Another Week of Roses! Rose Cheapies: 2019
Winter has left me feeling exceptionally “blah” this year so I’m basically trying to do anything that I think will remind that my feelings and this cold season are temporary. As a distraction, I did something I tell all of ya’ll not to do. I blind-bought perfumes. But, let me explain! I bought rose-centric perfumes from a discount site, all of them selling for under $25. That seems like less of a gamble, right? This week I will see if the blind-sniffing odds were stacked against
The Lipstick League – week of 8.14.17
Question of the Week: If you could gift everyone 3 of your favorite beauty products, what would you give?
EauMG’s Answer: I wish I could Oprah-style you guys the following: Guerlain Nahema extrait, Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance Palette and Paula’s Choice BHA Liquid.
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Mainstream Monday: Sniffing a Popular Perfume
Even though Guerlain hasn’t launched anything that has interested me in years, I still get excited when they have a launch. I used to consider myself a Guerlain Gal but throughout the years my focus has shifted into Chanel territory (because Chanel has been launching things I’m more likely to wear). With the launch of Mon Guerlain, I tried to ignore all of the copy and ads¹. I didn’t ignore the note list because it sounded like a sweet oriental… Continue reading | 4 Comments
PURPLE FLOWERS WEEK 2017
It’s an annual tradition on EauMG to feature “purple flowers” on the week of Nowruz/Vernal Equinox. “Purple flowers” are what I call flowers that (usually) have purple blossoms and bloom in spring: lilacs, violets, iris, heliotrope, hyacinth and wisteria (when I’m feeling generous). These are the sort of florals that make me think of spring. Plus, it gives me an excuse to talk about some of my favorite floral notes.
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The Lipstick League – week of 7.25.16
Question of the Week: it’s a two-parter this week! Name the last beauty product you finished, and one beauty product in your stash that you know you will never finish.
EauMG’s Answer: Luckily, I keep up with my Empties 🙂 The last product I emptied was a Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Serum. The product that I’ll never, ever finish has to be Guerlain Météorites Pearls! Has anyone