Who’s ever bought a perfume for the utter gorgeousness of its bottle design? That’s me… always! But in the case of Lancôme’s new Idôle Eau de Parfum, this works pretty well as you are buying into the pinnacle of perfume bottle design for the 21st century: Namely, the world’s thinnest perfume ... Read More about The Beauty Gypsy Review: Lancôme Idôle (the world’s thinnest perfume bottle!)
Winter is on the way and we can already envision the absolute bliss of snuggling under a fluffy quilt as chilly winds rage outside the window. And who would say no to making the experience even more idyllic? That's why, yesterday night I decided to go back to grandmom’s times when quilts and ... Read More about Agarwood oil: Making winter wonderful again!
In 2003, just as I was starting my beauty career, a new perfume shook up the market. In a year laden with heavy orientals and complex signatures, it was inspired by the freshness that's inherent in a bar of soap – simple, unpretentious and evocative of the most comforting things in life, like ... Read More about Creators of Clean: Greg Black pioneers with the Clean Beauty Collective
Right now, everything in Provence literally seems to glow bluish-purple. The color of soft lavender bushes shimmering against a blue sky... rolling up balmy country days and the soulfulness of summer into one pretty package. But as I've come to realise through talking with both beauty industry ... Read More about The (many) beauty benefits of lavender: Ultra-easy DIY recipes included!
I have this curious way of imagining people as perfumes (yup, never claimed to be sane). So, what comes to mind with Michelle Pfeiffer? A smoky, slightly resinous fragrance, swirling with a dash of darkness, enveloped in an icy white fog. A creation that stands at the crossroads where White Oleander ... Read More about The Beauty Gypsy review: Michelle Pfeiffer’s Henry Rose perfumes