How to pick the perfume for every ocassion

Choosing the right perfume for every ocassion is a part of behaving oneself and transmiting to the people that sorround us.

Not every perfume works for every ocassion, we need to take into account the time of the day, the place and the activity we are going to carry out.

For this reason, we must pick the proper perfume for day lunch, a romantic dinner, work ora special event.

Furthermore, a vital factor when picking a good perfume is its fixation because it tells us how much it will last on our skin.

Moreover, some people are loyal to one perfume because they like it and want to be to identified by it.

This can become a mistake if the perfume has some markeable characteristics, even if these characteristics are soft or intense.

Nowadays, there are numerous fragancies to choose among for each moment.

On this matter we are going to select for this post the best perfumes according to the ocassiona and the activity we are planning on doing.

Perfumes for the day

If you are attending to a lunch, event or whatever celebration during daylight, the perfume must be fresh, with soft flowerish or citric glances.

If you prefer sweeter aromas, apple can be a good option.

Perfumes for the afternoon

When the afternoon comes, we want a fragance that strikes harder than a morning one. A stronger flowerish glance would do.

Sweet and intense vanilla or bitter ginger canmake your perfume cheekier and personal.

Lemon, musk or wooden aromas are also good options for the afternoon.

In the following lines we are pointing out some of the top selling women perfumes for fay and night:

Chance by Chanel, Light Blue by Dolce&Gabbana, Chloé, Calvin Klein ONE, Acqua di Gioia by Giorgio Armani, 212 by Carolina Herrera, among others.

The perfume culture is getting to the masculine area of society. There is a wide variety of perfumes for them according to the place and moment. We will highlight some men perfumes for these occasions:

Allure Homme by Chanel, 1 Million by Paco Rabanne, Dior Homme by Christian Dior, Invictus by Paco Rabanne or Boss Bottled by Hugo Boss.

Perfumes for the night

For a romantic dinner, a spectacle or whatever event during the night, the perfume must be a smelling explosion.

The calmness and warmth of the day let some space for much more seductive aromas. This is the moment of the day when we want to leave a mark.

For this reason, we want our perfume to be a declaration of intentions, with more intense aromas.

Musk, amber or pachuli become a key piece, without leaving behind some flowers suchas jasmine, orchides and violets.

For night ocassions, the most recommended perfume for women are:

Good Girl by Carolina Herrera, Black Opium by YSL, Scandal By Night Jean Paul Gaultier, Goldea The Roman Night.

Also, we are remarking some of the best selling perfumes for night events:

Solo Cedro by Loewe, Bleu by Chanel, Bvlgari Man in Black, Nuit D’ Issey by Issey Miyake or Gucci Guilty Black.

Some perfumes for the everyday life

It is also very important to choose the perfect perfume for work and everyday life so it is not too much or too little of aroma.

There are different fragancies that are very versatile, that can be worn everyday, adapting to diverse climates, times and circunstancies. It is one of the most important decisions because the fragance will accompany you for the whole day and people will identify you by it.

W are lisitng here the best one for women:

La vie est belle by Lancôme, Bright Crystal by Versace, Mademoiselle by Chanel, Truly by Vera Wang.

And, as follows, we are gathering the best selling ones for men:

Allure Homme by Chanel, Dior Homme by Christian Dior, Orange Spice de Creed, 212 Men by Carolina Herrera or Loewe Esencia by Loewe.

Some advices when picking your perfume:

Do not let yourself go by first impressions when smelling the perfume on your skin.

Think about his, perfumes undergo three phases:

  • First phase only lasts 15 minutes.
  • Second phase lasts 40 minutes.
  • And the third phase lasts the most on your skin.

So it is advisable to try the aroma on your skin and let it there for about an hour.

This way, you will notice the different hints and know if it really is the one you are looking for.

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Vacations in the Maldives, its most luxurious side

The Maldives is one of the main holiday destinations chosen for its luxury.

