Tag - fragrance

Fall Fragrance Files Pictorial: Givenchy L’Interdit EDP

Introducing Givenchy L'Interdit Eau de Parfum Happy first of October, friends! Today's post possesses a distant fragrance focus with some reflective thoughts about the human experience along the way. It's particularly compelling to me when a new fragrance has a strong backstory and such is the case Givenchy...

Chanel Gabrielle and La Creme Main: Fresh Launches Destined to Become Modern Classics

Fresh launches from Chanel.  As a beauty writer, I am hard-wired to pursue the "next big thing." New launches will forever intrigue me and being able to refresh my routine with something novel is its own kind of joy. That being said, I deeply appreciate...

Fragrance Files: An Interview with Clive Christian’s Victoria Christian

Clive Christian...opulence incarnate. Last week, I had the privilege of meeting and inteviewing Victoria Christian of Clive Christian at Neiman Marcus Fashion Island.  As the eldest daughter of British designer Clive Christian, the ebullient Victoria travels the world as the ambassador of the venerable Clive...

17 Marvelous Things…

Today, I offer you a glimpse at 17 marvelous beauty + skincare products I've been loving as of late; the week has been rife with responsibilities so I forewarn you, this post is light on words but heavy on sentiment (and images, of course)!  Kindly...

Latest Story: Fragrance + Lip Color Pairings on the Neiman Marcus theblog!

I hope you had a wonderful weekend, lovelies!  Between an amazing SK-II event on Friday and hosting Neiman Marcus Project Beauty on Saturday, the past couple of days have been brimming with beauty and skincare galore.  Now I find myself comfortable in leggings and...

Fragrance Focus: Maison Francis Kurkdjian Baccarat Rouge 540 + Tom Ford S/S16 Newness

The memory is clear: I first encountered the resplendent Maison Francis Kurkdjian Baccarat Rouge 540 while in New York late last year.  Only an early-release tester was available, but one spritz and I knew I was destined to add this sui generis scent to my collection!...

Luxe Last-Minute Gifts: Jewelry, Lip Color and Style Edition

Hello lovelies!  Last week, I shared my 2015 Holiday Gift Guide with the promise of a final installment, focused on jewelry, lip color and a dash of style on sale, just in time for last-minute gift procurement.  The products featured are some of my...

Meet Maison Francis Kurkdjian + My Favorite Winter Discoveries from the Line

Above: Some favorites from Maison Francis Kurdjian. I first met Francis Kurkdjian earlier this year at a Neiman Marcus event as was instantly intrigued by his mysterious energy.  Reserved and soft spoken, he is endlessly polite.  Do not, however, assume this interpersonal subtlety is any...

The New Fragrance I Cannot Stop Wearing: Maria Christofilis Fleur 09 + New Makeup Details

Above: Sophisticated and intoxicatingly pretty, Fleur 09 atomizer and flacon. Happy weekend, lovelies!  This week has been rife with late nights, meetings, end of the school year responsibilities and an array of new beauty products.  One fragrance that I have been wearing nonstop through the...

New Fragrance Alert: Viva La Juicy Gold Couture Debut at the London West Hollywood

Above: Viva La Juicy Gold Couture Black...a delicious cocktail of fresh berries and warm caramel. Earlier this week, we at Beauty Professor headquarters had the chance to attend an event at the London West Hollywood, celebrating the debut of the Viva La Juicy Gold Couture...