Ormonde Jayne Prive Perfume Review

There’s a lot of reasons to be upset with the uber-wealthy but I think one reason that most of us can agree on is that most of the uber-wealthy do very boring things with their money. I am sure that all of us have sat around, even those of us that only gamble by buying perfumes unsniffed, fantasizing about what we would do if we won the lottery. Once we get past the things that could make us very comfortable, we can fantasize about what we would do with the extra or what we’d… Continue reading | 2 Comments


Zoologist Dragonfly Perfume Review

Zoologist Dragonfly perfume

A frightened gasp broke through the lazy, haziness of a very warm Southern evening. It was the sort of sound that would follow someone being startled by a swiftly moving rodent (or these days, whenever you read any bit of news). My friend’s aunt jumped out of her lawn chair as if she was being attacked by wasps. I didn’t see anything. She shouted, “Dragonfly!” which I thought was some sort of slang. There was no way that someone could be that scared of a dragonfly. She explained that… Continue reading


Juara Sweet Black Tea & Rice Facial Moisturizer Review

Juara Black Tea Moisturizer

Juara Sweet Black Tea & Rice Facial Moisturizer is a hydrating facial moisturizer formulated for normal to dry skin types. This moisturizer contains Kombucha and rice bran oil, an oil rich in fatty acids and Vitamin E. I’ve had wonderful experiences with Juara products that I have used in the past. This Sweet Black Tea & Rice Moisturizer has not let me down.

My Experience – I have normal skin. I have concerns with dullness… Continue reading | 3 Comments


Juara Rice Facial Cleanser Review

Juara Rice Facial Cleanser

This is a softening rinse-off facial cleanser loaded with rice starch (a good thing for the skin) for all skin types. This facial cleanser “evokes the traditional Indonesian ritual of rice water rinse”. I don’t know how much you know about Juara as a brand…Juara is a skincare line that uses traditional Indonesian beauty and skincare ingredients founded by four modern women with brains, beauty, and a connection… Continue reading | 5 Comments