You might have tried the ‘walk-in’ method of scent application: spraying perfume in the air in front of you before walking into it for a subtle head-to-toe scent. Rarely though does this ensure you remain sweetly fragranced throughout the day. So try the three-step masterclass recommended by our beauty editor instead…
Apply the perfume on moist, clean skin, while skin is supple, rather than completely dry. Choose a scent-free moisturiser if you are not planning on layering your fragrance (see Step 3).
Always spray fragrance before you get dressed. It’s better to spray perfume on the skin and not on clothing, as certain fabrics can get stained or damaged.
Layer the same scent to make it last longer. Start with the fragrance’s shower gel, then apply the body moisturiser and finish off with the perfume.
Tip: Apply scent to your pulse points – ear lobes, wrists and base of the throat.
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