Raffinee

Houbigant

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3.3

8 reviews

37%
would repurchase
3.3/5
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3.0
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4 years ago

Review of vintage Houbigant Raffinée Eau de Parfum. Top Notes: Carnation, Orange Blossom, Plum, Clary Sage, Jasmine, Lemon, Bergamot, Rose. Heart Notes: Mimosa, Tuberose, Tonka Bean, Orchid,...

About reviewer (84 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinOther, Other, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther



4.0
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5 years ago

I consider Houbigant Raffinee to be THE reference perfume for Heavy, Baroque, Go-Big-or-Go-Home '80s Orientals. It's great stuff, but only if you're up for a magnificent wallop of orange blossom,...

About reviewer (251 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Fair, Not Sure

HairRed, Other, Other

EyesBrown


3.0
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9 years ago

This is a review for vintage Houbigant Raffinee, not the Dana re-issue (which I've got a bad feeling about). The vintage Raffinee comes in a gorgeous India-retro red and gold bottle and I wish the...

About reviewer (542 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination

HairBrown

EyesBrown


5.0
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10 years ago

I am disapointed with the "New" Raffinee, it used to be made by Houbigant and it smelled wonderful, since Dana took over the company and product it doesn't smell the same. I am having a hard time...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrown

EyesHazel


3.0
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13 years ago

I'm still undecided about this. After first purchasing I decided it was not for me but after giving it a second chance I think I'm starting to really like it. The notes are sweet but not too...

About reviewer (96 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Other

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


2.0
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13 years ago

My step-mom wears this pretty much exclusively. That I cannot see happening, maybe once in a while, but not the ONLY thing you wear. She has always worn one perfume to death for years, and...

About reviewer (125 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinOther

HairOther

EyesOther


2.0
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13 years ago

This perfume remind me so much of the 80's when the fragrances were too loud sweet and harsh. to me it smells like a cheep artificial drugstore fragrance, sweet and cloying with no refinement.

About reviewer (139 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen


4.0
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14 years ago

<p>This floral-sweet perfume by Houbigant (now marketed in the USA by Dana) is a classic in the style of Arpege and Chanel #5 (except without the aldehyde "bite" in the top notes). A scent you can...

About reviewer (32 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesHazel



3.0
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4 years ago

Review of vintage Houbigant Raffinée Eau de Parfum. Top Notes: Carnation, Orange Blossom, Plum, Clary Sage, Jasmine, Lemon, Bergamot, Rose. Heart Notes: Mimosa, Tuberose, Tonka Bean, Orchid,...

About reviewer (84 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinOther, Other, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther



4.0
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5 years ago

I consider Houbigant Raffinee to be THE reference perfume for Heavy, Baroque, Go-Big-or-Go-Home '80s Orientals. It's great stuff, but only if you're up for a magnificent wallop of orange blossom,...

About reviewer (251 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Fair, Not Sure

HairRed, Other, Other

EyesBrown


3.0
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9 years ago

This is a review for vintage Houbigant Raffinee, not the Dana re-issue (which I've got a bad feeling about). The vintage Raffinee comes in a gorgeous India-retro red and gold bottle and I wish the...

About reviewer (542 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination

HairBrown

EyesBrown


5.0
Created with Sketch.

10 years ago

I am disapointed with the "New" Raffinee, it used to be made by Houbigant and it smelled wonderful, since Dana took over the company and product it doesn't smell the same. I am having a hard time...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrown

EyesHazel


3.0
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13 years ago

I'm still undecided about this. After first purchasing I decided it was not for me but after giving it a second chance I think I'm starting to really like it. The notes are sweet but not too...

About reviewer (96 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Other

HairBrunette

EyesBrown




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