With more than four decades of experience in the domain of perfumery, Christian Provenzano has established his name as world’s leading creative perfumers and is currently associated with CPL Aromas. This time, he reviews season’s latest fragrances.
Fleur de Musc EDP by Narciso Rodriguez
A perfume that renders anew the nature of duality at the core of Narciso Rodriguez’s for her collection with a sly charm and a fiery passion.
Review: Extremely feminine with a beautiful accord of rose and musks
TOP: Pink Pepper
HEART: Rose, Peony, Musk
BASE: Patchouli, Amber, Violet
Divine Decadence EDP by Marc Jacobs
A sparkling expression of glamour and luxury, Divine Decadence is announced as a radiant, luxurious and sensual floral scent.
Review: Opulent and sophisticated capturing the scent of the original ‘Decadence’ line
TOP: Champagne, Orange Blossom, Bergamot
HEART: Gardenia, Hydrangea Accord, Honeysuckle, Iris Flower
BASE: Saffron, Vanilla, Liquid Amber
L’Extase Rose Absolute EDP by Nina Ricci
L’Extase Rose Absolue is a sensual night-time fragrance from the new Nina Ricci L’Extase line concentrating on a rich and ‘consumed’ Taif rose accord.
Review: An addition to the ‘l’Extase’ line, this time with powdery and peppery- rose notes upon a vanilla base. Very pleasant!
TOP:Pink Pepper, Black pepper
HEART:Atlas Cedar, Taif Rose
BASE: Benzoin, Patchouli, Vanilla, Musk
Luna Rossa Carbon for men by Prada
Luna Rossa Carbon by Prada for men has the visual depth of slate, coal or jet, but with complex textures.
Review: Simply a classical aromatic-fougere with fresh watery and mineral connotations. Deja-vue!
TOP: Bergamot, Pepper
HEART: Lavender, Soil Tincture, Watery Notes, Metallic Notes, Coal
BASE: Patchouli, Ambroxan
J’adore in Joy by Christian Dior
Currently the most popular perfume line from Dior, J`Adore launched this new edition as an epitome of joy, love and fun, bottled to represent spring in all gaiety.
Review: Probably the 14th ‘J’adore’ launch and I still prefer the first one!!
TOP: Sea Salt
HEART: Jasmine Sambac, Neroli, Tuberose, Ylang-ylang
Prada Candy Gloss by Prada
Juicy, sparkling and intensely joyful, Prada Candy Gloss is a sensual sorbet. It is the fifth fragrance of the playful gourmand collection Prada Candy.
Review: A very gourmandy accord. To be honest, I am not sure if you should wear it or drink it!!
TOP: Sour Cherry, Cassis
HEART: Orange Blossom, Rose, Peach
BASE: Almond, Vanilla, Musk