The Lipstick League – week of 4.14.14
Question of the Week: Do you have a “signature” scent? If so, what is it?
EauMG’s Answer: Bwahahaha. No. I’m too much of a fragrance flirt. I can’t commit. I do have some preferences. For example, I love roses and “cold” floral fragrances. I also have a soft spot for patchouli, fig, osmanthus and aldehydes. Overall, I tend to wear roses, aloof florals, va-va-voom orientals and hippie dippie patchouli scents.
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The Lipstick League – week of 2.17.14
Question of the Week: In your opinion, what’s the most overrated beauty product of all time?
EauMG’s Answer: Oh, you know that I love a good rant. Actually, this is sort of tricky to answer. I think as far as “hyped” products, I would have to say Diorshow Mascara. I know it’s super popular and I don’t doubt the fans, but it’s not for me. It’s rather flaky/dry and I’ve had better luck with drugstore stuff. Plus, it
Mainstream Monday – Sniffing a Popular Perfume
If there is one thing we should remember about the early 2000s and fragrance, it should be: it was all about the pink. Miracle is a pink perfume, but in comparison to all of the cupcake fodder that followed, Miracle isn’t sweet. Why did I remember it as so? Oh, because the juice is literally pink and I’ve been brainwashed to believe that all “pink” perfumes… Continue reading | 5 Comments
The Lipstick League – week of 3.28.11
I love this 1940’s era photo of the classy Rosalind Russell with an English bulldog. This picture makes me want an English bulldog even more! I think Frink the Frug needs a brother 😉
It was a busy week for me, but I’m on vacation now. Time to catch up on sniffing new smellies!
Question of the week: What new spring product are you loving the most or are most excited
I think this is a very pretty vintage look. It’s all about the glossy lips (that aren’t red!). This look will look great on most complexions. Here’s what I did to achieve a similar 1950’s pre-Pyscho inspired Janet Leigh look:
FACE: I applied Lancôme Absolue Cream Foundation in Ecru 10 with my Elizabeth Arden Foundation Brush. Under the eyes with my fingers, I applied Covergirl Simply Ageless Concealer in Corrector. With the puff provided, I applied… Continue reading