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Fragrantica is an online magazine, encyclopedia, and community that offers perfume reviews, news, and a vast database of fragrances.
  • Fragrance Reviews
  • Perfume Database
  • Scent Profiles
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What is Fragrantica?

Fragrantica is an extensive online encyclopedia and community dedicated to the world of fragrances. It provides detailed information about a wide array of perfumes, including scent compositions, user reviews, and ratings. The site features a vast database of perfumes from various brands, both mainstream and niche, allowing users to explore and discover new fragrances based on different criteria such as notes, perfumers, and brands.

Fragrantica also offers a vibrant community platform where members can discuss their favorite scents, share reviews, and seek recommendations. The site includes articles on perfume history, industry news, and interviews with perfumers, enriching users' knowledge and appreciation of fragrances. Additionally, Fragrantica provides tools for users to manage their fragrance collections and wishlists, making it a comprehensive resource for both casual fragrance enthusiasts and serious collectors. By fostering an interactive and informative environment, Fragrantica has become a go-to destination for anyone interested in the art and science of perfumery.


What types of content can I find on fragrantica?

  • Fragrance Encyclopedia
  • Fragrance News and Articles
  • Fragrance Reviews
  • Discussion Forums
  • Fragrance Notes Encyclopedia
  • Brand Information

How are fragrances rated on the site?

Fragrantica members can rate fragrances on a 1-5 scale for longevity, sillage (projection), and overall quality. The average of these ratings is displayed on each fragrance's page.

How do I navigate the fragrance directory?

The fragrance directory allows you to browse fragrances by category such as brand, fragrance family (floral, woody, etc.), note, and launch year. You can also filter by gender, popularity, and other criteria to narrow your search.

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