• Quick Review: Jones Road Miracle Balm in Au Naturel

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  • The Best Black Friday / Cyber Monday Beauty Deals

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  • Maison Francis Kurkdjian Paris L’Homme à la Rose

    Maison Francis Kurkdjian Paris L’Homme à la …

    Francis Kurkdjian had three words in mind when creating his latest fragrance L’Homme à la Rose: fresh, masculine, rose. A symbol of femininity, rose is considered to be the most popular flower in the world. It also has impressive adaptive…

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    Currently Infatuated By: Jo Malone London Yuja Cologne

    Currently Infatuated By: Jo Malone London Yuja …

    Jo Malone has been a constant in my life for almost two decades. Back in 2002, my then boyfriend gave me a bottle of Grapefruit cologne, which persuaded me immediately to move away from Calvin Klein Escape (we all make…

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    This year, Jo Malone London has expanded its Spring Blossom Collection with two limited edition cologne ancillaries -- Yuja and Waterlily. Making a comeback, and part of the same range, are Osmanthus Blossom and Silk

    5 Fragrances I Am Loving This Winter

    5 Fragrances I Am Loving This Winter

    It’s not often you hear someone say they love winter. Well, I am that guy. And it’s not because my midsection looks so much more forgiving under 3 layers of clothes. There is an array of scents that come through…

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    Best Of: Fall Empties

    Best Of: Fall Empties

    Constantly trying new products is the most fun part of being in the beauty industry. Catching up with the latest and greatest however leaves very little room for product loyalty. It is rare for me to finish a product. So…

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    Diptyque Le Patch Is A Perfumed Sticker You Don’t Need

    Diptyque Le Patch Is A Perfumed Sticker …

    Here are three thoughts that I promise will come together. When it comes to a novelty beauty item, I’m all in. A few years ago, I was among those who purchased a bottle of Francis Kurkdjian Scented Bubbles. Some saw…

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    In Fiore x Violette_FR Baisers de Jasmin Solid Parfum

    In Fiore x Violette_FR Baisers de …

    As someone who wears non-complicated fragrances, I’m surprised at how often I’m asked what it is that I’m wearing. My everyday scent is always light and uplifting. Neroli is my low-key signature. This past week, I’ve gone a bit darker…

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    From The Archives – NEST Fragrances Holiday & Birchwood Pine

    From The Archives – NEST Fragrances Holiday & Birchwood …

    Happy December! Time to welcome back seasonal scents from NEST and our Stepford, CT household already smells of Birchwood Pine and Holiday! The festive candles create an ambiance superbly complimentary of Justin Bieber’s ‘Under the Mistletoe’ album, which will be…

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    MUGLER Cologne – Five New Scents For Fall

    MUGLER Cologne – Five New Scents For Fall

    Just last week, a gorgeous mailer of the just-released MUGLER Colognes landed on my desk. Within moments of opening the box and spritzing all five scents, a line from my favorite scene in ‘Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion’ immediately…

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