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Reviewing Paris Lights Platinum

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How would you feel if a grand perfume bore your name? I think I’d definitely walk on air!

Well, Paris Hilton does not need any formal announcement since the American television personality, singer, actress and model who is always followed around by camera flashes is the icon behind the Paris Lights Platinum fragrance.

Paris Lights Platinum perfume

Definitely, warmer seasons call for something fresh and light so honey, pack away those warming scents for colder days and lighten up your fragrance wardrobe.  Currently, I’ve been looking at plenty of light fragrances and I shared a review on Sansiro for Women K242, a floral, sweet and soft scent that’s awesome for warmer seasons.

You can read it here:

 Sansiro For Women K242

And again, when you have the best girlfriend like I do, she’ll not fail to gift you with the cutest perfume. Grace Bako always knew that I had a bad thing for fragrances so when she came across Paris Lights Platinum during her shopping spree, she couldn’t hesitate to purchase it for me. What a friend! She believed it was soft so she gifted me so that I could try it and give a review too.

Paris Lights Platinum perfume

Paris Lights Platinum perfume on a pink flat lay

Paris Lights Platinum comes in a very cute box package that is very eye-catching you bet. The perfume is a spray that bears a heavy glass bottle with the most elegant of openers thus will look classy and elegant on your dressing table. You’ll absolutely fall in love with it as soon as you see it. I’ve now used Paris Lights Platinum for a week and here’s my honest review:

Paris Lights Platinum is a fresh fragrance.

Fresh fragrances make one smell as clean instantly.

So if karma doesn’t hit you, then the feminine, musky and warm scent that Paris Lights delivers will. It hits all the right notes for a sexy evening scent but with a light freshness for spring. Milky-powdery and intensive sandalwood , musk and oakmoss give it a powerful base that lasts hours longer than you can expect; while the heart of floral, sweet and pure jasmine, freesia, lily, tuberose and lily of the valley give it a beautiful floral hit. How classic!

Paris Lights Platinum perfume

Just spray this fresh fragrance on yourself and you can smell like apples, oranges and melons wherever you go since its top notes were made voluptuous and seductive. Your sillage will definitely be admirable like mine has been for the last one week.

Paris Lights Platinum perfume

Paris Light Platinum is the Eau de Parfum type of soft fragrance yet not long lasting .

Fragrances are grouped according to their strength of essences. Eau de Toilette is least strong thus doesn’t last as long, Eau de Parfum comes in second as quite strong then Eau de Cologne comes in as the strongest of fragrances.

Paris Lights Platinum perfume

Eau de Parfum fragrances are considered as the most beautiful type of fragrances. Eau de Parfum releases its top, heart and base notes over a period of time due its higher concentration of essences than Eau de Toilette thus proving to be quite long lasting yet still soft in comparison to Eau de Cologne. For one who’s not into strong fragrances, I’d go for Eau de Parfum any day any time.

Many wear Eau de Parfum on clothing and hair but one must be careful to avoid staining of clothes. Although, to be on the safe side, it is better to wear perfume on heat zones and pulse points since one can just easily wash it away and still be sure of not staining clothes. I’m certain that you too wear perfume like this, right?

Anyway, Paris Lights Platinum has anchoring base notes that are soft so I have no worries when it comes to dealing with my allergens. I wear Paris Lights on clean , moist skin to ensure it lasts longer. But even so, I wish that it would last even longer since the scent lasts for around 3-4 hours depending on how you sprayed it. That just means that one would need carry the perfume along and spray several times to keep smelling fresh and awesome!

Paris Lights Platinum perfume

Word Problems Solved

Eau de Parfum refers to a mixture of fragrant aromas that give one’s body an agreeable scent when worn.

Sillage refers the trail of scent left behind by a person who has worn perfume.

Top notes; top notes form a person’s initial impression of a perfume. I mean, the scents that are first perceived immediately after application of the perfume. Top notes really affect the selling ability of a perfume.

Heart/ Middle notes; the immediate scent that’s noticeable after the top notes fade usually in about ten minutes.

Base notes are the scents of the perfume that bring depth and solidity to the perfume. Compounds used here are usually deep and not perceived until 30 minutes after wearing a perfume.

