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Pill Makes Sweat Smell Sweeter
2011-10-26 07:29:52

A Dutch researcher is teaming up with a synthetic biologist to create a swallowable pill that promises to deliver perfume into the body, turning people into a walking air freshener, according to a recent report by The Daily Mail Online. The product -- Swallowable Parfum -- is currently in the development phase, and Lucy McCrae, the artist behind the idea, said the pill will work with the natural processes of metabolism, releasing fragrant molecules through the skin during normal...

2011-04-25 04:05:00

NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- THINK: Scents as chic as she is. The perfect personal gift for mom. There's no better time to shower mom with love than Mother's Day. This year, show your appreciation for the woman who does it all with a celebratory scent. Whether she's classic or modern, glamorous chic or effortless cool, there's a feminine fragrance that will surprise and delight her. This Mother's Day, honor mom with a gift she can enjoy every day -- the gift of fragrance. To...

2009-01-14 13:19:08

A New York perfume company is about to launch a new fragrance named after Brooklyn, a borough not always associated with expensive scents. Brooklyn the perfume will be sold in a graffiti-covered bottle to evoke some of the hard-edged reputation of its namesake, the New York Post reports. But the contents combine grapefruit, cardamom, cypress, cedar and leather, not the scent of the Gowanus Canal or the sea breezes of Coney Island. Bond No. 9, the maker, operates four New York boutiques,...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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