There are various occasions throughout the year where gifts are a way of showing affection and care, but with numerous options of gift items, why buy someone a perfume as a gift!?
Smell, the strongest sense that we have. So powerful that it can transport you back to places that you have been or tap into most significant memories. What else would be the best gift than one that would create everlasting memories.
Some great fragrances you can consider gifting on the next special occasion;
  • For Her: Burberry’s My Burberry Blush; a floral fruity fragrance with a sparkling twist and D&G Dolce; A floral boquet
  • For Him: Carolina Herrera’s CH Prive: Essence of a seducer and Paco Rabanne’s Invictus; the scent of victory.
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There is something about the new year every time it comes around. We set goals and resolutions.
This time around we decided it’s time to get ‘the sexy back’. We signed up for gym and one of us, the
fit petite one, decided to do pole dancing. We are really excited about how all this is going to turn out and
we’ll keep you posted.
Fun tips: From our experience when it comes to what perfume to wear during your workouts, we have
compiled a list of some of the best fragrances that you can try out;

What is your go to Gym Fragrance?

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Parfum

Parfum, also known as extrait de parfum or pure perfume, has the highest fragrance concentration. Parfum will contain anywhere from 15% to 40% fragrance however concentration is generally between 20% to 30% for most parfums. Of all scents, Parfum generally  commands the highest price of all the fragrance types due to the high concentration of fragrance. People with sensitive skin may do better with parfums as they have far less alcohol than other fragrance types and therefore are not as likely to dry out the skin.

Eau de Parfum

After parfum, eau de parfum (EDP) has the next highest concentration of fragrance. Eau de parfum generally has a fragrance concentration of between 15% and 20%. On average,  it is generally less expensive that parfum and while it does have a higher concentration of alcohol than parfum, it is better for sensitive skin than other fragrance types. Eau de parfum is one of the most common fragrance types and is suitable for everyday wear.

Eau de Toilette

Eau de toilette (EDT) has a fragrance concentration of between 5% and 15%. It is cheaper than eau de parfum and is one of the most popular types of fragrance available. EDT is considered by some to be for daywear while eau de parfum is considered nightwear. The term eau de toilette came from the French term “faire sa toilette” which means getting ready.

Eau de Cologne

Eau de cologne, or EDC, has a much lower concentration of fragrance than the above types of perfume. EDC generally has a 2% to 4% percent concentration of fragrance and a high concentration of alcohol. It is cheaper than other types of fragrance. EDC generally comes in bigger bottles and more of the fragrance needs to be used. Originally eau de cologne referred to a traditional recipe that used herb and citrus notes with little anchoring with base notes.

Eau Fraiche

Eau fraiche is similar to eau de cologne in that the scent will generally last for up to two hours. Eau fraiche has an even lower concentration of fragrance than eau de cologne, normally only 1% to 3%. While eau fraiche has a low fragrance concentration, it does not contain a high amount of alcohol. Along with the fragrance, the remainder of eau fraiche is mostly water

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