L’Occitane Marvellous Flowers & Magical Leaves Collection for Christmas 2012

This Christmas L’Occitane offers two collections – Marvellous Flowers & Magical Leaves.

Marvellous Flowers is both fruity and floral, it is a mix of peony and red berries.

The products from the range are:

Body Cream 250ml – £27 / €38.95 , Hand Cream 30ml – £8 / €10.50, Eau de Toilette 75ml – £35 / €41.95, Intense Eau de Toilette Roll-On 10ml – £14.50 / €19.95,  Shimmering Oil 75ml – £22 / €29.95, Shower Gel 250ml – £13.00 / €17.50 , Perfumed Soap 50g – £3.50 / €3.50

The notes of EDT are:  pink grapefruit, red berries, roses and peonies, white wood and musk.

 Magical Leaves is a unisex fragrance with verbena, hazel, citrus fruits and vanilla.

The products are:

Jo Malone Gift Sets for Christmas 2012

Jo Malone is always a great option for   Christmas  gifts, this year is not an exception!

The brand has to offer some Limited Edition sets and some  typical holiday scents. Let’s take a look.

 Cologne Collection, $95

I would definitely get it (I already have such set from 2010) but as I already have three scents out of two, I’ll probably pass this time.

You get the following colognes: Lime Basil and Mandarin,  Pomegranate Noir, Nectarine Blossom and Honey, Amber and Lavender and   Blackberry and Bay.

The World of Jo Malone Collection, $165

Grapefruit Body and Hand Wash, Nectarine Blossom and Honey Body and Hand Lotion, Vitamin E Body Treatment Scrub, Lime Basil and Mandarin Cologne, Pomegranate Noir Travel Candle.

Travel Candle Collection, $95

English Pear and Freesia, Pomegranate Noir, Roasted Chestnut.

 Fragrance Layering Collection, $60

Lime Basil and Mandarin Body and Hand Wash, Orange Blossom Bath Oil, English Pear and Freesia Body Creme

Pine & Eucalyptus

A England Heavenly Quotes Nail Polish Collection

A England released three new shades of nail polish recently.

Here is the description of the shades taken from the official website which  was provided by Eugenia, she actually has swatches of the shades here.

She Walks in Beauty (George Byron), an intricate and complex mix of large and small rose-coloured hexagonal glitter in a shimmering pale golden base that colour-shifts with light and movement.

And the Moonbeams...(Percy Bysshe Shelley), a lustrous

Want It: Clarins Skincare Sets for Christmas 2012

You may have noticed that I am a huge fan of Clarins, especially their skincare 😉

And I am actually excited about their skincare sets for this Christmas! There are actually some  sets and a lot of skincare sets but I want to show you my picks.

Clarins Daily Energizers Radiance Booster Collection , £20

  • Clarins Daily Energizer Cream 30ml
  • Clarins Daily Energizer Cleansing Gel 30ml
  • Clarins Daily Energizer Wake-Up Booster 30ml

I have got myself this set last year and was very happy with it, see my review here. Plus it is also an excellent value for money!

Clarins Gorgeous Getaways Face and Body Essentials, £44.10

  • Beauty Flash Balm 50ml, read my review here.
  • Hand and Nail Treatment Cream 100ml, read my review here.
  • One-Step Gentle Exfoliating Cleanser 75ml
  • Moisture-Rich Body Lotion 100ml, will write a review soon.
  • Foot Beauty Treatment Cream 30ml
  • HydraQuench Intensive Serum Bi-Phase 15ml, will write a review soon.

I really wanted to get this set last year but somehow never did, so will have to do it now! I am already a big fan of Flash Balm and HydraQuench Serum. I also like the hand cream and body lotion  so would like to try the foot cream and the cleanser, too.

Clarins HydraQuench Moisture Must-Haves Collection , £30.15

Chantecaille Les Fetes Makeup Collection for Holiday 2012

This holiday the luxury brand Chantecaille offers a gorgeous rose powder, eye shadow trio and stunning berry lip products.

Find out how you can re-create the look from the promo image below. Plus enjoy the beautiful promo photos of the new products. I personally would really love both lip products. But the powder would make a fantastic gift.

FACE

Using the Foundation Brush, apply a thin layer of Future Skin. Concentrate on the areas that appear red.

Apply Biolift Concealer, preferably the same color as the foundation, directly from the stylo, starting from the tear duct, sweep the product toward the outer corner of the eye. Gently press the product into the skin with fingertips.

Set the foundation with the new HD Perfecting Powder using the Kabuki Brush in a circular motion all over the face for a flawless finish.

Highlight the cheekbones and the bridge of the nose with Les Pétales Powder ($74) to add luminosity.

EYES

Apply