Why Faux Fragrances Can Be Harmful

Buying a counterfeit perfume may seem harmless…until you discover what’s really in that bottle could be toxic chemicals, or worse.

Everyone loves a bargain. So when a friend of mine found her favorite perfume, Red Door by Elizabeth Arden, at a flea market, she was thrilled. But then her gut instinct kicked in, thinking it sounds a little too good to be true, she still purchased the Red Door and a bottle of Chanel No. 5 for $14 each. When she sprayed on the Red Door, it was a little strong and not the same smell she was use to. Putting it on her wrist and elbow crease and a little behind her ear. Later when looking in the mirror, it looked like she was sun-burnt on those same areas she had applied the perfume earlier. Her skin felt extremely hot and a welt was forming on her neck. After an emergency call to her dermatologist and a dose of prescription cortisone, she was fine. She ended up throwing out the so called “bargain” fragrances. Continue reading “Why Faux Fragrances Can Be Harmful”

TOP 5 SUMMER 2014 MEN’S COLOGNES

Yes, men like to smell heavenly too. With the “after-shave” being a thing of the past; men are now relishing in a good cologne. In the last decade or so some of the top fashion designers have launched full speed ahead into the men’s fragrance line. We have researched and have found five of the top fragrances that men and women are raving about this summer. With using our coupon codes you will save over 80% off the department store prices. Continue reading “TOP 5 SUMMER 2014 MEN’S COLOGNES”

Eau de Parfum vs. Eau de Toilette

Sometimes choosing a type of fragrance can be tricky this fragrance review will help you figure it out. It is important to understand the different types of perfume and how they will interact with your skin. As you probably already know, a perfume can smell totally differently in the air at the fragrance counter than when it hits your skin. Our skin, oils and chemistry interact with the different oils in the perfume. This is why a perfume can smell differently on you than on someone else too. Continue reading “Eau de Parfum vs. Eau de Toilette”

DOLCE & GABBANA

Intro to Dolce and Gabbana

World renowned perfume designers along with a dominance in the fashion industry. Originally from Sicily, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana originally from Italy are known for their ability to make “stars look like stars”. Their fashion design is about creating the best, flattering clothes than the ongoing changing trends of today. Their exquisite styles are often referred to as eclectic and Bohemia and dressing many well known Hollywood stars like Isabella Rossellini, Demi Moore, Nicole Kidman and Madonna, just to name a few. Continue reading “DOLCE & GABBANA”

Calvin Klein Fragrance History

Calvin Klein… The biggest name in Fragrance

Ask anyone who the biggest names in the fragrance industry are and undoubtedly Calvin Klein is one of the first few names out of their mouth. The key to their sustained success has been in releasing a wide variety of high quality male and female scents. In total FragranceX offers 37 female perfumes and 28 colognes for men. FragranceX also sells a variety of skin care and cosmetic products from CK. Continue reading “Calvin Klein Fragrance History”