Some times, even if we try as hard as we can, it’s just impossible to find some discontinued perfumes for women or men. They just don’t sell them anymore and you can’t find them in shops or stores online.
Well, it’s time to choose a new perfume but there’s a way you can do it while keeping the essence of the discontinued perfumes with you.
Perfumes are made basically with water, alcohol, flagranced oils and some chemical compounds such as aroma, fixatives and solvents. Since mid 1800 these oils can be chemically synthesized. The aroma is exactly like the natural one but with a much lower cost of production and his availability does not depend from natural events.
Thanks to the Internet you can now have a list of the ingredients of the most common perfumes, even the discontinued fragrances. All you have to do is find which fragranced oil is in the ingredients of the perfume. Here are the most common types of oils for perfumes:
- Lemon Oil
And many more…
Once you know which oil is content in your discontinued perfume, try perfumes with the same fragranced oils! It’s always fun and enjoyable trying new perfumes. Surely you’ll find a perfume that will make you remember your discontinued fragrance and the sadness for not finding it will soon go away.
Do you like perfumes? Do you like accessories? Do you like antiques? Do you like wandering in antiques shops and stores? If you answered “yes” to any one of these questions then collecting discontinued perfumes can do for you. They’re not easy to find but this just adds interest to the search. Follow these simple tips and you can come up with a great collection of discontinued perfumes.
The simplest way to find a perfume no longer sold in stores? Ask your relatives! That old aunt of yours that used to be a fashion addict in her youth, your mother or your grandparents will surely have a bottle covered with dust that they just don’t wear anymore. Probably they’ll even be happy to hand it off to you.
Need some other ways?
eBay sellers sell anything… Go and look for discontinued perfumes, you can find pretty cool bargains in auctions and fixed price purchases. The same is for online stores. It seems that the Internet is a gold mine for discontinued perfumes, don’t miss to search Google for your favorite fragrances, you’ll be amazed about what you can find.
Some perfumes last for decades (think of Chanel no.5), some get discontinued soon. Maybe they just came out after a fashion that soon ended or they didn’t sell as expected but with time and experience you will be able to distinguish the truly gems of discontinued perfumes, the ones that should have never been ceased. And it’s always a pleasure finding one of those scents. Like an archaeologist finding a priceless relic.
Any day is a good day to start your own collection of discontinued perfumes, why don’t you start today?
The sense of smell is one of the strongest senses. The smell of the sea in winter, the smell of wet grass in a green field, the smell of gasoline and grease working on your old classic car. Beautiful things wouldn’t be the same without their scent.
The same occurs with people. I’m sure you remember the perfume worn by your first high school date, the smell of your grandpa after shave, the scent worn by your mother in important events. Unfortunately some of this perfumes are no longer available, they are discontinued perfumes.
Even if you’re not a “good ol’ days were better” person surely you wouldn’t mind to recall back the days spent with your loved ones, the first dates with your actual partner or the time spent with someone who passed by. Wearing their favorite perfumes or just smell it is one of the strongest way to remember them. Chances are the perfumes they used to wear is a discontinued perfume. How would you like to have a bottle of that discontinued perfume? There are some ways to get your hands on one bottle:
Ever thought about eBay? They sell discontinued fragrances for an affordable price. Look for your favorite one, you may surprise yourself to see somebody has just what you’re looking for.
What about you favorite perfumes shop? Have you asked them if they still have discontinued perfumes? Maybe they have in stock a perfume they no longer keep on the shelves and they can even sell it for a cheap price, since their chances to sell it are very little.
Some perfumes gain value with the time, though. Just like a bottle of good wine, time adds value to it and the price could be not that cheap.
Discontinued perfumes make great presents too. Surprise your husband with a bottle of the scent he used to wear when he was younger, your wife with that scent she likes to smell on your skin or a loved person with the perfume she used to wear and no longer can because is now in the list of discontinued perfumes.
Yes, this is the real value of discontinued perfumes. The value to make you remember good time spent with friends and family. Open the bottle and smell the perfume, joyful sensations of friendship and love will come to your mind.
What is a discontinued perfume? A perfume no longer in the market, as its brand don’t sell it anymore.
Don’t you hate when the perfect perfume for you suddenly goes in the list of discontinued perfumes?
This is what this site is for. You’ll find tips on where to find discontinued perfumes, offers to buy perfumes, best priced perfumes, how to recreate that special perfume for you and many more
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