#5 minutes with
5 minutes with Hermione Underwood
What is your favourite work out?
Pilates or the luxury of a trainer who really works you.
Can you tell us your four essential beauty products?
Charlotte Tilbury mascara, Ellis Faas concealer, The Base Gradual Tanning Lotion which saves me from being eternally pale in London and Portrait of a Lady perfume by Frederic Malle.
What are your reading at the moment?
The Alchemist for the fifth time.
What do you think every woman should have in her wardrobe?
A really well fitted black blaze and a leather jacket.
Tell me something nobody knows about you?
I’m training myself to lucid dream.
What are the beauty essentials you think every woman should own?
Find yourself a signature scent.
What has been your most memorable holiday to date?
Tie between the walking safari I did at Ol Donyo in Kenya earlier this year and yoga on the sand banks at the W Maldives.
What do you do each day that’s just for you?
I religiously take a bath every evening.
Who or what makes you glow with inspiration?
My business partner, Sabine, inspires me to not be afraid to do and have it all.
What are there rules you live by?
My Mum’s Dad used to say "The harder I worked, the luckier I became.” I’m a big believer in manifestation.. set a goal and chase it.
What work are you most proud of?
Atelier Romy, our fine jewellery label i just launched.
What is your favourite city for beauty treatments?
Marrakech… take me to the hammam.
Check out Hermione's new jewellery line at www.atelierromy.com