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Word On So Very Sophia – Sophia Veragara’s Signature Scent for Avon

Word On So Very Sophia

Word On So Very Sophia

Sofia Vergara for Avon:   Award-winning actress Sofia Vergara and Avon announce a partnership to launch So Very Sofia by Sofia Vergara, a vivacious new fragrance!

So Very Sophia

So Very Sophia

Word On So Very Sophia:  A passionate new scent as vivacious as Sofía herself. With the essence of the unexpected, So Very Sofia is a playful blend of tropical passion fruit, exotic Flor de Mayo Orchid and bright golden patchouli. 1.7 fl. oz.

So Very Sophia Parfum

So Very Sophia Parfum Bottle

NOTES:
Top Note: Maracuja Passion, Sparkling Bergamot, Juicy Apricot
Mid Note: Flor de Mayo Orchid, Rich Orris, Spirited Orange Blossom
Dry Note: Golden Patchouli, Creamy Vanilla, Textured Vetiver

So Very Sophia Body Lotion and Shower Gel

So Very Sophia Body Lotion

So Very Sophia is available now at my eboutique.

So Very Sophia Matching Bath and Body

So Very Sophia Matching Bath and Body

Word Of Alicia:  I absolutely am obsessed.  When I first smelled the rub your wrist here sample in the book I was like eh, but once I received the bottle and actually put it on I was like wow this is nice!  It’s not something I would typically pick out, it’s warm and a little more sophisticated, but the floral notes are so so so good.  It definitely is a year round scent but switching to this for fall seemed right with a cozier scent.  I really love the packaging too.  It’s just fun!  Wearing this scent I just feel more put together and sensual, and honestly I just love smelling it!  I don’t think the staying power is amazing unless you layer the lotion and shower gel with it, but I don’t mind reapplying mid day because I just LOVE that top note!

Get the Lotion and Shower Gel For FREE!

Get the Lotion and Shower Gel For FREE!

You can buy So Very Sophia for $36 and get the body lotion and shower gel for FREE with your order at http://www.youravon.com/aliciahessinger  PLUS FREE SHIPPING with a $25 order today with promo code FORYOU.   If you would like to try before you buy I have a sample with your name on it!  Comment/dm/hit me up on social media/etc, and I’ll get one to you.

So Very Sophia Fragrance Set at http://www.youravon.com/aliciahessinger

So Very Sophia Fragrance Set at http://www.youravon.com/aliciahessinger

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Word On Avon Luck La Vie

Word On Avon Luck La Vie

Word On Avon Luck La Vie

 

C’est La Vie!  The newest fragrance from Avon is Luck La Vie, the sophomore take on Avon Luck!

Avon Luck La Vie

Avon Luck La Vie

Word on Luck La Vie:  Indulge in this sophisticated and lavish scent and live the fabulous life! A sophisticated blend of fresh strawberry, lavish lily of the valley and warm cedarwood. 1.7 fl. oz.

NOTES
• Top Notes: Mirabelle, Sparkling Mandarin, Mara Strawberry
• Middle Notes: Lily of the Valley, Linden Blossom, Jasmine Sambac
• Bottom Notes: Marshmallow, Peach Skin, Cedarwood

Live The Luxe Life

Live The Luxe Life

Word Of Alicia:  This has to be one of my absolute favorite fragrances released by Avon/mark.!  And that says a lot because there’s been some really really good ones.  I think this smells sophisticated but still clean and sparkling.  It works day or night and the staying power is pretty good.  I liked the original Luck but wasn’t in love with it to buy it again, but this one I’ll stock up on.

Rosegold and Pretty Bows

Rosegold and Pretty Bows

#yachtlife!  The scene set by Maria Sharapova for the look and feel of this campaign makes me wish that was a hashtag I actually use.  Until my nonexistent yacht life changes I’ll just have to feel like I’m there with this pretty perfume,  it’s pretty quilted bottle topped with a bow, and sport some luxe white and gold looks.

It's as luxe as it's quilted bottle would suggest!

It’s as luxe as it’s quilted bottle would suggest!

Pineapple Tote and Luxe La Vie available at http://www.youravon.com/aliciahessinger

Pineapple Tote and Luxe La Vie available at http://www.youravon.com/aliciahessinger

Avon Luck La Vie Yacht Life!

Avon Luck La Vie Yacht Life!

Comment/DM For A Free Sample!

Comment/DM For A Free Sample!

Luck La Vie is available at http://www.youravon.com/aliciahessinger for the intro price of $20!  Which for this luxe scent it’s well worth the Benjamin.

 

National Fragrance Day: My Favorite Fragrances

Happy National Fragrance Day!

Happy National Fragrance Day!

