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Rive Gauche Cologne is made of natural or synthetic fragrant oil extracts diluted in water or
high-grade alcohol. The dilutions of these oil extracts determine the strength
Rive Gauche Cologne which, in turn, exacts the lasting power of the scent.
Eau de Toilette and Eau de Cologne are generally interchangeable, particularly
in Men's fragrances. After Shave has the least amount of oil extract.
The different perfume strengths are as follows: Eau de Cologne - least concentrated with fragrance
lasting up to 1 hour Eau de Toilette - concentrated with fragrance lasting
up to 2 hours Eau de Parfum - concentrated with fragrance lasting
up to 3-4 hours Cologne or Parfum Classic - highly concentrated
with fragrance lasting up to 5-6 hours
Rive Gauche Cologne notes
Rive Gauche Cologne is comprised of many different scents. These scents
are called fragrance notes.
Top notes are very light and last but a few minutes (5-10 minutes).
Middle notes become apparent in about 15 minutes after application.
They can last up to an hour or more.
Bottom or base notes last the longest, usually for several hours.
Rive Gauche Colognes
last much longer than others
People with dry skin usually find their
Rive Gauche Cologne holding time
shorter than those with oily skin because oily skin has more natural
moisture to hold in the fragrance. PH levels (amount of acidity
in our skin) also vary slightly from person to person. Our individual
levels of PH will determine how each ingredient in
Rive Gauche will react.
Rive Gauche Cologne last longer
A perfume will last longer on some people than on others because
of differences in skin (oily or dry) and PH levels. To achieve
a longer effect, try layering your
Rive Gauche bath gel,
moisturizer, or powder before applying the actual fragrance will
usually have a longer lasting effect. Apply the perfume low on
your body allowing the scent to rise. Also, apply it behind your
ears and neck. A light spray on your hair can last all day.
Differences between a
Rive Gauche Cologne Splash and a Spray
There is absolutely no difference in the perfume. The difference
is only in the application. A Spray bottle, being ostensibly sealed
all the time, may actually have a longer shelf life. Making the
Rive Gauche Spray and Splash is entirely a matter of
Rive Gauche Cologne Testers
Rive Gauche Cologne Testers are created to help promote the fragrance. Although the majority of our
products are NOT Testers, the Testers we do carry are clearly marked as such in
the Available Selections column of every product page. Testers are provided to
large retail stores to allow their customers to “test” the actual
Rive Gauche Cologne before buying it.
It is the same
Rive Gauche Cologne that one finds in full size
Rive Gauche bottles.
Testers may come in a variety sizes and forms of packaging. Some
are offered in simple generic plain white or brown boxes with
or without a cap. Some bottles may have “Tester” or
“Demonstration” written on the bottle. Some are even
without boxes, while others may come ornately wrapped. Regardless
of packaging, the quality of the perfume is not affected. The
contents of testers are the same as in the standard full priced
packaged item. One can enjoy their favorite
Rive Gauche Cologne at the
lowest prices. We sell only new and unused testers free from damage
Rive Gauche Cologne usually contains alcohol
Alcohol makes the
Rive Gauche Cologne emanate from your skin. Without
alcohol, you would be the only person who knew you were wearing
any perfume at all.
Rive Gauche Cologne from going bad
Rive Gauche Cologne in a cool, dry area away from windows, as sunlight
and heat can unbalance
Rive Gauche ingredients. Any opened
Rive Gauche bottle
should be kept in its box to ensure a longer life.
The difference between Cologne and After Shave
The fragrance of Cologne will generally last much longer than
that of After Shave. However, many men choose to wear both. One
can use less of each, the overall scent will last longer and still
have the facial benefit of after shave.
Differences between After Shave Lotion, Gel, and Balm
After Shave Lotion will usually sting while helping to close the
pores after shaving.
After Shave Balm soothes the skin.
After Shave Gel soothes and cools the skin while relieving razor