(Sponsored) Have you ever noticed that when shopping for your favorite fragrance, it comes in different variations of the same scent? They all may be of the same size, but of different price. Of course, it is always the best bet to go with the cheapest option, but won’t it influence the quality of the fragrance? Let’s find it out together!Just keep in mind that regardless of what kind of fragrance you choose, the highest quality perfumes on Jiji at the lowest prices.
Parfum or Extract is the most concentrated variation of the perfume. Usually, it contains 25% – 40% of pure perfume oil. That is why it is the most expensive scent and is the most potent one, which can stay on your skin for days. This perfume type also contains all three notes – the top, heart, and bottom ones. It is more than just enough applying to the places called “hot spots”, which are inside your wrists, behind your knees, ears, cleavage. So just a little of this perfume care equal to several sprays of its weaker variations, which makes it worth its cost.
Eau de Parfum
Eau de Parfum usually contains up to 20% of perfume oil. It is a bit less lasting, therefore requiring more spraying. As to the notes, they are changing one by one, from the top to the heart notes, and then from the heart to the bottom ones. So you can easily notice that your fragrance is changing its smell with some time. It is also important to note that spraying Eau de Parfum on silk or satin clothing can lead to a stinky smell, on the contrary to applying it on your hair and other fabrics.
Eau de Toilette
Eau de Toilette is the lightest perfume version with only up to 5% of the essential oil. It makes it the cheapest and the least-lasting option. Mostly, it contains refreshing scents and is good to be applied during hot summer days. The smell fades away really fast, so you can reapply it several times throughout the day not being afraid the smell will be too strong.
Eau de Cologne
Eau de Cologne is almost the lightest version of perfume featured with the ingredients like citrus and herbs. It contains 3% – 5% of fragrance oil providing its owner with up to 2 hours of smell.
Eau Fraiche contains maximum 3% of essential oils and its sent is present for only first 20-30 minutes after its apply. It is more the mixture of alcohol and other perfume compounds. It can be successfully used as a home air freshener. As to the choice of your personal perfume, it’s better to spend a bit more, but acquire something worthy.