Serge Lutens De Profundis Review

Serge Lutens De Profundis Review

Serge Lutens is set to release an exclusive fragrance, De Profundis due out on September 1st (for more about Serge Lutens’ exclusive fragrances, see here).  Although U.S. buyers will have to enlist the help of a European friend or get on a plane to obtain a...
Serge Lutens Lipsticks

Serge Lutens Lipsticks

At Serge Lutens Les Salons du Palais Royale, I purchased a lipstick in #6, Mauve de Swann ($70).  I tried on another color, a deep red, and was very tempted, but decided to go with this neutral instead. The bullet is encased in a deep red-brown hexagon, and refills...
Serge Lutens Makeup

Serge Lutens Makeup

During my visit to Serge Luten’s Les Salons du Palais Royale, I was introduced to his makeup line.  The line is a highly edited collection (called “The Beauty Essentials“) that is made of products that are intended to look good on every woman,...
A Word About Duty Free Makeup Shopping

A Word About Duty Free Makeup Shopping

Every trip to Paris must end sometime, and most U.S. residents leave the city via one of the airports.  I’ve flown in and out of Charles de Gaulle airport several times, and even stayed overnight in the Sheraton hotel located inside the terminal.  One thing I...
Les Boutiques du Palais Royal

Les Boutiques du Palais Royal

In the center of Paris near the Louvre Museum is a historic site, originally built in the 1600’s, that is now lined with exclusive boutiques and called the Palais Royal.  Once the home of royalty, the area is now an extraordinarily pleasant place to spend an...