Esxence, The Spirit of Niche Perfume

  Following the enthusiastic response to my February 17, 2015 ‘Pre-Esxence’ post, in which François Duquesne, CEO of Beauty Entreprise dubbed Esxence ‘The Sundance of Artistic Niche Fragrances, I thought it was only fair to let my other niche perfume friends chime in on their thoughts about Esxence. So, I contacted a bunch of people […]

Rives de la Beauté : Aftermath

48 HOURS after Les Rives de la Beauté  2013 reached record high-water marks at La Cour des Senteurs in Versailles and The Liquides Perfume Bar in the Paris Marais district, a boatload of survivors was seen leaving a hotel particulière in central Paris — presumably to assess the situation. In boat: Front row left to […]

Urgent News Flash: Projected Path of “Les Rives de la Beauté” 2013

“Les Rives de la Beauté”, a singular meteorological beauty and artistic perfumery phenomenon, is forecast to touch down in Paris on Wednesday, September 18, with conditions continuing through Sunday, September 22. Satellite imagery tracking the projected path of this super-charged high-pressure zone, indicate a wide and fragrant sillage, capable of seriously altering the artistic and […]