The gift guide

Lather and rinse From a young age, Giang Huynh encountered discomfort using supermarket-bought soap. Plagued with skin irritation that caused itching and flaking, climbing into bed after a shower was an unpleasant experience. Late last year she decided, quite literally, to take matters into her own hands. After spending time researching websites and tutorials dedicated … Read more

Best kept Secret

The word “secret” is a bit of a misnomer because this local brand is quickly gaining both fame and a solid reputation for selling handmade soaps, balms and other assorted items for your grooming and beauty needs. Former banker, Nguyen Quynh Le, founded the brand just shy of a year ago. “I was still working as a banker then … Read more