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orange flowersCosmetics can help to give our self-esteem a boost and fragrances are no exception. Fragrances do more than make a product smell nice: they can help to enhance our moods and make an important contribution to how we feel about ourselves.

Fragrances date back to the Egyptian times when the earliest perfumes were made. Today, we don’t just enjoy them as perfumes or ‘fine fragrances’: they are one of the most important factors in helping us choose which cosmetics we buy.

In this section you can find out about how fragrances are made and how they work.