How do I choose a perfume? Let’s turn to the aromatic families
The perfume composition consists of a head, heart and main notes. The head note creates an initial impression of the perfume. Then the key fragrance opens — the heart note. The main note is a train that envelops its owner.
Perfume companies use their own smell classifications. Let’s look at the most popular fragrance groups.
This group is the most common. Flower perfume embodies the extraordinary aroma of freshly cut flowers. This can be the smell of rose, Lily of the valley, Jasmine, lilac, Lily, peony, Mimosa, carnation, violet, Magnolia, chrysanthemum, Narcissus, etc.Perfume flower group creates a sense of purity, freshness, tenderness and sophistication. Floral scents can be worn at any time of the year, but most of all they will be appropriate in spring and summer. Surrounding yourself with this light subtle fragrance, your attribute must necessarily be a good mood. Floral scents are perfect for fun, cheerful and romantic women.
Oriental (Oriental) scents
These include the smells of Oriental resins, musk, vanilla, patchouli and sandalwood. Perfume of the Eastern group embodies a passionate, mysterious, burning, deep fragrance. Oriental scents are perfect for evening celebrations. For a woman who wants to wrap herself in mystery, this fragrance is perfect.
Marine (oceanic) scents
Sea scents give a feeling of freshness and coolness. They carry the smell of the sea surf, the morning breeze. A light, clean, tonic fragrance is an indispensable assistant for a business meeting.
Woody notes are most often used in men’s perfumes. These include scents of sandalwood, rose Bush and patchouli, dry cedar, Myrtle, musk and blue iris. These scents create a sense of severity, warmth and velvety.
Fresh (vegetable) flavors
These include the smell of leaves, mown grass, citrus plants, first spring flowers, and green vegetables. Fresh scents include scents of lavender, rosemary, juniper, hyacinth, etc.They are perfectly combined with the summer heat and light-colored clothing.
Chypre notes carry a sense of freshness and coolness. They include scents of sage, patchouli, resin, oak moss, etc. Chypre scents are suitable for elegant, independent, confident women. The most suitable time of year for chypre notes is winter.
These include synthetic fragrances that are not found in nature. Compositions with the addition of aldehydes are colorful, juicy, intense. Aldehyde scents are suitable for cool weather. They are ideal for romantic, tender women.
Citrus perfume embodies the aromas of lemon, orange, Mandarin, grapefruit and bergamot. These scents create lightness and freshness, they are perfect for summer time. Citrus aromas are harmoniously combined with young women who prefer to always be on top.
These include flavors of Apple, pear, apricot, pineapple, orange, peach, papaya, and other fruits. These scents carry youth and femininity. They are suitable for any time of day and time of year. Fruit flavors are suitable for everyone who values a healthy and energetic lifestyle.
This group of scents is masculine. They recreate the natural smells of leather — smoky, tobacco, burnt wood, etc. Leather notes are the aromas of juniper, birch, resin, various essential oils with a neutral smell.
Good choice of perfumes!