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Perfume Blog
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Learning new words
I was reading a review here yesterday, and I learned a new word: meretricious. I love words, and I'd never come across this one before, so I had to look it up. It means "alluring by a show of flashy or vulgar attractions; tawdy; or based on pretense, deception, or insincerity." As it turns out, that very day I came across the same word in Chandler Burr's book The Perfect Scent! I have...
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I need a scientist for this dilemma!
My body is weird regarding the applications of fragrances. It has become a scientific issue with me.I used to spray my left wrist once, and then lightly rub my arms together and then over the top of my hair. I began noticing that when I did that, the scent on my right arm died faster than on my left (first-sprayed) arm. So, I now spritz my left arm once and then...
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I finally bought it...
Apparently around Christmas, Paco Rabanne put out a gift set of Olympea with a large spray perfume, a small mini splash, and a body lotion. In Marshall's, somehow the large spray went missing or got broken, so they marked down the rest of the set to clearance in January at $40. I thought that was nuts--forty bucks for a mini and a small body lotion?! Craziness. It never sold....
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My first blog post
This is pretty cool--my own place to write a blog! I can pretend that I am someone important, and that what I say matters! I'm pretty sure no one will read this, but I am glad I can write down my thoughts anyway! LOLI'm just an ordinary stay-at-home-mom who enjoys perfume. I am the only one amongst my friends and acquaintances who really has an affinity for scents and loves talking...