Friday, December 2

Tag: Perfume

There Are 5 Different Types of Fragrances—How to Choose Your Perfect Match
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There Are 5 Different Types of Fragrances—How to Choose Your Perfect Match

When I think about fragrance, I typically focus on the fragrance notes and the fragrance family that the scent lives in. Is it woody? Ambery? Floral? Fresh? What are the top notes? The heart? The base?These are often the only considerations we think about when selecting a fragrance. There is, however, one major piece of the puzzle that should also be top of mind when picking a perfume: what type of fragrance it is. There are five different types of fragrance, and they matter in terms of how strong a scent is, how long it lasts, and how complex it is. Keep reading to learn all about the different types of fragrances and find which one is right for you.Parfum, also known as extrait de parfum, is the purest and most potent form of perfume. It has the highest fragrance concentration at 20 to 3...
Rihanna's Cult-Favorite Perfume Is Finally Back in Stock—for Good This Time
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Rihanna's Cult-Favorite Perfume Is Finally Back in Stock—for Good This Time

In 1789, Benjamin Franklin said that the only two certainties in life are death and taxes. Well, I’d like to add a third, less morbid truth to the list: the fact that Rihanna smells good. Not only does she just give off a certain aura, but a slew of other celebs, such as Lil Nas X and Cardi B, have waxed poetic about how good Rihanna smells. Rihanna allegedly smells so good that her first luxury fragrance, Fenty Eau de Parfum, is one of the only celebrity perfumes that we keep on rotation. The problem is it’s nearly always sold out since it was initially launched as a limited-edition fragrance and typically sells out within hours of each restock. Now, however, the brand has decided to make Fenty Eau de Parfum a mainstay in the Fenty Beauty family, which means that you now always have acces...
The 10 Best Summer Perfumes We’ll Be Wearing All Season
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The 10 Best Summer Perfumes We’ll Be Wearing All Season

 As a beauty lover, I wish I could say I loved all of my editorial beats (hair, makeup, skincare, nails, wellness, etc.) equally. Alas, I do not. I could wax poetic about my favorite skincare and makeup products for far longer than anyone would ever want to pay attention, but other topics like hair or fragrance feel trickier.Re: hair, I have an unapologetically straightforward and boring product routine and styling repertoire, and re: fragrance, I've just never been a huge perfume lover. Scent is such a personal part ...