Since time immemorial, perfume is the object of both men and women`s fascination. We love to smell good and perfume with its captivating smell help us enticing others especially the opposite sex. Perfume is meant to enhance our overall personality. After a research, scientists have concluded that no two human beings smell alike. Similarly the taste of perfume also differs from person to person. While some prefer a stronger smell, others... Read More
Perfume (Latin "per fume" meaning "through smoke") was highly favored by the Egyptians, Romans, and Arabs. In East Asia, perfumes were incense based. People used to make perfumes from spices and herbs like bergamot, myrtle, coriander, conifer resin, and almond. The use of flowers came only after Avicenna, an Iranian doctor and chemist showed the process of distillation, whereby oils could be extracted from flowers. In 1370, at the behest of... Read More
By Jamie Jefferson
Winter is the time of year when I am always looking for a little lift. The string of days before spring unfolds just seem to stretch on and on.
Each year, it seems, I try something new at these times. Here are 18 things that have worked for me to lift the winter doldrums. See if any of these... Read More
There are hundreds, perhaps thousands of types of perfumes in today`s market. The high demand for various types of perfumes makes it easily available to find them from inexpensive to moderate expensive to very expensive types of perfumes for all tastes and pockets. One does not have to go very far in order to find major brands available.
The most common way to describe a perfume is perhaps considering its concentration level, where... Read More
Celebrity scents are ubiquitous, so it was only a matter of time before pop queen Lady Gaga jumped on the bandwagon. But of course Gaga isn't offering her little monsters a run-of-the-mill, frilly fragrance. In fact, the notes in this perfume may smell worse than her meat dress. According to Fashionista.com, Gaga has asked perfume giant Coty to include the aromas of "blood and semen" in her signature scent. The freaky fragrance will be... Read More
Who says nothing in life is free? If you're a woman, you realize the value of samples when it comes to cosmetics, beauty products, perfume and other freebies. In addition to the fact that you're getting goods for free, another perk is that you can also use these sample size (shampoos, toothpaste, perfumes, lotions, etc.) when traveling. Samples or testers give you the opportunity to do a "taste test" without having to pay full... Read More
Along with those vibes you're throwing out, men are attracted to something else you put out there - your scent. Perfume and your own body's natural scents - good and bad - have an impact on the chemistry a potential partner feels with you. In fact, in a Cosmopolitan survey, 84 percent of men surveyed said perfume had the power to turn them on or off. They ranked sweet scents like vanilla high because of its ability to remind... Read More