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EauMG’s Valentine’s Day 2017 Gift Guide

Wynne Gibson Valentine's

 

I don’t think I know anyone that celebrates Valentine’s Day. Do you? I don’t mean to sound like a grump. It’s a weird holiday that I think only exists to sell stuff to regions that don’t really do Lunar New Year celebrations. 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. I’m not here to diss things that give me joy. It’s winter. We need joy!

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Blog Weekly Roundup

The Lipstick League – Week of 12.26.16

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The Lipstick League – Week of 12.26.16

Question of the Week: If you had to make a beauty resolution for the new year, what would it be? Is there anything you’ve been meaning to do (or not do) in 2017?

EauMG’s Answer: Good question. I’ve been over here thinking about this today. In 2017, I want to use up more of what I already own. This isn’t just with cosmetics. I want to finish the books that I bought and never started to read. I’ve

fragrance

Caron Nuit de Noel EDT Perfume Review

Caron Nuit de Noel

Years ago, I was a Caron person. Caron was my perfume house. Then something happened and honestly, I haven’t been in a strong enough mental state to even process it. But, Caron the house, started to crumble. They reformulated everything. They started to launch uninspired new launches. In a competitive market, the house seemed to take some bad advice to heart. They wanted to modernize but lost all their character. The boutique in NYC shuttered and now the perfumes are… Continue reading | 3 Comments

Personal

EauMG’s November 2016 Favorites

Beekman Hotel
Atrium of the Beekman Hotel.

The past few months have been so busy and I’ve had to prioritize. The first thing to get pushed down the list is this blog. This is why there wasn’t an October 2016 Favorites. In November, I was equally as busy but I’ve sort of navigated my responsibilities better. But, then I haven’t actually felt like blogging. The past few weeks (December), I have so that’s why there’s a sudden 2-for-1: Belated Favorites.

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Blog Weekly Roundup

The Lipstick League – Week of 12.12.16

Coty Christmas ad

The Lipstick League – Week of 12.12.16

Question of the Week: What’s the one beauty product you hope you get for the holidays?

EauMG’s Answer: I know I’m not going to get it but I’d love to get that huge Bite Beauty Vault Mini Lipstick set that is currently unavailable and was like $200. 

we heart this – Check out swatches and vivid descriptions of the new MAC Shadescents; fragrances ode to six classic MAC lipsticks.