When I first tried the Strangelove NYC line¹, I was immediately drawn to Lost in Flowers, a gorgeous floral. One thing I learned about this brand is that it does contain a high amount of naturals so patience is key. This means that these will change on your skin so a first impression is only that, a first impression.
I’m lost in flowers as soon as I put on Lost in Flowers. It’s a fresh, heady white floral that smells realistic, like standing in the… Continue reading
Amouroud Safran Rare is getting some buzz in the Perfume World and for a rightful reason: It smells good.
The opening of Safran Rare reminds me of if you had a really fancy perfume sample and spilled all in the bottom of your new leather bag. It’s spicy and slightly floral, but overall, it’s very leathery. There’s a prominent raspberry note. It wears as a leathery saffron with a lift from dry spices and a lemon-y frankincense. The heart introduces a jammy rose (like roses, honey… Continue reading
To refresh your memory, I really was not a fan of the signature Tory Burch perfume. Looking back at my review, I guess I was unjustly harsh. But, that was how I felt at the time. I didn’t expect to like that fragrance because I’m not a fan at all of the Tory Burch aesthetic (even though there are plenty of people that successfully pull off this preppy, waspy, colorful 1970’s looks). When I received a sample of Love Relentlessly, I didn’t think I’d even try it… Continue reading | 12 Comments
The Lipstick League – week of 11.28.16
Question of the Week: Spill it! What beauty products did you buy during Black Friday and/or Cyber Monday?
EauMG’s Answer: It was tough, but I kept it under control. I bought one of those Black Friday boxes from Memebox. I don’t need any of its contents but it’s the novelty. I classified that purchase into my “entertainment budget”. YSL had 20% off. I bought YSL Opium Body Oil because I didn’t know
The Lipstick League – week of 12.30.13
Question of the Week: What do you think is going to be the biggest beauty trend in 2014?
EauMG’s Answer: I haven’t really kept up with trends other than runway which as you know, rarely translates to real life. I do think updated “90’s” will be sh*t this year. So expect to see more matte brick lips and rusty shadows. And brows, thick brows. I also think we’ll see some fun stuff like white eyeliner and baby blue