Posts tagged "fragrance"

YSL Ad Banned For Simulating Drug Use

A commercial for Yves Saint Laurent’s Belle D’Opium fragrance has been banned in the U.K. because the ad supposedly shows models “simulating drug use.” The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA)…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 2, 2011 - 5:40 pm

Lady Gaga Wants You To Smell Like Period Sex

There’s going to come a point in this sabbatical of mine where I am really going to miss having sex. And when that time comes, how to fight the urge?

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 27, 2011 - 11:20 am

Rihanna’s Reb’l Fleur Fragrance Ad

Even though Rihanna looks beautiful, the ad for her much-anticipated Reb’l Fleur fragrance doesn’t exactly say fragrance to me. I’m also surprised she wore that rebellious red hair, but I…

Annika Harris | January 5, 2011 - 3:30 pm

Taylor Momsen For John Galliano’s Parlez Moi D’Amour Fragrance

Dare I say Taylor Momsen actually looks sexy in this ad for John Galliano’s Parlez Moi D’Amour fragrance? She has on her usual stockings and short dress, but that Galliano…

Annika Harris | December 23, 2010 - 8:45 pm

New Dree Hemingway Ad For Salavatore Ferragamo’s Attimo Perfume Is … Strange

What is up with this seemingly very photoshopped photo of Dree Hemingway lounging on a bed in an ad for Salvatore Ferragamo’s Attimo fragrance? That’s not a rhetorical question, as…

Susannah Breslin | October 29, 2010 - 11:40 am

Katy Perry Gets Catty For Purr Fragrance Ad

Katy Perry dons a purple and pink spotted latex catsuit complete with tail, black platform stilettos, and a cat mask for her first Purr fragrance ad, which was shot by…

Annika Harris | October 19, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Our Fall Scent Selections

I was a child when I first learned that fragrance holds a very important role in the life of a woman. My aunt, a designer at Tiffany and Co., always…

Carrie Morrissey | October 9, 2010 - 6:00 pm

The Closest We’ll Get To A Posh And Becks Sex Tape

It’s not exactly a sex tape, but this new 22-second ad for Victoria and David Beckham’s fifth fragrance, Intimately Yours, is kind of titillating. It’s cute how they’re…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 10, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Genius: The Perfumed Court Offers Expensive Scents In Little Doses

One of life’s little pleasures: spritzing yourself with your perfume, the one that you’ve really adopted as your smell. The problem with this is that perfumes are generally expensive (unless…

Leonora Epstein | August 26, 2010 - 1:40 pm

The Sex Pistols Get Their Own Perfume … Some 35 Years Later

It smells like … Sex Pistols spirit.

The iconic British punk band is getting its own themed fragrance thanks to a partnership with Fragrance and Beauty Limited. Guess…

Leonora Epstein | August 17, 2010 - 11:20 am

Beauty Test Drive: Outspoken by Fergie Eau De Toilette Spray

It seems every celebrity has a fragrance nowadays, and oftentimes you get the feeling the celebrity slapped their name on the perfume bottle without regard for what was actually in…

Annika Harris | August 10, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Shakira’s New Fragrance Ad Looks As Funky As We Bet It Smells

I find this ad for Shakira’s new fragrance, S by Shakira, perplexing. First of all, how did they justify not calling the scent She Wolf? And second, she doesn’t even…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 2, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Marc Jabobs Has A Bangin’ Bod

Even with all his quirky and juvenile tattoos, Marc Jacobs has the bangin’-est body we’ve ever seen a fashion designer sport. How does he have time to create his eponymous…

Annika Harris | August 1, 2010 - 11:00 am

Beauty Test Drive: Marc Jacobs Bang Eau De Toilette Spray

It’s not every day that we test products for men here at The Frisky. But Bang is Marc Jacobs’ first masculine fragrance in almost 10 years, so I had to…

Annika Harris | July 30, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Beauty Test Drive: Soulgasm Parfum

Here at The Frisky, anything that enhances frisky business seems like good business. What could be better than a perfume that has a distinct scent, but also leads to seduction?

Carli Alexa Blau | June 28, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Mariah Carey Wants You To Smell Like Candy

When Nick Cannon proposed to his lady, Mariah Carey, he hid her engagement rock inside a Ring Pop lollipop, as a nod to her love for the candy, then replicated…

Bianca Posterli | June 23, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Are You Into The Idea of Scented Glasses?

Though we’ve had scented markers for years, apparently the everything-should-be-fragrant concept is enjoying a bit of a re-birth, and giving products their own scent has become the newest fashion trend.

Bianca Posterli | June 21, 2010 - 5:10 pm

With Poo-Pourri Your Poop Doesn’t Have To Stink!

What goes up must come down. What goes in must come out. The truth is, everybody poops, but it’s embarrassing for some to go in unfamiliar surroundings, like your new…

Carli Alexa Blau | June 1, 2010 - 6:10 pm

Marc Jacobs’ Bangin’ New Fragrance

Posing naked for his new men’s cologne, Bang, designer Marc Jacobs brings to mind the age-old question: When does oily-hot become greasy-gross? [Styleite]…

Jessica Wakeman | May 21, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Artsy Moment Of The Day: Maison Martin Margiela’s Trippy Perfume Vid

Feeling a residual high from 4/20? (Or maybe you never, um, stopped.) Zone out with this arty video promotion for Maison Martin Margiela’s new perfume, the one we told

Leonora Epstein | April 21, 2010 - 8:45 pm