& Clothing Perfume
wear to that special event, to give as a gift, or just for everyday
- get on the scent to great online shopping for the best women's
perfumes and men's colognes and aftershaves at the best prices.
are often described like fine wine - with top, middle and base
notes that describe what scents are released as you wear them.
(Remember, before you settle on a perfume or cologne for yourself,
try wearing it for several hours to interact with your unique
skin chemistry. What smells good on your friends may not offer
the same results for you!)
variety of fragrances for women (from strongest to weakest) are:
1. perfume, 2. eau de perfume, 2. eau de toilette and 4. cologne. For men,
it's cologne or eau de toilette (basically the same in strength)
and then aftershave, which only lasts for several hours.
A good online
buying tip is to choose a site that sells a variety of scents,
and searchable under a variety of criteria such as brand, men's
or women's fragrances, gift sets, clearances, etc.
One site may
have slightly higher prices but provide free shipping or gift
wrapping, while another may offer a greater range of scents. As
with anything else, with fragrances it really pays to shop around.
Below, check out a handful of sites noted for great bargains as
well as great customer service.
out additional perfume and fragrance buying tips for the finer points of women's perfume and body
sprays (plus how to's on creating your own) and - for the guys
- expert advice on selecting and wearing colognes and aftershaves...
Buying perfume & cologne online:
- Top of the line, award-winning site offering ridiculously low
bargain prices on designer perfumes and colognes, plus even greater
savings on miniatures and tester bottles, along with helpful
Q&A and customer
service detailing shipping charges, mail and phone orders.
Perfume Mart - One-stop shopping for discounts on men's
and women's top name brands, lesser known fragrances, and those
you may never had heard of - searchable by keyword or in an A-Z
list, with free standard shipping and gift wrapping.
- X marks the spot for easy navigation, huge savings and great
selection on men's and women's fragrances plus skin care products
and makeup, with quick links to after shaves, body lotions, travel
and gift sets.
Perfume Spot - Fragrances at deep discounts searchable
by brand name or in categories including men's women's, unisex,
gift sets and more, with regular clearance sales, free ground
perfume & men's cologne buying tips & advice
Basenotes - Perfume and fragrance central, with all the latest updates on new perfrumes on the market with related reviews, blog posts, and an extensive directory searchable by name or keyword.
Cologne Without Going Overboard - Helpful advice for guys on choosing and applying cologne with related grooming tips from SharpMan.com.
to Wear Cologne the Right Way - More eHow tips on picking the right cologne with application tips, visitor comments and related men's grooming how to's.
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