Figure Out Which Fragrance To Buy With Sephora’s Scent Samplers

Finding a new fragrance is a daunting task. I can never figure out whether I’m willing to commit to a scent after wearing it around the store or smelling and…

Catherine Strawn | December 9, 2009 - 5:10 pm

How To Get Perfume To Stay

Even though I have tried to wear perfume (Coco Chanel once said, “A woman who doesn’t wear perfume has no future.”), scents seem to fall off my skin, and I…

Catherine Strawn | June 30, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Smells Like Trouble

New research from Northwestern University shows that a single negative experience linked to an odor teaches us to discriminate against that and similar-smelling odors. While they discovered this in the…

Catherine Strawn | April 1, 2008 - 12:30 pm