• Anyone familiar with the enchanting and subtle aroma M. perfumes already knows that this geisha-inspired line is the olfactory version of a masterpiece gallery – or a field of cherry blossom trees in full bloom. The artist behind these artistically-crafted, complex perfume creations, Maria McElroy, is a fine-arts painter as well as an aromatherapist, flower <... >

  • Marc Jacobs renders April’s downpours as stylish with his three new Splash fragrances: Rain, Grass and Cotton. Each Splash evokes the spring and summer pleasure of an impromptu rainfall and the ensuing scents that follow. These “eaux fraiches” are light enough for men or women, can be worn day or night, and are subtle enough <... >

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  • Burberry corners the London chic fragrance market with its new scent London, and Oscar-winning Rachel Weisz is the perfect new face for this elegant brand. London is a light floral, comprised of Clementine, peony, honeysuckle, English Garden rose, tiare flower, jasmine, musk, Indian sandalwood and patchouli. Find it at Saks Fifth Avenue perfume counters, Sephora <... >

  • March heralds the onset of spring, when slivers of new green make their appearance. Here are some refreshingly fragrant ways to celebrate the scents of spring. Hay (Fieno) Acqua Colonia from Santa Maria Novella is the olfactory version of a Beethoven symphony. Delicate but nuanced, complex but straightforward, this is a sweet way to mark <... >

  • In springtime, wouldn’t the smell of peace in the air be as welcome as a fresh, new olive leaf? Well, thanks to Bond No. 9, everyone could be drifting along in a fragrant cloud of Peace, the New york-centric line’s latest fragrance. What does Peace smell like? According to Bond No 9 founder, Laurice Rahme, <... >

  • “I want to give women an artificial perfume,” said Chanel. “Yes, I really do mean artificial, like a dress, something that has been made. I don’t want any rose or lily of the valley, I want a perfume that is a composition.” When Coco Chanel and Russian perfumer Ernest Beaux created Chanel No.5, in 1921, <... >

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  • Bendel’s, the quintessential New York City department store on Fifth Avenue, offers a surprisingly fun, informal atmosphere along with amazing quality brands. Located on Fifth Avenue at 56th Street in a gorgeous Beaux Arts building, Bendel’s is open, light and airy. The first floor–cosmetics–is most crowded, but my destination was fragrance. I climbed the spiral <... >

  • About a year ago, I might have shunned even designer fragrances simply because the thought of one more socialite or designer scent was unbearable. However, my view has changed. These fragrances, from the likes of the Beckhams and Trump, aren’t all generic scents banking on the brand power of the creator. Even still, it’s not <... >

  • February is fragrance month for Beauty News, but in honor of my devotion to skin care, I’ve chosen the best new product that marries a tasteful scent with an excellent consistency, Gianfranco Ferre’s bath and body collection. From the imaginative mind of a fashion designer, to the technical brain of a scientist, we welcome the <... >

  • All notions of tropical paradise include fragrance: the smell of clean water as the wind sprays it on your face from the ocean, the hopelessly lush scent of tropical flowers, the fresh green grasses, leaves and overripe trees, and the scent of sweet coconut and thirst-quenching fruits. It’s not surprising that we can indulge ourselves <... >

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