Category Archives: Perfumery

What Age Can You Start Using Perfume?

There are no minimum age recommendations for using perfume. Most people experience fragrances in the pre-teen years at the age of 11-12. Most teens start wearing perfume to special occasions and not necessarily to school. I was debating the minimum age to wear cologne with a friend when I realized the information on this topic […]

What Does Myrrh Smell Like? [Hint: It’s Not Amber]

Myrrh smells like a warm resin with aromatic wood undertones. Its medicinal scent is closest to frankincense with sweet amber and pine sap scent differentiation. Some people also describe the myrrh as sharp or astringent, which is interesting given its resin profile. Normally associated with religious rites, myrrh cuts through high heat wonderfully.