Recent in Fragrance (page 1 of 32)

How Millennial Men are Influencing the Fragrance Market

The post states that American men, aged 18-34, are by far the main fragrance user group and are drawn especially to perfume and eau de toilette.

Go With the Flow, Part 2: Spouted Bed Technology to Yield More Oil

Part 2 in this two-part mini series will discuss the effects of redesigning air flow to yield higher oil concentrations during encapsulation.

Go With the Flow, Part 1: Spouted Bed Technology to Yield More Oil

In this two-part mini series, you'll learn how improving gas flow during encapsulation will result in higher oil recovery rate that ensures better product quality and decreases the consumption of valuable raw materials.

What Scent Trends are Millennials Looking for in 2017?

The results are based on 2 million fragrance search inquiries and may give insights into shopping habits of millennials.

Freshen Up Your Perfume Knowledge With Fragrance Academy

Taking input from retailers and sales training experts, the Fragrance Academy has developed a four-part course to develop professional fragrance skills.

Sense and the Subconscious: Is Liking Enough?

When it comes to product design, a simple “like” is not enough. How does consumer emotion play a role in developing engaging and successful products on the shelves?

Endpoint. Thinking Outside the Perfume Bottle

My role for Perfumer & Flavorist is to procure and put forth relevant scientific content and observations to advance your formulations for improved F&F applications. So what you’ll find here are some interesting points I’ve observed that could connect to your overall larger project “constellation.”

Patent Pick: Ain’t It Swell When Foods and Beverages Don’t Smell?

Patent picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. The present invention offers a variety of ways to reduce unpleasant odor from foods and beverages.

Waft This Way: Women’s Fragrance Trends Report

Scent cocktails, multifunctional fragrances and gender-bending wafts usher the fragrance and perfume market into 2017.

Patent Pick: Corona-core Microgels Go with Skin's Flow

Emulsions are troublemakers. Surfactants can be used to keep their oil and water attitudes in check but they irritate some people. Pickering emulsions work, too, but are less effective and sticky wickets. Enter Shiseido's patented answer: corona-core microgels, which stabilize the situation and go with skin's flow.

Progress in Essential Oils: Spike Lavender

This month's column discusses the chemical composition of spike lavender (Lavandula latifolia Medic).

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