Aerin Lauder Waterlily Sun EDP Perfume Review

Aerin Waterlily Sun

Mainstream Monday – Sniffing a Popular Perfume

I haven’t spent much time at all with the Aerin Lauder perfumes. I’ve sniffed them in store a few times. I don’t remember much about them other than I think I like the rose and lilac one. I get the impression that they are sort of Jo Malone London-ish – sheer, light and feminine. Maybe they’re meant for layering? Waterlily Sun is one of the newest launches in the collection. Honestly, I didn’t expect to like it since I… Continue reading | 4 Comments

Aura Cosmic Candle Review

Aura Cosmic candle

I just used up an entire Aura Bubbly candle and was reminded of just how much I love this hand-poured candle line. And then I remembered that I still have an Aura candle in Cosmic, a delicious gourmand.

Cosmic smells like a rich, decadent, gourmet creamsicle. It’s a juicy winter orange with vanilla whipped cream. Aura managed to take the flavor of a familiar frozen treat and make it into a luxurious home fragrance. Cosmic doesn’t smell… Continue reading | 14 Comments

The Lipstick League – Week of 1/5/15

Buster Keaton New Year's

The Lipstick League – Week of 1.5.15

Question of the Week: What’s your beauty resolution for 2015?

EauMG’s Answer: I know they have a bad reputation, but I actually really like New Year’s resolutions. I usually have mine ready to go when the first hits, but this year, I’m procrastinating. Beauty resolutions are my most shallow, so I have those down. One of them is to begin jogging. But, actually stick with it even if it is pitiful like 15 minutes a day… Continue reading

EauMG’s December 2014 Favorites

December Pike Place

Pike Place Market with Christmas lights.

December was a good month but I’m happy it’s over. It’s always an exhausting month. I enjoy it but I’m always happy for it to end too. December is just *too much* – too much food, too much socializing, too much drinking, too much spending and too cold.

All in all, the holidays were good. It was nice to share the holidays with friends and cool people. David bought me a Chanel Coco parfum (which is awesome) and… Continue reading | 10 Comments