Someone posted about "finding that elusive 'sexy' scent." For me, it kind of brought up my first post on this topic again. in a slight twist on what I wrote in the first scent-as-aphrodisiac blog post, this was my reply to that thread:
Even assuming that scents really do have aphrodisiac properties (which I am inclined to doubt — see my blog post here), I wonder if the same one would really work on everybody, don't you?
I mean, my experience is that different
Ok, so wanting something fresh and pretty today I decided to go for Hypnotic Poison Eau Sensuelle again. I love most of the other poisons so I was really excited to get it as a gift and couldn't wait to try it out. My first spritz was a big let down. Its really pretty and by any definition smells 'good' but I found it so dessert-like and it faded so quickly I was starting to scope out friends collections to initiate a swap. Thought I'd revisit today because well I'm desperate and my friends all
Brand: Das Aromatisches Blog
Perfumer: Erik Kormann
Olfactive family: Gourmet -chocolate iris
Olfactive notes: Frankincense, rosewood, coriander, Frambione, musk, patchouli, iris concrete, cardamom, vanilla, tolu balm, coumarin.
Description by the brand: "Cute and Cuddly. An incense perfume that smells a bit like chocolate".
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Its been a Pan type of Day…
The moss on the trees have blossomed to full lush vibrant green, and the sounds of all the melting is a song of release and promise..I think of spring and my thoughts return to the idea of bringing back a past KittyWitch Perfumery favorite..
“Pan’s Pleasure”…with a base of amber, and sandelwood I play with revamping the recipe.. I have been recently intoxicated with vetivert so thats a must.. ohh maybe moss oak, cedar, or deerstounge.. Looking for that deep,
The Humor of Bad Taste and The Bad Taste of Humor - An Age-Old Dilemma
Inspired by a forthright discussion with some of the ladies here at Basenotes, two of my favorite characters explore a thorny question of social cohesion versus individual freedom of expression. Two brothers on very different paths in life, but still united by their love of fragrance, and perhaps
Updated 7th March 2011 at 02:39 AM by Redneck Perfumisto
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