Black Opium Shine On by Yves Saint Laurent Perfume. The alluring scent of Black Opium Shine On perfume adds sensual warmth to cool, crisp evenings.
This 2019 fragrance begins with top notes of orange blossom, pear and pink pepper. Middle notes of almond, jasmine, coffee and licorice add a rich sweetness that makes this perfume especially enticing. Earthy notes of cedar, cashmere wood and patchouli enhance the powerful vanilla base. A sparkling array of silver dots adorns the black bottle. The
fragrance name is stamped in black over a round, ombre rose label.
Yves Saint Laurent started his own fashion label after thriving under the tutelage of Christian Dior. His fashion house started releasing fragrances in the 1960's, and now produces over 200 scents for men and women. Perfume lovers can still find the designer's classic, beloved fragrances from the 1960's through the 1980's, in addition to more contemporary scents. The perfumes are crafted in collaboration with many esteemed perfumers.
Born in Algeria in 1936, Yves Saint Laurent left home at the age of 17 to study fashion design in Paris. After graduation, he showed some of his drawings to the editor of Vogue, who in turn showed them to Christian Dior, who immediately hired Saint Laurent. Though he was an assistant and was given menial and mundane tasks, he did not go unnoticed. He was allowed to submit sketches, and with every season, more and more of his designs were...
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