The Perfume Bible

Author(s): Josephine Fairley

Cosmetics, hair & beauty

In this lavishly illustrated, comprehensive guide to scent, beauty experts Josephine Fairley and Lorna McKay bring together everything you need to know about perfume, including guidance on which 'scent family' you belong to, the different strengths of perfume, the art of shopping for fragrance, 100 perfumes to try before you die plus the greatest scents ever bottled. Packed with insider info from the world's leading experts, with interviews with some of greatest international perfumers, this is an essential companion for anyone with a passion for fragrance.


Product Information

This is the book about perfume, that will have you running out and trying new scents. Beautifully written with stunning illustrations, this also has a list of top perfumes to try, which is great for gifts or for yourself.

Elisa, Book Grocer

Josephine Fairley is a contributing editor to the Mail on Sunday YOU Magazine, where she writes on beauty and organic living. She is the co-author of the bestselling Beauty Bible series, which includes The Ultimate Natural Beauty Bible, Beauty Bible Beauty Steals and The Anti-Ageing Beauty Bible. She also writes perfume blog called The Scent Critic. Lorna McKay worked as a Perfumery and Cosmetics Buyer at Harrods before setting up Liberty's beauty department and then joining QVC as their first beauty buyer nearly 20 years ago. She has also created fragrances for the Liz Earle range.

General Fields

  • : 9780857832344
  • : Kyle Books
  • : Kyle Books
  • : 1.06
  • : September 2014
  • : 257mm X 230mm X 12mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : October 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 391.63
  • : 391.63
  • : en
  • : en
  • : Josephine Fairley
  • : Josephine Fairley
  • : colour photography throughout
  • : colour photography throughout
  • : Hardback
  • : Hardback
  • : 192
  • : 192