OPALE LABORATORIES MONACO
What is it and what's the USP? A high-tech, luxury, organic skincare brand uniting state of the art technological expertise and natural ingredients harvested from the local area.
Hero product? Lumiere d'Opale (£29, abeautifulworld.co.uk) a luxury organic body oil. Macadamia nut oil, joins forces with sesame oil and natural AHA's to produce this lightweight body oil. Rumoured to be a bit of a hit with the Cote d'Azur jet set, this oil helps reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles, moisturise the skin, regenerate tissue elastin and collagen and leave the skin smoother, firmer and with a lovely, subtle shimmer.
Why the name?
Opale comes from the Sanskirt word ‘Uppala’ and means ‘precious stone’. A symbol of purity and protection, The opal stone reflects light from within. Opale products mirror the image of this stone by revealing the beauty in every woman and enhancing her natural inner glow.
How new is it? It launched in the UK in June 2013.