Probably everyone who knows a bit about perfumes know about Kenzo Flower. The powdery floral scent has been around for 13 years, and this year Kenzo brought the original team together (Alberto Morillas for the scent, and Serge Mansau for the flacon) to present Flower in the Air, a modern retake of poppy. [Read more...]
While most people are probably more interested in the new Rouge Diors, let’s not forget Dior is launching their new Manicure line at the same time! I have heard great things about Dior Crème Abricot, so how does the daytime serum version, Huile Abricot perform? Also, are you really really running out of time but want your nails to look more presentable? Dior is offering Instant French Manicure Pen as a solution! [Read more...]
Just When I Thought I Wouldn’t Know What to Say about Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye Serum Infusion, it Took Me by Total Surprise!
Most of the time I can predict if I’ll end up liking a skincare product. Some of them are great from the start, and there are some that I can’t stick with for long enough to say anything conclusive (maybe the scent bothers me too much, maybe my skin doesn’t react well to it…). But there are others, like Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Eye Serum Infusion, that don’t seem to be doing much for a couple of months, and suddenly I notice real improvement! [Read more...]
I don’t wear nudes well. Let me rephrase: I don’t tend to wear shades that people dub as “nudes” too well. I’m not sure if it’s my skin tone or my rather pigmented lips, or maybe it’s just because I’m not used to seeing my lips so pale. In any case, most of the time I stay away from them. When Hourglass launched 6 Femme Nude Lip Stylos a while ago however, I thought I’d pick one up to try. I got Nº 3 Nude Rose sight unseen, and it turned out to look really nude without washing me out badly! [Read more...]
I don’t know about you, but I am never ready to say goodbye to summer. The long days, delicious fruit, sound of the ice cream truck and neighborhood kids playing on the street (occasionally one bursts out crying and the kitties look so alert/confused), and the holidays… In comparison, autumn just seems dark and sinister. I’ve been holding onto the end of summer with several coral shades in this year’s autumn collection, including Chanel Mystique Rouge Coco. [Read more...]