Manhattan must. Hailing from Canada, Want Apothecary has opened its first US location at The NoMad Hotel in New York. The […]

A Mindfulness Spa Experience from Natura Bissé

By Olivia Cuccaro Exposure to toxins, pollution and environmental stressors can take a toll on skin that’s already battled a dry winter climate. A renewing facial for spring can do the trick, but it still doesn’t fully protect skin from external factors. Natura Bissé has created a way to grant your skin care wishes. For the first time, the Natura […]

Elite Style List: Fashion, Beauty & Beyond

By Vivian Kelly From fashion, beauty, wellness and more, the Editors at Elite Traveler have picked their favorite products of late. So if you’re looking for some shopping inspiration, look no further than this week’s fabulous style edit.

Best Luxury Lip Glosses

By Olivia Cuccaro Once reserved for teenage girls and pop stars, lip glosses are making a comeback in the luxury beauty world. Lighter than the matte styles that have been in fashion as of late, lip gloss adds a little shimmer – not to mention fullness – to your lips that’s perfect for spring. Whether you prefer to flaunt your […]