More Random Things About Me

I’ve been tagged by Tink over at Casual Lavish! Thanks for the tag, and sorry about the delayed post. Without further ado, here are more random things about myself.

What were you doing ten years ago?
Ten years ago, I just started high school. My parents were super strict, so I still had a curfew. I had to use one of those tiny little book lights just so I can stay up and read romance novels. My dad hated romance novels. LOL.

What are five things on your to-do list today?
1. Take my dad to the airport. (Done)
2. Write this entry. (Halfway done)
3. Work on my new online store website.
4. Watch “The Other Boleyn Girl” on bluray.
5. Play with my boyfriend. (LOL) … read more »

CVS and Family Dollar Stores Inc. Sued for Impressions of Perfume

I went to my local CVS store recently and saw a bunch of “Impression” perfumes. I was rather amused by them because they were basically imitations of pricey perfumes sold in high-end department stores. There were titles such as “Impression of Happy by Clinique” and “Impression of Beautiful by Estee Lauder.” Although these perfumes were knocks-offs, but at least they were not counterfeit products that claimed to be the real thing.

Unfortunately for CVS Caremark Corp, Family Dollar Stores Inc., and Preferred Fragrance Inc. (who made the knock-offs), Estee Lauder Cosmetic Inc. filed a federal lawsuit against them on Wednesday. Estee Lauder accused CVS and Family Dollar of selling imitation products that used their actual registered trademarks and/or names that were very similar to the original ones.

The suit included accusations of “trademark infringement, false advertising, diluting their trademarks and unfair competition.” It seeks for an injunction to stop CVS and Family Dollar from selling the products and asking for damages of up to $1 million for each individual type of knock-offs … read more »

Lindsay Lohan’s Very Own Fragrance

Lindsay LohanFollowing the footsteps of Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera and Jennifer Lopez, Lindsay Lohan recently announced that she will be launching her own perfume line.

Apparently, Lindsay has been thinking about creating her own fragrance for some time, but has not taken a step forward until now. She was reported to have said she is “sorta been experimenting” with a variety of scents, and in fact, has come up with “this oil that I made up myself”.

There are currently no further details on what type of fragrance Lindsay has created, or when it will be launched.