& Perfumes

Information & Advice for Choosing & Buying Perfumes


Getting Your Perfume to Last Longer

Making your perfume last through the day can be a challenge, particularly if you don’t have a very strong scent!  Here are my tips for getting the most out of your fragrance choice. Layer your scent – start applying before you get dressed, applying to all areas of the body.  This means that you have […]


Skin Care Regimes to Guarantee Better Skin!

  • October 3rd, 2016
  • Beauty
  • Melanie Hughes

Getting your skincare routine right can make a huge difference to the quality of your skin.  Here are our tips for getting it right and allowing yourself to have amazing skin all year round. drink LOADs of water!  Water makes up something like 70% of our bodies, and being even slightly dehydrated can have a […]


Soaps, Shower Gels and Bath Products for Perfume

Did you know that many perfumes are manufactured with matching bath and shower products?  This means you can prolong the life of your perfume without spending a fortune!  Let’s look at how we can use these products. Shower Gel – use in the shower to lather and wash the body.  If used in the same […]


When to Buy Perfumes: gifts and presents for everyone!

Buying perfume as gifts is always a great idea.  Women love to recieve perfume, and there are lots of gift options available!  Often, manufacturers will create special limited edition packages where the perfume comes in a gift set along with shower or bath products.  These are a good gift to give at christmas time. Who […]


How to shop for perfumes – where to look and buy

There are lots of options when it comes to buying perfume.  Here are our ideas for where to shop for your perfumes. Pharmacy – a major seller of perfumes, these shops often have lots of tester bottles so you can try the scent out before you buy.  Normally, there is a large range of sizes […]


What is the difference between EDT and EDP?

Buying a perfume can be a tricky decision, particularly as there are so many different types to choose from! What exactly are EDT and EDP and what are the differences between them? EDT stands for Eau de Toilette and is a diluted perfume.  The perfume oils are mixed with purified water to create a fragrance […]


The classic skin care routine to suit all skin types

  • April 3rd, 2016
  • Beauty
  • Melanie Hughes

If you are new to skin care, or perhaps you just need a reminder on how best to care for your skin, here is a handy guide to help you get your routine down and get the best skin you can have! Step 1: remove makeup thoroughly.  Use a makeup remover to gently wipe away […]


How to shop for a perfume

Buying a new perfume is something which should take time.  It is worth trying a few and then come back to the store later, once you have seen and smelled how the fragrance develops on your own skin.  Due to each body having differign pH levels, fragrances can smell different on other people.  This is […]