It is located in the Indic Ocean, made up by more than 1200 islands and is considered as one of the most beautiful and exclusive places in the world.

The Maldives is one of the most demanded destinations for luxury tourism and it has been growing in the last years by opening incredible hotels and resorts.

Buildings in the middle of the water with infinite pools, dinners under the stars, exotic nature and tons of details make it the real paradise.

It becomes hard to pick the right hotel because the vast majority of them are luxurious with exclusive and personalized service for every client´s expectations.

In the following lines, we will show you the most relevant hotels and resorts in order to hel you pick the right one.

Soneva Jani Maldivas

It is not your typical resort, it is built in a 5 km private lagoon, it can be considered a private atoll, surrounded by 5 uninhabited islands.

It is the resort with the lowest room density ratio in the world.

Also, it has one of the largest on water villas among the resorts in the Maldives and in the world, with 1245 sq meters and 4 bedrooms.

Lux North Male

It banks on modern architecture leaving behind the hay roofs to enjoy the most out its villas´ roofs.

The villas were designed by the Singapore based Miaja Design Group.

Each one of the 67 residences is just a few minutes away from the capital on fast boat.

The private terrace in every villa where clients can enjoy a movie in a big screen, practice yoga, have some drinks or some dinner under the stars.

Each one also has a pool, a sauna and hammam.

On the other hand the common facilities offer different restaurants options from Glow´s international food to japonese-peruvian food from Inti and Barium´s signature food.

The resort offers bars, cafés, pools, 24 hour butler service, a private yacht for excursions, tennis and beach volleyball courts, water sports, workshops directed by experts and a children´s club.

JW Marriott Maldives

The first JW Marriot Maldives accommodation is situated on an idyllic moon shaped islet in the Saviyani atoll (an hour away from Malé by seaplane).

A total of 60 villas form the complex which are known for being some of the roomiest in the Maldives, each of them is equipped with a private pool and all sorts of comforts.

Its offer is completed by five restaurants from different parts of the world, also three cocktail bars, spa and all kinds of activities to get involved in the island live.

Intercontinental Maldives Maamunagau

It is located in Raa atoll close to a UNESCO biosphere reserve which hosts exuberant wildlife, from majestic manta rays to playful dolphins.

The complex has 81 villas which are distributed among the beach, the lagoon and the water.

It combines private white sand beaches, contemporary designing and spectacular views of the Indic Ocean bottoms.

The whole hotel was designed around the idea of sustainability.

It is collaborating with different conservation organizations.

It encourages its guests to discover the ecosystem by participating in its preservation.

There is no need to renounce to luxury or sophistication.

Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi

In the middle of a coralline bottom lagoon the Fairmont Maldives is found and it offers itself as an exquisite destination only 55 minutes away from Malé by seaplane.

It is also known as “the underwater secret island” and it hosts a complex of 120 rooms and villas erected over the water and with their own private pool.

The hotel offers an extra attraction:

  • The Coralarium.
  • An underwater museum which has sculptures and structures made by the artist Jason de Caires Taylor that, besides art, holds a local program for the recovery of corals.

This original space is ideal for snorkeling and getting in touch with the region´s marine life helped by biologists and other specialists.

 The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort

The designing is Peia Associati´s work, this Italian firm is behind the construction of buildings such as Katara in Doha or the Ikeda Cultural Center for Peace in Milano.

70 villas over the water and islands close to the Hanifaru bay, inside the single UNESO biosphere reserve there is in the country.

The villas have a very original shell shaped design which favors a sustainable perception.

The design contributes to avoid the heat and keep the temperature steady, reducing the use of the air conditioning and minimizing the impact in the environment.

For further information about this topic do not hesitate and contact us on iluxenio@iluxenio.com.

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Where to acquire the best pieces of art

Art goes beyond personal enjoyment for those contemplating it; it adds value to luxury houses so even owners create spaces to show their pieces of art, becoming small museums in which show sculptures and paintings, in an inviting environment that makes every space shine.

ill add value, singularity and exclusivity to you house.

