Al Haramain is a Saudi perfume house founded in 1970. From what I understand, as of right now there isn’t a distributor in North America. However, the brand ships internationally.
I’m reviewing two perfumes in the Prestige Collection.
Obsessive Oudh with notes of musk, amber and oud.
This is barnyard oud. It’s animalic and musky. It has blue cheese, mushroom and decay. There’s a dry, cedar-like aspect that if anything, really adds to the “barnyard-ness” of this perfume’s opening. It dries… Continue reading | 6 Comments
The Lipstick League – week of 2.1.16
Question of the Week: Quick! Name the last palette you purchased. (Also: how’s it working for you?)
EauMG’s Answer: Honestly, I can’t remember. I could look back at my Empties post but I’m lazy. I think it was Morphe 35k Palette. This is a huge, oversized eyeshadow palette featuring warm neutrals. The colors are really pretty and look great with my blue eyes. There’s a great mix of shimmer and mattes
I don’t actually know anyone that celebrates Valentine’s Day. I mean, it’s a weird holiday that seems OK in theory but we rarely see it in practice. Honestly, I only put together these gift guides because it gives me an excuse to talk about rose-scented things, champagne and other things that I like.
If you feel like treating yourself in the middle of February, when we’re all so over winter, here are my suggestions:
Pretty winter day in Jersey City.
January was an eventful month. I entertained. I was entertained. I lived through a blizzard. I got a lot of stuff done.
I had a Turkish friend staying with us. This forced me to do things which made me fall back in love with living on the East Coast. We ate and drank. We went to see Kinky Boots with America’s sweetheart Wayne Brady. He’s a great singer and dancer (which I already knew)… Continue reading | 12 Comments