Today we are sitting down with Peony Lim, creative and digital consultant, luxury brand ambassador and creative content producer. Peony is known for her flawless skin, sweet attitude and keen eye. Time to get her Savoir Vivre secrets!
What time do you wake up?
7am most mornings.
What do you have for breakfast?
I like toast with avocado or peanut butter and bananas.
I also have porridge or yoghurt and fruit.
Coffee or tea?
Tea. But I start the day with a hot water and lemon. Then I drink camomile, earl grey or green tea.
What is your morning routine?
Let the dog out and feed her.
Hot water and Lemon.
Catch up on the news.
Wash and dress.
Makeup, sometimes doing an Instagram live or GRWM.
Work at my desk or straight out to meetings.
What do you do for exercise?
Mostly mat Pilates and HITT.
What is on your current playlist?
M People and Gabrielle.
Do you have a beauty routine?
Yes but I also experiment with new things all the time.
Products I don’t tend to swap out ever… Eve Lom cleanser, La Mer Eye Cream, La Prairie Sleep Mask, Estee Advanced Night Repair, Skincueticals Redness Neutraliser.
What is your favorite café?
I find that hard. I like some cafes because they are comfortable even though the foods not the most exciting. Like Aubaine on Brompton Road, Granger and Co Pavillion Road, Daylesford Pimlico. But food wise I always love Ottolenghi and Crumbs and Doilies.
What is your favorite restaurant?
I don’t think I can choose just one.
Good Earth, great classic Chinese, I like the Brompton Road branch.
Dozo, My fav Japanese. There are a couple in London.
Carluccios, its a chain but I just love there classics like Carbonara for a chilled date night.
Yauatcha, the best dim sum in soho.
Maroush, cant live without this Lebanese 24hrs classic.
How many emails do you get a day? How many do you respond to?
Oh god thats a bit exposing. Probably 100 or so a day. I reply to about 30 (eek)
What is the last book you read?
What is the last thing you watched on Netflix?
What is your go to homemade meal?
What is your drink of choice?
What is your biggest vice?
Swearing and bad posture.
What time do you go to bed?
11 if I’m good.
I try and read before bed and not use my phone. I wash ny face and apply all my lotions and potions, take my vitamins and then try and read and relax.
What do you do to relax?
I’m obsessed with baths and walking for relaxation. Although I find working out mentally soothing I don’t think its relaxing.
London or Paris?
London – home is where the heart is.
Where would you like to travel to that you have never been?
India, New Zealand, New Orleans…
Beach or mountains?
Beach, I love the sea. It makes me feel like I can breathe. I think a sea view is always the most beautiful to me.
Where is the most special place in the world to you?
Where my loved ones are.