Notes: citrus, rose, narcissus, karo karoundé, jonquil, incense, vanilla, spices
I am a sucker for fragrances that have a particular dusty vanilla quality: Shalimar, Miller Harris Fleur Oriental, and Etro Shaal Nur.
Supposedly developed from an ancient formula that kept the hands of Ming Dynasty empresses supple and soft, Wei East China Herbal Hand & Body Perfection is a thick, dense cream with a somewhat herbal scent. It's not quite as non-greasy as billed, but
The Grand Inca Priestesses
mandarin orange, grapefruit, orange, red apple, mango, orchid, sea water, lily of the valley, jasmine, sandalwood, oakmoss, teak wood, nectarine, dark chocolate, caramel, musk
The Great Empresses of Japan
reesia, melon, yl
Notes: bergamot, geranium, golden amber, ylang ylang, Bulgarian rose, honey, incense, vanilla, sandalwood
I was happy to receive a bottle of EL's new Amber Ylang-Ylang from my dad for Christmas. I had sniffed it a few times on recent trips to Nordie
Notes: vanilla absolute, saffron, orris, banana wood, hay absolute, amber
This scent by Parfumerie Generale starts off a lot like Musc Ravageur, but less-gamey, or L de Lolita Lempicka, but less-sweet.
Notes: Top notes: hydroponic freesia, mango, citrus complex; heart notes: tuberose, rose, frangipani, gardenia; base notes: valencia orange, musk, sandalwood
I'm not a fan of Miss Aguilera, so I wouldn't ordinarily have anything to say about the prod
I've never been a fan of Chanel No. 5. I know, heresy. But it's true. The aldehydes were a bit shrill for me and I always thought it smelled a little like bug spray. My best friend loved No. 5 but stopped wearing it when she found out it was her mo