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Perfume Houses - Paco Rabanne, Paloma Picasso, Paris Hilton, Paul & Joe, Paul Smith, Penhaligons, Pecksniffs, Philosophy, Pierre Cardin, Prada, Prescriptives, Puma

Paco Rabanne

Paco Rabanne emerged as a fashion designer that was light years ahead of the fashion establishment of his time. Paco Rabanne decided to apply his vast talent to redefining the legacies he considered ill-adapted to the age, offering fashion as an instrument of individuality, not a mark of social class. Paco Rabanne aimed to dress people with clothing that could dress the mind or body. His perfume and aftershave collection carries this same aim and is wearable and individual without pomp and circumstance.

Paloma Picasso

Paloma Picasso is a woman designing for women and her designs reflect her understanding of the female mind and sense of style. Paloma Picasso carved a name for herself with her instinctively bold and graphic style that managed to exude a rare resonance and power that was instantly uncompromising and unmistakable. Paloma Picasso's creations have gained a reputation as mesmerizing modern “statement” jewels represented a whole new approach by women to wearing jewels that continues to be the ethos of today. Paloma Picasso's fragrance collection is an embellishment of her signature jewellery and is definately a perfume collection that should be worn as a statement and an engagement with society.

Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton is a sensation and has become an American cultural icon. Paris Hilton is now one of the most sought-after socialites in the world, however, she is not content with mere celebrity and notoriety. Paris Hilton has started to build herself her own brand and has starring roles in popular television shows, film roles, an album, and is releasing her first book. Paris Hilton has begun to making her mark on the world of style and her fragrance collections are part of this style and must be viewed as part of her brand and self. Her fragrance, like Paris herself, combines light-hearted youthful elements with clean, classic, sophistication.

Paul & Joe

Paul & Joe Beauty creator Sophie Albou introduces a heavenly cosmetics and fragrance line inspired by life's sheer pleasures and exotic sensuality. Paul & Joe cosmetics and beauty brings you two distinctive scents, along with a wide array of gorgeous colors and textures luxuriously packaged in the signature Paul & Joe style. Paul Joe fragrances are understated, clean and cleansing for the soul, beautiful in their own right and gorgeous on the skin without too much fuss just soft, natural scents that caress the nose.

Paul Smith

Since 1970, English and Nottingham born designer Paul Smith's creations have combined the traditional British style with avant-garde details such as ornate stripes and flashy colors. This new look at traditional British elegance is evident in Paul Smith's fragrance collections for both men and women. Each Paul Smith perfume combines a refined British sensibility with a hint of excentricty and a splash of retro creativity to provide the perfect accessory for anyone who desires a classic fragrance with a touch of the unusual.


Penhaligon's is a very special English company that believes that only the best will do when creating perfumes, aftershaves and body products. Penhaligon's have built a reputation as a company with integrity, tradition and quality over their 130 years of creating and trading. Penhaligon's prides itself on creating scents that express a refined and luxurious individuality, perfumes that are inspired by the past, stimulated by the present and committed to the future. Penhaligon products share a timeless elegance which represents a rich history whilst acknowledging a very contemporary taste for exclusive style.


Pecksniff's is still a family owned perfume house and is one of the last truly independent British fragrance houses. For over two decades, the Perfumers at Pecksniffs have pioneered custom blended fragrances, designed to match each individual desire. From this unique heritage, we have created inspiring collections of fine fragrances, body care, and home scents, to enhance all lifestyles.


Philosophy'perfume or a beauty product without becoming drowned or overpowered.

Pierre Cardin

Pierre Cardin is not just a couture designer, he is an architect, innovator, watch maker and design guru, who has sparked the imagination of many across these fields and led others to insipring innovation themselves. His perfume creations and aftershaves are an extension of his brand and are true to his name. Each Pierre Cardin Fragrance and Aftershave has been forward thinking and inspired, leading many to follow and try and recreate his olfactory genius.


Prada has carved an name for itself as one of the most remarkable fashion brands in the world this century. Prada aims to constantly surprise it's loyal clientele with their visionary designs and revolutionary concepts. The magic of Prada that keeps people involved and noticing the brand is the supreme attention to details, this maticulous attitude is ever present in everything that this fashion giant produce. Recnetly Prada have relaunched their perfume and aftershave lines and now, Prada brings its unique fusion of tradition and innovation to the world of fragrance. Prada perfumes reinvent the ancient art of perfumery by creating a fragrance of yesterday and tomorrow, a scent inspired by the past, that also is able to seemlessly embody the future.


Prescriptives aims to provide women with a custom beauty regime that will embraces all women, all skins and all ages. Prescriptives aims to donate each women with the beuaty products, perfumes and tools that enhance the unique beauty of the individual. Their range of skincare offers a customized regimen for every skintype, and the exclusive Colourprint service helps identify the foundation and make up colours that are right for you. Prescriptives can help you create your own vision of beauty and this is evident in their sheer and subtle fragrance range that enable the individual's character to shine through and create an inner beauty and natural raidance.


The history of the Puma brand reads like a history of sport's inventions, product innovations and of sportsmen, who wrote with these inventions sport history. Puma have created an equally successful sport's accessory line and their fresh and vibrant fragrance range is a great part of this extension of the Puma brand. Each Puma Fragrance is a tonic for both mind and body and aims to enhance the fresh energy gained from sporting activity.s mission is to make every moment extraordinary in your everyday experience.

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This 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 fragrance.
Eau 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.
Eau 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.
Eau 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.

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