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Trish McEvoy 100 ~ fragrance review with an aside on beauty

Weekends, I work at a shop that brings in a diverse clientele, from students and artists to society matrons and tourists. A few weeks ago, late in the afternoon when the store was quiet, a woman came in looking for Chinese lanterns. She was tall and lumpy and didn’t wear makeup. She wore a strange hat that curved around her face, a satin baseball jacket embroidered with flowers, and striped pants that had seen better days. She carried a Prada handbag worth more than my car.1

Was the woman conventionally pretty? No. But she was riveting. Besides owning her own style, she was kind and authentic. (I later discovered she’s a famous photographer. You’ve probably seen her work on album covers.2)

Why am I telling this story? Because it made me realize how banal beauty can be. Look at the covers of celebrity magazines. The actresses look almost exactly the same. Thanks to dieting, plastic surgery, stylists, and personal trainers, Hollywood is an assembly line of interchangeable starlets. Worse, a lot of women on the street spend a lot of money to to achieve this kind of banality…

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Trish McEvoy Gold 9 ~ new fragrance

Trish McEvoy Gold 9

Trish McEvoy has launched Gold 9, a new fragrance for women. Gold 9 is a flanker to Trish McEvoy No. 9, and follows 9 Oud

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Trish McEvoy 100 ~ new fragrance

Trish McEvoy 100

Trish McEvoy has launched 100, a new fragrance for women…

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Bunch o’ limited edition collector bottles 2014, part 29

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 collector items from Viktor & Rolf, Trish McEvoy, Roja Dove and Kate Spade.

Viktor & Rolf 2014 holiday edition of Flowerbomb

From Viktor & Rolf, another holiday edition of Flowerbomb, this one “presented in a multi-faceted glittering bottle, creating an exquisite collectable gift for any fragrance lover. The bottle is encrusted with a delicate layer of gold dusting.” £73 for 50 ml Eau De Parfum at Harvey Nichols in the UK. (You can see the other holiday 2014 Flowerbomb bottles here and here)…

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Trish Mcevoy Face Care, 7g/0.24oz Extra Brightening Correct & Brighten Loose Mineral Powder – Extra Brightening (Unboxed) for Women

Trish Mcevoy Face Care, 7g/0.24oz Extra Brightening Correct & Brighten Loose Mineral Powder – Extra Brightening (Unboxed) for Women Manufacturer: Trish McEvoy Description: This loose powder gives a final touch to your makeup,Formulated with highest quality, skin-perfecting minerals,Helps illuminate skin … Continue reading

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Extra Brightening Correct & Brighten Loose Mineral Powder – Extra Brightening ( Unboxed ) 7g/0.24oz by Trish McEvoy

Extra Brightening Correct & Brighten Loose Mineral Powder – Extra Brightening ( Unboxed ) 7g/0.24oz Manufacturer: Trish McEvoy Description: Women’s 7g/0.24oz . This loose powder gives a final touch to your makeup Formulated with highest quality skin-perfecting minerals Helps illuminate … Continue reading

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