Beauty secret curator, formulator and storyteller, Nyakio Kamoche Grieco shares her favorite spots in the city.
BRUNCH SPOT: Weekend Brunch in the garden at Soho House West Hollywood.
DATE NIGHT GO-TO: Jones Hollywood with my hubby for their famous chopped salad (I add avocado). And their pizzas are beyond!
ARTSY OUTING: Visit to the Broad Museum Downtown Los Angeles.
LOCAL DESIGNER: Australian-born and LA-based Natalie Martin for her hand-batik printed silk dresses.
KILLER WORKOUT: The high-intensity Dance Cardio class at Body By Simone — a full 40 minutes of non-stop dancing, followed up by an arm and ab workout.
COFFEE SHOP: Coffee + Food on Melrose Avenue just East of Larchmont.
TO DO ON SATURDAY WITH KIDS AND ZERO SCHEDULE: Hit the beach in Malibu.
BEAUTY TREATMENT: Facial with Shani Darden in Beverly Hills.
LIVE MUSIC VENUE: The Three Clubs in Hollywood for live music, theatre and cabaret.
FLORIST: World-renowned floral artist Eric Buterbaugh.
SHOPPING NEIGHBORHOOD: Melrose Place — a must-visit shopping experience.
HOTEL FOR OOT GUESTS: The London Hotel for its luxe suites and rooftop pool.
UNDER THE RADAR DEAL: Back patio sales on the cutest kids clothes at FLICKA everyday!!
COCKTAIL HOUR: The dog-friendly patio at The Pikey Los Angeles.