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How to figure out your signature scent

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27 September
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The scent is a memory, a path from outside to inside. The scent is a world in itself and it has the power to create adventures, the stir of emotions.

To get to know the scent that truly represents you, there are certain steps to take into consideration. First get to know yourself. Second, get to know the world around you, get closer to nature, to smells and fragrances, discover the diversity of scents and what nature can offer you.

The top notes, the middle notes and the base notes of a fragrance

After this, the bond between you and the link can be at a quick search like that on women's perfume that can bring more information to you. So, you need to know that scents are divided into categories like a triangle: top notes, middle notes and base notes and each of them unveils a certain fragrance. The top notes are mainlt the fruit notes and are made of small molecules and that is the part which evaporates the fastest, like fifteen minutes. The middle notes represent the floral, the herbal part, the one that comes up after the top notes disappear. They last at around half an hour. It is the strongest part of the scent. The base notes are those vanilla, chocolate, musk, wood, the elements that bring savour to the whole fragrance and contain the largest molecules which means it lasts longer, even up to an entire day. 

Don't smell too many scents at a time

Before you buy, you need to get to know those scent. Though, you should know that after about 5-10 test, your nose will have the same smell for everyone, so take it easy. Don't rush into too many! After you choose a scent, spray it onto your skin, on one wrist. 

Which version of a scent are you?

When you get to choose your scent, it's time to decide on which version of it. An Eau Fraiche is the lightest version and lasts up to an hour, the Eau de Cologne folows with a composition of 2-4% perfume oils in alcohol and water and lasts up to two hours. The strong one is Eau de Toilette which lasts till three hours. The strongest is the Perfume which contains 15-20% pure essence and can last up to the whole day. 

In the end, is you the fragrance who gives the perfect tone to a scent! Choose the perfect match for you!