Could your favorite fragrance be making you sick? This issue is something I’ve wrestled with addressing, because I love perfumes and body sprays. There’s an undeniable power of scent. Scent has the ability to affect your mood, can affect your confidence and subconsciously and it can even trigger old memories. In fact, there are amazing programs and kits such as, Essential Awakenings, that utilizes scents … Continue reading Could your favorite scents be making you sick? Plus, practical tips for fragrance wearers.
When I started learning about all of the potentially harmful ingredients lurking in common beauty products, I swiftly started trading out a lot of the products I was using with nontoxic ones. The one beauty area I’ve had the most difficulty finding clean products in has been fragrance. One thing people don’t realize (and I didn’t even know until recently) is that light damages fragrance; … Continue reading Nontoxic Fragrance Review: Phlur
I love scented candles, and although they seem like a safe way to fill your home with your favorite aroma, I was surprised to learn that many of them are made with paraffin wax which can release toxic chemicals into the air such as acetone, benzene and toluene when burned. The aforementioned chemicals can be found in diesel fuel emissions, which can reach deep into … Continue reading Health Dangers of Scented Candles
Turn over the bottle of almost any beauty product and you will see “fragrance” listed on the ingredients list. But, what you may not know is “fragrance” may be a combination of several chemicals that are linked to health concerns. Very few brands actually disclose what is included in the fragrance concoctions they use in their products, putting you, the consumer, in a very bad … Continue reading Proctor & Gamble Becomes First Company To Disclose Fragrance Ingredients
Like many of you, the thing I love the most about summer is all of the beautiful flowers blooming and fragrance the air. Skincare and fragrance line, Essence of Beauty, evokes summer in a bottle with their products which features in-season florals, so you can experience the floral aroma all year long. If you love Peonies, try… Essence of Beauty Luscious Peony Fine Fragrance Body … Continue reading Find Your Favorite Florals In Essence of Beauty Products!
This Tuesday, August 19th from 11am-3pm, join social media platform Influencer to celebrate the launch of Donna Karen’s latest perfume, DKNY MYNY, a new scent featuring notes of raspberries, vanilla, musk and Egyptian jasmine. Meet Rita Oraa, the face of the campaign, who will attend the event at Madison Square Park in NYC, and will be joined by other celebs including Rumer Willis, Hannah Bronfman, and Dominique Ansel. Guests who attend … Continue reading NYC: Join Rita Oraa for DKNY’s #MYNY Fragrance Launch
Lisa Hoffman Beauty, an innovative line of that fuses fine jewelry with fragrance will be returning to HSN tonight to showcase items from the Kerala Ashok Garden fragrance jewelry collection. The collection features jewelry pieces with signature charms filled with scent infused beads that slowly release fragrance for weeks. The beads can be added or removed easily, allowing the user to experience the fragrance as they would … Continue reading Innovative Company Fuses Fragrance & Jewelry
This past winter I received Beyoncé’s Pule, the third perfume to emerge from the superstar’s line of women’s fragrances. I recently started spritzing the blue perfume every morning for during the last few weeks, and surprisingly, I really like it. The scent: It has a delicate fresh scent that makes you smell like you just stepped out of the shower and reminds me of Spring. It’s … Continue reading Product Review: Beyoncé Pulse Fragrance
Okay, let me start by saying I realize this review is long overview. The Pink Friday Nicki Minaj Fragrance came out light-years ago, but, I’ve never been one to jump on the celebrity fragrance bandwagon. So, when I received the perfume as a gift, I let it sit on my vanity untouched and in the box (mainly because the statue of Nikki scared me so … Continue reading Product Review: Pink Friday Nicki Minaj Fragrance
Nicki Minaj’s Minajesty Superstar Nicki Minaj sparked the buzz of her forthcoming fragrance, Minajesty, when she posted behind-the-scenes shots from the campaign on Instagram. Now, the fragrance is set to hit shelves September 15th at fine department stores. Similar to her Pink Friday fragrance, Minajesty is a miniature replica of the superstar, but this time sports a crimped hair style and is fully clothed in a red … Continue reading Hot New Celebrity Fragrance Launches This Fall