An Industry Guide To Scented Candle Manufacturing & Top Fragrances

As the world’s only source of illumination for centuries, candle making has a rich and noble past that dates back at least 5,000 years. Candles were used in almost every culture in the ancient world but exactly which civilization was the very first to create them is information …

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The Top Essential Oils Women Prefer In Their Personal Care Products

Some questions aren’t that easy to answer and what women want in their personal products used for bath, body, hair, cosmetics or skin care is certainly one of them. Women have dynamic tastes (and rightfully so), and yet they are also loyal to their favorite brands. How can this be explained …

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The Complete Guide To Natural, Organic And Synthetic Fragrances

Human love for fragrance is deeply rooted in millenniums of cultural and spiritual practice. The history of perfume is rich and colorful, dating back to antiquity and the glorious civilizations of China, Persia, Egypt, Greece and Rome. Ancient fragrances were usually a combination …

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Choosing The Best Fragrance For Cosmetic & Personal Care Products

Choosing the best fragrance for cosmetics and personal care products can be a daunting task for the simple reason that there are so many scents available. Consumers can also be a fickle lot and change their minds about preferred scent almost as often as they change their clothes …

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Understanding Eau de Cologne, Eau Fraiche, Eau de Toilette & Perfume

Perfume, Eau de Cologne, Eau Fraiche and Eau de Toilette all have historical roots, some of which may not be well known. Some very famous people down through time have indulged in these fragrances. Here are some tales of some sweet-smelling famous notables down through the …

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Roger Howell: Executive Profile of a Chief Perfumer

Roger Howell is one of the most recognized perfumer authorities in the world, using both his creative and scientific expertise to compose fragrances for thousands of grateful clients. For nearly 10 years, he has held the position as the Vice President and Chief Perfumer of Alpha Aromatics, a U.S. fragrance manufacturer …

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The 12 Top Selling Fragrances For Candle Manufacturers

Aromas have the power to tap into the essence of human memory. Both the manufacturers of scented candles and those who buy them seek those fragrances that erode dark thoughts and replace them with the nostalgic recall of the past; the poignancy of lost youth and the warmth of home …

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The Top 8 Fragrance Industry Blogs To Follow – Our Prefumers’...

At Alpha Aromatics, we like to think of ourselves as “fragrance people.” To earn that title, we have to stay on the pulse and know everything that’s going on in the fragrance world—attending conferences, talking to our colleagues around the world, and visiting with others in the industry. Our marketing …

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Creating Opulence in Your Brand

If your brand is all about opulence, there are a great many things that you can do to create a look, feel, sensation, or scent that will carry and enforce your customers’ perceptions. Scent, in particular, is increasingly being used by a growing array of businesses to heighten their brand’s image and …

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