It is said King Midas washed his power of turning objects into gold in the waters. (Re)Discover three fragrances which seemed to have captured this precious metal in their bottle… THE ICONIC – N°5, Chanel Iconic since Marilyn’s revelation to the press, Chanel N°5 is a comforting presence which brings warmth to the heart. A … More Gold in a Bottle.
Chocolate Bar eyeshadow palette, Too Faced Released back in 2014, this Too Faced palette quickly became a must-have – iconic – object for any makeup collector. Along with its appealing packaging and its well-chosen color range, it was its delicious chocolate scent that created the buzz. Since then, the tasty experience expanded with the Semi-Sweet … More Chocolate Bar [Too Faced]
The 10-day trial period requested by Clinique for best results has come to an end which means it is time for a review. However, a skin care review would not be complete without a component check. So, for each product, I searched every single ingredient’s information and categorized them into 3 groups: no to very low … More Clean-ique or not, Clinique?
THE STORY BEGINS… … with an investigative interview under the title “Can Great Skin Be Created?” in the year 1967 Vogue issue. Its editor Carol Phillips was looking for the next revolution in terms of skin care. Her research lead to a certain Dr. Norman Orentriech whose 3-Step method was not common at the time. … More Can Great Skin Be Created? [Clinique]
Rise and shine… Terracotta master since 1984, Guerlain counts now four whole ranges to choose from which can appear a little intimidating for some of us – not to mention, discouraging. Discover in 3 easy steps your Terracotta soulmate. Where to start? Keep scrolling… STEP 1 – INTENSITY As surprising as it may seem, choosing the Terracotta‘s intensity – … More Find Your Terracotta Soulmate
Described on the French website version as a “powerful seduction weapon”, Flowerbomb is one modern oxymoron – literally. The fragrance is, as its name would suggest, a floral. Yet, its identity is a little more complex than one may expect. The multi-faceted bottle contains a concentrate of paradoxal personality traits. From fierce to poetic, romantic and sensual, Flowerbomb … More Flowerbomb [Viktor&Rolf]
Created in 1987, the Météorites face powder is the secret to radiant skin. It was the first powder to ever come in shape of multicolored pearls and is now a Guerlain legendary product. The pearls play a double role as they illuminate and color correct the complexion as well. The Météorites powder is as fine as stardust and its … More Météorites [Guerlain]
Created in the 1990s by Australian entrepreneur Poppy King, Lipstick Queen is a brand entirely dedicated to lipsticks as the founder could not find her perfect fit. Lipstick Queen has grown quite a popularity on Instagram – through which I first discovered it – and to my delight, the brand is now available at Sephora on the Champs Elysées … More Frog Prince [Lipstick Queen]
Among the recent new Sephora launches, I thought I would give this blue liner a try as it caught my eye while walking along the aisle. Some of you might actually already know about this particular eyeliner but for those of you who are not familiar with the concept, its particularity resides in its application. As … More Fingertip Eyeliner [Sephora]
At the end of the year 2015, Givenchy extended its Irrésistible range releasing Live Irrésistible. This eau de parfum is said to be a spicy-fruity-floral fragrance and there is no better way to describe it. I would add that it has a surprising summery vibe and tropical warmth yet, it is definitely a fragrance I would … More Live Irrésistible [Givenchy]