Mainstream Monday – Sniffing a Popular Perfume
I try to review as many Yves Rocher fragrances that I can. Why? Well, overall, I like the brand. I think they’re good for the money. Then, in the U.S. there are no physical Yves Rocher stores. You can order online which means that you are blind-buying fragrances (a practice I typically discourage). And finally, there are few reviews of Yves Rocher fragrances in English. Basically, I review Yves Rocher like it’s a public service announcement.
Naturelle… Continue reading | 2 Comments
Mainstream Monday – Sniffing (Two) Popular Perfumes
MAC Cosmetics launched Shadescents, a line of perfumes to correspond with some of their best-selling, cult status lipstick shades. I was all about this concept as it combined both of my vices – perfume and lipstick.
I’m not on MAC’s PR list and it really didn’t appear they reached out to anyone that talks solely about perfume, so I had to wait for these to come into stores. It was a wreck. I went to two stores in NYC and… Continue reading | 8 Comments
How was Valentine’s? I got a few bottles of perfume and chocolate, 2 things that make me very happy any time of the year. The rest of my week was spent being sick, feverish, but my sense of smell hasn’t been affected. It’s been a sunny weekend and today I’m going out to the Middle Eastern markets to pick up some groceries. And I’m going to the Indian market to get a dosa. Geez… Continue reading | 4 Comments
Weekly Cheap Secret:
For fall 2010, Milani has launched their new HD Advanced Lip Color. Milani HD Advanced Lip Color is a sheer 3-in-1 lip color that is “serum infused” with a rich, moisturizing feel. It’s like a super moisturizing lip treatment with a wash of color. It contains anti-oxidants and oils to treat and prevent chapped lips. Hmm…does this description and this packaging remind you another brand, a high-end brand that goes by Dior? It’s obvious that Milani HD… Continue reading | 7 Comments