For the Love of Scent: Can Fragrance Make You Fall in Love?

For the Love of Scent: Can Fragrance Make You Fall in Love?

Our sense of smell is the most powerful of all! Why? Because it is the only sense capable of triggering something else beyond a sensation and the reaction to it: this plate is hot, that noise is loud, this chair is blue, this cake is sweet, this scent is heady AND it takes you back to that exact moment you fell in love with your first boyfriend (sounds familiar?).

So could our sense of smell be our most “subconscious” sense, in some way, a sixth sense? A lot of studies and scientific discoveries seem to prove this theory.

Winter Wonderscents:  Five perfumery ingredients and notes to create wintery fragrances

Winter Wonderscents: Five perfumery ingredients and notes to create wintery fragrances

The choice of a particular fragrance is strongly linked to a season. With emotions being so intertwined with our sense of smell, we are naturally drawn to warm and comfy scents during the cold winter months.

So what type of scents should you be looking for to brave the cold months ahead? Here is a selection of five perfumery ingredients and accords that you can use to create a wintery atmosphere in a fragrance.

The EPC Lab is now open!

The EPC Lab is now open!

Experimental Perfume Club is delighted to announce the launch of a new laboratory and workshop space in Dalston, London, where visitors can deconstruct the world of perfume, discover its science and make their own signature scent from a selection of perfumery ingredients.

We were at Stylist Live!

We were at Stylist Live!

We run two creative Taster sessions at Stylist Live and helped some happy Experimental Perfume Makers to create their own scents!