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    I understand that you're supposed to store your fragrances in a cool dry and dark place. Is it cool if I store mine in my closet? I have my heater on sometimes and my room becomes pretty warm, that is on purpose though lol.

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    That's fine. Those fluctuations aren't a big problem. It become a problem when if your room goes back and forth from cool to oven temperatures.

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    It's certainly fine to keep them in your closet as long as it stays cool inside, since your running a heater. I don't think the heater is going to make it warm enough to ruin your fragrances, but it's best to be safe than sorry.
    You will find some members actually keep there expensive frags in an electric wine cooler or mini fridge! I keep mine out on my dresser because my bedroom does not get that warm and my fragrances are out of direct sunlight and they do just fine.
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    Thank you to both of you!

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    You should have no worries.

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    I just bought a floor cabinet with front door and drawer. Instead of clear class, it has privacy glass(wavy,can't see straight thought it)
    Does anyone else store theirs in a cabinet like this? I'm a little apprehensive about getting a fridge since these fragrances aren't meant to be stored cold. Couldn't you get water inside the bottles from condensation if you put them in a fridge?
    Some say yes, some say no... I don't really know so the floor cabinet works for me

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    Your storage cabinet sounds fine. No need to get a fridge.
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    It's only direct sunlight that should be avoided

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    Sunlight is a fragrances biggest enemy, if you store them properly they can last up to 10-15 years
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    Would like a small wine cooler or something similar one day, but for now I just use a drawer in a dresser. Dresser itself is not exposed to large amounts of direct sunlight.

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    Closet/cabinet storage was more than OK for me so far- never affected the fragrances stored there any way.

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    Sounds fine. Just never in the bathroom or in sunlight.

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