Perfume

Tom Ford’s New Perfume Is Extrême

April 16, 2019

This month, Tom Ford released a brand new addition to its luxury Private Blend line. Don’t assume this lavender base is a familiar spa fragrance; as with all things Tom Ford, Lavender Extrême pushes all industry norms to create something truly mesmeric. The prefatory blend of two extracted French lavender plants introduces a racy citrus […]

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Opulent perfume bottle breaks three world records

April 12, 2019

April 12 (UPI) — A Dubai company unveiled a perfume bottle with more than 3,500 inset diamonds and three Guinness World Record titles. Guinness confirmed the bottle for Shumukh, a unisex fragrance made by Spirit of Dubai Parfums, is a world record holder for most diamonds set on a perfume bottle, with 3,571 of the gems on […]

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Perfume: pop, presence, personality, plus!

April 6, 2019

Members of J-pop group Perfume (Photo from Perfume) The Japanese pop girl group Perfume conquered their native country, branched out to international touring, and became the first J-Pop group ever to be booked at California’s prestigious Coachella Festival. They’re also performing at the Paramount Theatre on April 10. Perfume is made up of Ayano Omoto, […]

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The perfume industry is moving towards sustainable fragrances

April 5, 2019

For more than 4,000 years, people have relied on plants to produce an array of fragrances used in perfumes. Archaeologists have found the remains of distillation units in the Indus valley dating as far back as four millenia. They have discovered evidence that the Persian civilisation had mastered sophisticated techniques to extract essential oils from […]

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Career criminal who stole Viagra and perfume by David Beckham caught out by tiny fragments of glass on clothing

March 26, 2019

A burglar smashed his way into two pharmacies and grabbed a haul including boxes of Viagra and David Beckham perfume. Jason Schofield targeted two stores in Birstall and Cleckheaton between June and September last year. His solicitor described him as a heroin and cocaine addict whose life revolves around committing offences. The 46-year-old was found guilty of […]

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There’s Now a Semen-Scented Perfume That Literally Smells Like Sex

March 25, 2019

I’m not super picky when it comes to perfume. Smells citrusy? Great. Floral? Even better. It has woody undertones, you say? Now I’m really intrigued. But there actually are a few scents I would turn up my nose to, like, oh I don’t know, semen. Yet the Parisian fragrance company Etat Libre d’Orangethis link opens in a new tab is currently […]

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Thieves steal £1.7m-worth of perfume from lorry trailer

March 23, 2019

A lorry trailer containing £1.7m-worth of perfume has been stolen in Oxfordshire. Thieves hitched the trailer to their own HGV tractor unit which they had used to force open gates where it was being stored. The theft happened on 10 March between 22:12 and 22:22 GMT, according to the National Vehicle Crime Intelligence Service. The […]

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