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AND THE AWARD GOES TO …

Monday, June 11th, 2018

Stars shined on the floral carpet for the 2018 Fragrance Foundation Awards at New York’s Lincoln Center.  Hosted by actress, Jane Krakowski, special awards were given to Hall Of Famer, Ann Gottlieb, Lifetime Achievement Perfumer, Olivier Cresp, and Gamechanger, Frédéric Malle.  Walking the step-and-repeat were actors Morena Baccarin, Ben McKenzie, and Nina Dobrev, singer Rita Ora, and models Olivia Palermo, Josephine Skriver, and Chanel Iman; however, the true stars were perfumers from the various fragrance houses.  To recap the awards:

  • Tom Ford Beauty took both the Women’s and Men’s Luxury Fragrance of the Year with Tom Ford F–king Fabulous and Tom Ford Oud Minérale, created by Shyamala Maisondieu for Givaudan.
  • Prestige Fragrance Of The Year was awarded to Gucci Gucci Bloom Eau de Parfum (for women) by Alberto Morillas for Firmenich, and Yves Saint Laurent Y Eau de Toilette (for men) by Dominique Ropion for IFF.
  • Perfume Extraordinaire of The Year went to Atelier Cologne Café Tuberosa, created by perfumers Jerome Epinette and Sylvie Ganter for Robertet.
  • Breakout Star was awarded to Maison Margiela Replica Beach Walk, created by Jacques Cavallier Belletrud and Marie Salamagne for Firmenich.
  • Indie Fragrance of The Year was awarded to Maison Trudan Bruma created by Antoine Lie for Takasago.
  • Popular Fragrance of The Year was awarded to Glossier You Eau de Parfum by Frank Voelkl and Dora Baghriche for Firmenich.
  • Consumer Choice was given to At The Beach (women’s) for Bath & Body Works by Jerry Caiazzo and Jean-Marc Chaillan for IFF and Coach For Men for Interparfums by Anne Flipo and Bruno Jovanovic for IFF.
  • Diptyque Paris received Home Collection of The Year with Diptyque 34 Boulevard Saint Germain, created by Olivier Pescheux for Givaudan.
  • Bath & Body Collection of the Year was given to Bath & Body Works Aromatherapy Collection, created by both Givaudan (Michael Carby, John Gamba, Adrian Medina, Caroline Sabas) and Firmenich (Harry Freemont)
  • Media Campaign of The Year was awarded to two Coty fragrances, Gucci Bloom (women’s) and Eternity Calvin Klein (men’s)
  • Packaging of The Year went to Carolina Herrera’s Good Girl (women’s) for Puig and John Varvatos Artisan Pure (men’s) for Revlon.

UNDERCOVER AGENT REVEALED: NEEHA!

Thursday, March 8th, 2018
AGE:  33
CITY/STATE:  Gainesville, FL
PHILOSOPHY: A thing of beauty is a joy forever: Its loveliness increases and will never pass into nothingness.
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT PRODUCT:   Kate Somerville ExfoliKate Intensive Exfoliating Treatment
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT COSMETIC:   Smashbox Limitless Liquid Liner Pen
MOST EXPENSIVE PRODUCT:  Shiseido Future Solution LX Superior Radiance Serum
BEST BARGAIN PRODUCT:  Maybelline New York Baby Lips Glow Lip Balm
FAVORITE BEAUTY TOOL:  Silk’n Flash&Go Express Hair Removal Device
MISC:  This is so much fun to do and I am constantly looking for more natural products and take good care of my skin

UNDERCOVER AGENT REVEALED: COURTNEY S!

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
AGE:  33
CITY/STATE:  Savannah, GA
PHILOSOPHY: To use products that make my skin better and enhance my beauty without alot of heavy makeup and chemicals
AM BEAUTY ROUTINE:  Wash with Burt’s Bees Natural Acne Solutions and moisturize and treat if needed.  Garnier Clearly Brighter Brightening & Smoothing Daily Moisturizer with SPF, Benefit Cosmetics Boi-ing under eyes/around my nose/on acne spots of redness with a brush, Flower Beauty E.E. Erase Everything Ultimate Foundation primer, Urban Decay Naked Skin Ultra Definition Powder Foundation, Wet ‘N Wild Photofocus Eyeshadow Primer, Urban Decay Naked Palette and maybe curl lashes, then CoverGirl Colorlicious Lipgloss in Berrylicious,  a spritz of perfume, brush teeth and hair.
PM BEAUTY ROUTINE:  Same as AM but I use brighter eye shadows at night sometimes also I use Flower Outstretched 3 Way Brush Lengthening Mascara, Milani Easy Brow Automatic Pencil, N.Y.C. New York Color 24 Hr WP Eyeliner, a darker lip, sandalwood perfume (usually Victoria’s Secret Fearless ), set my hair, Samy Fat Hair “O” Calories Thickening Conditioner and a styler to fix frizzes, remove makeup with Fresh Soy Face Cleanser, Boots Soothing Eye Make Up Remover, and then Burt’s Bees Natural Acne Solutions
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT PRODUCT:  SheaMoisture Zanzibar Marine Complex Replenish & Rejuvenate Body Lotion! It makes me soooo soft!!
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT COSMETIC:  Benefit Cosmetics Boi-ing for sure! Urban decay eyeshadows!
MOST EXPENSIVE PRODUCT:  Fresh Soy Face Cleanser
BEST BARGAIN PRODUCT:  Flower Beauty E.E. Erase Everything Ultimate Foundation (primer)
FAVORITE BEAUTY TOOL:  The Wet Brush! My mother in law gave it to me! Hands down awesome!
MISC:  I’m so stoked to be in this!! I love trying beauty products!!