Oriential Perfume & Fine Fragrance
Guide - Perfume
Categories - Soft Oriential
Oriental perfumes and fine fragrance often add incense to
a Floral Oriental base and layers of spices and amber to create
their uniquely soft appearance and texture. The base of this
particular type of Oriental fragrance comprises of less heady
and sweet textures to their Traditional Oriental counterparts
and thus they retain a lighter feeling.
Many of the soft oriental fragrances use vanilla and amber
throughout the perfume, to make them rounded and alost edible
oriental scents. These fragrances include Lolita Lempicka
perfume, Angel Perfume, Chopard Casmir and Anna Sui Dreams.
Male Soft Oriental Fragrances have added aromatic qualities
of fern,lavender, coumarin, and oak moss. This gives a fresher,
almost acquatic quality to thse oriental fragrances, making
them less heady and heavy on the nose compared to thier woody
oriental, oriental and floral oriental counterparts.
Soft Oriental Fragrances:
is the extract or extrait of a fragrance and represents
the scent in its purest form. This often creates a smooth
and round texture, which is hard to achieve with the
dilution represented in the other concentrations of
de Parfum or EDP is one of the most popular forms of
fragrance. Eau de Parfum contains between seven to fourteen
per cent of fragrance oils and perfume elixirs and is
the second strongest, and longest lasting means of wearing
a fine fragrance.
de Toilette or EDT is fast becoming the most common
means of wearing a fragrance or perfume. EDT’s
are not as highly concentrated in oils and elixirs as
an EDP or Perfume would be and contain one to three
per cent of fragrance oils. This impacts the ability
of the fragrance to last and around eighty percent of
the oils in an EDT fragrance will evaporate within three
hours of application.
de Cologne’s or EDC’s were first popularised
by Napoleon. These fragrances are often constructed
in a different manner to the traditional French Model
and are formulated in one single burst. As a result
of this process, EDC’s or Eau de Colognes last
the least amount of time on the skin and can dissolve
within a couple of hours. EDC’s should be worn
as a invigorating spray.