Oct 28, 2011

TBS Cassis Rose Perfume

In the language of flowers, a pink rose means perfect happiness. And our vivacious, playful Cassis Rose fragrance just radiates bliss. Romantic, flirtatious and as feminine as a bed strewn with petals, it’s 100% woman. Just like you.

Top notes:  Raspberry and blackcurrant
Middle notes:  Rose, freesia and violet
Base notes:  Musk, sandalwood and cedarwood

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This was a gift from my sister, and I have the EDT version of this fragrance.  Lacking the creative writing genius that Bodyshop has, I would just describe this as "smells just like a rose."  If you have ever smelled fresh roses in the early morning air, that would be the smell to associate TBS Cassis Rose with - except, this is a bit stronger.  The initial notes do seem a bit sweet but get a bit more rounded with the muskiness that comes on as the fragrance dies down.  The predominant note, though, for me is definitely the rose.

I need to use a very light hand with this perfume, and the little that I spray on lasts forever.  While I don't really like strong perfumes, I love using this on days when I know I am going to be out all day, especially in a hot, Indian climate.  I can definitely count on coming back home smelling like a bunch of roses :D 

Ingredients:  Alcohol Denat. (Solvent/Diluent), Aqua (Water) (Solvent/Diluent), Parfum (Fragrance), Butylphenyl Methylpropional (Fragrance Ingredient), Hydroxyisohexyl 3-Cyclohexene Carboxaldehyde (Fragrance Ingredient), Hexyl Cinnamal (Fragrance Ingredient), Alpha-Iso

If you don't mind floral, stronger fragrances and/or are on the lookout for a rose-smelling, long-lasting perfume that won't kill your wallet, this would be a good buy.  I do think this is a discontinued item, though!

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  1. Love the color of the bottle...so beautiful! I like rose based scents. I feel they're very soothing :)

  2. This was part of a gift pack..don't have the box with me, but that was really pretty too! I feel TBS boxes aren't as pretty as they used to be...

  3. You can get Moroccan rose now....Its similar....

  4. Butterfly - Yaaa..it is quite similar..thanks :D

  5. This lookss soo cuuuteeeeeeeeeeee!! :D

  6. This looks good! EDT doesn't last on me at all :(

  7. They don't last on me either, Gargi...this one does, though...like forever :D

  8. i louvv rose fragrances....i hab one Tea rose and paul smith rose...:)
    is this one availabless in indias?? so that i can go n getss somes sniffthh :D

  9. I don't remember seeing this in India, Nupur, but I think around Christmas time some new products get introduced for shorter time...never know..something like this might turn up that time :)


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