M7 Oud Absolu Yves Saint Laurent Review: Shareable Incense For Men

YSL M7 Oud Absolu For Men

M7 Oud was launched in 2011 as a flanker of M7 from 2002. I never tried the original (so far), but I understand that it’s so highly respected for its strength and oriental boldness, that this edition didn’t receive the warmest of welcomes. Over here however, there will be no comparison.   M7 Oud Absolu was my first contact with the aroma of oud wood, which is extracted from the resinous inside part of a tree called Aquilaria. To be […] Read more »

Signorina - Salvatore Ferragamo Perfume For Women

Look at the bottle of Signorina by Salvatore Ferragamo, and take the hint of the name (which is used in Italian for young, unmarried women) and the rest of the packaging, with its innocent pink color, and the almost childlike ribbon.  And then, when you smell it, be prepared to get something that doesn’t quite add up…   This Salvatore Ferragamo perfume starts with a vague and delicate mix of fruits and florals, with just a little bit of hazy […] Read more »

Victoria's Secret Perfume Pink Review

Pink is not really the word that comes to mind with this Victoria’s Secret perfume. It’s light and breezy, almost ozonic at the start, but it soon settles down to a bright and intense floral. Overall it feels quite natural with a certain sourness that makes it the opposite of pink.   And among the sour notes there’s sweetness coming up, and that’s when things get a bit sexy, in a subtle way. And although sexiness is in the nose […] Read more »