Friday, June 27, 2014

Time in a bottle: June 2014 favorites


Kim Basinger in 9 & 1/2 Weeks


Gucci Envy
I love the makeup in this ad!

Le Couvent des Minimes Verbena and Lemon splash, 


 (A lovely orange blossom scent.)

The Botanical Cologne of Love pays tribute to this devotion with an original recipe that blends Orange Blossom, symbol of love and welcome, and 5 Plants selected for their beneficial properties in a generous fragrant water.

The Original Recipe:
  • Orange Blossom: source of softness
  • Bergamot, Mandarin: sources of serenity
  • Wild Rose: source of hydration
  • Nasturtium: source of radiance
  • Petitgrain: source of harmony


Vanilla essence with 5 plants selected for their beneficial properties.

The Original Recipe:
  • Vanilla: Comforting
  • Centella Asiatica: Revitalizing
  • Myrrh: Repairing
  • Benzoin: sources of well-being
  • Chinese Camelia: Protective
  • Virginian Cedar: Invigorating


Gel/soap: Olay sensitive skin bar soap 
Milk and honey baths to soothe skin. 
St. Ives Oatmeal and Shea Butter body wash

Body Moisturizer: 

Cetaphil cream, Burt's Bees Baby Bee body oil

Hair care:

Kerastase Bain Cristal Thick--for long hair and thick hair
^ Kerastase Lait Cristal conditioner  ^

Face Wash: 
                                                     Neutrogena Pore Refining Cleanser

Skincare: Sunday Riley Isis and Artemis facial oils
Thayer's rose water toner
Dr. Bronner's coconut oil  for facial massage (organic raw coconut)

 Revlon Colorstay-- for humidity proof coverage (applying it with a wet sponge keeps it from feeling heavy)

MAC Pro Longwear

Bronzer/Powder: RMS Buriti Bronzer, MAC So Ceylon MSF

Blusher: Becca Wild Honey blush, Lipstick Queen Oxymoron in Minor Crisis, 
Tarte Amazonian Clay blush in Natural Beauty, Stila Convertible Color in Poppy, and 
Besame Crimson Rouge cream blush



                          Tom Ford Fire Lust, Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector in Moonstone

Eyeshadow Base: NARS


L'Oreal Infallible shadow in Bronzed Taupe

Loreal Bronzed Taupe, Benefit Skinny Jeans, Chanel Epatant

Brows: Anastasia tinted brow gel in Espresso

Stila Stay All Day liquid liner

Mascara: Lancome Defincils mascara 


NYX Butter Gloss in Eclair and Angel Food Cake, Clinique Chubby Stick Intense in Mightiest Maraschino, Stila Convertible Color in Poppy, 
Lipstick Queen Oxymoron Matte Gloss in Minor Crisis (on lips and cheeks)
Lipstick Queen Medieval

Nail Colour/products: 

Marc Jacobs Gatsby, Butter London Fairy Lights