Guide - Perfume
House P - 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.
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.
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.