She sprayed the perfume on her wrist and coughed.
I didn't get past the perfume counter.
What kind of perfume are you wearing, it's wonderful.
She reached for the perfume in her pocket.
A gal in perfume sneaking her Marlboro remembered seeing it.
The air is sweet with the perfume of jasmines, heliotropes and roses.
She wore no makeup but some alluring perfume made her smell like heaven.
Two species of acacia are remarkable for the delicate and violet-like perfume of their wood - myall and yarran.
She sighed and held out her arm, setting the perfume on the table as she sat.
She looked around the area where his desk had been and spotted a perfume bottle similar to the one he'd give her before.
It is here stirred till it becomes ropy, and the perfume, colour or any other substance desired in the soap is added.
Visions of her sister.s death fresh in her mind, she changed into warm clothes and her running shoes, tucked the perfume bottle into a pocket, then sat on the edge of the bed.
The colors were more intense, brighter, the air filled with the perfume of flowers.
It frequently happens that the perfume of a flower or the flavour of a fruit recalls to her mind some happy event in home life, or a delightful birthday party.
His gaze lingered on her, as if he smelled her perfume and was trying hard to identify it.
All my early lessons have in them the breath of the woods--the fine, resinous odour of pine needles, blended with the perfume of wild grapes.
Katie snagged the perfume off the table as the two brothers neared and eased off the chair, placing it between her and them.
He retrieved a small bottle of what looked like perfume and brought it back, holding it out to her.
Much perfume distilling is done here, as the surrounding country produces an abundance of flowers.
Jauntily shifting the position of his legs in their tight riding breeches, diffusing an odor of perfume, and admiring his partner, himself, and the fine outlines of his legs in their well-fitting Hessian boots, Nicholas told the blonde lady that he wished to run away with a certain lady here in Voronezh.
The soap is now milled in the form of ribbons with the perfume and colouring matter, and the resulting strips are welded into bars by forcing through a heated nozzle.
Sugar, rice, indigo and tropical fruits are the chief products of the fertile district in which the town lies; it is widely known for its fish-ponds and its excellent fish, and its principal manufactures are jusi, pina, ilang ilang perfume and sugar.
In front of each place was a plate bearing one of the delicious dama-fruit, and the perfume that rose from these was so enticing and sweet that they were sorely tempted to eat of them and become invisible.
She gripped the perfume bottle more tightly.
Your perfume lingers on the jacket you hung in my closet.
It seems also to have been used for the purpose of creating an agreeable perfume on great occasions, e.g.
She whirled and sprayed him with the perfume, wildly aiming for his face and almost gagging at the scent.
Katie locked herself in the bathroom, cursing Ully for the skunk perfume that clearly didn.t work.
There are minor manufacturing interests in tanneries, and in the manufacture of sweetmeats, malt and distilled liquors, especially rum, besides soaps, candles, starch, perfume, &c. There is one large and complete petroleum refinery (1905).
He was conscious of the warmth of her body, the scent of perfume, and the creaking of her corset as she moved.
The perfume, which is extracted in the same way as in the two preceding species, is highly valued and much used by the Javanese.
Donne excels in brief flashes of wit and beauty, and in sudden daring phrases that have the full perfume of poetry in them.
If she could make a break for the door … she gripped the perfume bottle harder.
There was no humidity, an ideal temperature and enough of a breeze to perfume the air with the zillion flowers recently wakened after a tough winter or perhaps just planted to welcome the approaching summer season.
She fed the horses, hoping Alex would like the perfume she wore better than the horses did.
afar, essence), a perfume consisting of essential oil of roses, prepared by distilling, or, in some districts, by macerating the flowers.
Katie eased off the chair and reached into her pocket for the perfume.
doused regularly in perfume.
As a perfume it was strewn in Greek halls, courts and theatres, and in the Roman baths.
Clement of Alexandria expresses this in his well-known words: "The true altar of incense is the just soul, and the perfume from it is holy prayer."
µbppa; the Arabic murr, bitter, was applied to the substance from its bitterness), a gum-resin highly esteemed by the ancients as an unguent and perfume, used for incense in temples and also in embalming.
Of the numerous manufactures, among which may be especially mentioned sugar, chocolate, tobacco and cigars, the most famous is the perfume known as eau de Cologne (Kolnisches Wasser, i.e.
As soon as Nicholas entered in his hussar uniform, diffusing around him a fragrance of perfume and wine, and had uttered the words "better late than never" and heard them repeated several times by others, people clustered around him; all eyes turned on him, and he felt at once that he had entered into his proper position in the province--that of a universal favorite: a very pleasant position, and intoxicatingly so after his long privations.
A bee, we will assume, attracted by the colour and perfume of the flower, alights on that part of it which is the first to attract its attention - the lip. There, guided by the hairs or ridges before-mentioned, it is led to the orifice of the spur with its store of honeyed juice.
It tasted like perfume.
Hannah enveloped her in a warm hug that smelled of expensive perfume.
He snatched one arm and she sprayed him with the perfume.
