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Bone cancer stories #8 – 50ml EDT

IMG_4336Head – Orange, Peppermint

Heart – Lavender, Ginger

Body – Cedarwood, Vanilla Musk

Bridge – Benzoin, Black Pepper, Petitgrain

Description – Vibrant and energetic with a sense of fun, this fragrance encourages you do seize the day and see the positives in all that life throws at you.

Features – Orange and ginger offer a sense of motivation and ambition, which is further fuelled by the energy offered by the instant hit Peppermint and the more subtle tone of Lavender. The body of this scent provides a strong and nurturing platform, allowing self-confidence to emerge.

 

On 7th May 2016 I created a scent trail of 10 fragrances in The Tetley, Leeds, each describing individual stories of  bone cancer patients. My approach afforded consideration towards methods of coping with bone cancer, though chiefly I wanted the positivity, courage, compassion and strength that emerged when faced with adversity to be prominent, alongside the individual traits that sustained, regardless of the disease. 

Over the coming weeks I will be posting all 10 perfume portraits that represent the stories of bone cancer patients, though names will be omitted as a mark of respect. 

for more information about bone cancer please see the Bone Cancer Research Trust’s website, found here.

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