The Monday Mail ~ help Marta find a new fragrance :: Now Smell This

The Monday Mail ~ help Scentred2 find a new fragrance :: Now Smell This

Marta fell in love with perfumes in 2007 when she discovered Serge Lutens Chergui and Frédéric Malle Musc Ravageur. Since then she has been an avid reader of Now Smell This (and she also loves our own Angie’s cozy mysteries). She’s currently searching for a signature scent for special events, something that will make her feel both chic and professional, like her longtime favorite Frédéric Malle Portrait of a Lady. She still finds Portrait of a Lady beautiful but she’s overly used to it now, and no other perfume in…

Karl Lagerfeld Rouge ~ new fragrance :: Now Smell This

Karl Lagerfeld Rouge ~ new fragrance :: Now Smell This

Karl Lagerfeld has launched Rouge, a new fragrance for women. Unique, modern and captivating: KARL LAGERFELD Rouge combines countless contrasting facets and cannot be pigeonholed! Soft and austere, avant-garde and classic – the Rouge fragrance is inspired by Karl Lagerfeld’s creative duality. This is also reflected in the name: red was not only the fashion designer’s favorite color, but also symbolizes a woman’s willpower and self-confidence. The heart note opens with a bouquet of jasmine and orange blossom, enveloped by a hint of patchouli. Followed by a sparkling…

Salvatore Ferragamo Red Leather ~ new fragrance :: Now Smell This

Salvatore Ferragamo Red Leather ~ new fragrance :: Now Smell This

Salvatore Ferragamo has launched Ferragamo Red Leather, a flanker to 2020’s Ferragamo. (Others in the series: Intense Leather, Bright Leather and Spicy Leather.) Ferragamo Red Leather is a sensual citrus aromatic leather Eau de Parfum. Inspired by the most powerful color, it expresses engagement, Italian easiness and sensuality. For the man who explores his own desires, makes his personal choices and unapologetically embraces his authenticity. The fragrance opens with the freshness of natural ginger adding vibrancy to Italian Bergamot and mandarin pulp. At the heart, we find the…

Monday scent of the day 2/26 :: Now Smell This

Monday scent of the day 2/26 :: Now Smell This

It’s Monday and National Pistachio Day. Birthdays: Victor Hugo, Levi Strauss, Jackie Gleason, Fats Domino, Johnny Cash. What fragrance are you wearing? I’m in Vilhelm Parfumerie Purple Fig. Reminder: On 3/1, Rabbit rabbit rabbit! It’s March. Wear a fragrance that will bring you peace, happiness or good luck for the month. And for those of you who like to plan ahead, see Scent of the day ~ Friday community projects 2024, where I’ll try (but usually fail) to have the next five or six weeks mapped out in advance. Note:…

Lazy weekend poll ~ open thread, late February 2024 :: Now Smell This

Lazy weekend poll ~ open thread, late February 2024 :: Now Smell This

We’re marking the last weekend of February with our standard issue open thread poll. Talk about anything you like — the fragrance you’re wearing today, the fragrance you’ll put away when the seasons change (24 days to go!), whatever.  Or, ask a question about fragrance, then see if anyone else has asked a question that you can answer… Note: top image is Snowdrop Portrait [cropped & doubled] by Amanda Slater at flickr; some rights reserved. Source link

Philosophy Radiant Grace ~ new perfume :: Now Smell This

Philosophy Radiant Grace ~ new perfume :: Now Smell This

Philosophy has launched Radiant Grace, a new fragrance in their popular Grace series.  Radiance is the warm glow inside you that deepens your connection with the people around you, the people who make you feel like you. Introducing Radiant Grace Eau de Parfum by Philosophy, a new expression of grace, created to leave you feeling comfortable in your own skin. Radiant Grace Eau de Parfum for women opens with a juicy black cherry accord and blooms with the comforting floral scent of jasmine, wrapped in caramelized sandalwood to…

Friday scent of the day 2/23 :: Now Smell This

Friday scent of the day 2/23 :: Now Smell This

It’s Friday and National Banana Bread Day! Birthdays: Samuel Pepys, W. E. B. Du Bois. Our community project for today: we’re off to New Zealand! Wear a perfume that is named for a place in New Zealand, or that reminds you of a (real or imaginary) trip to New Zealand, or that features a local ingredient, or ? What fragrance did you pick? As always, do chime in with your scent of the day even if you’re not participating in the community project. The readers of Rough Guides voted New Zealand…

Your Watermelon Glow Niacinamide Hue Drops Questions, Answered

Your Watermelon Glow Niacinamide Hue Drops Questions, Answered

Meet the latest addition to our lineup: Watermelon Glow Niacinamide Hue Drops! This versatile, skin-first, tinted serum features clinically effective ingredients and our beloved Dew Drops texture to instantly enhance your skin’s natural tone and radiance with a sheer, warm glow. Keep reading to learn more about Hue Drops, and get answers to the most commonly asked questions. Ingredients Is this the same base formula as Dew Drops? Yes! Hue Drops uses the same skin-loving ingredients and texture that you know and love from our iconic Watermelon Glow Niacinamide Dew…

Watermelon Glow Hue Drops | Glow Recipe

Watermelon Glow Hue Drops | Glow Recipe

The beauty of, well, beauty is that it’s what you make of it: These days, your face serum can double as your highlighter (hey, Dew Drops), while your eye cream can work as a primer for eye makeup. Watermelon Glow Hue Drops live up to that expectation of flexibility and experimentation, working as first and foremost a skincare product — it has the same hydrating and brightening base as Dew Drops, packed with niacinamide and hyaluronic acid, and also has the addition of centella asiatica to soothe skin. Over time,…