There’s 70-80% alcohol in pure perfume compositions. The exact percentage in perfume varies and it’s labeled as 70%vol., where the percentage indicates its exact alcohol content.
The smell of musk compares to the scent of a deer with unpleasant faecal undertones. The Musk smell comes from a mating gland of the male deer and it has a dirty animalic profile with ammonia undertones, especially in high concentrations. In small concentrations, musk smells sweeter and much more versatile as a base note […]
Ethanol or ethyl alcohol is an organic compound and alcohol with the C2H5OH chemical formula. Ethanol is mainly used as a solvent with other organic chemicals in the cosmetics industry and the alcoholic beverages industry. There are thousands of uses for ethanol. For this article, we’re going to take a quick look at what ethanol […]
Naming the most overrated fragrances is a bit difficult. Perfumes are subjective and almost any one of them can be overrated to someone. I have my list of overrated perfumes to stay away from. Their hype just didn’t cut it for me. I’m sure these appeal to many other people, but I’m also certain others […]
Clive Christian Imperial Majesty and Lalique for Bentley Crystal Edition are considered to be the most expensive men’s cologne. The most expensive perfume in the world is now sold at around $$215,000, jump to the end of the list to see it. In this article, we take a closer look into the world of expensive […]