On today´s post, we are bringing a variety of places where you can find many artistic pieces of work which will make your space delightful.

TEFAF Fair, Maastricht.

TEFAF Maastricht is celebrated every year in Holland, it is the most influential classical and antique art fair in the world and attracts many visitors that want to acquire art work. Also, experts, art critics and collectors attend to this event.

More than 200 gallery owners from 13 different countries gather every year showing top quality and value art work. The fair’s reputation comes from a very strict authenticity process that every piece of art has to pass.

Moreover, in the last editions of the event, TEFAF is opening to modern art and photography.

ARCO Fair, Madrid.

The International Contemporary Art Fair in Madrid is one of the main contemporary art fairs in the international circuit. It takes place every February in Madrid.

ARCO Madrid is a referent when it comes to breakthrough contemporary artists, you will find the latest artistic trends.

ESTAMPA Fair, Madrid

The ESTAMPA Fair, which is organized in collaboration with IFEMA in Madrid’s Fair, keeps in line with its mission of creating, encouraging and spreading the art market in our country, giving priority to Spanish and Portuguese collecting and gallering. This allows them to be known among foreign collectors and gallery owners thanks to the international invitation program. As it is usual, the General Program of galleries and the commissary program are assessed by a committee formed by private collectors, in charge of buying, and contemporary art collection commissaries in our country.

ARTBASEL Fair, Basilea.

ART BASEL is an international contemporary art fair that is organized annually in Basilea, Switzerland. It is a meeting in which many different plastic artists and art galleries from different countries take part.

The mix of painting, sculpture, photography, video-art, mixed technique and performances makes this fair a unique experience in the world.

FRIEZE Fair, London.

FRIEZE has transformed the London artistic scene since its beginnings in 2003. The fair takes place every year in London, in which there are two sections located in centric Regent’s Park; Frieze London is the section dedicated to contemporary artists, and Frieze Masters that shows art from previous periods, from old and Middle Age art to 20th century pieces of art.

In FRIEZE, you will find different styles organized in galleries: the world most recognized artists, breakthrough ones, galleries that display young artwork, Asian art galleries and some display Spanish art, among others.

FIAC Fair, Paris.

FIAC is an exposition for modern and contemporary avant-garde art. It is celebrated every year in Paris making it the world capital of contemporary art, where around 1500 artists gather meeting more than 75000 spectators in the halls of the Grand Palais, the PetitPalais, the Tuileries garden, the Eugène Delacroix museum and Vendôme square.

FIAC exhibits paintings, sculptures, drawings, engravings, photography, firm furniture and a lot of different sorts.

This fair comes as an opportunity to discover the latest news in contemporary art through the artwork of the most prestigious artists in the world.

EL QUATRE ON CLOUD Gallery, Barcelona.

It is a gallery adapted to the new times and technology. They work to ensure that everyone can purchase good quality art and they use their website for clients to admire the work of the artist with the comfort of being at home. Moreover, they have a great assessing service for their clients, what are the prices, styles and ideal places to buy the artwork that best suits the client.

Artenet is an online marketplace for selling original artwork (paintings, frames, sculptures, drawings…) done by modern independent artists. The artists can create an account and sell their artwork directly to the public.

KREISLER Gallery, Madrid.

Kreisler Gallery was founded in Madrid on 1965, opening new spaces later in New York (1970-1975), Barcelona (1979-2002) and Miami (1993-1995). During these years, the Gallery has worked with the best Spanish and foreign plastic artist, all of them displayed indifferent national museums and they have great international prestige.

Throughout the year a monthly program of individual expositions takes place and catalogues about these are edited.

The gallery also organizes other activities, such as the organization of exposition in collaboration with other galleries and museums in Spain and abroad; and also it carries out editions of original graphic works of its artists. It is important to notice that from 1975 the Gallery has been participating in International Art Fairs regularly.

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