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A Little Piece of Amalfi: Acqua di Positano

As I posted yesterday, my husband & I recently returned from our honeymoon in Italy. One of my favorite parts of the trip was the gorgeous seaside town of Positano, nestled into a cliff on the Amalfi Coast. The region … Continue reading

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J.Crew Launches Two Signature Fragrances

FINALLY. I have been waiting for this for a long time. J.Crew has launched their first signature fragrances. The scents, named No. 31 and No. 57, were crafted by boutique fragrance house Arquiste exclusively for the brand. Arquiste head Carlos … Continue reading

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Bobbi Brown Summer ’14: Surf & Sand

Kate Upton makes her debut as the face of Bobbi Brown in the new summer 2014 collection, Surf & Sand. Let’s start with the best product (in my opinion) to debut in this collection…Beach Roll-On Eau de Parfum!! This is … Continue reading

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Brand to Watch: Osmia Organics

I recently discovered Osmia Organics, a line of natural skincare, body care, and perfumes. The company was started by Sarah Villafranco, an emergency physician, who grew up in Washington, D.C. and a few years ago relocated to Carbondale, Colorado, where … Continue reading

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Brand To Watch: Hollow & Ridge

Stressed out? Need an energy boost? Just want to bring your life into balance? Hollow & Ridge aromatics may just soothe your stressed/listless/crazed soul. As I’ve mentioned before, I’m a big believer in the effects of essential oils. Just a … Continue reading

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Summer Fragrances

Summer is the time to lighten up your fragrance routine. There are some new scents on the market that will entice you, and some old standbys that are as reliable and classic as ever. Whether your prefer something beachy or … Continue reading

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April Favorites

Here are a few of my favorite product finds this month. MAC Viva Glam Nicki 2 Lipglass ($15): This gloss looks ultra-lilac in the tube, but goes on a creamy lavender-pink. It is SO pretty and springy, words don’t do … Continue reading

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Kate Spade’s New Fragrance, Live Colorfully

Kate Spade’s new perfume, Live Colorfully, launches April 1. It will be available for purchase in Kate Spade retail stores, Nordstrom and other department stores, and on the KS website. I haven’t sniffed it yet (my free sample is on … Continue reading

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A Mini Escape With Pacifica

I love Pacifica’s body products for so many reasons. One is because their fragrances are so gorgeous. They have offer an array of scents–fresh and clean, fruity, floral, woodsy, and spicy. I recently got the chance to try Pacifica’s Tuscan … Continue reading

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Pacifica Indian Coconut Nectar Perfume Is Pretty Much a Dream Come True

One of my boyfriend’s Christmas gifts to me was Pacifica Indian Coconut Nectar Perfume ($22). He knew how much I was slathering on the brand’s lotion in the same scent (review here), and how intoxicated I was by how it … Continue reading

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