December 2013 archive

Anna Sui, Mini Coffret

Anna Sui, Mini Coffret

In case you have never tried Anna Sui fragrances, the best way to start is to get the Anna Sui Mini Coffret, which include 5 Minis (0.14 oz each) of Anna Sui Eau de Toilette, small replicas of original very romantic art deco bottles: 1. Flight of Fancy Anna Sui’s Flight of Fancy Eau de […] Read more…

Clinique Chubby Stick 02 Whole Lotta Honey

Clinique, Chubby Stick, 02 Whole Lotta Honey

Do you feel like your lips are get dry way too often this cold winter season? If so, you should consider using lip balm instead of your regular lipstick or lip gloss. Many brands (Tart, Fresh) offer tinted lip balms, of which Clinique’s Chubby Sticks are one of the most popular ones. The generous size […] Read more…

Escentric Molecules, Molecule 01

Molecule 01 from Escentric Molecules

Molecule 01 from Escentric Molecules is probably the most enigmatic and controversial fragrance that exists out there today. As the product name suggests, there is a word out there that this scent is based on a single molecule, the Iso E Super. It gets even more interesting, when you find out that not everybody can […] Read more…

Terry de Ginzburg Lumiere d Epices

Lumiere d’Epices Eau de Parfum, Terry de Ginzburg

Having been introduced to US in October, the Terry de Ginzburg fragrances have already become popular for their dazzling bouquets and luxurious packaging. Very excited to discover a new favorite of mine, the Lumière d’Epices Eau de Parfum, a distinctively elegant fragrance with a luminously vibrant bouquet. Perfect for the Spring, this intoxicating fragrance seems […] Read more…

Butter London, High Tea, Nail Set

Butter London “High Tea Collection” Glamorous Nudes

One of the most exciting nail color collections introduced during Holiday 2013 season is the Butter London “High Tea Collection”, a set of 8 glamorous nudes, which was also features on Oprah’s Favorite Things 2013 in November. This set would make a perfect gift for anyone looking for everyday and special occasion classy manicure, but, […] Read more…

Clinique 32 Chocolate on my Pillow, Nail Enamel

Clinique, 32 Chocolate on My Pillow Nail Enamel

Nudes and beiges have become popular again with Butter London featuring its “High Tea” Collection of 8 elegant nudes, which was featured on Oprah’s Favorite Things 2013, and now the Clinique’s Limited Edition Nudes, a selection of 8 yummy lattes, creams, caramels and chocolates. Almost all colors are flat cream nail lacquers, except for 32 […] Read more…

Deborah Lippmann, 12-piece Nail Set

Deborah Lippmann 12-Piece Nail Set

Deborah Lippmann has done a wonderful job flooding pre-holiday market with beautiful nail sets, one of which is a limited edition 12-Piece Nail Set sold through HSN. Included in the set are 12 “fashion size” bottles of nail care and color items. You need to keep in mind that “fashion size” bottles are smaller than […] Read more…

Chocolate Bar Palette, Too Faced

Chocolate Bar Eyeshadow Palette, Too Faced

The fans of Too Faced Chocolate Soleil bronzer rejoice! Too Faced just released a perfect match to its so-popular bronzer, a brand new eyeshadow palette, called Chocolate Bar. Boasting with the same chocolaty sweet delicious scent and equally beautiful chocolate, caramel and nude shades with yummy names, the palette is simply destined to become everyone’s […] Read more…

Byredo, Gypsy Water, Eau de Parfum

Gypsy Water Eau de Parfum by Byredo

Once shopping in Nordstrom’s beauty department, I saw a woman inquiring every sales associate about the “amazing perfume” called “Gypsy Water” that she smelled the other day that she loved so much that she wanted to buy it right away. All sales associates were clueless about the perfume that could have a weird potion-like name […] Read more…

Ribbonwick Candle Sweet Peony

Ribbonwick Candles, Sweet Peony Candle

Loving this new candle recently purchased at HomeGoods. The Ribbonwick Candles Sweet Peony Candle is one of the 12 sophisticated fragrances offered as part of the Ribbonwick Decor Glass Collection. Blending together style and function, Ribbonwick has reinvented candlelight with a new patent-pending, flowing wick design. Unlike any other candle that exist out there, the […] Read more…

