It feels like an understatement to say we're fans of French beauty, like the rest of the world. Byrdie's senior editor, Hallie, lived like a French woman for seven days, and it changed her skin. We want to know everything about French beauty routines, and we're equally as interested in the intersectionality of race and beauty standards in the French culture. It feels like French women are two steps ahead in the beauty world, and we're not ashamed of playing the catch-up game. To no surprise, we were elated to discover the latest in French fragrance news: The number one fragrance at Sephora France, Cacharel, is now available in the U.S.
French-born brand Cacharel dubbed this fragrance Yes I Am. Its intoxicating lipstick-shaped bottle quickly flew off the shelves when it launched last year at Sephora France. With top notes of raspberry and mandarin, middle notes of amber and white flower, and bottom notes of spicy cremoso accord, this scent is not for the faint of heart. Made for the independent and bold woman (according to the product description), this alluring fragrance has a freshly feminine and sultry scent, so you don't have to pick one or the other. Singer Izzy Bizu stars in the campaign and captivates the vibe of the scent so well: an unapologetic woman who confidently embraces her beauty along with her gifts through and through.
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