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Primordial Scents Earth Perfumes

Primordial Scents Earth
Primordial Scents Earth

Continuing with the Primordial Scents Earth Perfumes:

Esscentual Alchemy Primordial Earth
Esscentual Alchemy Primordial Earth

Esscentual Alchemy Primordial Forest

Notes listed include woods, musks, green florals, spice and citrus. PERFUMER – Amanda Feeley

Primordial Forest reminds me of a cool, damp forest floor. I pick up on black licorice and dew. With time the perfume gets woodsier. I get fir and evergreen… Continue reading | 11 Comments

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Perfume Pharmer Strawberry Passion Natural Perfume: EauMG’s Impressions

I’ve been asked to give my 2 cents on 2 scents. What we have here are 2 strawberry perfumes by perfumer Kedra Hart (Opus Oils) – Green and Cream. These are both all natural perfumes made with Martha’s Vineyard strawberry essences (by Perfume Pharmer). We have 2 different takes on strawberries.

Perfume Pharmer Strawberry Passion perfume

Here are my impressions:

Cream #2 notes include Martha’s Vineyard strawberry flower essence, pink pepper, bergamot, tangerine, boronia, peach, raspberry, strawberry, amber, vanilla, patchouli, beach found ambergris, and sandalwood

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Opus Oils Voodoo Natural Perfume Review

Opus Oils Voodoo perfume

A film inspired by a fragrance…

I feel like I could write a terrible (terribly wonderful) 1970’s b-film or Blaxploitation script based on Opus Oils Voodoo. It inspires me like that. So, how do I get my script into the hands of Quentin Tarantino?

The leading actress – Pam Grier

And Tiger Powers, the model on the perfume model, should be in this too. I’ll give him the required Blaxploitation role of FBI agent that kills Pam Grier’s lover by accident (he’s… Continue reading | 4 Comments

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Opus Oils Absintheo Perfume Oil Review

Ray Milland

Absintheo is the “masculine” fragrance in Opus Oils’ Absinthe Collection. This collection consists of a his and hers fragrance made with real wormwood. Why put masculine in quotations? I consider this fragrance very much unisex and a must try for anyone looking for a fruity fig fragrance.

Opus Oils Absintheo perfume

Absintheo opens up as a sweet wormwood pastille and tea leaves. A fruity fig shows up. The fragrance is ripe and fruity with some… Continue reading | 8 Comments

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Opus Oils Champagne Roses Tea Review

Opus Oils Champagne Roses Tea

Rose Week 2012

Opus Oils creates more than perfumes! They also have a great range of perfumed tea. I couldn’t think of a better one to talk about for Valentine’s Day than Champagne Roses.

“Roses with absolutes of rose and tuberose.”

What does it look like? Dried rose petals.

What does it smell like? Dried rose petals.

I’ve brewed the rose petals for 4 minutes in boiling water to drink as a tea. It has a citrusy… Continue reading