I really like Drakkar Noir. And Davidoff Cool Water. Back once I was a young person and people have been the most well liked scents earlier than the likes of Calvin Klein’s Eternity or CK One. And since these early days I’ve gone via bottles and bottles of fragrances, from those who I actually favored to these with well-played advert campaigns (you realize, those with the hunky topless males beckoning you to scent, or scent like, them).
Fast ahead 20 years and I can safely say I do know higher. Besides the truth that one’s nostril evolves over time, you additionally study it’s not the way it smells from the bottle that’s vital, however somewhat the way it smells in your pores and skin. Or the areas on which you need to apply scent, completely different for each women and men. Which brings me to Penhaligon’s, a British model based in 1872. Priding itself on creating unique scents that include their very own anecdotal tales, every is extra uncommon and distinctive than the following. Take for instance, Blenheim Bouquet, certainly one of my private favourites that I’ve been utilizing for some time now that’s a wondrous mix of citrus, spice and all issues good.
Back to the put up correct. For Valentine’s Day Penhaligon’s is shining the highlight on their Love Potion No. 9 assortment, a duo of scents that can be utilized interchangeably. In different phrases, whereas they scent somewhat distinct on their very own (the one for boys has high notes of mandarin, bergamot and rosewood, whereas the women’ model accommodates a mixture of candy floral notes, spices and musk), you possibly can swop scents with the one you love for those who each bought a set.
If you’re eager to take a look at the fragrances for your self and the one you love, Penhaligon’s provides scent profiling, the place a educated member of the employees will construct a profile based mostly in your likes and dislikes and current a number of scents that might be finest fitted to you. And if that isn’t incentive sufficient, you’ll additionally be capable of buy your second bottle at 10% off, a particular promotion they’re working from now until Valentine’s Day. Looking for a present that’s tailor-made to your olfactory senses and a tad extra distinctive come February? This might simply be it.
Love Potion No. 9 begins from SGD153 for a 50 ml bottle. To e-book your appointment, name Penhaligon’s at 6634 1040 for ION Orchard or 6688 7520 for Marina Bay Sands. Or try Penhaligon’s Singapore on Facebook for extra info.