The Basic 7 Types of Perfumes and How They Influence our mood

Thouchme By Thouchme, 24th Oct 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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Here are the seven basic types of perfumes and how they influence our mood.

Perfumes & Scents

Research has always proved that fragrances can alter your mood effectively.A good scent is often what attracts you to someone.But a perfume does a lot of good to you too.Here’s a lowdown that will help you make your pick.

FLORAL: Tender,Sweet and Romantic.

Floral perfumes-generally combine the scents of various flowers to create a classic feminine appeal.Scent in this family include Violet,Carnation,Rose and Lily of the valley.Perfumes with floral scent are suitable for daily use and casual wearing.

Floral fragrances are so popular that they make up more than half of all fragrances available on the market.

ORIENTAL: Lust & Seduction.Luxurious & Sensual.Small Rich.

Scent in this family include Musk,sweet Vanilla and exotic Resins.Oriental fragrace suits those who like to be alluring-it will give you an image of being mysterious and sensual,and will have a great affect on men.

These perfumes are for eveningwear (night-time wearing).

OCEANIC: Energetic,Young,Joyous & Sporty.

Oceanic perfumes are a modern invention.The Oceanic family gives you a clean feeling and has synthetic notes of floral as well as fruity blends to evoke natural aromas such as mountain air,ocean spray or clean lines.Oceanic perfumes are an ideal choice for job interviews.

GREEN: Fresh,Outdoorsy,Suave & Charismatic.

Green fragrances have note of freshly cut grasses and green leaves,of Pine,Juniper,aromatic Sandalwood,earthy Mosses and Cedar.Ideal for all occasions.

It adds charismatic,sporty and suave disposition to your personality.

FRUITY: Light,Spicy & Very Refreshing.

Perfumes with Fruity fragrances have notes of Citrus,Lemon,Peaches,Berry,Mango and other juicy fruity.These evoke a Carefree,Playful and Cheerful mood.Perfect for teenagers and young women.

The fruity tones are very Refreshing.

WOODY: Adventurous,Charismatic & Assertive.

These notes are dominated by Indian Sandalwood,Patchouli,Amber and Rosewood to give a sensually deep woody effect to the fragrance. If you are the type of person who is adventurous,assertive and charismatic,woody perfume might be your perfect.A woody perfume is not ideal if you are looking for fun and romance.

CHYPRE: Professional & Outdoorsy.

Scent in this family include Sage,Lavender and Oakmoss.This category is perfect for the one who loves being outdoors.

These evoke feelings of ’Self-assurance’ and professionalism.

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author avatar ghazala zafar
25th Oct 2012 (#)

Nice article!
I love floral & Oriental!

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