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Art de Parfum Sensual Oud EDP Perfume Review

Art de Parfum Sensual Oud

ROSE WEEK 2017 – An Oriental Rose

It’s Rose Week on EauMG! This is the annual celebration of rose-centric perfumes! This week I’m reviewing 6 fragrances that display a different aspect of rose perfumes.

I don’t mean to sound smarmy, I’ve decided to give perfumes launched post-2009 with “oud” in their title a chance. OK, I agree; That sounds smarmy. Like many people that have followed niche perfumery throughout the years, I suffer from oud fatigue. This has nothing to do with the note or the… Continue reading | 2 Comments

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House of Matriarch Destiny Natural EDP Perfume Review

House of Matriarch Destiny

Imagine having a perfume with the badass attitude of Piguet Bandit but with the feminine face of Patou Joy. Now stop imaging and spray a few lavish spray of House of Matriarch Destiny.

Destiny opens with a blast of citrus sunrays over filthy floral indoles. The flowers bloom. They’re big, bold and beautiful. The florals become more crisp and green with time. The neroli in this is some of the best I’ve ever sniffed. This mingles with cooling white florals and more sharp green leafy notes. The… Continue reading | 1 Comment