Scents and Sensibility

5 years ago

I like things that smell good...but I have a love-hate relationship with fragrance.  It seems that I have a stronger sense of smell than many people, so I often smell smells at an amplified level...which can be a problem.   There's a guy in my building who wears so much cologne that I can tell when he's been in the elevator before me because the aroma is still there.  Ugh. Loud smells give me a headache, so I am drawn to those that are what I would describe as "light and lovely."  With that in mind, the theme of today's Fab Friday Favorites is Scents (and Sense).



Annick Goutal's Petite Cherie

I rarely wear perfume, but I love scented body lotions.  First, they're 2-for-1 because I get moisturizing and fragrance, but they also are often lighter in scent and longer-lasting.  Petite Cherie by Annick Goutal is my favorite.   According to legend, Annick Goutal designed this fragrance for her daughter, and it is described as an "irresistible, sensual and seductive fragrance that is reminiscent of a young girl's cheek that you want to lovingly kiss."  I don't know about the "young girl's cheek" thing, but I do agree that it is sensual and seductive.  It smells a little bit like…  Read more:





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