With winter in full swing in LA all I do is dream of warmer weather.  There is no better trip than the Maldives. Cheval Blanc Randheli is located in the pristine Noonu Atoll.  Which is a 40 minute trip North of Male.  The resort is a 45 villa Maison surrounded by lagoon views and lush vegetation.  Cheval Blanc Randheli consists of 45 villas in three styles and an Owner’s Villa – Garden Villas that are stilted but with a private tropical garden space, Water Villas offering multiple terraces over the sea, and Island Villas which feature an outdoor dining pergola.  The Owner’s Villa is a four bedroom villa that is on its own Island offering luxury and privacy.   Cheval Blanc Randheli has seven-meter high doors, outdoor relaxation with pool terraces, private access to the white sandy beaches as well as a private 12.5-m-long private swimming pool and lagoon-side…

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If you don’t know how to take a perfect selfie yet, here are a few tips and tricks that will help you out.  It has nothing to do with how much or how little makeup you are wearing.  Please skip on the selfie stick.  These selfie tricks are good for both men and women.   Find your best lighting.  If you are unsure face directly into or away from the sun (if your are indoors do it with light). During the middle of the day when the sun is high it can cast shadows  on your face making your face look older. It can highlight the bags under your eyes and give you that double chin look. Take photos during the golden hour which is either sunrise or sunset.  The lighting is soft and flattering. If you are indoors and can’t find the perfect lighting you can get a little help by…

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Now that 2015 has come to an end we picked some of our favorite products that we tried this year.  There are so many products that we tried this year and so many that we loved that it was really hard to narrow it down.  These products have won the Coucou Jolie 2015 Beauty Award. NūFace Trinity.  It’s a mini facelift and you see results immediately.  This is a must have for everyone.  Look younger instantly.   Philip B. Oud Royal Shampoo and Conditioner. I love how shiny and soft this shampoo and conditioner makes my hair look and feel.  The scent is so pretty and last so long. It’s the best.   Smashbox Photo Finisher Primer Water. I love how light weight this primer is.  It makes my makeup last all day and I can also spray it on through out the day to refresh your makeup.    …

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