fragrance review

Manifesto L’Elixir from YSL

Manifesto L’Elixir from YSL

I’ve missed Fragrance Friday’s, have you? How beautiful is this amethyst, jewel-like bottle of Manifesto L’Elixir from YSL? It’s the new, “updated” version of YSL’s Manifesto perfume that launched in 2012. I haven’t smelt Manifesto, but I do believe that Manifesto L’Elixir is the more seductive and more intense version of the original. Now, if you read my blogs… Read More

Van Cleef & Arpels <strong>RÊVE</strong>

Van Cleef & Arpels RÊVE

In June this year, Van Cleef & Arpels launched their new fragrance, Rêve in South Africa. Rêve is a soft, pink fragrance that beams with purity and harmony! I was excited to try this fragrance out, since I don’t have any fragrances by this House in my perfume collection. Can you believe that?! Although Rêve… Read More

Chrome Summer

Chrome Summer

Happy Friday! Today’s Fragrance Friday feature is for the guys. The new limited edition Chrome Summer by Azzaro is a brand new, fresh fragrance that will make your man smell amazing this summer. Launched by Azzaro in 2012, Chrome Summer is a real manly-man’s, scent with top notes of grapefruit and cardamom, heart notes of green… Read More

Kiss From A <em>Jolie Rose</em>

Kiss From A Jolie Rose

I am getting super excited about all the lovely new, light and floral fragrances launching for Spring. One of them, Azzaro Jolie Rose which comes in this beautiful pink bottle with an over sized pink “rose” lid. So pretty! A sparkling fragrance composed by Daphne Bugey of Firmenich, Jolie Rose evokes life, colour, softness and femininity…. Read More

Fragrance Friday – Lancôme Hypnose & Hypnose Drama Mascara

Fragrance Friday – Lancôme Hypnose & Hypnose Drama Mascara

In today’s Fragrance Friday we’re giving you a double dose of HYPNÔSE with Lancôme‘s magnificent HYPNÔSE fragrance and HYPNÔSE Drama mascara… HYPNÔSE Eau de Parfum If you’re into sweet, sensual scents you will love HYPNÔSE by Lancome, a truly scent-captivating fragrance. A little spray goes a long, long way so you can ensure that you will keep your captivating… Read More

Fragrance Friday – Elizabeth Arden Green Tea Collection

Fragrance Friday – Elizabeth Arden Green Tea Collection

This week, instead of featuring one fragrance, I’m going to share three lovely scents from Elizabeth Arden’s Green Tea collection. So why not make yourself a cup of steaming hot green tea, enjoy some crumpets (it is Friday after all) and check out these fab three scents… It started with the classic, Elizabeth Arden Green… Read More

Fragrance Friday – AZZARO DUO

Fragrance Friday – AZZARO DUO

I have to admit I was pretty excited to try this fragrance, seeing as though I’ve never tried an AZZARO fragrance before. AZZARO DUO, launched last month and is available for Women and Men; two beautiful bottles made to compliment each other and fit, just like the perfect couple. I was blown away by the… Read More

Britney Does it Again – Cosmic Radiance

Britney Does it Again – Cosmic Radiance

This January, singing sensation Britney Spears will be launching her new fragrance Cosmic Radiance. Inspired by the idea of “Luminous sensuality” this will be Britney’s sixth fragrance collection, the others being Believe, Curious (my fave), Fantasy, Hidden Fantasy and Circus Fantasy. Infused with a splash of succulent citrus and luscious fruits that surround a bouquet… Read More

DIESEL Loverdose Fragrance

DIESEL Loverdose Fragrance

New to the empire of Italian mega cool brand, DIESEL, comes a fragrance so irresistibly sexy, so seductive it will have you falling in love. Some call it Lovers Dose others Lovers Overdose, either way LOVERSDOSE is true to it’s name “a beautiful but deadly weapon of seduction”. With top notes of mandarin, heart notes of sambac jasmine… Read More