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His vs her perfumes

Niche perfumers have long championed sexually ambiguous scents. Why then, in an era of increased gender fluidity, are his and her perfumes back on their radar, asks Vicci Bentley. Photography by Pedro Aguilar
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Beauty

The alluring ambiguity of amber perfume

Teetering between powdery sweetness and feral ambiguity, amber’s polarising scent is edging out musk as the bedrock of oriental fragrances. Vicci Bentley reports. Photography by Pedro Aguilar
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