ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Sephora Favorites Perfume Sampler

Sephora Favorites Perfume Sampler

Guess what? All of my fragrance wishes have suddenly been granted.  I had the luxury of trying out a Sephora Favorites Perfume Sampler  and I have found several new favorites.  The sampler set features 13 fragrances and a gift card to purchase a full size bottle of your favorite scent after trying the box. This set [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Narciso

Narciso

A man once said to Narciso , “Every time my wife puts on one of your dresses, we never leave the house.” In the spirit of this sentiment, Narciso Rodriguez presents a fragrance that celebrates a woman’s powers of seduction. I must admit, after reading that intro to Narciso, I expected to be blown away. [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: How To Choose Perfume For Someone Else

Oud Ispahan

With the holiday season upon us, I can’t help but get my into a gift-giving state of mind and, inevitably, fragrance is part of the equation. But pairing the right scent to the right individual can prove challenging…and even downright disastrous.  Luckily I’ve got friends in fragrant places. I recently sat down with Roberto Adolfo Vargas, Northeast Regional Educator for Maison Francis Kurkdjian, [...]

High Notes – Fragrances from Britney Spears and One Direction

Britney Spears - Fantasy

If my picky boyfriend likes a certain perfume I’m wearing, it must be amazing — well, he fell in love with these.  I recently sampled Britney Spears Fantasy as well as One Direction’s You and I. I have always been a HUGE Britney enthusiast, so of course I had to test her perfume first. Britney [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Six Scents That Feel Like Summer

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While I hate to admit it — summer is winding down. True story…just check the calendar. But if you’re not quite ready to welcome the crisp temperatures of fall, these six summer scents will help stretch your summer lovin’ just a little bit further. Robert Piguet Gardenia Floral yet slightly woody, this sparkling Gardenia scent is a classic, feminine choice. [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Six Uncommon Scents To Try For Summer

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The warm glow of summer has finally settled in and you would  think I’d switch to flirty florals or notes crisp and bright. But, no…I prefer to buck the trend and embrace all things exotic. I’m talking elegant blends of amber, spice, musk and leather. There’s something wildly alluring about the way deep, sultry scents [...]

6 Sexy Valentine’s Day Scents for Every Budget

YSL Parisienne

If you are into Valentine’s Day chances are you don’t get up to the day’s activities without the perfect sexy scent. With that in mind, Maree, Felicia and I have selected two fragrances each, including budget friendly options, to share with you. Whatever your budget, there’s an option here for you because smelling sexy doesn’t [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: ESCADA Born In Paradise

#ESCADABIP

What’s your source of inspiration? No, seriously…real question. Sometimes we’re inspired by people — like that tell-it-like-it-is auntie who always delivers THE best snappy comebacks at Thanksgiving dinner…and you think, “ahh, to have that sort of confidence”. Sometimes we’re inspired by places — like a recent mood-elevating vacation that made you reevaluate life and promise [...]

ThisThatbeauty Gift Guide: Fragrances for Her

La Vie est belle

As Maree mentioned in ThisThatBeauty Gift Guide: Fragrance for Him, giving the gift of fragrance is a bit of a cliché. While the act of gifting perfume might be common place, it takes a certain amount of dedication and dare I say, skill, to find the right fragrance to suit someone’s taste and personality. I’m [...]

Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Cool Gifts – Exquisite Scents

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Admittedly, the gift of fragrance during the holiday isn’t particularly profound. In fact, it’s downright cliche. A classic, fresh floral for mom and a warm, spicy musk for dear old dad. However, the Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Level boasts truly special scents, rare blends and one of a kind discoveries that are certain to excite and delight the [...]