Happy National Fragrance Day and welcome spring! Because I love both fragrance and spring, so I’m a happy camper today! Fragrance is such a personal thing but that doesn’t mean I can’t share my favorites.  In no particular order here are my favorite scents:

Avon Femme ($30 currently on sale for only $15!)

Avon Femme (Sale $15)

Avon Femme (Sale $15)

Description:  It’s your moment to shine. AVON FEMME captivates from day to night. An elegant fragrance with sparkling freshness and opulent florals. Rich jasmine petals and stunning magnolia touched with radiant amberwoods. Luxuriously long-lasting, for hour after hour of beautiful scent. 1.7 fl. oz.

Word Of Alicia:  Pretty much all my favorites are wear anytime scents but this one I particularly like in the spring/summer.  It has good staying power, and the florals are are balanced really well with a fresh scent.  Plus the price is the biggest selling point.

Ralph Lauren Blue ($46-$82)

Ralph Lauren Blue ($46-$82)

Ralph Lauren Blue ($46-$82)

Description:  Cool and fresh, Blue Eau de Toilette by Ralph Lauren is a soft floral fragrance that melts into the skin with notes of lotus flower, gardenia and pink peony, exotic blossoms such as tuberose, rose de mai and orange flower enriched with musk, ambrette and sandalwood.  Notes: Lotus flower, muguet, gardenia, sparkling jasmine accord, pink peony, rose de mai, tuberose, jasmine petals, orange flower, musk, ambrette, sandalwood, mousse de chine, vetiver.

Word Of Alicia:  I had no idea this fragrance was so floral until I pulled the details here!  This one I became a fan of while working at Elder Beerman Department Store in college and it’s stayed in heavy rotation ever since, and I’ve had A LOT of perfumes since then.  It’s really crisp and clean for being such a floral (apparently) scent.  Kind of what you associate with a scent from Ralph Lauren!

mark. Instant Vacation Fragrance

mark. Instant Vacation Saint Barts Soleil Fragrance

mark. Instant Vacation Saint Barts Soleil Fragrance

Description:  Each year mark. does a capsule collection inspired by a hot vacation spot and it’s core features a fragrance.

Word Of Alicia:  These mark. Instant Vacation scents are my ABSOLUTE FAVORITE!  They’re usually an Eau De Toilette so a lighter scent, not as long lasting but that’s usually what you want for a vacation scent.  From Ibiza Sol, to the Hamptons, Marrakesh, Saint Barts and more I’ve loved them all!  This year’s hot spot is Maui and I’m looking forward to getting my hands on the next one in the collection!

mark. Naked Love Bath and Body ($6-$14)

mark. Naked Love

mark. Naked Love

Description:  Fresh and clean in the most amazing way with notes of apricot nectar, white peaches, velvet freesia and skin musk.

Word Of Alicia:  I’m lazy, this is no secret.  So as much as I love perfume I’m lucky if I actually put it on.  That’s why a good fragrant bath and body collection wins out.  I’ll pair a shower gel and a good body cream for a more lasting scent and this mark. Naked Love has a great scent.  I think the peach and apricot stands out the most, and it has secured the #1 position as favorite away from Lemon Sugar (a close second) in the mark. bath and body core collections.

 mark. Windswept Bath and Body ($6-$14 ON SALE $4.50-$11!)

mark. Windswept Bath and Body

mark. Windswept Bath and Body

Description:  Feel the breeze and let your spirit soar with this exhilarating mix of sparkling grapefruit orchid essence and cedarwood

Word Of Alicia:  Windswept is a seasonal scent but it’s been my FAVORITE go-to scent since it launched.  For me it’s perfect for spring, like a fresh spring breeze.  With all bath and body collections layering is key for the scent to last, plus spraying something like the body mist mid day is a good pick me up!

Bath and Body Works Vanilla Bean Noel:  ($5-$16.50)

Bath and Body Works Vanilla Bean Noel

Bath and Body Works Vanilla Bean Noel

Description:  Top notes: vanilla, sweet butter cream. Heart: caramel, benzoin, chocolate. Base: soft musk, sugar cookie.

Word Of Alicia:  This is another seasonal scent I HAVE to pick up every year from Bath and Body Works.  It is the ultimate layering scent.  I love it under my perfume, it never seems to clash just add warmth and in winter that’s exactly what I want.  I stock up every year.

Perfume Bar From My Bridal Shower :)

Dana At The Perfume Bar From My Bridal Shower 🙂

What are your favorite fragrances?  I’m always looking for a good new scent to try!  I also LOVE anything coconut scented and always looking for a good one for summer if you have any suggestions!  😉  In honor of national fragrance day you can get a FREE fragrance sampler at my eBoutique with your order!