When it’s nearing 50 degrees celsius outside and I’m running from meeting to meeting, a quick spritz of a “clean-smelling” fragrance throughout the day keeps me feeling shower-fresh and energised.
Gucci has announced Jared Leto as the new face of its Guilty fragrance.
Middle Eastern perfume-lovers are famously hard to impress. When your consumers can spot the difference between a Damascene and Bulgarian rose and can categorise spice notes in the blink of an eye, it can be difficult to create something that will appeal, let alone impress, such refined noses. But lo and behold, Jo Malone London have done it again!
Whether it’s a slick of crimson lipstick or the perfect stiletto shoe, nothing says “Im here” better than a killer shade of red. And now Estée Lauder are taking it one step further by showing you what red smells like.
“Tea to the English is really a picnic indoors.” – Alice Walker
And that was exactly the case at the launch of Jo Malone London‘s latest fragrance collection, Rock the Ages . With an epic afternoon English tea set before us, Debbie Wild, the brand’s Lifestyle Director, took us on an olfactory journey through the history of Britain.
Laurent Mazzone is a man with a passion for fragrance. “To me perfume is a philosophy of life,” he said when I met him on his recent visit to Dubai. “They are always linked to deep emotions and personal preferences. Colours like black or an expression of music I love.” His are perfumes created for the skin, with wafts of warmth and intimacy floating in every spritz.