It’s Spring Fragrance Quest at Makeup and Beauty Blog!
Before reading I Dream of Raspberry Iced Tea with Lacoste Dream of Pink,Â check out a couple past installments…
- Spring Fragrance Quest, Part I: Bath and Body Works Enchanted Orchid
- Guess by Marciano Perfume: For the Maneater in You
- Elizabeth Arden Mediterranean Breeze Perfume: Fresh, Citrus and Floral
- Michael Kors’ Capri Perfume Is Paradise in a Bottle
I Dream of Raspberry Iced Tea with Lacoste Dream of Pink
I love raspberry iced tea. I do, but when it comes to perfumes, raspberry is a tough scent to get right. Berry infused or inspired fragrance have a tendency to go overboard with the sweet berry notes. When it comes to berry perfumes, there’s a fine line between just right and fragrance headache.
So, I wondered, would Lacoste’s new Dream of Pink get it right? Or would it be just another Strawberry Shortcake doll wrapped in sheep’s clothing?
I admit to having anti-berry bias. After spritzing Lacoste’s red berry-infused Dream of Pink ($52) on my wrist the other day, I had a bottle of Ibuprofen ready to help with the headache I was sure it would cause. Oh, but I was wrong. No headache. Instead, I was met with a nice surprise — the natural, subtle scent of raspberry iced tea!
Lacoste’s Dream of Pink is an updated version of one of their standby fragrances, Touch of Pink. Released in February, Dream of Pink falls into what I’d characterize as the fruity floral fragrance (say that fast five times) category. Lacoste claims that in addition to red berry, Dream of Pink contains [Continue reading…]