It's simply the muskiest, sexiest, most beguiling musk blend I've ever come across (and we're talking thousands of fragrance samples over the past 9 years)! Anyone who likes musky fragrances, sexy fragrances, unique fragrances, or upscale-smelling fragrances. Only someone whose nostrils were stitched together in a freak serger accident. Or, as expressed in the title of a song by West Coast rap-music impresario Ice Cube, "0 Dollar Bill, Yo." Note to CP soapers: I've personally tested this fragrance well and thoroughly in CP soap, and my feelings about using it in CP are mixed . At the end of cure time, the pleasant musk and sandalwood notes were still there, but a bit muted.In fact, I would put this in a league with the best of the Sweet Cakes best -- our copies of Angel and Fracas and Precious Amber, for example. And here's one more piece of juicy backstory -- another customer of this particular perfumer has also purchased this Egyptian Musk and is selling it diluted as a perfume with a price tag of 0 per ounce. If you don't mind a more subtle fragrance level in your cold-process soap, then feel free to give Egyptian Musk a spin. Back in 1990, Madonna dated then-star rapper Vanilla Ice, and he recently opened up about the relationship, calling the pop queen, "a great lover." "She was older than me and a great lover," Vanilla Ice (real name Robert Van Winkle) told the British tabloid News Of The World (via IMDB).
Then when the book came out I was so embarrassed and ashamed. She threw me in like I was a product off a shelf and I didn’t appreciate it. She said she didn’t have sex with these men but it looked like she was.” LOLz! That may be what you say now, bb, but it certainly looks as though you were enjoying yourself in some of those photos!Flashpoint: We commissioned this fragrance after numerous phone and email requests.And we can see why you demanded it -- not a sinus-blasting, cold-remedy type of eucalyptus, but a clean, fresh, herbal blend.Top notes of essential oils of eucalyptus, pine, bergamot, lemon, lime, and petitgrain lead to a floral middle of jasmine, rose, lily of the valley, ylang, and tagetes (essential oil of marigold).The soft, musky bottom also contains essential oil of patchouli, sandalwood, vetiver, and vanilla.Green fig notes combine with Italian and Brazilian orange in the top, leading to a floral middle with notes of deep violet. Many "takes" on fig abound in the marketplace, and most of them are cloyingly sweet -- like a Fig Newton in a bottle.A foresty finish is provided by bois de rose, musk, and oakmoss. Not so this, which smells very similar to the fig fragrance found in Diptyque-brand soaps and candles (and those are expensive, dude! This is a fruity-green-herbal blend, with top notes of red fruits, black currants, and peaches.A little backstory: A perfumer we work with recently relocated to the US from France.While still living in Paris, he purchased a small bottle of musk fragrance, which immediately became his wife's signature scent and which people within sniffing range remarked upon endlessly.Please do not select an expedited method of shipping (Next Day Air, 2nd Day Air, or 3-Day Select); your order will automatically be downgraded to UPS Ground at time of processing. Flowerbomb is the first foray into perfumery by Dutch fashion design team Viktor & Rolf, and they brought very definite ideas to the fragrance table.Here's an interesting, fruity blend using our Fig fragrance: Fruit Fantasy 4 parts Sweet Cakes Sandalwood Fragrance 3 parts Sweet Cakes Yuzu or Grapefruit Fragrance 2 parts Sweet Cakes Osmanthus Fragrance 1 part Sweet Cakes Fig or Citron et Figue Fragrance This blend takes plain grapefruit to a whole new level -- the Fig adds "WOW! They were determined that the scent be filled with flowers, flowers, and more flowers (thus the name "Flowerbomb"), and that they wanted it to be "romantic, but volatile" and connote "glamour, but with rage" (thus the bottle that looks like a crystal grenade).