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LadyLuckless

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About LadyLuckless

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    evil enabler
  • Birthday 11/01/1981

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    Canada
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    Canada

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    Female
  • Interests
    Art, Mythology, Animals, Books, Movies, Video games, Fun indulgent stuff like BPAL and Lush :P

BPAL

  • Favorite Scents
    Gennivre, Morocco, Snake Oil on it's own or in anything, Rose Red, Snow White, Samhain, Snake Charmer, Fairy Market, Eat Me, Shub Nigurath, Lady Una, Hope, Faith, Eve, Persephone, Paladin, Love's Philosophy, The Bride, Sudha Sugara, Full Moon, Shanghai, Comparison of Celebrated Beauties, Chimera, Mme Moriarty Fav Notes: Vanilla, Rose, White Sugar, Cream, Almond, Violet, Amber, Incense, Carnation, Honey, Lavender, Apple, Cassia, Cinnamon, Tea, Ginger, Currant, Greenery, Berries, Cocoa, Red Musk, Citrus, Most florals that actually smell like flowers Doesn't Work: Dirt, Opium, Most leather, Caramel, Brown Sugar, Coffee, Heavy Woods

Astrology

  • Chinese Zodiac Sign
    Rooster
  • Western Zodiac Sign
    Scorpio

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  1. LadyLuckless

    Beeswax, Lavender, & Acacia Honey

    Honey is probably my best and favourite note and honey blends are normally a sure bet, so I was surprised when this went so sideways on me. It takes on the same high pitched, burning, on the razor’s edge of pee tone that make caramel and brown sugar not work for me. Maybe it’s the beeswax?
  2. Someone probably said it already but High-Strung Daisies = Lush Potion/Ruby Slippers/etc. 🥰
  3. LadyLuckless

    High-Strung Daisies

    Oh my god, it’s Lush Potion lotion, but better! I was scared to try this because of the bubblegum comments I’d read, but I only get any bubblegum if I really focus on it and squint my nose lol, and it’s only in the wet stages. It’s warm, sweet, creamy, spicy carnation goodness! Very happy, pink and comforting! In these times anything that makes me feel calm and happy quickly is an instant necessity. Bottle, STAT!
  4. LadyLuckless

    A Vision of the Courtesan

    Mmmm sweet, creamy, just a touch of spice and smoke. Like drinking a delicious warm, creamy beverage while burning incense. So calming and pretty, I love it!
  5. LadyLuckless

    Wild Rose & Cherry

    Ah, lovely! Real, natural cherries and real, natural pinky-red roses, both fresh and wild and alive. The cherry/rose combo makes me think of Persephone’s pomegranate/rose combo, but brighter. A bright red ruby as opposed to Persephone’s wine-red garnet. It’s simple, beautiful, natural and cheering. Great staying power too!
  6. LadyLuckless

    The Sea Foams Milk

    Can’t speak to how it smells on me, but from the half imp my mom spilled on herself and my nosy labradoodle pup it’s a very nice, calming sea breeze scent with a creaminess to it. It reminds me a bit of some of the milky scents Lush comes out with. I especially like it on my puppy! 😁
  7. LadyLuckless

    Crow Moon 2020

    Crow Moon 2007 was my first bottle of bpal, which I swapped away because as a 20-something newbie I thought while beautiful, it was too sophisticated for me to ever actually wear. I was delighted when it came back as the new lunacy, I’ve been kicking myself lately wishing I still had it since I suspected I would feel differently now, and I certainly do! Gorgeous, deep, dark evergreen woods with dusky violets and wildflowers peeking out through that chilled minty slush. I can’t speak to how the slight note variations make it differ from previous versions, the scent brought me back to that time like a scent memory does, though I think it may be a bit softer and sweeter. If Skadi was a forest in the dead of winter, and Elf was the same one in summer, Crow Moon is that forest just as winter turns to spring. Magical!
  8. LadyLuckless

    Voluptuous Wantonness

    A luscious red musk blend distantly related to Scherezade, Mme. Moriarty, and Snake Charmer. Very close to Witch Dance, but fruitier and without the smoke. Super sexy!
  9. LadyLuckless

    Chlorophyll

    Very nice, sweet and green, but not grassy. My search for grass continues.
  10. LadyLuckless

    Dragon's Milk

    Oh my god this is goooood! Starts out with a creamy, coconut-floral then slowly melts into a luscious golden honeyed vanilla cream. It’s heavenly and an instant favourite! I luuuuurve! 🥰
  11. LadyLuckless

    My Tiger

    Oh beautiful! All notes are present and accounted for, but the patch is very soft and grounding to the sweetness of the sugary lavender and lovely golden amber. A very warm, comforting scent that just glows. I love it!
  12. LadyLuckless

    Peach, Peach Blossom, Apricot, Nectarines

    You know, that’s a really good idea! Lots of grounding notes in Peach Chypre and I notice there’s no musk in it, which I think was contributing to the “generic perfume” effect. I’ll give that a try, thanks! 😊
  13. LadyLuckless

    Peach, Peach Blossom, Apricot, Nectarines

    I’ve had no luck with peach blends actually smelling like peach. It always ends up smelling like a department store perfume counter on me. I’m eyeing Peach Chypre and Impeachment but I’m wondering if the same thing will happen. Does anyone know any real, fresh peachy peach scents? Maybe I should try apricot instead? ETA: This has happened with Fae, Cat Chasing Butterflies, and Alleviate the Frenzy.
  14. LadyLuckless

    The Sun's Treasure

    Golden, vivacious, honey sweet, a little sexy. It smells expensive, it smells RICH. I adore it, and I wear it when I want to feel more confident and put together.
  15. LadyLuckless

    Zorya Polunochnaya

    A dreamy, chilly, sheer vanilla veil of loveliness! It makes me think of an open window with cool night air fluttering the sheer white, moonlit curtains. Gorgeous!
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