Archive: Christmas Must-Have’s

Erin’s Christmas Must-have, Number 8!

Give the gift of smooth kissable lips!

I love lip gloss and balms to the point of obsession. Over the year I have sampled numerous balms and glosses but one brand keeps rising to the top. EOS Lip Balm Smooth Spheres are without a doubt the best lip balms I have tried. What do I love about them let me count the ways!

1. Pretty much the coolest packaging out there!

2. Smells and tastes so fruity and delicious.

3. Leaves my lips so smooth and hydrated even in the coldest weather.

4.The sphere shape is easy to find in the dark recesses of my messy purse.

5. Chemical free.

6. Long lasting (one sphere last 4-5 months)

7. Affordable

Eos Lip Balm Smooth Sphere Holiday Bag – including Limited Edition Pomegranate Raspberry!
(Pomegranate Raspberry, Sweet Mint & Honeysuckle Honeydew)

eos, an innovative personal care brand, expands in the lip balm category and announces the Holiday 2010 launch of eos™ smooth sphere lip balm holiday gift bag – a set of 3 organic, all natural lip balm spheres in a stylish, reusable cosmetic pouch. Designed to be a delightful gift or stocking-stuffer for less than $10, eos™ smooth sphere lip balm holiday gift bag contains full-size eos smooth sphere lip balms in honeysuckle honeydew, sweet mint and new limited edition pomegranate raspberry. Packed with antioxidant-rich vitamin E, soothing shea butter and jojoba oil, eos™ lip balms keep lips moist, soft and sensationally smooth. The smooth sphere’s unique packaging is soft-to-the-touch and easy to use.

Points-of-Difference:
· 100% natural & USDA certified organic (made with 95% certified organic ingredients)
· Petrolatum-free and paraben-free
· Revolutionary Smooth Sphere precisely glides directly on to lips
· Soft-touch, recyclable packaging in vibrant, sophisticated colors
· Includes eco-friendly, stylish reusable cosmetic bag

Key Ingredients:
· Jojoba oil – provides long lasting moisture
· Shea butter – moisturizes, softens and nourishes
· Vitamin E – antioxidant protection soothes and heals

Price: $9.99
Availability: Walgreens nationwide & www.evolutionofsmooth.com

Jocelyn’s Christmas Must-Have Number 8!

The holiday season is fast approaching! We know how hard it can be choosing the perfect gift, which is why Ralph Lauren has introduced have some new and classic gift sets exclusively available for the holiday season – an answer for everyone on your gift list!

I love these gift sets, and I’m a huge fan of Ralph Lauren’s fragrance, so this makes these gifts a Must-Have on my list! (PS: Blue, which comes in the first set – is spectacular! LOOOOVE IT!)



The Holiday Luxuries Coffret
: Perfect for your Mom, Aunt or Grandmother

Why not spoil those who have played such a significant role in your life! These elegant trio of fragrances are the perfect scents for the timeless woman.

Includes: 1 oz. Romance Eau de Parfum, 1 oz. RL Blue Travel Spray, and 1 oz. Ralph Travel Spray.
Price: $45 (valued at $90).

The Ralph by Ralph Lauren Set: Perfect for your sister or friends

Whether it is to remind your often neglected sister that you love her, or show your friends how special she is, these fragrances are the perfect gift option for the younger, energetic woman.

Includes: 3.4 oz. Eau de Toilette, 1.7 oz. GOODBYE DRY Body Lotion with Shimmer, 1.7 oz. YOU’VE GOT GEL Bath and Shower Gel, plus a Ralph Deluxe Mini.
Price: $65 (valued at $85).

The World of Polo Coffret: Perfect for the man in your life

Whether it is your dad or your significant other, this set is a perfect way to try the entire collection. This set includes the three classics, Polo Blue, Polo Black and the original Polo fragrance; for a man who is a traditionalist, a refined sportsman and an urban sophisticate.

Includes: 1.3 oz. Polo Blue Eau de Toilette, 1 oz Polo Black and Polo Classic Spray.
Price: $45 (valued at $92.50).