A faint floral smell, however, it couldn't be perfume.
It had to be the shampoo or soap, because she wasn't wearing perfume.
They also melt frankincense as a depilatory, and smear their hands with a paste into the composition of which frankincense enters, for the purpose of communicating to them an attractive perfume.
35, "a confection after the art of the apothecary," or rather "a perfume after the art of the perfumer," which was to be regarded as most holy, and the imitation of which was prohibited under the severest penalties, was compounded of four "sweet scents" (sammim),3 namely stacte (nataph), onycha (sheheleth), galbanum (helbenah) and "pure" or "fine" frankincense (lebonah zaccah), pounded together in equal proportions, with (perhaps) an admixture of salt (memullah).
Both are fragrant, and may be used as perfume.
There the vow was generally one of war or revenge, and, till it was accomplished, the man who vowed left his hair unshorn and unkempt, and abstained from wine, women, ointment and perfume.
If she could make a break for the door â€¦ she gripped the perfume bottle harder.
He had originally thought the two jailers had bathed in some costly perfume, but now understood this is what a vampire smelt like.
Between the shampoo, perfume, body wash and all the other scents, a vampire could barely get a whiff of the earthy delicious smell that was natural.
alabaster jar of perfume?
Whiskey connoisseurs describe Scapa as having an amber, gold color, with a perfume of vanilla and honey.
anointed with the perfume of a boy aware.
See this example of a sterling silver perfume atomizer made by an English silversmith.
bergamot orange is valuable in the perfume industry.
A packet of cards is shown - each bears a picture of a perfume bottle.
caraway oil is used in liqueurs, perfume and mouthwashes.
Yes that is correct stilton cheese is now a perfume.
Your blond curls bounce now that your flesh is all anointed with the perfume of a boy aware.
disgusted to find that Ros has given away Doreen's present of perfume to Chrissie.
embroidered handkerchiefs or bottles of perfume.
fragrant with petal perfume, as the gentle breezes carry the pollens aloft, where else could I be but Eden.
She hides my pile ointment behind the mirror on the window sill, and she sprays air freshener and perfume about the place.
Air fresheners French perfume air fresheners from Prodifa beat ordinary air fresheners for choice of quality fragrances and effectiveness.
gorse flowers have a rich perfume redolent of the coconut chips sweets of our childhood.
Somewhere in our homes we all have a drawer full of embroidered handkerchiefs or bottles of perfume.
The mixed cargo of crockery, perfume bottles, pocket watches, silver purses and brass was underwritten by other insurers.
lilye Oriental Lilies have an outstanding perfume and come in many shades of whites and pinks, either pure, toned or speckled.
lilye oriental Lilies have an outstanding perfume and come in many shades of whites and pinks, either pure, toned or speckled.
Dominican monks opened the first perfume factory in Florence, Italy, in 1608 where they would have made incense.
muscatel oil, used as a perfume fixative.
odourending on your point of view badgers either have: a vaguely pleasant musky perfume, a musky odor just plain ' ol stink!
They were also known for producing hollow gold pendants that were filled with perfume.
This woman poured perfume on my body to prepare me for burial.
She was close enough that he could smell the perfume she wore.
She is toned and tanned and always wears sweet perfume.
There they happily dispense their heady perfume into the cool air.
It was skimmed off and found to be an exquisite perfume.
There'll be palms, sweet oranges and pomegranates emerging from ferns, with a delicate perfume of jasmine and wax flowers.
Cherry blossoms scented the air in long endless ribbons of sweet perfume, like the incense inside mortal temples.
perfume bottle here, today.
perfume counters trying to spray you!
Get your blue taper glass perfume bottle here, today.
Now you get g perfume card, which only tests the perfume - not the perfume's effect on the wearer.
perfumeryis the home of the French perfumeries, and we visit an interesting perfume museum in the castle.
All gorse flowers have a rich perfume redolent of the coconut chips sweets of our childhood.
It quite filled the room with perfume as it lay upon the small salver.
self-destructive habits on the rugby pitch were as Gallic as Perrier and perfume.
smell of strong incense or perfume filled the air.
not sweaty flesh, not guttering candles, not overly strong perfume trying to hide the rot beneath.
Like them, this perfume is a narrator but not talkative.
toiletryusing perfume, after-shave or scented toiletries when you are going to be in an ' at risk ' area.
veil of softness in harmony of your perfume Offer yourself a moment of serenity.
The leaves contain a volatile oil which is not used simply for its perfume - it has anti-bacterial properties.
It claims to " recreate the earthy and fruity aroma " of the cheese " in an eminently wearable perfume " .
They are attracted to the flower by its colour or its perfume; they seek, collect or feed on its honey, and while so doing they remove the pollen from the anther and convey it to another flower, there to germinate on the stigma when its tubes travel down the style to the ovary where their contents ultimately fuse with the "oosphere" or immature egg, which becomes in consequence fertilized, and forms a seed which afterwards develops into a new plant (see article Angiosperms).
