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on 10/23/2015 3:21:00 PM
More reviews by aenflex
Skin: Normal, Fair-Medium, Neutral
Hair: Brown, Wavy, Coarse
Love at first sniff. Out of every fragrance I've ever smelled, it is my favorite. I get pencil shavings, rose and sandalwood predominantly. And it's a beautiful thing. Cumin and cinnamon also stand up, making this spicy, but organic, creamy and refined. I think it's simple, and perfect. It smells like a natural human scent, like what a person is meant to smell like when you're close enough to steal a hot, intimate whiff. I'm one of those people that love the being buffeted by the smell of people as we pass by, and this smells beautifully human, slightly dirty and sensual. (It's what I'd hoped Samsara would be on me) I could only choose one of the many PBs I tested, for a FB, and this was it. It may not be worth the $225 price tag, but I'm not versed enough to pinpoint a good dupe without endless testing. This is a splurge for me, but I adore this fragrance. I don't even care to search for something like it. Removed one lipstick because the price of his private blends is just too high.
on 7/10/2015 6:03:00 PM
More reviews by KatyaRuski
Skin: Dry, Medium, Not Sure
Hair: Brunette, Other, Other
This stuff smells great, it's definitely gonna be my signature scent for a while. I get tired of smells pretty quickly but this one I think will take a while.
on 7/10/2015 5:18:00 PM
More reviews by Lepin
Skin: Sensitive, Fair, Cool
Hair: Blond, Wavy, Fine
I have no clue what happened here. I had received a very generous sample of this last fall. I wore this many, many times and loved how I was enveloped and caressed by sandalwood, vanilla and exotics beyond my worldly travels. July in New York.I revisited this last night at Saks. OMFG! I nearly had a coronary this was simply wretched on me. Was it the hot humid weather? My chemistry? An old store tester? No clue. I ended up smelling old cedar wood, lipstick circa 1965 that my late mother would wear, cumin and armpit. Crest fallen. I loved this last fall and winter. Why such a reversal of fortune. If this can only be worn during cold weather it is still worth the absurd price. If I can't wear this in the summer in NY then so be it. I still love you Tom, just a little less.Glad I didn't buy this full size bottle.My fragrance search continues.
on 1/5/2014 1:11:00 PM
More reviews by julia178
Skin: Dry, Fair, Cool
Beautiful rendition of sandalwood, in fact it is the best sandalwood scent that I have come across to date. There is some spice in the mix as well, which keeps Santal Blush interesting for me. It is a soft, gentle fragrance and I find it a good scent to be layered with Tom Ford's White Suede. Sillage and staying power are medium, and it stays rather close to my skin which I like. Expensive as all Tom Ford products, but a well-crafted fragrance in beautiful packaging. I really like the apothecary inspired bottles, and Santal Blush comes in a pretty rose tinted glass bottle. $210 for 1.7oz/50ml spray.
3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.
on 12/16/2013 6:20:00 AM
More reviews by HottSauce
Skin: Normal, Tan, Warm
Hair: Brunette, Straight, Coarse
This is sandalwood in its most beautiful and elegant form. I love the woody floral scent of this. I never smelled a sandalwood like this.but there is also a strong spice note about this that im not so crazy about. Indian food spices. sandalwood dominates and last and even till the next day. And i would not be surprised if it lasted longer! The staying power is a dream, staying for almost for forever. The bottle is elegant, perfect for on top of a vanity or bathroom. Expensive.....very expensive, 260+ swiss franks. Im debating wether to buy it or not.
2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.
on 5/9/2013 11:43:00 AM
More reviews by zeynepd
Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure
Hair: Red, Other, Other
Boudoir Santal... it has that creamy, sweet and spicy exoticity that is associated with sexy fragrances. I find it heady and forceful. On my skin, it's slightly sweaty and foody-spicy at first. Then it becomes very balmy, creamy, figgy and a bit cloying. Actually, it immediately rings the bells for Vivienne Westwood's Boudoir which was heavy on me whereas it smellt angelic on some others. I get a similar rose,cardamom and sandalwood feeling here. Still, kudos to Tom Ford for creating something different. I'm sure it smells better on many other people and an extra point for that. Also, the bottle is really beautiful.Tenacious lasting power.
on 12/30/2012 12:02:00 PM
More reviews by sucrose77
Skin: Other, Other, Not Sure
Hair: Other, Other, Other
One of my favorite sandalwood fragrances. The sandalwood is creamy and soft, but made a bit bold with spices. It has a fenugreek note that threatens to bring it into curry territory, but not as much as Serge Lutens Santal Blanc. It is also less sweet and generally more subtle than Santal Blanc. Instead, the emphasis is on the gorgeous milky sandalwood, powdery musks, and the smell of skin. It feels exotic but comfortable.
4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.
on 11/18/2012 8:19:00 AM
More reviews by katharinesophia
I have sampled this a couple of times and this one really has a life of its own. I absolutely love the initial spray. It is a very creamy almost figgy sandalwood on me. Then as it dries down it continues to alternate between creamy sandalwood and a sharper straight up sandalwood. Literally, it will be creamy and then 5 minutes later back to the sharpness. I have received compliments on this one but can't see buying a FB, but l would be happy with a small decant as I can see it lasting forever.
1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.
on 8/11/2012 1:28:00 PM
More reviews by luluhalabaloo
Skin: Sensitive, Fair, Neutral
Initially, I had written it didn't last on me. But lately, I retried it and it lasted until I showered, hours later. It stayed consistent as well. It smells extremely clean on me - my son commented it smelt like soap - but to me, it has a very delicate flower note in it that lingers and is delightful. I don't for a lot of Tom Ford scents because they just don't like my chemistry, but this one is definitely something quite wearable on me as a daily perfume. Hey, smelling like a good soap - nothing wrong with that!!!
4 out of 5 people found this review helpful.
on 8/2/2012 9:17:00 AM
More reviews by pinkydinkydo
Age: 56 & Over
Skin: Very Dry, Other, Not Sure
Some of Tom Ford's perfumes are just awful to my note. I hate the tobacco and leather scents. But this is something different. Generally, I like nice feminine florals -- like Paris by Yves st. Laurent. This is NOT a floral, but a soft, sort of spicy scent. Very hard to describe. It almost seems floral but is spicy enought o save it from that label. It is very soft and feminine. It's one of those scents you just have to try yourself in order to define it.
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