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5 benefits of choosing a natural perfume

From time immemorial perfumes have been all natural botanical formulae. Chanel No 5 was the first mass-marketed perfume to utilize synthetics on a large commercial scale  The first perfume house to use synthetics was a French house called Houbigant after Coumarin was isolated from Tonka Beans in 1868. 1,021 more words


Aromatic Alchemy

Fragrance lovers, foodies and flower enthusiasts from across the province gathered at The Hedge Shed last week for a workshop on making perfume.

One can be certain to meet interesting people at this venue and leave inspired. 826 more words

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Eden Perfumes Brighton — Ethereal Vanilla

I am blown away by the quality and value of these perfumes. I’ve wanted to try them for ages and my only regret is that I didn’t try them sooner! 6 more words


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Florescent Trial Kit, $15, Photo Cred: Florescent

A few weeks ago, I wrote about perfumes for Valentine’s Day. There was a lot of talk about yucky chemicals (FYI, synthetic fragrances contain petroleum- and coal-derived chemicals and carcinogenic ingredients), pushy sales people, bad reactions, yada yada yada ( 612 more words

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