After a few hours the mixture becomes solid, and finally transparent; at this point the perfume is added, and the product framed and crutched (see under Marine Soap).
In its literal meaning the word "incense" is one with the word "perfume," the aroma given off with the smoke (per fumum2) of any odoriferous substance when burnt.
But, in use, while the meaning of the word "perfume" has been extended so as to include everything sweet in smell, from smoking incense to the invisible fresh fragrance of fruits and exquisite scent of flowers, that of the word "incense," in all the languages of modern Europe in which it occurs, has, by an opposite process of limitation, been gradually restricted almost exclusively to frankincense (see Frankincense).
Lang.).3 The following is probably an exhaustive list of the substances available for incense or perfume mentioned in the Hebrew Scriptures: - Algum or almug wood (almug in I Kings X.
His love of the woodland and his political fervour often remind us of Shelley, and his delicate perception of Hellenic beauty, and the perfume of Greek legend, give us almost a foretaste of Keats.
Among the land plants may be noted the blue anemone; the ranunculus along the road-sides, with a strong perfume of violets; the Malta heath, which flowers at all seasons; Cynomorium coccineum, the curious " Malta fungus," formerly so valued for medicinal purposes that a guard was set for its preservation under the rule of the Knights; the pheasant's-eye; three species of mallow and geranium; Oxalis cernua, a very troublesome imported weed; Lotus edulis; Scorpiurus subvillosa, wild and cultivated as forage; two species of the horseshoe-vetch; the opium poppy; the yellow and claret-coloured poppy; wild rose; Cartaegus azarolus, of which the fruit is delicious preserved; the ice-plant; squirting cucumber; many species of Umbelliferae; Labiatae, to which the spicy flavour of the honey (equal to that of Mt Hymettus) is ascribed; snapdragons; broom-rape; glass-wort; Salsola soda, which produces when burnt a considerable amount of alkali; there are fifteen species of orchids; the gladiolus and iris are also found; Urginia scilla, the medicinal squill, abounds with its large bulbous roots near the sea; seventeen species of sedges and seventy-seven grasses have been recorded.
Until recently self-destructive habits on the rugby pitch were as Gallic as Perrier and perfume.
Large cushions and rugs had been flung about and the smell of strong incense or perfume filled the air.
Not sweaty flesh, not guttering candles, not overly strong perfume trying to hide the rot beneath.
Avoid using perfume, after-shave or scented toiletries when you are going to be in an ' at risk ' area.
A veil of softness in harmony of your perfume Offer yourself a moment of serenity.
It claims to " recreate the earthy and fruity aroma " of the cheese " in an eminently wearable perfume ".
Macy's is another retailer that offers a large selection of items, including perfume, jewelry and cosmetics.
Fragrancenet.com is one of the premier Web spots for cologne and perfume shopping.
Drop by The Perfume Spot to shop for men's and unisex fragrances.
Buying perfume is an intensely personal experience.
And if you are buying perfume for someone else, then you are giving that person a gift that is actually very intimate.
You can spend $10 on a small bottle of perfume or $500 on an even smaller bottle.
Now decide what kind of perfume you or the person you are giving it to prefers.
Sniff the perfume, then let it sit for several minutes and sniff it again.
That's why you sniff a perfume immediately after you apply it, and then a few moments later, after the first layers of scent have largely evaporated.
What's left are the base oils of the perfume, and these contain the fragrances that will cling to your skin the longest.
After you have sniffed the perfume on your wrist a second time, ask yourself if there is still a pleasing aroma.
Or that you can imagine the person for whom you are purchasing the perfume wearing?
Never walk into a store and quickly buy perfume without testing it, unless you've tried that scent before.
You never know what a perfume will smell like until you've applied some to your skin.
Buying perfume online is simple and convenient.
For finding what you want to wear or that perfect perfume gift, check out PerfumeMart.com.
Avoid buying perfume or cologne, intimates or expensive gifts.
Gattefosse burned his hand very badly while conducting an experiment at a perfume plant.
Other aromatherapy products available from the company include aroma sprays, diffusers and burners, and oil blends and resins for use in perfume making.
The French hills above the Mediterranean Sea are filled with fields of flowers, most of which are used in the region's huge perfume industry.
So, guys and mothers, take note: not every woman's favorite gift is a sweater or perfume or jewelry (well, maybe jewelry).
So do decorative perfume bottles and antique atomizers.
Select flowering shrubbery for exotic tropical aromas to perfume your courtyard.
In the 1970s, they launched their first perfume, Charlie, named after the founder Charles Revson.
For the love of a scent, but the distaste of the price, consider a discount perfume.
Glamour is associated with perfume and no evening out would be complete without a subtle hint of fragrance.
A discount perfume should save you money, but not lose in quality.
If you genuinely desire a classic perfume, known for the quality of scent, most have some type of knock-off on the shelves.
The price is certainly cheaper and the scent will be similar to the original brand-name perfume, but it will never match exactly.
Perfume recipes are highly kept secrets and therefore no true generic version will become available.
Ultimately, finding the perfect perfume is to discover your favorite scent.
