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La Bella Figura Paris Natural Perfume Oil Review

La Bella Figura Paris

Paris – a place that never ceases to inspire perfumes…

La Bella Figura Paris opens with herbaceous, cooling lavender and green herbs. Once it warms on my skin I pick up the most on tarragon and cool earth giving the feel of a damp herb garden in early spring. And then you walk into a bar. It’s slightly smoky with apricot infused sipping whiskey with vanilla. The dry down is classic feeling “parfum” with oakmoss and woods. The brand describes Paris as “floral” but the… Continue reading

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Huitieme Art Naiviris EDP Perfume Review

Huitieme Art Naiviris EDP

Huitième Art Naïviris is a simple fragrance with two accords listed that I’ve never sniffed before. I can’t find any info on “African red iris” and I’m only familiar with zebra wood in the context of fancy mod furniture. I have no clue what either of these things smell like in “real life” but here’s what Naïviris smells like:

Naiviris opens as with a lipstick waxiness and powdery iris that reminds me of the “makeup” in Dior Homme. It’s rooty and vegetal. Reminds me… Continue reading | 4 Comments