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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/0.25oz Wonder Volume Mascara – #02 Wonder Brown for Women

Clarins Eye Care, 7ml/0.25oz Wonder Volume Mascara – #02 Wonder Brown for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: Incredibly makes your lashes look longer, fuller,Upon first application, lashes are lifted up,Protects lashes with a luminous, glossy finish,Fortifies, smoothes & repairs each lash … Continue reading

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Clarins Face Care, 10g/0.35oz Express Compact Foundation Wet/ Dry Refill – # 08 Cinnamon Beige (Unboxed) for Women

Clarins Face Care, 10g/0.35oz Express Compact Foundation Wet/ Dry Refill – # 08 Cinnamon Beige (Unboxed) for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: Helps even out your complexion,Delivers ultra-smooth, natural look,Adjustable matte coverage,Use dry for sheer coverage,Use wet for full coverage, SKU: … Continue reading

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Clarins Face Care, 30ml/1.06oz Super Restorative Foundation SPF 15 – # 04 Latte for Women

Clarins Face Care, 30ml/1.06oz Super Restorative Foundation SPF 15 – # 04 Latte for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: Creamy foundation that combines benefits of Super Restorative skin care,Uplifts skin & visibly corrects imperfections,Provides medium to full coverage,Broadly protects skin from … Continue reading

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Clarins Lip Care, 0.28g/0.01oz Retractable Lip Definer – #09 Dusty Rose for Women

Clarins Lip Care, 0.28g/0.01oz Retractable Lip Definer – #09 Dusty Rose for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: An efficient, precise lip defining pencil,Instantly shapes, fine tunes & contours lips,Soft, supple texture gives stay-true colour and long wearing,Emphasizes lips with no feathering … Continue reading

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Clarins Body Care, 200ml/7oz Body Shaping Cream for Women

Clarins Body Care, 200ml/7oz Body Shaping Cream for Women Manufacturer: Clarins Description: Rich and creamy massage cream ,Formulated to target stubborn curves on the waist, abdomen, hips and arms,Helps reduce stubborn curves,Softens and moistures rough areas of skin, SKU: 1313680303 … Continue reading

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