Pretty Aerin Perfume: Ikat Jasmine

Pretty Aerin Perfume: Ikat Jasmine

Aerin perfume: it was always going to be very pretty, wasn’t it? The cosmetics line certainly is, with its pale pink packaging and …
Balenciaga’s Rosabotanica : Roses Over Dry Ice.

Balenciaga’s Rosabotanica : Roses Over Dry Ice.

I’ve been sniffing my way through a lot of perfumes this month, but the standout one for me so far has been Rosabotanica …
My Burberry: Craving the Dark and Depraved

My Burberry: Craving the Dark and Depraved

Well I must say that this fragrance has grown on me, if only a little. I couldn’t stand it at first. It’s …
Marni Rose: The Dolly Purse Spray

Marni Rose: The Dolly Purse Spray

Oh, oh, OH! This little purse spray came through the letterbox and I couldn’t believe how cute it was with its dolly bottle …
Guerlain: Standing Between the Parfumerie and the Cakeshop

Guerlain: Standing Between the Parfumerie and the Cakeshop

Ooh, Guerlain’s La Petite Robe Noire Couture is a tasty little fragrance for winter, I think. People seemed to be divided on their …
l’Occitane and the Mysterious Woman of Arles…

l’Occitane and the Mysterious Woman of Arles…

l’Occitane have launched their winter fragrance, Arlésienne, and I have to tell you that I know more backstory on this fragrance than …
Narciso Eau de Parfum Review

Narciso Eau de Parfum Review

Wah! Sorry to be a total beauty enabler this week, but Narciso Eau de Parfum by Narciso Rodriguez is just an absolute show-stopper. Look …
YSL Black Opium: Your Winter Fragrance Sorted

YSL Black Opium: Your Winter Fragrance Sorted

Oh ho ho, I am so ready for deep and sexy wintertime perfumes and Yves Saint Laurent’s Black Opium is just about as …
Coco Noir Parfum: Shadowy Boudoirs and Exquisite Lingerie…

Coco Noir Parfum: Shadowy Boudoirs and Exquisite Lingerie…

Earlier in the year I wrote about Chanel’s amazing Les Exclusifs; highly concentrated perfumes in teeny, beautifully-crafted glass flacons with perfectly formed stoppers …
Model Memories and Makeup Room Scents…

Model Memories and Makeup Room Scents…

Beauty products that remind me of my first few years as a model: Elnett hairspray (I have been fumigated with this stuff to within …
Hot and Heady Summer Scents

Hot and Heady Summer Scents

I know that I’ve covered summer scents already, but I was sorting through my Cabinet of many Beauty Secrets and putting fragrances into …
Figgy, Floral and Fruity: The Ultra Nourishing Oil

Figgy, Floral and Fruity: The Ultra Nourishing Oil

Last week I wrote about Aurelia’s amazing Firm and Revitalise dry oil; this week it’s Roger & Gallet’s Huile Gourmande that’…
Smells that Remind me of Summer

Smells that Remind me of Summer

Oh hello August, you sizzling-hot little git! Where did you spring from? I’m still answering emails with “hope you had a good New …
The Kurkdjian Love-In Continues…

The Kurkdjian Love-In Continues…

Sorry about this one folks: it’s a post about an amazing product that I can’t find a proper stockist for. I’m …