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Eco-perfumes – how an indie trend went mainstream

Natural ingredients are signalling a softly spoken new direction for scents – heightening the feel-good factor as well as benefiting the environment. Vicci Bentley reports. Styled by Nu Valado. Photographed by Omer Knaz
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Beauty

Warm and woody perfumes for winter

Moreishly smoky, earthily sweet, richly resinous or seductively spicy… woody scents are as nuanced as the emotions they arouse. And they are making their warming presence felt this winter, says Vicci Bentley. Photography by Omer Knaz
Beauty

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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