Are you in on the Secret?

Posted by Lipglossiping On October - 13 - 2010

I’m bringing out the cheesy post titles!

I was recently sent a bottle of Victoria’s Secret Dream Angels Heavenly Angel Touch Lotion… awww, doesn’t that name just make you want to bring up your lunch?

Apparently, this is America’s #1 fragrance (according to Victoria’s Secret of course) but I have to say, it is rather lovely.

With long-lasting notes of vanilla, freesia and white musk, there’s nothing extraordinary to be found here – but my husband adores the way it makes my skin smell and that’s good enough for me if it means I get a back-cwtch in bed before sleep.

The lotion itself is light and non-greasy.  It glides on smoothly and sinks in almost instantly leaving absolutely no residue or stickiness behind.  You could literally apply this minutes before bed without having to peel yourself off the bed sheets every time you want to turn over.

It leaves my skin feeling soft and moisturised though I’d suggest that it may not be rich enough for more dry-skinned types.

If you’re a fan, the Dream Angels Heavenly scent can be found in many Victoria’s Secret products, I just with the same could be said for locating the brand in the UK.

They’ve recently announced that they’ll be opening a flagship store in London in 2012, but quite frankly… that’s just not quick enough is it?

Until then, we’ll have to make the most of the Victoria’s Secret counters available when flying out of Heathrow.  You can pick up a variety of the VS Beauty line from the World Duty Free stores located at the airport.

Are you a Victoria’s Secret fan?  What are your favourite products from the brand?


6 Responses to “Are you in on the Secret?”

  1. Catriona says:

    They also have some Victoria’s Secret stuff in Glasgow airport but I haven’t looked properly at it! I’ll have a good sniff next time I fly. :)

  2. Sophia says:

    I really want to try this lotion! Usually, I just buy some of the Body Splashes from VS. My faves are Love Spell (my boyfriend loves this one too), Pure Seduction (this is HOT) and Pear Glace. Now that the holidays are coming back, I need to get a few news ones! Have you tried any of the these mists?
    ~Sophia
    Fit&FabLiving

  3. Rebecca says:

    I have a 4.2 oz bottle of the perfume, and a mini. I bought the it years ago… and it’s nice enough for an every day scent. Now I seem to keep collecting them whether I like it or not. In Christmas gift sets, and a few years ago V.S. was giving away free mini bottles of it. I must have had 10 of them and gave them away as stocking gifts. I think it’s so light that most people like it.

  4. tass says:

    2 years for a shop…. so annoying. I want it NOW damnit!

  5. Linda says:

    Dream Angels Desire is my go to parfume
    heavenly seems more popular, but I like desire better =)

  6. valerie says:

    LOVE VS!!!the whole line is amazeballs,i am quite annoyed that its coming here tho,i liked the fact that it was rare to find, after it comes here probably every female will smell of it! i love vanilla lace,a new one called coconut dreams,love spell,pure seduction,romantic wish,hmm ok,maybe the whole of the secret garden line mists+lotions,as well as the beauty rush lipglosses!!!they smell and taste great(always gets a + from the boyfriend) and the eyeshadows are very pigmented.
    the underwear however,meh,you can pass on it….

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

The Lipstick League – Week of 16.04.2012

Question of the Week: – If you could eliminate one thing from your morning beauty routine, so that you never had to do it again, …

Outgrowing Yourself

That’s it… that’s all that I have left of my current favourite fragrance after decanting myself a small amount and giving the rest to a …

Charlotte's Corner for Jo Malone at Selfridges.

It’s arguably every girl’s dream to create their own space.  From the day your parents let you pick the paint that will adorn your bedroom …

Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Rose

Here’s my other recent purchase, I’m currently hiding the invoice email in a folder I never venture into.  Out of sight out of mind right? …

What's happening over at HQHair?

An official statement on the current HQHair situation: Unfortunately HQ Hair went into administration last week.  However in a bid to save the brand and …

The Olay Big British Beauty Poll is back! Have your say on all things beauty!

It’s been two years since the results of Olay’s first Big British Beauty Poll were published, and in beauty years, that’s practically forever!  Gauging public …

MUFE Full Cover Camouflage Cream Concealer Review

£20.50 makes for an expensive concealer.  It needs to live up to the hype. I bought the Make Up For Ever Full Cover concealer in …

Urban Decay Black Palette - Simple FOTD

I ‘created’ (ooh get me!) this FOTD using the new Urban Decay Black Palette before I discovered the beauty of these shadows over Fyrinnae’s Pixie …

Boots: The Twelve Gifts of Christmas!

Let’s face it, we’re closer to the festive season than most of us would like to admit.  Have you made any preparations for the big …

Ayurveda (in its broadest sense) on the high street...

Ayurvedic therapies have grown in popularity within the spa world this year.  The ancient holistic practices and treatments from Southern Asia are now increasingly available …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

COMMENTS

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads