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Normcore Perfume Guide

Normcore

The other day someone was wearing Tommy Hilifiger Tommy Girl. My first thought was “Oh, I love this stuff!” I think Tommy Girl is one of the best tea fragrances on the planet. And this is saying something since I was suffocated by it during my teenage years. This was the perfume that ALL of the girls wore or put on their Christmas lists or stole from the department store. Tommy Girl was this one thing that preppy, geeky and even a little skanky sort of girls wanted. It was so… Continue reading | 24 Comments

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The Lipstick League – Week of 4/22/13

1936 Elizabeth Arden ad

The Lipstick League – week of 4.22.13

Question of the Week – What are your favorite body washes (or bar soaps, body scrubs or bubble baths) that are currently sitting in your shower?

EauMG’s Answer – I’m so happy you asked. I’m completely obsessed with Juniper Ridge Trail Crew Soap. This is a line of body washes scented with all-natural wild-crafted ingredients from the West coast.They’re freaking awesome. So are the bar soaps. 

EauMG – reviews a mouth-watering juicy… Continue reading

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Elizabeth Arden Green Tea Perfume Review

The Mainstream Monday: Sniffing A Popular Fragrance

I like the freshness of Elizabeth Arden’s Green Tea cologne. It is fresh and zesty. Elizabeth Arden Green Tea is a light wearing fragrance, comparable to a body spray. Elizabeth Arden as a woman and a company has always been very competitive. This fragrance was launched in 1999 to compete with such popular mall fragrance/body product shops as Bath and Body Works and The Body Shop. Hence, the light wearing fragrance to be worn all over the

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Elizabeth Arden Mediterranean Perfume Review

The Mainstream Monday: Sniffing A Popular Fragrance

Elizabeth Arden explains Mediterranean as a “radiant woody floral and a modern expression of sparkling radiance“. I would definitely say that this fits into that category of “modern woody floral”. At first it comes on as a bit fruity with hints of citrus and stone fruits such as plum. This lasts a very short time on me. It then smells of spicy wood, like a mix of sandalwood and dry cedar. But, it floral in an “aquatic” fragrance sense… Continue reading

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Hey Bronzer Babe: Some New Bronzing Kits and Tips

The cosmetics world knows that some of us are not ready to let go of summer even though the temps are still high in most areas, so they’ve equipped us with a few new bronzer kits. First off, I am not a huge bronzer fan but it does have a time and a place. It’s not a staple for me like it is for some people but I do use it occasionally. I find that most people do not use it because they haven’t found that special product for themselves yet. Bronzer is not meant to look orange or leave… Continue reading