Perfume has been around for 1000;s of years, With Queen Cleopatra, using it to show her power, Marie Antionette using perfume to cover up unwelcome smells in her royal palace, Napolean went through a bottle a day and even drank a few drops before a battle
To feel fresh, seductive, elegant, confident, relaxed, uplifted. expressing one's personality. The scent sparks a cheerful memory or just wear it for pleasure.
*Olfactive means of or relating to sense of smell
Noses,Notes, Accords, EDT, EDP - Confused?, Don't worry, Read on?
Is a perfumer with an amazing an very rate ability to identify thousands of smells
There are more trained astronauts in the world than noses. And Avon only works with the best of the best of the noses in the world,
A Note is a single ingredient, where as an accord is a combination of ingredients
Accords are used to recreate smells that hard to capture, Like a Sea Side feeling
So a perfumers job is to combine several notes to create a "sea side accord"
If you think of perfume as a triangle with Top notes, Heart notes, and at the bottom base notes
Top notes are where you get your initial impression of the perfume and typically last only a few minutes, Examples of these are citrus, watery, fruity and aromatic
Heart notes are the character and can last up to 4 hours, and the notes or accords used can be flowers or spicy.
Base notes give you the memorable impression and last the longest Examples of notes and accords are woods, musk, amber and vanilla
Tip one - Spray on the wrist and leave it to warm for at least 15 minutes before you decide if you like it or not
Tip two - Then after 30 minutes spray some on the other wrist and smell, Notice the difference between top and heart notes
Tip three - Remember any perfume you order and don't like can be returned free. No questions asked for 28 days after - So try absolutely risk free
It all boils down to the quantity of the perfume oil in the alcohol.
Eau de toilette as you can see has a lesser concentration and hence is a lighter perfume making it ideal for the summer.
Eau de Parfum is more concentrated and rich, making it perfect for scent-lovers or for the winter season.
No elegance is possible without wearing perfume t's the unseen, unforgettable, ultimate accessory,t's the unseen, unforgettable, ultimate accessory,- Coco Chanel.
A lot of people wear three perfumes, one for daytime, one for work and one for an evening out., after all you have a wardrobe full of clothes, so there is a perfume too for any occasion!
Apply to pulse points it's where the body generates most heat and it will male the scent radiate
Contrary to popular belief don;t run your wrists together as this can alter the scent
Perfume is very much a personal experience, so to create something unique to you why not mix two perfumes together?
Store perfume away from light and humidity, this helps to preserve the scent longer.
Avon is one of the biggest perfume companies in the world, selling 450 bottles per minute. It is also the oldest beauty firm in the world with a 130 year old history
Did you know the first Avon lady was man? David H McConnel in 1886 in New York taught himself to male perfume He was a travelling book sales person who gave the perfume away with his books. he made an important discovery The perfume was more popular with the house-wives than the books. The New California Perfume company was formed which we now know as Avon.
Starting with just five odours to the introduction in 1906 of Avon Musk which became the best selling scent of he 80's from any brand Avon know how to produce perfume.
Working only with master perfumers who spend as much time and creative effort as they do with the more luxury brands,
Avon only partner with the finest fragrance houses in the world. The experts in the industry.
Avon are proven at innovation and only use the finest ingredients in their perfumes, meaning the perfume has long last freshness and is made to perform
Avon Far-Away the biggest selling perfume of them all uses special ingredient of Madagascan Vanilla - Exclusively to Avon
The precious flower Neroli is the signature ingredient in Today, Tomorrow and Always. It tales 1000 kg of Neroli petals to make just 1kg of essential oil
All perfumes are rigorously tested by industry experts and Avon's best selling brands are proven to last all day.
Avon perfume is often put up again't premium competition in blind tests and frequently out performs them.
Avon perfume is award winning, with Duet the winner of four prestigious awards, including the Fragrance Foundation award - The Oscars of the perfume world.
There are four kinds of perfume customer? Which one are you?
Are you a collector? The one who loves to collect as many perfumes as you can and all their complimentary products? You will love Avon's extensive range
Perhaps you are a Loyal who sticks to the one brand of perfume, Remember perfume is like your clothes in your wardrobe, There is a perfume for any all all occasions
Maybe you are generous who loves giving gifts, You will love Avon perfume gift selections
Or you are the Luxury lover who only buys expensive perfumes, Avon only works with world renowned designers who also develop for the premium brands