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The best subtle perfumes for summer

28 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Wearing a big scent in close confines is a bit like doing the dishes in a ballgown. Try something in a lower key Spraying on perfume makes me feel as ready as cleaning my teeth or brushing my hair. But what constitutes an appropriate fragrance for time spent social distancing or confined to one's own kitchen table? Without people, traffic, fresh air and nature to cancel out its “noise”, potent perfume can seem suddenly deafening. To wear a big, heady scent in close confines can seem like doing the dishes in a ballgown. I recently find myself making lower-key selections. Among the most...
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