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Not Soap Radio I’m Not Here, I’m Really…Island Hopping Solid Perfume Review

Islangin Hopping Perfume

Hey, want to smell like tom yum? Here you go!

Not Soap Radio I’m Not Here, I’m Really…Island Hopping is a creamy coconut with a heavy helping of lemongrass. The fragrance rests somewhere between tom yum soup without the spice and a really creamy colada without the piña. It’s coconut and lemongrass. Since it’s a solid perfume, it’s rather linear. However, the dry down is a creamy vanilla coconut that reminds me of a delicious island cocktail.

Notes listed include coconut, lemongrass, vanilla, musk and… Continue reading | 1 Comment

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Providence Perfume Co. Moonflower Solid Natural Perfume Review

Providence Perfume Co. Moonflower

Providence Perfume Co. is a line of natural products that you will find me raving about on my blog frequently. Many of the EDPs are some of my favorites (Cocoa Tuberose, Ginger Lily) and the body oils are divine. I really enjoy the line’s solid perfume balms because they are so retro! They really are like the solid perfumes of the 1960’s but they’re 100% natural.

Moonflower is subtle white floral with a glimmer of tart citrus. Like the other solid perfume balms from… Continue reading | 3 Comments

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More Martin Denny Babes: The Enchanted Sea

Oh, it is more of one of my favorite gals, Sandy Warner. I love the ultra matte makeup on this 1960 album cover. The lip is lush without being that matte, classic red. To get this look, I am recommending Revlon colors because I am in love with the new matte collection.

First, apply foundation and concealer where needed. Try something like Colorstay Active Light Makeup with the Colorstay Concealer. Apply powder if needed. Apply Mineral Bronzer in your shade. You do want a tiny bit of glimmer for a… Continue reading

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Martin Denny Babe: Still Looking Good; Exotica Volume III

Sandy Warner is one hot chick. She can go from deep brunette to a bleached blonde. Yeah, I think she looks better with dark hair but I’m partial. I just like dark hair. But, to still look good after switching to the other end of the hair color spectrum is pretty amazing. I can sport dark hair and red hair but blonde is a big no no. It is instant white trash for me. Anyways, Exotica III is a pretty… Continue reading