Details and Care
Kiss Me Intense is a warm amber vanilla fragrance from the French perfumery brand Nicolai, founded by perfumer prodigy Patricia de Nicolai. Kiss Me Intense blends intoxicating notes of bitter almond and vanilla with bold florals such as heliotrope and ylang-ylang, resulting in a seductive yet comforting fall and winter scent. This appealing and versatile fragrance has remained popular ever since its 2014 release.
Top Notes: anise, bitter almond, lemon
Middle Notes: heliotrope, jasmine, orange blossom, ylang-ylang, cinnamon, clove
Base Notes: vanilla, opoponax, musk
Questions and Answers
Q: How does Kiss Me Intense smell?
A: Kiss Me Intense is a bold and feminine fragrance that smells like a walk through a night-blooming garden and vanilla-almond cookies rolled into one. Almond and spice intersect with vanilla to cradle the fragrance's heart, which is an abundance of bold and spicy florals. Kiss Me Intense is a layered fragrance that develops beautifully on the skin. This scent's many playful notes of heliotrope, spices and rich vanilla envelop the wearer in warmth and sensuality.
Q: Where do you apply Kiss Me Intense?
A: To increase the longevity of the fragrance, spray onto your major pulse points such as behind your ears, at the base of your neck, on the wrists, behind the knees and in the inner elbows.
Q: What is the fragrance concentration?
A: Kiss Me Intense is an eau de perfume, which contains a higher concentration of perfume oils than an eau de toilette. Most eau de perfumes, or EDPs, feature a ratio of about 20% perfume oils to an 80% alcohol base. This fragrance's concentration amplifies the volume of its heliotrope and vanilla notes for a truly intense perfume.
Q: Is Kiss Me Intense for him or her?
A: Kiss Me Intense contains sweet notes of vanilla and florals more typical of women's perfumery. However, anyone who enjoys a romantic and layered fragrance should try Kiss Me Intense, as its bitter and spicy accords add depth, taking it farther from the typical women's floral amber fragrance.
Q: Does Kiss Me Intense last long?
A: Kiss Me Intense is a long-lasting fragrance that remains noticeable for six to eight hours. A full application on pulse points is the best way to achieve high longevity and sillage using this fragrance. Some of its notes may be more prominent and long-lasting on some people's skin than others, depending on skin type and environmental factors.
Q: What fragrances smell similar?
A: Estée Lauder Cinnabar, Prada Candy, Victoria's Secret Bare Vanilla
Q: What season should I wear Kiss Me Intense?
A: Kiss Me Intense is an amber, which is a type of fragrance traditionally worn in fall and winter. Its sweet and spicy notes build layer after layer of warmth, making this scent perfect for cool winter evenings.
Q: Where can I buy it?
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