Many inexpensive brands provide an array of perfume options.
Testers are manufactured by the perfume companies to promote their products in the stores.
They are not a sample size, but typically a larger sized bottle included on the shelves along with the perfume for sale.
Customers can literally spray or drop a small amount of the perfume to try before buying.
When these testers become overstocked, they are sold at a discount typically on perfume online stores.
While they come with less packaging and wrapping, they still offer the same quality perfume product inside.
For some, perfume is only for special occasions.
If perfume is a once-in-a-while adventure, consider collecting samples or buying miniatures.
Sold through many online discount perfume distributors, these bottles are smaller sized versions of popular brands.
As perfume manufacturers expand their inventories for the Christmas gift giving season, January is their time to clear out.
The Internet has allowed for the explosion of price wars on all types of products and perfume is not excluded.
To help you sort through the masses, the following are three options that look to be good discount perfume shopping opportunities.
A discount perfume distributor, FragranceNet provides their customers with up to 70% off retail prices on perfumes.
Advertised as having the largest inventory available of discounted brand-name fragrances, Perfume Outlet sells women's and men's perfumes, gifts, and body products.
They also award a free perfume sample with every purchase.
The fragrance design house of Jennifer Lopez perfume currently offers six women's perfume varieties.
Lo - look for it on album covers, clothing and of course, perfume.
Lo perfume line is relatively new as her first fragrance was released in 2002.
Jennifer Lopez's first perfume released 2002 was an instant sensation.
Taking the perfume market by surprise, it became the number one selling perfume in nine countries within four months.
Launched in 2003, this Jennifer Lopez perfume is known for its unique and strongly feminine scent - particularly designed for a more mature woman.
As the "younger sister" of the significantly popular Glow perfume, Miami Glow was launched in 2005.
Another perfume derived from the success of the original Glow fragrance, Love at First Glow is her most recent release for the year 2006.
The perfume online retail business is booming.
A simple Internet search will turn up hundreds of thousands of online stores selling perfume - all at a discount.
Thus, the challenge in finding perfume online is not in actually locating fragrance for sale, but narrowing down the selection.
The most popular online perfume businesses have the largest inventory, strong customer service and the best prices.
With so many perfume online retail options, finding the best price on your favorite scent is a dream.
You can also start an independent search by visiting the above sites or performing a Google search on your favorite perfume name.
Now that is the question - is it appropriate to buy perfume online or not?
The online perfume marketplace is a vast bazaar with loads of competition.
Perfume online retailers advertise the low overhead that leads to the low pricing.
Combine that amidst the large offerings, buying perfume online is sure to lead to a great deal for you.
Women's perfume releases images of a young girl watching her mom spray on her perfume as she puts on her face and clothes.
Perfume is a symbol of high fashion, glamour and ultimate luxury.
Perfume aromas are not only defined as rose or lavender, but described by the emotions they present such as softness, romance or freshness.
Originally created thousands of years ago to honor the gods, women's perfume has become a major international business place.
A strangely powerful influence where the mystery is translated into a delicate perfume bottle.
It is no wonder that perfume makers have been described as magicians with supernatural powers.
Essentially, women's perfume is a mixture of fragrant oils, from plants, animals and synthetic sources.
The perfume masters blend and create an overall fragrance from a mixture of a variety of scents.
Around the turn-of-the-century, a man by the name of Charles Piesse came up with the idea of arranging perfume odors based on musical notes.
Plus, the base notes that were the longer-lasting scents which maintained the consistency in a perfume's fragrance.
Combining both of the early approaches, a perfume is identified by the top, middle and lower notes.
They create the initial first scent of a perfume.
Selecting a perfume is a very individual experience.
While shopping for a new perfume, it is ideal to visit a store with a large selection.
As perfume mixes with your body's unique chemistry, do not test fragrances after consuming spicy foods, exercising, while sick, or just after finishing a cigarette.
Always store your perfume in a cool dark place.
Until it is opened, a perfume can last up to 20 years - but once you have used it, you will need to finish it off within two years.
With a signature perfume, it is a way for women to be recognized and remembered - almost primitive, much like nature uses scents with animals.
Perfume is one of the most important accessories of the well-dressed woman, wear it with pride.
Men's cologne does not have the variety of brands found in the women's perfume collections, but there are still amble scents to choose from.
Paris Hilton perfume is a signature fragrance of the celebrity heiress.
With all the multiple creative ventures Paris has undertaken with great success, it is no surprise her perfume would be one of the many flourishing business creations attached to her name.
Of course, it is no surprise that the Paris Hilton perfume was a fast smash hit as well.
In May of 2004, Paris partnered with the Parlux Fragrance House to create her own perfume line.
Even with Parlux's strong background in the perfume marketplace, they were pleasantly surprised at the success of the Paris Hilton perfume launch.
The scent of the Paris Hilton perfume is a blend of frozen apple, peach nectar, freesia, mimosa, jasmine, sandalwood, ylang ylang and oak moss notes.
