Why You May Not Smell Your Best

Okay, so I was asked recently what I would call my “scent”

As someone who ends up in the gym 6 days a week, my immediate thought was the smell of my deodorant (it’s a great smell, really! Fresh and clean). My second thought was the set of perfume I have from Skylar Body that they were awesome enough to send me to test out.

But neither of those were what I could really call my own.

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The Scent Room

The place I was asked this question just so happened to be a niche perfumery called The Scent Room 

The owner, Deborah, is all about expressing your personality through scent. It’s personally something I never gave a ton of thought to, which is crazy because smell is the sense that is most closely linked to memory.

Have you ever smelled something and were immediately transported into a memory of a different time in your life, or of a specific person?
It’s the power of scent!

So naturally, I had to find my scent. duh.

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SO I went on a “scent journey”. All of the perfumes are hand-picked by the owner to display in the shop. They are from exclusive lines that are typically extremely hard to find. Every scent has a story behind it, and I got to hear all about them from the owner, Deborah. She was incredible in helping me find which scents I loved the most and explaining exactly what my nose was smelling.

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Some of my favorites were:

Roja Danger

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Abel

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Hysteria

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Child

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If you’re like me, and you never really thought past “mm that smells pretty nice”, you should definitely find a perfumery near you to really find your scent.

What scent do you want people to remember you by?

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Some of these captures were taken by the amazing Chelsea Raleigh Photography Go check her work out for wedding and couples photography as well!

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12 thoughts on “Why You May Not Smell Your Best”

  1. I Found your article very interesting I learned lot about the smell. So kind of you to provide us a knowledge of these important things really helpful, Thank you for sharing this vital information and tactics with us.

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  2. Never thought of personalized scents according to personality, but it does make a lot of sense. I prefer stronger scents, which is close to my own personality.

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  3. Such an interesting title! And the article is so much fun and yes, you’re right, everybody has his own perfect scent!

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  4. I have a migraine, usually, I don’t really use perfumes and any scents. But sometimes if the smell doesn’t trigger my head I am using it most of the time. I have to see how these scents goes.

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  5. Wow, I never knew that our personality carries their own scent. I have to find mine. I don’t wear perfume a lot because I work with kids.

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