abbeydale (abbeydale) wrote,
abbeydale
abbeydale

[Review] Nocturne Alchemy VApothecary - Pink Grapefruit Flamingo

72334_900.jpg


Collection: Limited Edition - Summer Pastel
Status: Unavailable
Purchased: 1ml decant from Ajevie's Circles

Notes: Essential Oil from the zest of Pink Grapefruit and Caribbean Grapefruit, a touch of white honey, a little pink sugar, a tiny drop of white patchouli all infused into Crystalline Vanilla.

In the vial: This is seriously sugary grapefruit. I get a little bit of honey, but mostly this smells like grapefruit flavoured icing sugar. It's very sweet.

On my skin: The grapefruit becomes a lot stronger, but also less sugary. The vanilla comes through shortly after and at this point it's a girly scent I would have loved to wear as a teenager. As it dries, though, it softens and becomes a lot more sophisticated. It's powdery vanilla with a hint of grapefruit; less sugary but still sweet.

Throw: Moderate
Longevity: This only lasts a couple of hours on my skin and then I get nothing.

Summary: Sugary grapefruit. Super girly to begin with, softening to a powdery, feminine scent.

Verdict: This doesn't last long enough to warrant a full bottle purchase, were I able to find one available, but I'll use up my vial.
Tags: nava, perfume, perfume review, perfume review: 2015, public post
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments