Remember my post about the beautiful candles that would make a great Christmas present?
I’ve actually got the In Love Candle by Daniel Sandler just in time for Christmas from Daniel himself. That was such a lovely gift!
It comes in luxury black packaging which is glossy on two sides and matte on two other sides. Inside you can see the black, white, and red DS logos.
In Love is made with organic soy wax and is hand-poured into hand-blown Italian crystal glass.
I absolutely love the notes that were chosen for this candle:
Perfumes Review: Boudoir by Vivienne Westwood, Amour by Kenzo and Oh, Lola by Marc Jacobs. Perfumes Club
Perfume is definitely one of the best presents beauty wise. Almost everyone loves perfumes! So today I have three different fragrances to tell you about.
But before I start, I have to let you known that you can purchase all the mentioned fragrances at Perfumes Club , they have a big selection of luxury makeup, skincare and perfumes with big discounts (up to 75%). You can get brands like Tom Ford, La Prairie and Sisley as well as brands like Britney Spears, Hello Kitty and Shakira.
Boudoir by Vivienne Westwood, £21.59
Boudoir would make an amazing gift for confident women, it is definitely not a fragrance for young ladies.
This perfume is sexy, provocking, powerful, sophisticated, seductive and entoxicating. This scent makes a statement! It is very long-lasting, it stays on me for hours and hours.
You could wear this at a day-time but I like it better in the evening. What to wear it with?! I am thinking a beautiful dress and a red lipstick or a tuxedo from YSL and high heels…
Boudoir was created in 1998 by Martin Gras. The story is telling us that it was created to make all men ‘turn their heads after the woman that wears it when the smell wafts past them. ‘ It is dedicated to a feminine and strong woman, with accentuated sexuality. And, yes, there is something about this fragrance that makes you feel that way!
‘The top notes are aldehydes, sweetly-fresh bergamot, hyacinth, and orange blossom.
The heart is sweet and opulent with jasmine, luscious rose, narcissus, carnation, orris root, cardamom and coriander.
The base brings patchouli, warm and milky sandal wood, tobacco leaves, cinnamon and powdery soft vanilla.’
Boudoir comes in a simple but elegant bottle designed by Fabrice Legros with thick glass and a signature Vivienne Westwood’s logo on top, which is a globe with a ring; it symbolizes the power of femininity.
I will be wearing mine for the special occasions!
I was originally drawn to try this scent when
We continue our Holiday Gift Guide and today let’s take a look at Sephora’s Favourites sets. I have chosen four that I personally like the best. In my opinion, this is s great present for someone who is new to the makeup or someone who loves trying new products.
I would actually really love the first two sets for myself, too!
Don’t forget to click on the photos to enlarge them…
Glitz & Glam ($113 Value), $40
0.13 oz Benefit High Beam, 0.12 oz Buxom Stay-There Eyeshadow in Pug (smoky pewter), 0.02 oz Bare Escentuals bareMinerals All Over Color in Glee (soft mauve plum), 0.07 oz Sephora Collection Eye Shadow in Starry Sky 07 (black with silver glitter), 0.125 oz Sephora by OPI Nail Colour in Charge It! (opaque metallic 24k gold), 0.24 oz Tarte Celebutante Dry Oil Shimmer (champagne), 0.07 oz Josie Maran Argan Oil Illuminizer (light bronze), 0.1 oz Tarina Tarantino Sparklicity Gloss in Paiette (sheer light pink with iridescent shimmer), 0.12 oz Ultraflesh Gold Standard Mascara in black, 0.08 oz Stila Lip Glaze in Vanilla (pearly nude)
Sephora’s Bestsellers ($181 Value), $75
0.5 oz Philosophy Hope In A Jar, 0.05 oz Urban Decay Eyeshadow in Sin (light shimmering champagne), 0.13 oz Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion in Original (sheer nude), 0.5 oz Smashbox Photo Finish Primer, 0.14 oz Sephora Collection Lipstick in The Red 04 (classic bright red), 1 oz Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer SPF 20 in Nude (light beige/ for fair to light skin tones), 1.1 oz Nars Illuminator in Orgasm (peachy pink with shimmer), 0.37 oz Buxom Lash Mascara in Blackest Black, 0.01 oz Stila Smudge Stick Waterproof Eye Liner in black, 0.24 oz Marc Jacobs Daisy Rollerball.
Give Me Some Lip Give Me Some Lip ($63 Value) , $25
0.14 oz Smashbox Lip Enhancing Gloss in
It’s been a long time since I’ve shared some of my favourite websites and blogs with you so I think it’s a perfect time now!
You can always check out the links that I have on the right but there are some more that I love and I hope you’re gonna love them, too.
So the first person I am going to tell you about is Gina Brooke. She is a Celebrity Make-Up Artist, was a Creative Director for shu uemura in the past and now is a Creative Director for Hourglass Cosmetics . She has been with Madonna on several World Tours and created a lot of looks for the red carpet events. And did I mention that she is gorgeous and stylish?!
You can check out her website here and read her guest posts for Bella Sugar here. There are also some videos of her on YouTube but I really wish there were more. I promise that you will find out more about her soon but I just can’t say anything else yet 😉
There is also Michelle, who is a beauty editor, and who also writes a blog. Unfortunately I don’t remember how I’ve discovered it. But I’ve subscribed straight away!
Michelle is definitely one of my favourite beauty editors, as she is
Today I would like to tell you about the Rouge Bunny Rouge Gleaming Temptation gloss in Birthday Suit which I got as a Christmas present. I was very happy to receive it as it was unexpected.
The colour is described as “sheerest delicate honey-peach beige with a hint of glimmer nude”.
I’ve already reviewed the RBR gloss which I have as a part of the Decadent Duo and you can read my thoughts abut it here.
First of all I have to say that I just love the design, especially the design of the package, it’s so beautiful!
The formula is nice: it is moisturising and I wouldn’t call it sticky. It also smells nice.
As for the colour – it would look nice on so many people as it is such a delicate and neutral shade. I am sure that