In this lavishly illustrated, comprehensive guide to scent, beauty experts Josephine Fairley and Lorna McKay bring together everything you need to know about perfume, including guidance on which 'scent family' you belong to, the different strengths of perfume, the art of shopping for fragrance, 100 perfumes to try before you die plus the greatest scents ever bottled. Packed with insider info from the world's leading experts, with interviews with some of greatest international perfumers, this is an essential companion for anyone with a passion for fragrance.
Josephine Fairley is a contributing editor to the Mail on Sunday YOU Magazine, where she writes on beauty and organic living. She is the co-author of the bestselling Beauty Bible series, which includes The 21st Century Beauty Bible, Beauty Bible Beauty Steals and The Anti-Ageing Beauty Bible. She also writes a blog on perfume called The Scent Critic. Lorna McKay worked as a Perfumery and Cosmetics Buyer at Harrods before setting up Liberty's beauty department and then joining QVC as their first beauty buyer nearly 20 years ago. She has also created fragrances for the Liz Earle range.