Beauty & Fashion
Once upon a scent
NEVER SURE WHICH FRAGRANCE TO WEAR FOR THE OCCASION?
The experts at Avon share the following tips:
A ROMANTIC DATE NIGHT
Opt for a fragrance that seeks that magnetic attraction and ignites passion. Ideal scents would be woody, fruity or musk.
A FUN NIGHT OUT WITH THE GIRLS
You want a timeless classic, a scent that perfectly embodies your casual elegance. Ideal scents would be floral or oriental.
A BUSINESS MEETING
Wear a scent that provides the ultimate boost of confidence and power. Ideal scents would be warm woods and precious musk.
A TIME OF PERSONAL REFLECTION
Immerse yourself in a scent that offers a lush and liberating journey of the senses. The ideal scents would be floral and oriental.
TIPS TO GET THE MOST FROM YOUR FRAGRANCE:
1. Store your fragrance in a cool and dry place.
2. Ensure that your skin is moisturised.
3. Apply your fragrance onto your wrist, neck, behind your ears, or on your hair.
4. Hold the fragrance 10-15cm away when spritzing.
5. Don’t rub your wrists together.
Issey Miyake’s Florale EDT is a light and delicate scent with sparkling floral undertones, R1 130.
Rose Goldea EDP from Bvlgari includes top notes of musk, rose, pomegranate, middle notes of jasmine, rose and base notes of frankincense and sandalwood, R1 680 for 50ml.
Velvet Orchid EDP from Tom Ford is an oriental floral that evolves the iconic Tom Ford black orchid into a fragrance with notes of cool citrus, dramatic petals, honey and rum, R2 500 for 100ml.
Safari EDP from Ralph Lauren is a warm floral fragrance with notes of mandarin, rose, lemon and orange blossom, R1 730 for 75ml.
Aromatics in Black EDP from Clinique is a bold undercurrent of precious myrrh and delicious fruit and exotic floral notes, R1 500 for 100ml.
Black Opium EDP by Yves Saint Laurent boasts gourmand floral entices with notes of black coffee, white florals and vanilla, R1 900 for 90ml.
Stella EDP is the first scent from Stella McCartney and pays homage to the English rose, evoking the scent of a rose in full bloom, R1 395 for 100ml.
Women EDP by Michael Kors boasts notes of tuberose, orange flower, apricot and Cashmir wood, R1 695 for 100ml.
Divine Decadence EDP Marc Jacobs is the sparkling champagne interpretation of the original fragrance, but in a more effervescent, floral way, R1 700 for 100ml.
Miss Dior EDP from Dior combines the beauty of Grasse rose and Damascus rose with Calabrian bergamot, R2 855 for 150ml.