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Can you imagine if a group of the most talented 'noses' in the fragrance industry got together and created scents without the shackles of brand approval or conforming to the demands of the marketplace? Just pure genius aromatic minds breaking the boundaries of traditional restrictions of the perfume industry and creating amazing scents based on their own personal fantasies. From this mentality our latest fragrance brand Etat Libre d'Orange was born.
At Etat Libre d'Orange, which translates to 'orange free state,' talented perfumers are liberated to have complete freedom to develop original, erotic and provocative scents fueled by the sensual way our bodies express themselves. In other words, this is one sexy perfume line. Now that our heart rate is speeding up, let's take a look at some of their most popular aromas:
Etat Libre d'Orange Secretions Magnifique is a male cologne that captures the essence of sex in a fragrance. Your intimate desires, wants and needs are bottled up and wanting to be let out. Sometimes we don't want to admit to our desires, we hide our cravings and only when we're ready and feel safe do we release them. The same goes with this fragrance with notes of coconut, orris and sandalwood. If you're tempted enough to give in to this fragrance you need to totally surrender to it's powers.
Etat Libre d'Orange Like This is a fragrance about home, trust and the simplicity of inhaling the aromas of the one you love. If you're far from home and lost, this scent will bring you back with its notes of tangerine, moroccan neroli and vetiver.
Etat Libre d'Orange Rien should be thought of like a second skin for men. It clings to the body and has a masculine/feminine elegance that leaves an unforgettable imprint. Black currant bays and musky notes of blonde suede makes the wearer totally irresistible. You want this addiction.
Think of Etat Libre d'Orange Tom of Finland like fresh and pure water. It feels clean and is an ode to the beauty of the male body and the radiance of the natural self. This scent is for a man who loves to play and to love with notes of lemon, tonka bean and vanilla.
Etat Libre d'Orange Bendelirious is for the girl who catches your eye at a party. She's the girl everyone wants to be and can't stop staring at but you leave without speaking to her. She evokes elegance and grace and also has a bewitching way of capturing the hearts of everyone she comes in contact with. Like the girl, Bendelirious is totally enchanting with notes of grapefruit essence, cherry lollipop accord and vetiver.
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Fragrance can transport you to a cherished memory, a favorite place you once traveled and also allow you to become a whole new you. Are you a shy personality who when wearing Tom Ford's Black Orchid immediately feels sexier and bolder or a on the go executive whose stress levels go down when wearing the relaxing beachy notes of Sarah Horowitz Coconut Milk? If you're on the search for love, then the August issue of Allure magazine suggests a little help from the right scent can help you find, well……Mr. Right. Some scents can evoke love and lust in yourself and others and none more so than Bvlgari Black and Secretions Magnifique by Etat Libre d'Orange. Included in Perfumes: The A-Z Guide as amongst the top five scents of all time, Bvlgari's Black is an oriental woody amber with notes of amber and resin while Secretions Organique (need we say more) has notes of coconut, sandalwood and blood and milk accords.
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Our wedding day is one of the most memorable days in our lives. From the dress, to the venue, and rings; so many big and intricate things go into making it a special occasion. Whether you've been dreaming of a ceremony surrounded by nature or an over the top, no expense spared fairy tale wedding, many women will select a signature fragrance that encapsulates the style of their day and personality. Town & Country magazine suggested leaving your go-to fragrance at home to embrace one that will always have you remember your special day. Depending on your wedding style, they narrowed down a few of their favorites. For those women who have a bohemian glam style and spirit like Margarita Missoni, Bijou Romantique Eau de Parfum by Etat Libre D'Orange was suggested since it's notes of vanilla and bergamot evoke an arty, eclectic Moroccan vibe.
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Our customer service manager Katelyn is the resident expert of all things beauty related. Although she's personally tried almost everything, there have been some recent arrivals she's hoping to get gifted this year.
If just going by packaging alone, the Etat Libre d'Orange Gift Box is an instant head turner and the ten fragrances inside make it even more covetable. Katelyn likes an edgier brand and Etat Libre d'Orange is definitely that. With a goal to turn the traditional fragrance industry on its head and create provocative and original scents that push the envelope, this is a gift for someone who appreciates creativity and unique fragrance you won't smell on just everybody.
Katelyn is a HUGE Clarisonic fan and having their 'latest' innovation of the Clarisonic Aria is at the top of her list. They come in red and white but the black looks incredibly chic, especially when it gets to rest on a drying stand on your bathroom counter! What sets the Aria apart is that it has three speeds for a customized cleanse along with a battery life indicator so there's no chance you have to miss out on a cleansing session because your Aria has died.