As a citrus and fruity classified perfume, it offers a light scent that is not too overpowering.
In order to enhance the mysterious quality of the perfume, it is advertised as containing a secret ingredient - guaranteed to increase the wearers allure.
Paris Hilton perfume is a youthful female fragrance and a great gift for the young woman in your life.
The most recent release from the Paris Hilton Perfume House is their Just Me perfume.
Similar in concept to the original Paris Hilton perfume, Just Me was released in 2005.
A romantic scent for day or night, the perfume's life is short at one to five hours, but it sparkles like the champagne in the high society girl's glass.
Take yourself to the romantic streets of Italy, savoring the taste of a fine wine and with the scent of the Dolce & Gabbana perfume lingering in the background.
The aroma of this Dolce & Gabbana fragrance obtains a classic old fashioned perfume style to bring out the elegance in the woman who wears it.
Their signature designer fragrance is known simply as Dolce & Gabbana perfume and was released in 1992.
Although the perfume is in the more expensive class, it is not as intense as some of the competition.
Based on the words of Dolce & Gabbana, the perfume was inspired by personalities such as Italian actresses Sophia Loren, Gina Lollobrigida and Anna Magani - all know for their beauty and strength of spirit.
With the main notes in jasmine, lily of the valley, orange blossom, ivy, basil, mandarin, sandalwood and musk, Dolce & Gabbana perfume provides a widely feminine and provocative scent.
From the craft of Dolce & Gabbana fashion designs, the packaging for the perfume unfolds like a stylish garment.
Ralph Lauren perfume is about the women's fragrances associated with this perfume house.
It was the first time a company launched a men's cologne and women's perfume at the same time.
A Ralph Lauren perfume designed with an element of mystery.
Designed to be sexy and fun, this Ralph Lauren perfume provides zesty notes of mocha cream, spicy cinnamon and maple.
LaurenThis original first Ralph Lauren perfume has withstood the test of time.
More than just a Ralph Lauren perfume, Polo Sport provides a complete body product line for the sporty, but sensual, woman.
The 1998 FiFi Fragrance Star of the Year, Romance is an award winning Ralph Lauren perfume.
Shopping for perfume may require a lot of testing at perfume stores before finding just the right scent.
From department store counters, to specialty fragrance stores, to online retailers, there are a number of perfume stores to choose from.
Perfume counters at department stores are most likely what come to mind when shopping for perfume.
With knowledgeable retail staff to assist in finding the right scent, perfume stores within department stores are often the first stop when fragrance shopping.
This type of perfume store provides more reasonably priced scents, focusing on affordability.
Discount stores, such as Wal-Mart, Kmart and Target also offer many brands of perfume at affordable prices.
Perfume stores can be physical store locations or online storefronts.
With discounted prices on their products (including harder-to-find fragrances), and a focus on service, selection and quality, Perfumania has become a very successful perfume store.
Additionally, there are specialized perfume stores in some cities that allow customers to create customized fragrances.
Of course, since most anything can be purchased online, why should perfume be any different?
The only downfall is that you can't personally sample each scent, so online perfume shopping is best when you have a particular fragrance in mind.
Perfume.com - offers over 8,000 brand name perfume and beauty products at discounted prices.
Vera Wang has been an established fashion designer for over sixteen years and just recently released her own line of Vera Wang Perfume.
Perfume lines can easily extend into other bath and beauty products, and Vera Wang perfume is no exception.
Sarah Jessica Parker Perfume is one of the latest scents to hit the fragrance scene.
Sarah Jessica Parker is the latest in the perfume designing entourage and she is doing well at it.
Like most celebrities, Sarah Jessica did not stop at a perfume alone, marketing also lotion, shower gel, and body butter into her "Lovely" collection.
Sarah Jessica Parker perfume also beholds a sort of timelessness that stretches across generations.
A fan of scent layering (using more than one scent to create a new one), you will find a unique aroma combination in the Sarah Jessica Parker perfume.
Sarah Jessica Parker perfume and the rest of her "Lovely" line are available at many places online, as well as in Sephora and other fine beauty retailers.
A moderately priced fragrance, find Sarah Jessica Parker perfume with a simple Google search or by visiting her website, SarahJessicaParkerBeauty.com.
Perfume fragrances are the mingled aromas delivered to your nose from a tiny little bottle.
Throughout history and modern times, perfume fragrances have been used as a treatment as well as for pleasure.
Different perfume fragrances smell unique to every nose.
Therefore, defining and understand perfume fragrances is a convoluted task.
The fragrance of a perfume is the scents it radiates.
Perfume is not a stagnant fragrance; it changes with body chemistry and time.
The essences of the fragrance composition, commonly called the notes, are the building blocks of the perfume.
The initial whiff of a perfume is the top or head note.
This fragrance is your first impression of a perfume.
The top note sets the mood and is the starting point of a perfume fragrance.
Middle notes are known as the heart of the perfume fragrance.
The mainstay of any perfume, they give body and fullness to the blend.
They are the message your perfume fragrance sends out to those around you.