Paris Lights Platinum perfume

Well lovelies, I am definitely loving Paris Lights Platinum and as much as it costs quite a penny and doesn’t last as long, it is worth purchasing for its magnificent scent. And I’m glad that I’m adding more perfumes to my collection so I don’t have to worry about missing that beautiful scent.

Whenever I go for fragrances, I tend to consider:

  • How soft a fragrance is, no matter it’s woody, floral, citrus or fresh nature.
  • Its duration after application. This will ensure you bring it along or not!

So have you used Paris Lights Platinum before? How much did you love it? And if not, how much are you loving it from my review?

Lemme know your thoughts in the comment section below…

Hugs!

Dalene.

 

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Comments

  1. Tawnya says

    Interesting review. I’m generally not much into perfume, especially those that wear A LOT of perfume. It can be nice in moderation.

  2. Elizabeth O says

    This looks like a really nice perfume. I love the bottle, it would be a good handbag addition. So glad you are enjoying the scent of this.

  3. John Sallie says

    Well, that was a bit of a perfume lesson for me. I can’t say I have ever heard the term sillage before although I have experienced it. I a a big fan of white musk so I am assuming I may enjoy Paris Light as well.

    • Dalene Ekirapa says

      Haha…you can say that again; but I’m glad the lesson is relatable and you might want to try Paris Lights fragrances which come in many essences.

  4. Ann F. Snook-Moreau says

    I usually wear fruity scents during warmer months but this fragrance would be a nice change. It sounds very feminine without being too old-lady floral haha.

  5. Emily says

    For years I worked in an office where a co-worker was allergic to certain scents so we weren’t able to wear perfume! This year is the first year I’ve been able to so I am still searching for the perfect t one, I’ll have to check this one out!

    • Dalene Ekirapa says

      You should get it Emily; you’ll love it. Too bad you couldn’t wear perfume to work before…but I totally understand since I never wore it either.
      Hugs!

  6. Daisy says

    This sounds like a fresh and lovely fragrance . It’s been awhile since I’ve picked out a new scent and I’d love to try this.

  7. Geraline Batarra says

    Wow! Nice perfume to recommend. Thanks for sharing this to us. I love the packaging, its very attractive.

  8. Vasundhra says

    Light, floral fragrances are perfect for summers and this seems like a good choice for this season. The bottle looks cute!

  9. Elle (CleverlyChanging) says

    Many perfume scents are too strong for me. I’m glad that you like this one. I will keep it in mind to give as a gift for my friends.

  10. Alison Rost says

    Sounds like a lovely perfume to have in your collection. I like the packaging, simplicity really is key! I hope it does last longer but I like the fact that the fragrance is not overpowering.

    • Dalene Ekirapa says

      Yes Alison, it is although it doesn’t last as long but for about 3-4 hours. Although I’m glad since it’s not overpowering at all.
      Hugs!

  11. TravelTips says

    Definitely you have convinced me. This is what I’m going to buy for my better half for his coming birthday in July.

    • Dalene Ekirapa says

      Aaaw! Now that’s so sweet to hear. She’ll be so happy to receive this considering the cute package and the even more lovely bottle!
      Anyway, thanks for stopping by!

  12. Sayanti says

    This seems to be a perfect pick for summers. The packaging is also very feminine. I can only feel how sweet and warm the fragrance would be. I will check out if it is available in my country! Will get my hands on it

  13. Tamala says

    You wrote an AMAZING review!!! I am not really into fruity scents… I’m more of a fresh linen and super light kind of perfume wearer. Cute packaging and again, STELLAR review!!!

  14. Becca Talbot says

    This perfume sounds like it smells delicious!! (CAN I EVEN SAY THAT, DO PERFUMES SMELL DELICIOUS?!). I’ll have to try a spritz next time I’m walking through duty free at the airport x

  15. Melissa Vera says

    This sounds like a like a lovely perfume. I wish I could wear perfume but because I suffer from Migraines, I have to be careful about what I wear.

    • Dalene Ekirapa says

      Ooh… that’s sad Melissa. But I also suffer from migraines when I’m using strong fragrances. So you can be sure that Paris Lights Platinum is a soft one.
      Thanks for stopping by 😘

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