fragrance

Esscentual Alchemy Blue Lemonade Perfume Review

Esscentual Alchemy Blue Lemonade Perfume Review

Blue Week : 4. 10 – 4. 17

Esscentual Alchemy by Absinthe Dragonfly Blue Lemonade is a  fruity-citrus, a natural hand-crafted perfume that reminds me of carefree summer days, sipping an iced glass of lemonade after a long day enjoying the outdoors.

I have to admit that I was a little wary of sampling Blue Lemonade. I’m not a citrus person, even though I know it is many people’s favorite perfume genre. This wasn’t what made me wary… Continue reading | 5 Comments

fragrance

Aftelier Illumination Perfumed Bath Oil Review

Aftelier Illumiation Bath Oil Review

Aftelier Perfumed Bath Oils are luxurious essential oil blends to be used in the bath. The hot water “steams” the fragrance scenting the bath and lightly fragrancing the skin. Aftelier Illumination is a clean, woody citrus fragrance that leaves me in an uplifted mood (and that’s saying something, haha).

What I’m learning from my limited Aftelier exposure is that this house is more about creating a mood and/or a place vs. a progression of notes creating a “song”. Illumination reminds me of… Continue reading | 12 Comments

makeup

Crazy Rumors Peppermint Lemongrass Brew Tea Lip Balm Review

Crazy Rumors Brew Peppermint Lemongrass Lip Balm

I love Crazy Rumors Brew Peppermint Lemongrass Lip Balm! This shouldn’t be shocking since Brew is Crazy Rumors tea line and I’m a tea junkie. But, despite my tea weak spot, this product is awesome. This natural, vegan formula is so smooth and it loaded with tons of moisturizing oils. Some natural lip balm formulas (I won’t name names) feel waxy or hard. This is smoother than butter. Even Paula Deen would agree. The consistency is exactly what I want. It… Continue reading | 7 Comments