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Bunch o’ limited edition collector bottles 2018, part 4

More limited edition collector fragrance bottles, with the usual disclaimers: in most of these cases, the juice is unchanged, just the bottle is “special” (or not, as the case may be), and some of these may not be available in the US. Today’s post includes special edition bottles from Givenchy, Jo Malone, Guerlain, Lancome and Clarins.

From Givenchy, Ambre Tigré, “reimagined by artist Anna Borowski in an ephemeral collaboration”: “Created in a marriage of olfactory art made by the House of Givenchy and the creations of the talented designer, a collaboration rich in escapism and poetry, the warm and enchanting world of this divine scent opens with notes of sweet and sensual amber. Cistus labdanum is revealed with animalic and herbaceous notes to softly mingle with sweet, balsamic vanilla. Presented in a bottle that depicts a miniature cabinet of curiosities, gently spritz to savour in this luminous, mesmerising fragrance.” £1,100 for 100 ml Eau de Parfum at Harrods in the UK…

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The daily lemming

Has anyone tried the Clarins + Kusmi tea? “Specially created by Kusmi Tea to supplement the Clarins beauty experience, this fresh, soothing mix of teas boosts your well-being and serenity. Savour this detoxifying tea and its fresh, revitalising notes. Its initial invigorating top note of green tea quickly gives way to a fruity heart with […] Continue reading

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The daily lemming

If yesterday’s green tomato balm doesn’t appeal, perhaps you need a few citrus hand creams for that last gasp of summer? Clarins Hand & Nail Treatment Cream Trio: “Clarins iconic Hand and Nail Treatment Cream has been given a variety of citrus twists for this limited edition trio. Each cream has a new invigorating scent […] Continue reading

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Bunch o’ limited edition collector bottles 2017, part 3

More limited edition collector fragrance bottles, with the usual disclaimers: in most of these cases, the juice is unchanged, just the bottle is “special” (or not, as the case may be), and some of these may not be available in the US. Today’s post includes limited edition bottles from Clarins, Frédéric Malle, Yves Saint Laurent and Ormonde Jayne; plus a new concentration of Lancôme La Nuit Trésor.

From Clarins, collector bottles of Eau Dynamisante, Eau Ressourçante and Eau des Jardins. In 100 ml each, at Nocibe in France…

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Sunscreens : An Update

This is the second installment to my original overview of (mostly unscented) sunscreens. I have so much to say about Asian sunscreens that I shall keep them for a separate post, but today I will cover a number of selections from American and European brands. Unlike the first selection, this group includes products I disliked or found lacking […]

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Clarins Eye Care, 7ml/0.23oz Soft Cream Eye Color – #08 Burnt Orange (Unboxed) for Women

Clarins Eye Care, 7ml/0.23oz Soft Cream Eye Color – #08 Burnt Orange (Unboxed) for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: Lightweight cream shadow that delivers even colour with no build up ,Concentrated pearl pigments allow long wearing & stay-true color,Gives shimmery make-up … Continue reading

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Clarins Eye Care, 1.2g/0.04oz Waterproof Eye Pencil – # 02 Bronze for Women

Clarins Eye Care, 1.2g/0.04oz Waterproof Eye Pencil – # 02 Bronze for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: Supple, creamy, ultra soft, waterproof eye pencil,Instantly blends into skin,Gives an intense, precise, radiant lines,Long wearing even in strong heat, water & during sports,Offers … Continue reading

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Clarins Face Care, 30ml/1.04oz Lisse Minute Instant Smooth Foundation – #03 Honey for Women

Clarins Face Care, 30ml/1.04oz Lisse Minute Instant Smooth Foundation – #03 Honey for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: Combines the goodness of foundation & skin care,Gives a natural look with medium coverage,Touches skin with the softest, silkiest texture ,Blends on skin … Continue reading

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Clarins Eye Care, 2.7g/0.09oz Single Eye Colour – # 11 Sweet Melon for Women

Clarins Eye Care, 2.7g/0.09oz Single Eye Colour – # 11 Sweet Melon for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: Illuminates eyes with pure color,Matte, satin or pearl in texture,Smoothly glides on eye lids,Gives incredibly even color,Long wearing with exceptional hold, SKU: 8428980302 … Continue reading

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Clarins Lip Care, 3.5g/0.12oz Joli Rouge Brillant (Perfect Shine Sheer Lipstick) – # 02 Rhubarb for Women

Clarins Lip Care, 3.5g/0.12oz Joli Rouge Brillant (Perfect Shine Sheer Lipstick) – # 02 Rhubarb for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: A luxurious, genuine lip stick,Gives long wearing, crystal colors,Easily glides onto lips with its supple texture,Gives brilliant shine & softness,Keeps … Continue reading

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