Katelyn compliments Clarisonic use with great skincare. She uses Eve Lom products daily but loves the idea of the Eve Lom Travel Essentials Kit to have them all ready to go in a travel bag. The kit contains products that offer a deep cleanse, exfoliation, facial mask, and a moisturizing cream held in a pretty white bag.
Happy Holidays to our b-glowing customers and your families!
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From Blake Lively's beauty secrets, to O Magazine's favorite mascara, b-glowing.com brands were scattered all over the press last week. Find out what hot summer must-haves are making headlines here!
Glamour magazine shared the ins and outs of actress Blake Lively's beauty routine in 'Blake's DIY Beauty School'.
Mason Pearson Handy Mixture Bristle & Nylon Brush: Blake Lively swears by this world-renowned beauty tool to get her fabulous hair looking perfect every time. "I tease my hair one or two strokes with a Mason Pearson brush, then go over the top layer lightly to make it look like a natural mess, like the wind blew it."
O Magazine shared their top beauty picks for the season in 'O, Beautiful'.
Blinc Mascara: O Magazine editors tested this water-resistant staff favorite and declared it smudge-proof! This unique formula coats your lashes, creating "tubes" that encase each individual lash with a protected shield. Perfect for summer activities or special occasions!
Kevyn Aucoin The Volume Mascara: This fabulous volumizing mascara has a huge cult following, and we know why. The unique, super skinny brush catches every lash and coats it effortlessly, giving even the smallest lashes an amplified look. You'll reveal lashes you didn't even know you had! We love how this wand works on our bottom lashes too!
Harper's Bazaar Interiors gives readers an inside look at the 'Top 5 Most Innovative Brands' in the fragrance industry.
Etat Libre d'Orange: This revolutionary Paris-based fragrance brand prides itself on ignoring conventionality, and offers their perfumers "complete creative freedom to play with their own personal fantasies and develop original, provocative scents." Discover this wonderful range of scents through the Etat Libre d'Orange Gift Box, which includes 10 fragrances! Also makes a fabulous gift.
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At b-glowing.com, we pride ourselves on introducing beauty devotees to new, innovative brands. But how do you know which products to try within a new brand you've only just discovered? In our Cult Classic Beauty Picks boutiques (say that five times fast), we've taken the guesswork out of trying new lines by hand-selecting our favorite products in Skincare, Makeup, Fragrance, Hair Care, Bath + Body, and Men's.
In fragrances, we’re currently all a flutter for Etat Libre D’Orange’s “Tilda Swinton Like This.” Named for the Hollywood actress who’s known to make a striking presence on screen (the White Witch, anyone?) “Like This” is just as bold as Ms. Swinton.
At the Fragrance Foundation’s 2011 FIFI’s awards, the scent won the Specialist Prize. It’s especially perfect for fall, since its top notes include tangerine, ginger, immortal flower, and pumpkin.
We especially love it because the scent boasts its own personality, which will only help yours shine through. It’s spicy and strong—perfect for our creative beauties, or anyone wanting to try something a little daring.
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It’s certainly been quite the month for b-glowing brands! We’re thrilled to announce that many of our brands have been getting media attention. From head to scent, magazines have been name dropping, and these are the products they want you to get your hands on.
Koh Gen Do- Macro Vintage Mask: Mentioned in the October issue of Health magazine, the Macro Vintage Mask was chosen as one of Jessica Alba’s “Top 5 good, gentle products”. It increases immunity, while regenerating ingredients empower the skin, creating hydration that lasts for hours.
St. Tropez- Self Tan Bronzing Mousse: Winner of Allure’s 2013 Best of Beauty for Body Bronzer/Best Traditional Self-Tanner, Cosmopolitan’s “Best Self-Tanner” for the Global Beauty Awards, and Glamour’s "Best Body Bronzer or Self-Tanner: From Department/Specialty Stores" in their 2013 Glamour Glammy Awards. So…what are you waiting for?
Adara- Organic Virgin Coconut Oil: InStyle magazine chose this nourishing body oil (great for the hair, too!) as one of its Best of Digital Beauty picks in the November issue, even calling b-glowing.com “Rad, Emerging Talent”. While we’re honored on both accounts, we’re also excited for Adara’s well-deserved attention, as it’s one of our staff’s favorite products!
Etat Libre d’Orange- Archives 69: Also chosen in InStyle’s November issue, this inviting fragrance was another Best of Digital Beauty pick. With top notes of tangerine, pink berries CO2, and pepper leaf, we love the scent for its versatility and sense of freedom.Read More »