Maison Margiela just lately launched two new oil-based perfume primers designed to nourish pores and skin and layer with the Duplicate Eau de Toilettes to create your individual mixture of scents. There’s a Duplicate Filter Glow and Duplicate Filter Blur ($55 every for 50 ml/1.7 fl oz, made in France). I’ve been obsessive about each. These launched as an internet unique to Sephora months in the past and I waited patiently for weeks till they had been launched in retailer so I might scent in particular person first. With these two I’d have ended up being completely comfortable ordering sight unseen as each are proper up my alley. I’ve been sporting them alone for a extra pure impact that is sort of a tender perfume however one which works rather well with your individual pores and skin, such as you however higher. In addition they do work nicely layered with the opposite Duplicate scents. Many have requested in the event that they prolong the wear and tear of fragrance as the outline “primer” implies that it’d. I do discover they do because the oil adheres to the pores and skin and though I’ve no scientific proof or research to again up this thought I really feel prefer it helps pull the scent from the layered fragrance and prolong the wear and tear. At any charge, I discover Duplicate fragrances final fairly lengthy on me in any case.
Duplicate Filter in Blur is a described as having Cotton, White Musk Accord, Grey Amber Accord.It does have a slight powder cotton like really feel however it’s not too powdery and the musk rounds it out. It has a Byredo Blanche sort of really feel with the lightness however generally Blanche can really feel a bit sharp on me. Duplicate Filter Blur is softer with a extra nicely rounded really feel. Granted it’s an oil-based spray versus a full power fragrance so I don’t know that I ought to actually examine the 2. I like layering the Blur one with Duplicate Seaside Stroll essentially the most.
Duplicate Filter in Glow has citrus notes and neroli. This one is my favourite of the 2 (if I needed to choose one). It sounds odd to explain this scent as sunshine however it appears like that to me. It’s a brilliant however mellow citrus that smells like pores and skin to me. I like this one with something – Duplicate Seaside Stroll, Lipstick On (c/o), Flower Market (c/o) and alone.
Each are winners and the value factors aren’t too unhealthy in my view. I believe perfume is so private – so many components go into what one thinks smells good. Should you ask me what sorts of scents I like I all the time have a tough time stating notes or sorts of scents so I’ve to easily identify a number of that I like to provide one an thought. I like to change issues up fairly ceaselessly – I don’t assume I actually go greater than 2 days sporting the identical scent whereas my husband sticks to 2 or three common colognes in his routine.
Just a few previous rotations by season right here:
Just a few of my favorites beneath, additionally not proven however Flower Market is love for me – it’s top-of-the-line pure however trendy florals that received’t make you scent like potpourri. Should you’re one who thinks “I don’t like straight up florals” however have all the time wished to strive one I believe you must give it a spritz the subsequent time you see it at Sephora or Nordstrom.
As we speak I’m sporting Filter Glow + Flower Market and it did some critical temper shifting for me by lifting my grumpy morning temper. This morning was a type of occasions the place I merely didn’t need to get away from bed and thought of staying there for the whole day. I pulled myself collectively and whereas perfume virtually all the time lifts the temper or offers you that ending polished contact, I’m actually shocked at how rather more awake but calm I really feel with this scent mixture.
As you may be capable of inform from the rotations linked above there’s a lot that I’ve explored. Out of all of the scents I’ve examined, I really feel just like the Duplicate Filters are those that really feel most like me. I like that they’re softly nourishing on the pores and skin too. Since they’re oil-based they may really feel emollient and I spray and therapeutic massage within the pores and skin such as you would every other physique oil. Thus far I haven’t actually experimented layering these with different perfumes. I’m having a tough time enthusiastic about what I’d else I’d mix them with as a result of the Duplicate perfumes are simply so excellent with these.
Backside line is that I extremely suggest and I’m very happy with each. Yow will discover them for $55 every at Sephora and Nordstrom.
Have you ever tried these but? What did you assume?