Mainstream Monday – Sniffing (Two) Popular Perfumes
MAC Cosmetics launched Shadescents, a line of perfumes to correspond with some of their best-selling, cult status lipstick shades. I was all about this concept as it combined both of my vices – perfume and lipstick.
I’m not on MAC’s PR list and it really didn’t appear they reached out to anyone that talks solely about perfume, so I had to wait for these to come into stores. It was a wreck. I went to two stores in NYC and… Continue reading | 8 Comments
A lot of people do “Anti-Hauls” on Youtube. If you aren’t familiar with these, these are videos where people talk about what they aren’t buying. With so many launches, I love the premise of this. It gives us a reason to talk about what’s new without actually participating in this makeup economy of “BUT THIS LIMITED EDITION THING!”. Here’s my version, sans video. Here’s my additional comments¹.
There were a lot of launches in August. Not many tempted me. The ones that did sold out in 5 seconds. Now September, this is when all the brands leak their holiday… Continue reading
The temperatures were milder in September so I ventured out of my A/C bunker a few times. Overall, it was a chill month.
I visited a few museums but still not as many as I wanted. Since moving here, museums are one of my new hobbies. I went to a few drag shows and got to see Seattle’s “jift” to the world, Dina Martina. I sort of joked that wherever we live has to have a Chinatown, a… Continue reading | 15 Comments
Question: What’s your favorite and least favorite thing about blogging?
Answer: Not to sound too corny, but my favorite thing about blogging is the interaction with readers and other bloggers. I have really made some wonderful friends on the world wide web (yeah, that sounds corny). Who knew there are so many fragrance fanatics and vintage beauty lovers out there?! My least favorite thing is all of
EauMG’s Answer: Oh, geez, complexity, that’s my routine. My collection of skincare products are like that of a Texan oil tycoon’s trophy wife. I inherited my love skincare product’s from my grandmother. She had her own bathroom just for spa and skincare products. I have a separate routine for morning and night, using different products. In the morning: wash, tone, serum, eye serum, moisturizer