This creative director makes $60,000 a year. How is she spending during the pandemic?
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1 day ago - Toronto Life
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DIY: How to make solid beeswax perfume
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Raising a stink over perfume safety restrictions
New regulations force perfume makers to reformulate some exalted brands.
16 days ago - The Washington Post
Be in to win one of two copies of The Forager's Treasury by Johanna Knox, valued at $45 each
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18 days ago - NZ Life & Leisure
Are Luxury Perfumes Really Worth The Extra Cost?
A look at the process, ingredients and pricing used in the very subjective world of fragrance.
25 days ago - The Huffington Post
Say ‘bonjour' to the newest fragrance from an iconic French fashion house
Charming and sophisticated with a hint of mischief, the most exciting new perfume on counters is the embodiment of très chic - and we'd expect no less from one of Paris'...
1 month ago - Remix
How Lyla Blanc is bringing affordable luxury in the perfume market
Lyla Blanc stands out as one of the biggest success stories in the changing landscape of artisanal perfumes.
1 month ago - DNA India
Pick the perfect scent from the comfort of your own home | Sali Hughes
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1 month ago - The Guardian
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An expert predicts the big upcoming lipstick trends
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Nora Fatehi in sequinned pantsuit and black leather bralette goes glam for...
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Mother's Day 2021: History, significance, date of this special day for moms
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Miss Manners: Boundaries needed for after-hours texts
Hourly worker gets frequent texts from boss while not at work. He expects a reply.