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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Epris by Max Factor c1981

Épris by Max Factor: launched in 1981.

Épris was represented by Charlie's Angels actress Jaclyn Smith.

"Epris" is the new fragrance introduced by MAX FACTOR. Beautifully packaged in a slim, crystal-like, faceted bottle topped with an oversized silvery cap, "Epris" is a long-lasting, sophisticated, semi-Oriental floral blend."

The fragrance was available in the following:
  • Parfum
  • Parfum Purse Spray
  • Concentrated Cologne Spray 
  • Creme Perfume
  • Dusting Powder

Fragrance Composition:

So what does it smell like? It is classified as a floral mossy animalic chypre fragrance for women. It starts off with an aldehydic top note, followed by an elegant floral heart, layered over a sweet, sensual, powdery base.
  • Top notes: aldehydes, bergamot, estragon, lemon, mimosa, coriander, basil
  • Middle notes: carnation, clove, ylang ylang, lily of the valley, Damascene rose, jasmine, orris
  • Base notes: oakmoss, amber, sandalwood, vetiver, musk, incense, vanilla

Fate of the Fragrance:

Discontinued by 1997.

1 comment:

  1. Epris never should have been discontinued. It is a beautiful long lasting cologne.