Perfume is a product that has existed for killer deal thousands of years. The word “perfume” derives from Latin “per” means “through and “fumus” means “smoke”. In common use today, perfume is simply a mixture of volatile fragrance compounds or aromatic essential oils, fixatives, and odorants, typically in either liquid or semi-solid form, used primarily to provide a pleasant smelling scent to objects, animals, human beings, and other living-inhabitants. Perfumes are generally prepared by mixing together a series of ingredients in varying proportions and intensities. Some perfumes can be floral or musky, while others might be more oriental.
Over the centuries, different scents from around the globe have been added into the mixture of essential oil, fixatives, or scents used to create perfumes. The unique blends of these different scents create unique and pleasant smells for the nose. There are many types of perfumes, and not just one brand. There are hundreds upon hundreds of types and brands of perfumes that are available today. Each one has its own distinctive scent and appeal to both men as well as women. Some perfume names come from historical times when popular, well-known perfumes were made like “Au Virg”.The smell of perfume depends on the essential oil or fragrance compound used, the quality of the materials being used, and a number of other factors. The main components of perfume compounds include linaloe verde, camphor, lavender, citronella and eucalyptus. There are many other aroma chemicals that can be used, which have a wide … Continue Reading