Soft Surroundings Beauty Products

June 19, 2016
Did you know Soft Surroundings, the go to shop for lovely soft clothing, also sells cosmetics, skin care, and fragrances? 
Gilda perfume, BrowGal, Pink Holiday lipstick
I was fortunate to get a chance to try a few products out and here’s what I think …

First I tried Gilda, a delightful fragrance by Soft Surroundings, inspired by a mystery women of glamour in the 40’s.  I love the old hollywood glamour of the perfume bottle. Isn’t it lovely? Best of all, it truly smells divine!  My previous fav fragrance was Michael Kors Sexy Amber, but this is my new favorite now.  

Here’s a description of the fragrance …

“Gilda combines exotic Calabrian Bergamot and Orange Blossoms from Seville with a delicate kiss of the once forbidden fruit, bright Grapefruit, to produce a tantalizing elixir of citrus top notes. The fragrance grows increasingly seductive in its Mediterranean Violet and Hyacinth heart. Warm, woody Papyrus Leaves evoke memories of sensuous sultry evenings on the Nile. Nostalgic notes of Vetiver Heart and Tonka Beans with nuances of aromatic Black Amber complete the memorable scent.”

How’s that for a wonderful description?  But of course you need to smell it first chance you get.

Next I tried the luscious Pink Holiday lipstick. It’s a very rich creamy lipstick. 

Here I’m wearing the dusty rose “Honeymoon in Rome” …

rich creamy lipstick
And here I’m wearing the peony pink “Shopping in Paris” …. you have to love a cool name!  Plus the lipsticks come in a luxurious  gold case.  Love the glamour!

Soft Surroundings beauty
Also in this picture, I’m holding up the Brow Gal pencil, created by Tonya Brooks, the “Brow Gal” herself, brow artist to the stars.  This clever device has a brow pencil on one side, complete with a sharpener so you can keep your brow lines fine.  The pencil comes in six shades, so you can get your perfect match!  Plus on the other end, there’s a brow brush to groom those pretty brows.

beauty over 40


Don’t forget to use and check out the hashtag #LiveSoft … it’s the Soft Surroundings philosophy that we deserve to treat ourselves well and be surrounded by soft beautiful things.

Also Soft Surroundings is having a social media contest right now. Show off how you #LiveSoft, hashtag it, and share to enter!
Also, did you see my new colorful and flattering outfit from Soft Surroundings?  Check out the pics and the review here!
Dawn Lucy

(Soft Surroundings gave me these products to try. All opinions expressed here are my own as always.)


  • Reply Jessica Jannenga June 19, 2016 at 2:36 pm

    Pretty shades, love the pink! I love the Art Deco lettering and style of the perfume bottle as well. The description sounds lovely. I love light scents not overbearing. Looks like some fun products to try.
    Have a great day!
    jess xx

    • Reply dawnlucy June 22, 2016 at 3:49 pm

      Seriously you have to try Gilda … it's a wonderful fragrance!! OXOX

  • Reply Andrea June 20, 2016 at 4:06 am

    I love the perfume bottle! So glamorous! And the description sounds wonderful! Pretty lipstick shades, too!

    Andrea’s Wellness Notes

    • Reply dawnlucy June 22, 2016 at 3:50 pm

      My new fav for sure! Thanks for stopping by, Andrea! 🙂

  • Reply Nancy's Fashion Style June 20, 2016 at 6:27 am

    That brow gal looks like a great product. I love the black earrings btw!

    • Reply dawnlucy June 22, 2016 at 3:50 pm

      Aww thanks. The earrings are actually dark purple. The tassels are fun right?

  • Reply Grace Liang June 21, 2016 at 11:08 pm

    I really can't tell that you are in the 50s. All the fabulous colors and smile. You are very beautiful!

    Thank you so much for linking up with us. Don’t forget to come back every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to link up with me again!
    Take care and keep in touch! 🙂

    • Reply dawnlucy June 22, 2016 at 3:50 pm

      Thanks Dear! 🙂

  • Reply Jill June 22, 2016 at 1:35 pm

    I know this is totally unrelated to your post here but I wanted to tell you that I think you should do a post on how your husband got his name! That would be a great story to read about–were his parents fans of Richard Burton or Tennessee Williams or did they just like the name or the movie? I would love to hear the background on this! I will move the film up in my Netflix queue, I've never seen it! xx

    • Reply dawnlucy June 22, 2016 at 3:51 pm

      Haha … It's not the greatest film. Shannon in the movie is a drunk priest so not sure what my hubby's parents were really going for. lol! 😛 Thanks so much for stopping by, Jill!

  • Reply Tamara Farhat June 23, 2016 at 8:50 pm

    Loving the lipstick color on you!


    Tamara –

  • Reply Pam @ over50feeling40 June 24, 2016 at 3:17 pm

    Happy Birthday, Dawn…welcome to the other side! You may know I worked par time at Soft Surroundings for awhile and they are one of the best! You picked out some really good products

  • Reply Happiness at Mid Life June 29, 2016 at 5:25 am

    Pretty lipstick color.

    Thank you for being a part of TBT Fashion link up and hope to see you soon!


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