By intermingling with your essence, the base notes are what make a perfume fragrance unique to you.
The best formula for discovering your own personal scent is to test and analyze your perfume fragrances.
Don't simply smell a perfume from the bottle, but always try it on your skin.
While you may not yet be familiar with Britney Spears' perfume, you've most likely heard of Britney Spears, the pop icon.
As is the general case with celebrity perfumes and other beauty, hair, or skin care products, the perfume is not actually created by Britney Spears.
She is the figurehead, relying on her popularity to aid in the marketing of the perfume.
Don't forget to compare prices and check on websites that sell perfume exclusively, such as FragranceNet.com.
First in the Britney Spears perfume lineup is Curious, introduced in 2004.
In its first full year on the market, Cruious made $100 million and was named the highest selling perfume of 2004.
Because the scent is lighter, eau de toilette may need to be applied more often than perfume.
Try Perfume Originals for a wide selection of fragrance kits for men and women priced at only $20.
Ageing will allow your ingredients to smooth and blend together.Also like a fine wine, a perfume needs to breathe before you can enjoy its true essence.
The top note, or first smell, of your perfume will typically only last a minute.
After five to 30 minutes you will then experience the middle note, or body of you perfume.
When your skin reacts to the oils in your fragrance, about two hours after application, you will then enjoy the base note of your perfume.
Perfume should be applied to your pulse points.
Home fragrances can also be layered by using soap or body wash and a lotion with the same scent as your perfume.
In a tiny product sample vial I received the fragrance, Vivid, for this Liz Claiborne perfume review and was pleasantly surprised by the strength of its scent.
Although I have shopped for Liz Claiborne clothing, I never explored her perfume line before.
Therefore, the benefit of this Liz Claiborne perfume review is clearly shown.
This Liz Claiborne perfume was some of the best I ever smelled.
The blend with sandalwood creates a strong perfume base opposed to an expansive bouquet experience.
If I had a need to go out again in the evening, I would freshen up the perfume to remove these lasting residual effects.
A final comment on this Liz Claiborne perfume review is to encourage you give it your own try.
Unfortunately, it is becoming harder to find Vivid, although most perfume online retailers do carry it.
We've all opened a magazine that overpowers us with the scent of an advertiser's latest perfume.
The results have been similar as tween girls drag their mothers to the retail store to purchase the latest Duff stuff from lip gloss to perfume to apparel.
For a reasonable price, you can get a perfume and lip gloss duo in one unit, saving you time and purse space.
Always test a perfume before purchasing!
In most cases, it's probably safest and best to leave perfume purchases to the wearer.
If you're dying to give your loved one or friend a bottle of perfume, though, there are some techniques to finding a good one.
Here are a few guidelines for selecting perfume gifts.
Find the perfume the recipient loves but you're not sure about the notes involved?
You'll see top, middle, and base notes and a blurb about the perfume itself.
Suspect a perfume may be "the one" but need more information?
Users may have compared it to other similar scents, or they may have similar tastes to those of the recipient and give the perfume in question the thumbs-up or thumbs-down.
Is the person you're buying perfume for your girlfriend, spouse, or lover?
This is the best scenario for purchasing a perfume gift.
Perfume gifts are incredibly easy to find.
On some online sites, you can even find discontinued perfumes, so if you know she's been missing an old favorite, finding it would make an excellent perfume gift she's sure to love.
Some of the best deals on perfume gifts are around the holidays.
You can get matching perfume, lotion, and body wash in a nice display box.
This could be traced to Parker's habit of collecting perfume oils, blending them with drugstore fragrances and formulating her own unique creations.
The actress spent a year developing the newest scent with perfumer Frank Volkl, of the international perfume house Firmenich, and fragrance consultant Anne Gottlieb.
Caron was started by Ernest Daltroff as a perfume boutique in Paris in the year 1904.
A purple perfume bottle is useful for a variety of purposes.
Not only does it look stunning on a vanity, it also makes a beautiful gift for an avid perfume collector.
Whether small and delicate, or large and ostentatious, perfume bottles are often resoundingly breathtaking.
Possibly no other vanity accessory comes quite as close to accomplishing what the perfume bottle does with its unique designs, unconventional methods of crafting, and variety of uses.
It's quite obvious that a perfume bottle is used first and foremost to store fragrances.
Empty perfume bottles are available in a variety of styles and for different purposes.
Many women use perfume bottles simply as decorative accessories, whether on their bedroom vanities or in other parts of the home, such as powder rooms and living rooms.
Available in various colors and made of strikingly different materials, perfume bottles exemplify elegance in a way that few other accessories truly can.
Shiny, gleaming, matte, translucent, opaque, lightweight, heavy - no matter what its particular traits may be, a perfume bottle is sure to delight even the most casual fragrance fan with its beauty.
An empty purple perfume bottle is an outstanding gift idea for that hard-to-please individual who seems to have everything.
Tutu Bottle: A budding ballerina shouldn't be without this precious perfume bottle.
