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Inspire by Christina Aguilera

Inspire by Christina Aguilera

Inspire by Christina Aguilera

NOTES (as listed on fragrantica.com): freesia, mango, citruses, tuberose, gardenia, rose, sandalwood, musk, valencia orange flower

CLASSIFICATION: floral, feminine, very slightly fruity

AGE GROUP: high school/college and up

SIMILAR SCENT(s): n/a

FORM: eau de parfum

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Covet Pure Bloom by Sarah Jessica Parker

Cover Pure Bloom

Covet Pure Bloom

NOTES (as listed on fragrantica.com): pikoke Indian flower, mandarin orange, plum, coconut water, tuberose, jasmine, musk, amber, sandalwood, orris

CLASSIFICATION: floral, fruity, slightly feminine

AGE GROUP: college, mature

SIMILAR SCENT(s): n/a

FORM: eau de parfum

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Halloween
Halloween by J. Del Pozo

Halloween by J. Del Pozo

NOTES (as listed on aromaboutique.com): bergamot, jasmine, tuberose, freesia, lime blossom, gardenia, imosa, rose, musk, sandalwood

The name of this perfume alone made me want to try it – Halloween is my favorite holiday and favorite time of year. How awesome would that be if I totally love the perfume?

CLASSIFICATION: floriental

AGE GROUP: mature / slightly college

SIMILAR SCENT(s): can’t quite put my finger on it..

FORM: eau de toilette

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Kenneth Cole Black For Her
Kenneth Cole Black For Her

Kenneth Cole Black For Her

NOTES (as listed on fragrantica.com): jasmine, ylang ylang, lily of the valley, magnolia, tuberose, hyacinth, lotus, iris, sandalwood, musk, amber

I was intrigued when I first saw Black at my local TJ Maxx. I had never gave it a second thought, but for some reason when I see bargains there, I simply cannot turn away.

CLASSIFICATION: feminine, floral

AGE GROUP: college / mature

SIMILAR SCENT(s): Marc Jacobs Blush

FORM: eau de parfum

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Paris Hilton (original) for Women
Paris Hilton for Women

Paris Hilton for Women

NOTES (as listed on sephora.com): Frozen Apple, Peach Nectar, Wet Ozone, Sparkling Muguet, Freesia, Mimosa, Jasmine, Tuberose, Skin Musk, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang, Oakmoss, Pheromone.

As this is easily one of my favorite perfumes of all time, I should have written this review on day one. However, I just kept putting it off, since I figured my review would contain nothing more constructive than “RAH, I LOVE IT!” Which is basically what my review turned out to be, because, rah, I love this fragrance.

CLASSIFICATION: Playful yet sexy, feminine, fruity, floral

AGE GROUP: Perfect for anyone

SIMILAR SCENT(s): N/A

FORM: Eau de Toilette

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Britney Spears Curious
Britney Spears Curious

Britney Spears Curious

NOTES (as listed on fragrancenet.com): tuberose, magnolia, sandalwood, vanilla infused musk, pear, and jasmine.

I was curious to smell Curious by Britney Spears again (excuse the terrible pun); I had sampled her debut perfume when it first came out, and ruled it out right away. However, I saw a roll-on scent stick when shopping for perfumes today that was ultra-cheap, and couldn’t resist.

CLASSIFICATION: floral, feminine

AGE GROUP: perfect for anyone / mature

SIMILAR SCENT(s): n/a

FORM: Perfumed Shimmer Stick

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Ralph Lauren Blue
Ralph Lauren Blue

Ralph Lauren Blue

NOTES (as listed on beautyencounter.com): lotus flower, muguet, gardenia, sparkling jasmine accord, pink peony, rose de mai, tuberose, jasmine petals, orange flower, musk, ambrette, sandalwood, mousse de chine, vetiver

At work, a new girl that we had just hired always smelled wonderful to me. I finally asked her one day what she was wearing, and it was Ralph Lauren Blue. It was always in the back of my mind to go out and get it for myself, but I had put it off for years, until about a month ago. Some things just aren’t the same as you remember them…

CLASSIFICATION: floral

AGE GROUP: college, mature

SIMILAR SCENT(s): Britney Spears Curious

FORM: eau de toilette

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