Cranberry Joy, Lip Balm, The Body Shop

Cranberry Joy Lip Balm, The Body Shop

As part of the Festive Deluxe Cranberry Joy Gift Set, The Body Shop brought us the limited edition Cranberry Joy Lip Balm, which is nothing ordinary. The lightly tinted lip balm has a fresh fruity cranberry smell and delicate texture. The dome shape of the lip balm is very convenient, because thanks to it, you […] Read more…

Dior 634 Golden Flower 5 Color Palette

Dior 634 Golden Flower 5 Color Palette

Dior 634 Golden Flower 5 Color Palette is part of Dior Holiday 2013 Line of beauty products. It features 4 shimmer satin shades and 1 glitter shade. The warm satin white shade is perfect for the eye inner corner and brow bone application. The light pink shimmer satin shade with a hint of golden sheen […] Read more…

L'Eau D'Issey Absolu, Issey Myake

L’Eau D’Issey Absolu, Issey Myake

What could be more exciting than acquiring a limited edition bottle of your favorite perfume. I am sure, I am not the only one who fell in love with Issey Myake L’Eau D’Issey fragrance, since it was originally introduced in 1992. The light, airy, ethereal scent of this iconic fragrance is unlike anything out there […] Read more…

Urban Decay, Vintage Brow Box

Vintage Brow Box, Urban Decay

One of the attractive sale offers on Urban Decay website features the Vintage Brow Box, which has a convenient concept of an all-in-one brow grooming station. Purchased in Brown/Sugar combination, this Vintage Brow Box has everything you need to keep your brows sculpted and defined. What I like about it is that it has two […] Read more…

Brazil Nut, Eau de Toilette, The Body Shop

Brazil Nut Eau de Toilette, The Body Shop

The Brazil Nut line products from The Body Shop offers Eau de Toilette, which you would think could provide a longer lasting power compared with Brazil Nut Body Mist from the same line. I am afraid I will have to disappoint you here. I did not notice that this product last longer compared to the […] Read more…

Naked 3 Palette, Urban Decay

Naked 3 Eyeshadow Palette from Urban Decay

Just released and (temporarily?) sold out Naked 3 eyeshadow palette from Urban Decay has been introduced at a perfect time. If you want to make an Urban Decay Naked 2 fan thrilled, give them a gift of Naked 3 these holidays. Also, just in time to use the $20 VIB gift coupon, it ended up […] Read more…

Brazil Nut Shower Cream, The Body Shop

Brazil Nut Shower Cream, The Body Shop

The Brazil Nut Shower Cream from The Body Shop is a good product. Similar the entire Brazil Nun line of products, it has a sweet, chocolate, caramel and nut smell. However, unfortunately, it does not linger on skin. While in the shower, the creamy, light cocoa colored texture is pleasant to smell and apply of […] Read more…

Unboxing, The Body Shop Order

Unboxing! The Box with The Body Shop Products

Let’s have fun together unboxing the goodie box from The Body Shop! Nicely packaged order came in a spacious box with all items nested inside paper shred filler, which is both practical and resembles gift box packing. And you can actually use it for gift box or basket lining. Each of the two Eau de […] Read more…

Honeymania Eau de Toilette, The Body Shop

Honeymania, Eau de Toilette, The Body Shop

Just recently introduced Honeymania line from The Body Shop offers a variety of body care products, including the Eau de Toilette. Knowing that The Body Shop eau de toilettes as a rule do not have any lasting power, I nevertheless decided to give it a try, since the Honeymania line does not have a body […] Read more…

Brazil Nut, Body Butter, The Body Shop

Brazil Nut Body Butter, The Body Shop

Everybody loves The Body Shop body butters for their rich texture and moisturizing power and a great variety of scents designed to satisfy almost all different tastes. The Brazil Nut Body Butter is all what you can expect from The Body Shop body butter. You can test the thickness of its texture by opening the […] Read more…