Erin’s Christmas Must-Have, Number 9!

Give the gift of Scent!

A lot of store brand scents tend to be pretty dull, but Express really surprised me with Love Express.  A fresh scent that’s fruity but not juvenile, and perfect for day to night wear. I am loving this new scent!

LOVE EXPRESS

Glamorous. Playful. Iconic. Sexy. Introducing Love Express, our first-ever fragrance for women. Inspired by Express style, fashion swank, and larger than life glamour.
Notes of Blackberry and Lily of the Valley
Notes of Tiare Blossoms and Sheer Vanilla Musk
Designed and bottled exclusively by Express
Made in USA

$44.90 -$54.90

This has quickly become one of my favorite mens fragrances, I love it so much I even wear a dab now and again. It’s the perfect balance of fresh and masculine, and very sexy to boot.

Express HONOR FOR MEN

Confident. Bold. Edgy. Raw. Introducing Honor, our new, fresh fragrance for men. Inspired by a scene that’s underground swank, a city that’s no-rules cool and a life that never sleeps.
Contains alcohol
Notes of fresh water, fig, and vetiver
Designed and bottled exclusively by Express
Made in USA

$44.90-$59.90

Disclosure: Complimentary samples of the above mentioned products were sent to me for an honest review.


Erin’s Christmas Must-Have, Number 10!

Give a gift fit for a princess with Borghese! From sensual scrubs to glamourous lip glosses Borghese has something to please everyone on your list this year!


If you are a fan of mud masks Borghese Fango is mecca! It smells amazing, and the clay leaves your skin feeling and looking great a perfect treat for winter ravaged skin. I might be sneaking one in my own stocking.

Fango
Active Mud for Face and Body

Our exclusive mineral-enriched mud mask is sourced from Tuscany’s volcanic hills. It energizes and nourishes skin cells on the face and body. Special absorbing action unclogs pores, eliminates dead skin cells and detoxifies impurities. Skin feels comfortably hydrated, firmer and invigorated.

What it does
Italian Mud – Provides mineral nourishment and special absorbing action which rids skin of impurities.
Acqua di Vita® Complex – Revitalizes skin, reducing the signs of aging.
Natural botanicals that stimulate and improve skin tone.
Avocado and Sweet Almond Oils – Moisturize and soften skin.

$33.50-$61.00

After all the waist killing sweets of the Holidays who doesn’t want to indulge in something that won’t leave you feeling regret? Borghese Tuscan Sugar Glow is pure pampering, it has the perfect balance of exfoliators not too harsh but enough resistance to buff away dry winter skin. I figure a tub for myself is really a gift for my hubby, what man doesn’t want to feel silky smooth legs?

Dolce Luminosita Toscana
Tuscan Sugar Glow

Satiate your sweet cravings with the natural exfoliants in our brown sugar scrub. A truly luxurious blend of the finest botanical oils and nature’s exfoliants – brown sugar, sea and mineral salts. Reveal smooth, radiant and refreshed skin.

What it does
Brown Sugar Crystals – Natural, gentle exfoliators.
Olive, Avocado and Grape Seed Oils – Restorative skin conditioners.
Sea Salt and Mineral Salts – Exfoliants.
Jojoba Seed Oil and Vitamin E – Therapeutic skin hydrators.

$43.00

I love Borghese Superiore mascara! I have a serious issue with flaking mascara, but the Borghese formula manages to keep my lashes looking great all day without the flake. Make a great stocking stuffer.

Borghese Superiore State-of-the-Art Mascara

After one use of our thickening mascara, you will understand why it is called “Superiore.” Infused with a built-in, silk-powder foundation for superior wear, delicate lashes are coddled in natural conditioners while providing smudge-proof, flake-proof coverage. Suitable for contact lens wearers and sensitive eyes.

What it does
Provides extended wear.
Lengthens, separates and curls lashes without clumping.
Vitamins and protein add nourishing moisture and conditioners to lashes.

$19

Disclosure: Complimentary samples of this product were sent to me for an honest review.