If you happen to have any tips, I'd love to hear them!
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Now available at the perfumery/ beauty counter.
Rochas Femme, Amouage Jubilation 25 and Penhaligon's Amaranthine are more overtly carnal, in my opinion.
Riding under the tangerine and soon taking center stage is the classic cosmetics combo of violet and rose. The ginger and tangerine, still present, make sure that if Putain des Palaces...
EDP - 50ml - $65, Beauty Cream - 200ml - $48 and Hand Cream - 30ml - $12 - are the new items and also available: EDT - 75ml - $48 - Shower Gel - 250ml - $22, Beauty Milk - 250ml - $32, Peony Petal Soap - 125g - $12, Peony Intense EDT Roll-On - 10ml - $28.
If you haven't
gentle iris suede); L'Artisan Parfumeur Nuit de Tubéreuse (I tried not to like it — and failed); XerJoff Richwood (warm and luxurious); Vero Profumo Rubj Eau de Parfum (the definition of delicate skank); Etat Libre d'Orange Like This (strange, radiant pumpkin flesh, immortelle, and ginger);...
Dior Le Vernis € 23,70 now available at the perfumery/ beauty counter.
Keiko Mecheri Passiflora to Penhaligon's Amaranthine or Chanel Coco Noir: Passiflora is a cinch for smelling friendly and delicious any day between now and September. Adding a spritz of Amaranthine ups your carnality quotient tenfold. If you fear coming on too strong, choosing Coco Noir...
Penhaligon's Amaranthine: she wears it to work in small doses, but would like something less sweet.
Guerlain Precious Heart: a bit too girlish.
Estee Lauder Pleasures: too common now.
Fragrances she likes but doesn't own include:
Ormonde Jayne Woman & Tolu: she likes the enchanted...
Established in 1870 at the height of Victorian flamboyance, Penhaligon's scents are representative of quirky, high-society decadence, offering fragrances with playful names such as Endymion (everlasting youth), Artemisia (derived from Artemis, Greek goddess of the forest) and Amaranthine...
), Les Nez The Unicorn Spell, By Kilian Back to Black (too sweet), Penhaligon's Amaranthine (like cucumber), CB I Hate Perfume Revelation (cat pee), L'Artisan Dzongkha.
Here are some of the perfumes she has tried in her search:
L'Artisan Nuit de Tubéreuse: too "screeching".
No matter how much Penhaligon's Amaranthine or Keiko Mecheri Passiflora I put on, I never was convinced I was in the Bahamas.
Avoid florals, aldehydic scents, and citrus fragrances. White florals are especially cold, I find, and spring-like florals, like Guerlain Chamade and Parfums de...