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    THE FRENCH CONNECTION: A Parisian Esthetician Tells All
    • Isabelle Bellis

    Today on ELLE.com, we spotted an interview with Isabelle Bellis.  The French epidemiologist and holistic nutritionist spoke at length about Parisian beauty, and emphasized points we often hear in the Clarins office.

    • On Plastic Surgery:
      “French women do all they can to avoid “Monsieur Injection.”  They prefer treatments emphasizing muscle relaxation, circulation, lymphatic drainage, and a thorough cleansing.
       
    • On French Products:
      “I swear by Klorane shampoo with chamomile.  I’ve used it since childhood, and it lends shine to my hair.”
       
    • On Cosmetics:
      “French women tend to gravitate more toward powder than foundation.  Generally, they leave skin bare, and use a bit of blush and mascara.  I think [this] reflects the innate confidence that French women have.

    See the whole story on ELLE.com!

     

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