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7 Signature Perfumes for Elegant Women


7 popular long-lasting signature perfumes for elegant women

Perfume Notes

Top Notes (Head Notes): Last 5-15 minutes, have the most impact on the wearer of perfume and very light

Heart Notes: Last 20 minutes to an hour, huge % of perfume, these medium notes introduce new scents to deepen the perfume experience and retain top notes

Base Notes: Last for up to 6 hours or more, they are rich, heavy, long-lasting

Sources: Fragrancex, Sephora & Fragrantica

In this post, I share the seven top best perfumes for elegant women, what type of scents they are, their top, heart, and base notes. The list is in no particular order.

1. Coco Mademoiselle by Chanel

  • Eau de Parfum
  • Scent Type: Warm Floral
  • Top Notes: bergamot and orange blossom
  • Heart Notes: mimosa, jasmine, Turkish rose, and ylang-ylang
  • Base notes: tonka bean, patchouli, white musk vanilla.

2. Decadence by Marc Jacobs

  • Eau de Parfum
  • Scent Type: Warm Florals
  • Top notes: Italian plum, saffron, and iris
  • Heart: Bulgarian rose, Sambac jasmine, and orris root
  • Base Notes: warm liquid amber, vetiver, papyrus wood.

3. Black Opium by YSL

  • Eau de Parfum
  • Fragrance Family: Warm & Spicy
  • Scent Type: warm & sweet gourmands
  • Key Notes: black coffee, vanilla, cedar pink pepper, orange blossom, jasmine, patchouli.

4. Miss Dior by Christian Dior

  • Eau de Parfum
  • Scent Type: Warm Florals
  • Top notes: Italian mandarin
  • Heart Notes: Egyptian jasmine absolute and rose.
  • Base Notes: patchouli and musk.

5. Chanel No. 5

  • Eau de Parfum
  • Scent Type: Powdery Floral
  • Top Notes: aldehydes, lemon, neroli, bergamot, ylang-ylang
  • Heart Notes: jasmine, rose, lily of the valley, iris
  • Base Notes: vetiver, amber, sandalwood, vanilla, patchouli.

6. L’Impératrice (3) by Dolce & Gabbanna

  • Eau de Toilette
  • Scent Type: Floral & Fruity
  • Top notes: rhubarb, red currant, kiwi
  • Heart notes: pink cyclamen, fresh watermelon
  • Base notes: musk, grapefruit, sandalwood.

7. La Vie Est Belle by Lancome

  • Eau de Parfum
  • Scent Type: Warm and Spicy
  • Top Notes: iris
  • Heart Notes: orange blossom and jasmine
  • Base Notes: a sweet gourmand of spun sugar and warm vanilla.

Go on pick a scent or two from this list of top perfumes for elegant women and enhance your glow-up!

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