Purveyors of the highly unusual will flock to this crystal perfume bottle, perhaps for a reason slightly apart from its beauty.
Men and women alike tend to fall in love with this designer perfume, calling it "beautiful," "deep," and "sexy," and wishing they could find it more easily in countries like Germany, India, and South Africa.
The Naomagic perfume seems to have been discontinued.
Liz Claiborne Perfume: Created in 1986, this everyday fragrance is still relevant, with notes of jasmine, oak moss, mandarin and sandalwood.
Created in 1996, the cologne and perfume were marketed as the ideal everyday fragrances for confident, on-the-go individuals.
Partnering with prestige fragrance distributor Parlux, Hilton introduced her first self-titled perfume.
Here's what is currently available in Paris Hilton perfume gift sets.
The Paris Spectacular Gift Set contains a 3.4 oz. eau du parfum (EDP) spray, 2 oz. glistening body lotion, 1 oz. EDP spray and .25 oz. solid perfume.
This is available for purchase at Perfume Bay.
It's available to purchase at Perfume Bay.
The minerals are refined to a dust-like substance, and the products contain broad spectrum sun protection and are free of irritants like dye, oil, talc, alcohol and perfume.
Though primarily a perfume outlet, the online retailer sells an impressive selection of makeup at discounted prices.
Spritz your love letter with your favorite perfume: sign, seal and deliver.
Today, though, the Internet has made it possible to track down everything from your favorite perfume in high school to the lip gloss you swore by in college.
Marc Jacobs Rain perfume is an exciting women's fragrance from this well-known designer.
Fresh and modern, this perfume offers a unique combination of scents.
Along with his infamous fashion empire, Marc Jacobs also offers a body care line including indulgent fragrances for men and women; Eau De Parfum, perfume purse spray, body crèmes, and shower gels.
Signature Marc Jacobs Perfume for Men: A subtle, sexy men's fragrance with notes of bergamot, ginger, fig, rose, cyclamen, cedar wood, and tonka bean.
Signature Marc Jacobs Perfume for Women: A fresh twist on the classic scent of Gardenia.
Essence: The first perfume from Marc Jacobs, this feminine scent is warm and rich with hints of gardenia, jasmine, and Turkish rose.
A luxurious perfume including notes of wild strawberry, violet leaves, and ruby red grapefruit.
These softly-scented, limited-edition perfume splashes are released seasonally in different collections.
The first Marc Jacobs Splash collection, released in 2006, included the very popular Marc Jacobs Rain perfume in the fist Splash trio -- Rain, Cotton, and Grass.
The Splash collection was also unique when it was introduced because most high-end designer perfume names focus on the Eau De Parfums, leaving Marc Jacobs to debut the designer body splash.
The perfume comes in and Eau De Toilette spray.
Marc Jacobs perfume for men - like the fashions and women's fragrances from this well-known house of design - offers a sense of subtle luxury and modernity.
The fragrance collection has more products available for women than men, with signature women's perfume, and several other women's scents, such as the revolutionary designer body splash line that started with the popular Rain Splash.
Marc Jacobs Men is the men's fragrance collection that includes the men's perfume along with other body care products in a scent that is at once classic and contemporary, masculine and refreshing.
Marc Jacobs perfume for men is simply called Marc Jacobs Men, and this signature scent was introduced in 2001.
The lighter nature of this perfume makes is a perfect everyday, daytime or weekend cologne for men.
You can purchase the perfume and other items form the Marc Jacobs Men line from upscale department stores, such as Nordstrom's, along with other perfume and health and beauty care retailers.
Stores that sell the cologne include the perfume retailers listed below.
Perfume.com: Both sizes of the perfume are available, along with the mini EDT spray and a 2 piece after shave and cologne gift set.
This set includes a 1.7 ounce eau de toilette spray and a .02 ounce daisy shaped ring filled with a pot of Daisy solid perfume.
Tucked inside a round, gold cosmetic case with a large white daisy emblem, the set includes a 3.4 ounce eau de toilette spray, a 5 ounce body lotion and a Daisy perfume ring in the gold metallic pouch.
One of the best resources for discounted fragrances is Perfume Emporium.
For those special dates, major events and big nights out, Essence is the perfume to turn to.
Luxe Perfumes are an indulgent rendition of the popular Jennifer Lopez Live perfume.
Like many celebrities, Jennifer Lopez has a popular perfume collection.
JLo's first perfume, Glow, attained incredible popularity, and was followed up with Glow After Dark, a spicier, muskier version of the original.
Other Jennifer Lopez perfume collections include Still, Deseo and Deseo for Men, and the Live Perfumes.
The original Live perfume was first released in 2005, was a scent inspired by JLo's love for dancing, which makes her feel truly alive.
Live Luxe, created by perfumer Claudette Belnavis, was released the following year and offers a new take on the original Live perfume -- with a slightly different inspiration.
Summer Perfume: Fruit and floral-based scents like Live Luxe are wonderful for summer fragrances.
Perfumania: Carries the larger perfumes, as well as a perfume gift set with the shimmer lotion, roller ball perfume, and mini spray perfume.
