As the mastermind behind her eponymous line of cheekily-named body oils, Victorine Deych is as much about products as she is about the pleasure self-care rituals can bring. Here's how she stays glowing and grounded amidst the chaos that is New York City.
It all started when I was about 9 and my mom would give me a milk-and-honey bath on every Saturday evening after ballet class. I remember being confused about why typical kitchen ingredients were making their way into the bathroom, but she explained that it's equally important to nourish the outside of your body as the inside. (And if you eat it, why not bathe in it?)
Though my dreams were focused on fashion design, these early experiences of self-care led to journeys of discovery of all things that contributed to a beautiful self, inside and out. I learned one could create rituals that make you look, feel, and smell regal.
Here are the treasures that make their way into my daily and weekly rituals: