Yves Rocher Secret d’Essences Neroli EDP Perfume Review

Yves Rocher Neroli perfume

Mainstream Monday – Sniffing a Popular Perfume

I’ve been very open about my love of all things roses.But, I have been less vocal about my love of all things orange blossom and neroli. I don’t even have a type. I’ll wear a  fresh, green neroli just as often as I’ll wear a sweet, syrupy orange blossoms. I love a classic “eau de cologne” and perfumes that basically smell like a splash of orange blossom water in mineral water. One of these days, I’ll put… Continue reading | 9 Comments


Yves Rocher Cerisier en Fleurs EDT Perfume Review

Yves Rocher Cerisier en Fleurs

Mainstream Monday: Sniffing a Popular Perfume

If you’re reading EauMG because you’re already really, really into perfume, then I’m sure you’ve heard of this fragrance. This perfume created some buzz a few years ago because it retails for under $30 and the Nose behind it is Francis Kurkdjian. Really, I can’t believe there’s perfume that retails for under $30. And I also was amused that Kurkdjian was working on such accessible perfumes when he has his own brand.

Cerisier en… Continue reading | 5 Comments

Blog Weekly Roundup

The Lipstick League – Week of 1.11.16

Anita Loos

The Lipstick League – Week of 1.11.16

Question of the Week: If you purchased any beauty products over the holidays (those sales!), how are those products working for you now that you’ve had them for a few weeks?

EauMG’s Answer: The only thing I bought (beauty-wise) was that order from Yves Rocher. Honestly, I haven’t tried any of it yet. I bought a lot of shower gels. I’m going to use up what’s currently in the shower before starting these. There


Yves Rocher Vanille Noire EDP Perfume Review

Yves Rocher Vanille Noir

Mainstream Monday – Sniffing a Popular Perfume

Yves Rocher is one of those brands that I’m usually very happy with, but I don’t really buy it. Why? It’s only available online in the US and I forget about them. It’s that simple. When I travel elsewhere, I’ll stop in the store, sample a few things and even buy a few things and wonder why I don’t buy more from them. I usually like their shower gels and a few of their skincare items. However, I think… Continue reading | 11 Comments

gift guide

EauMG’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for Sweet Nieces & Teens

Auntie Mame

HUG your Auntie! This year, this Auntie Mame now has four nephews and one niece.¹ They’re all still really little so I’m not going to be buying them perfume or nail polish. Not yet. Here’s my 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for nieces, teens and even tweens that would like glittery versions of Auntie Mame’s “pretty things”.

gifts for teens

1. Clarisonic Mia Skin Cleansing System – I truly believe that a teen can respect the wonders of a Clarisonic… Continue reading | 6 Comments