Who wouldn’t want an individualistic fragrance, which lingers on and makes everyone aware of your presence in the room as soon as you walk in? – Yes, we are talking about the signature scent here! However, getting to that point is never going to be easy. So, what is the best way to find your signature perfume? Simple, look for the one that you like and do not stop until you find one.
That journey of finding an authentic perfume (น้ำหอมแท้, which is the term in Thai) is sure going to be daunting, but it will be so worth it in the end. Following tips can help you reach your perfect one, real quick.
1. The three Scent rule:
When you have absolutely no idea about what kind of fragrance you would like, limit yourself to smell only three scents at a time during your visit to the perfume outlet. This will make things less confusing and you’ll also get ample time to evaluate all three.
Repeat the activity with a set of three new fragrances each time, till you find your signature.
2. Start with the Lighter ones:
When you are just starting off, it is better to try out the musky and aqueous scents first. As a matter of fact, 50% of the people are not even fond of musky smells,it carries more of a clean laundry type fragrance.
Aqueous on the other hand has fresh note dominancy to it. Once you have taken your pick, the transition to the heavier concoctions becomes easier.
3. Here rebound is good:
If you have an urge to try a particular scent more, then clearly you are being drawn by it. What you can do in such a case is spray the scent on those areas of your body, which do not get washed too frequently i.e. elbow crooks and the wrists. Keep smelling after short intervals and see how you feel about it- You’ll soon have your decision.
4. It’s okay not to like some Scents even if people are in awe of them:
What is liked by someone else, might not evoke a similar reaction from you and perfumes aren’t any different.
If wearing a particular perfume makes you dizzy or induces headaches, it is certainly not the one for your liking. Closely scrutinize how you feel on wearing ascent in order to make the right choice.
Finding your signature scent isn’t that simple, however, these tips can certainly help expedite the process.