Perfume Emporium: All sizes of the perfume are sold here, along with the gift set and body lotion.
Although you cannot purchase perfumes directly from the site, you can view footage from the commercials, learn more on the inspirations behind her popular fragrances, and watch for free perfume samples of new scents.
Whether you're hunting for the perfect holiday gift or just want to treat yourself to a new scent, you may have some luck with Marc Jacobs perfume gift sets.
Not only are Marc Jacobs perfume gift sets readily available, they're usually easy to find at a discounted price.
This set, which includes an eau de parfum spray, a body lotion and a deluxe miniature perfume, is packaged in a sassy black signature tote.
Many, if not most, of Marc Jacobs's scents, both current and discontinued, are available online at discount perfume boutiques.
Before you purchase a new perfume, free sample size scents can help you decide if a fragrance compliments your body chemistry prior to making the splurge.
Most every department store or drugstore that carries higher end fragrances has a fragrance counter stocked with testers of perfume and cologne.
Most mass produced fragrances offer what is called a free perfume sample for extended fragrance testing.
Whether it is to promote the launch of a new fragrance or to market a well-known scent of perfume, free sample size testers are normally packaged in a small plastic or glass vial, holding a minute amount of the scent.
Hit any garage sale or flea market and you're bound to find a few perfume vials available for purchase.
These (often dusty) samples may have been stored improperly, or may be so old that the perfume has lost its scent entirely.
Overstock Perfume: Whether your tastes run more designer or mainstream, chances are you'll find something you love here.
Overstock Perfume will also price match prodcts if you happen to find a particular scent for less at another retailer.
Perfume Junky: Attention, fragrance junkies: You'll undoubtedly find a fabulous scent at this haven for bargain colognes.
So Sexy perfume is more than just a scent with an intriguing name.
More than just a familiar face on the big screen, he is also the man behind Antonio Banderas Seductive Fragrances, a collection of scents inspired by his childhood interest in perfume.
Daring, sexy and a little bit mysterious, So Sexy perfume is a limited edition scent launched in 2007.
Banderas envisions the woman who wears his Diavolo perfume as "sensual, magnetic, independent and mysterious."
You've found the perfume of your dreams, but you aren't sure it will last the night.
Rarely do I find myself attracted enough to a perfume to actually test it out for more than a few days, but Lancôme Magnifique drew me right in.
The latest offering is the women's perfume Magnifique, which I was delighted to test out for a couple of weeks.
Free of chemicals, dyes, perfume, preservatives, talc, mineral oils and other potentially harmful ingredients, mineral makeup is known for its skin-nourishing properties.
With its perfect ratio of Mexican vanilla bourbon to dry vanilla bean (plus a hint of spicy orchid flower to round it out), it's nearly the perfect vanilla perfume.
For that reason I have a certain fondness for this type of formula - it's easy and quick to apply, and it's so petite it can fit anywhere, unlike traditional perfume bottles.
One Drop Perfume is an oil-based fragrance concept manufactured by Egyptian Potion that promises long wear without the evaporation that occurs in alcohol-based essences.
If you're looking for a perfume that wears well while offering a wide range of scent varieties, you may be interested in switching to an oil based fragrance such as One Drop Perfume.
Unlike alcohol based perfume which quickly dissipates once it's applied to the skin, oil settles and absorbs into the skin at a much slower rate.
This perfume has staked many claims against typical over the counter alcohol-based scents.
Pure perfume oils are much more intense than alcohol-based fragrances.
You can expect that an application of just a few drops of scented oil will cover all of your pulse points, hence the name One Drop Perfume.
If you're a fan of Madonna, Candy Perfume Girl is not unknown to you.
One listen to Madonna Candy Perfume Girl ensures that the song is not exactly about candy or perfume.
Delving or analyzing deeper, one might draw comparisons between the creativity expressed by music and fragrance - but that's about as far as it goes when it comes to relating the song to perfume!
Considering so many celebrities have hopped aboard the perfume bandwagon and added their names to everything from perfume to lipstick, it almost seems unbelievable that a trailblazer like Madonna would not have done it first.
Launched in 2004, Britney Spears Curious perfume is a floral blend of white flowers, vanilla and musk, sure to please the romantic woman or mischievous girl who has playful zest for life.
When you're out shopping for Curious perfume, keep in mind how a fragrance breaks down so that you'll know what to expect with long-term Curious perfume wear.
Curious which notes make Curious perfume intensely sweet?
Top notes: Curious perfume has the following top notes: pear, magnolia and tuberose.
Base notes: For the rich and everlasting warmth in Curious perfume, you'll experience a base composed of musk, vanilla and precious wood notes.
A Clinique cologne stick is perfume in a solid form.
The original perfume, Aromatics Elixir, has has celebrated nearly four decades of success.
This invigorating perfume is bright without overpowering, retaining a bit of softness and femininity.
For those that love romantic and feminine perfumes, the Wealth of Flowers perfume pencil will be a favorite.