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Paco Rabanne Olympea EDP Perfume Review

Paco Rabanne Olympea

Mainstream Monday – Sniffing a Popular Perfume

When I sprayed on Paco Rabbane Olympèa, I had no expectations. Well, I take that back. I thought it would be a generic  fruity-floral, a real disappointment for a perfume inspired by an unnamed Greek Goddess. When I sprayed on Olympèa I was confused! This was a weird fragrance that brought to mind beach town boardwalks.

I think there’s a lot of similarities between Olympea and Mugler Womanity. Olympea opens with a red berries and this savory, salty caviar and cotton… Continue reading | 19 Comments

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Paco Rabanne Lady Million EDP Perfume Video Review

Mainstream Monday – Sniffing A Popular Perfume

I say I’m not a snob. But, I am. I refused to try Paco Rabanne Lady Million because I didn’t like the bottle. Does that make me a snob or does it just make me shallow? Maybe you shouldn’t answer 🙂

Paco Rabanne Lady Million

Lady Million opens as a sweet and solar white floral. The florals are warm and woody. It is difficult for me to think about perfumes like this without thinking of Mugler Alien. And yes, people think power suit 80’s… Continue reading | 4 Comments

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Paco Rabanne Ultraviolet Man EDT Men’s Fragrance Review

The Mainstream Monday: Sniffing a Popular Perfume

All I know of Paco Rabanne is that he is the designer that designed all those bizzare-o Barbarella costumes. Well, the guy has many perfumes and colognes as well, the most recent one to have 15 minutes of fame has been Lady Million (ick). Paco Rabanne fragrances aren’t very popular in the U.S. In fact, until recently, I thought they were only sold in the U.K.! Anyways, Ultraviolet Man is a bit sci-fi. Imagine… Continue reading | 9 Comments