How to choose perfume? Polymorphism and polyphony
Today we are talking about the secrets of the" structure " of the smell, or-about the right way to distinguish high-quality perfumes. Only cheap" consumer " perfumes consist of one…

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Star scents
Star scented toilet tables of favorite stars always cause special interest, especially when it comes to such an integral element of the image as perfume, which is able to tell…

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How to choose perfume? Once again about common errors
We continue to consider the most common mistakes that are made when choosing and using perfumes. Not all that gold How can you evaluate the perfume that you are going…

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Monthly Archives: August 2019

Perfumery. How did she conquer the world?

The word “perfume” comes from the French “parfumerie”, formed in turn from the Latin” per fumium “— literally translated” through smoke”, that is, Smoking, burning incense. And this is no coincidence, because the history of perfumery stretches back to the times of Ancient Egypt.

Spirits, in the modern sense as they are, certainly did not exist in Ancient Egypt. But, despite this, incense played a huge role in this largest ancient civilization. They were used in religious ceremonies.

The Romans also gave aromas healing properties and used them in medicine. They were the first to use glass vessels for storing balms and perfumes — vials and ampoules.

The fall of the Roman Empire, the invasion of barbarians and endless wars temporarily suspended the development of perfumes in the Western world. In the Arab countries, this art was actively developed. The Arabs traded in flower spices and invented distillation. Continue reading

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.

Floral aroma
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. Continue reading

Rules for storing perfumes
Box for the oven as you know, perfumes, perfumes and eau de toilette have an expiration date. However, many people continue to use perfumes after this period. Is this correct?…

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Top 10 new perfumes (as of June 2017)
It seems that with today's diversity in the world of perfumes, it is almost impossible to surprise consumers with something new. But this is not really the case. Fashion houses…

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How do I choose a perfume according to the image?
Coco Chanel called perfume the accessory that makes you aware of the appearance of a woman and continues to remind you of her when she left. Perfume allows a woman…

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A gift for Valentine's Day (Valentine's day).
Saint Valentine's day Is one of the most pleasant holidays for lovers. On this day, there is a tradition to give cards in the shape of hearts, but of course,…

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