EauMG’s Perfume Guide for Pantone’s Color of the Year 2015 – Marsala

Pantone Marsala

 

I’m later than I want to be on this post and I’m sure you’re already sick of hearing about Pantone®’s Color of the Year,  Marsala, but my fragrance pairings with the Color of the Year is a yearly tradition on EauMG. Pantone describes this shade: Marsala enriches our mind, body and soul, exuding confidence and stability. Marsala is a subtly seductive shade, one that draws us in to its embracing warmth.

This shade is a mix of savory and earthiness. Pantone’s picks of… Continue reading | 9 Comments

The Lipstick League – Week of 2/9/15

vintage Maybelline mascara

The Lipstick League – Week of 2.9.15

Question of the Week: Which eyeshadow palettes have you been reaching for the most lately?

EauMG’s Answer: I’m very boring when it comes to eye makeup looks. I like matte and neutral. And this is why I’ve been reaching for Paula’s Choice The Nude Mattes Eyeshadow Palette every single day. It has everything I need. I do think it’s funny that the palette I’m using the most is one that was a free gift

Montale Aoud Damascus EDP Perfume Review

Montale Aoud Damascus

Rose Week 2015

It’s been a long time since I’ve reviewed a Montale and being that it’s “Rose Week” it’s time to pull out one of their many rose perfumes for a review.

Aoud Damascus opens as a citrus rose, not like freshly squeezed citrus but like citrus essential oils and roses. There’s some motor oil oud and black motorcycle jackets. But, I’d say that the rose is the star in Aoud Damascus. It’s like a rose in a biker bar. It’s leather, sweat and roses… Continue reading | 2 Comments

Aether Arts Ginger Rose Perfume Review

Aether Arts Ginger Rose

Rose Week 2015

Aether Arts Ginger Rose is an indie perfume inspired by vintage beauties. It’s a 1940’s style aldehydic floral inspired by a fictional beauty, Miss Ginger Rose. The perfumer says, “The perfume took on a personality as it came together. I could see her in my mind’s eye: Miss Ginger Rose, an up-and-coming new starlet; or maybe a beautiful debutante, the darling of the society page. Who will you be when you wear Ginger Rose?”

Ginger Rose opens as a spicy ginger with… Continue reading

Viktoria Minya Hedonist Rose EDP Perfume Review

Viktoria Minya Hedonist Rose

Rose Week 2015

Viktoria Minya has launched a rose soliflore, Hedonist Rose. This soliflore focuses on the fruity and honeyed aspects of roses. The final result is a delicate, winsome fruity-floral.

Hedonist Rose is a peachy rose. It opens with ripe, fuzzy peaches and a dry, spicy clove with a hint of sweet, delicate honey. It’s light and airy – a fruity rose with subtle spice. Hedonist Rose dries down to a sheer, jammy rose with white musk. Hedonist Rose reminds me of a chilled… Continue reading