a vintage perfume bottle sits on a pink silk sheet 27/03/2023

The 5 Best Affordable Perfumes For Women

A spritz of your favourite perfume always feels luxurious, and there’s nothing better than a good fragrance to boost your confidence and elevate your mood. At Beauty Base, we believe every woman deserves the opportunity to find a scent to fall in love with; that’s why we’ve rounded up our top picks on the best affordable perfumes for women.  From designer fragrances to celebrity scents, our choices will leave you smelling great without breaking the bank! And with our tips on how to make your fragrance last longer included, it’s... Read More


What is Oud perfume?

Well known for its musky and dark fragrance, Oud perfume has become highly sought after in recent times. It is a unique fragrance which utilises nature to create statement scents that are timeless and classic.  Oud is a unisex fragrance, meaning that men and women can enjoy it as a sensual and long-lasting fragrance. Often referred to as comforting and warm with a depth to its elements, it is a fragrance loved by many.  But what is Oud perfume, and where does it originate? In this blog, we’re picking apart... Read More

Fragrance Wheel chart 25/03/2023

Top Tips On How To Understand The Fragrance Wheel

If you’re hoping to choose a new fragrance but aren’t sure where to start, the fragrance wheel can help. The fragrance wheel is a useful tool that helps us to understand how different scents belong to certain families and how these scents can work together to complement each other. But how does the fragrance wheel work?  At Beauty Base, we want you to have confidence when investing in your new scent. In this guide, we’ll talk you through everything you need to know about how to use the fragrance wheel,... Read More

Small perfume bottle with flowers 16/03/2022

How To Choose The Perfect Fragrance For Mother’s Day

It’s a difficult task to choose between women’s fragrances for a gift - especially if it’s for Mother’s Day! Here we’ll impart our wisdom on how to choose the perfect perfume for your mum this Mother’s Day. Plus, you can discover the women’s fragrances in our Mother’s Day collection, along with a rundown of the three main scent profiles.

popular perfume ads 09/09/2020

The Most Popular Perfume Ads to Inspire Your Fragrance Wishlist

At Beauty Base, we consider ourselves to be connoisseurs of all things beautiful, and that includes our wide selection of fragrances for men and women. But, we understand that if you don’t already have a favourite scent or if you are looking to try something new, it can be difficult knowing where to start. This is why we thought we would share with you some of our favourite perfume adverts that made us fall in love with the fragrances behind them.  Read through our top ten list of the most... Read More


His & Hers: Best Perfumes for a Valentine’s Date

Fragrances are the ultimate Valentine’s day gift choice for men and women due to their personal nature; you have to be familiar with the other person’s tastes in order to successfully pick a scent they’ll enjoy. A special scent received from a loved one is a romantic notion which has been reinforced for years, so we’ve put together our foolproof fragrance gift guide to inspire you this Valentine’s day. Valentine’s gift sets for women Our range of fragrance gift sets make for the ideal gift with their little extras to... Read More

Ultimate Aftershave Guide 03/12/2019

The Best Aftershave For Men

One of the most common questions we’re asked is: ‘what is the best aftershave for men?’, along with ‘what is aftershave and how does it work?’. While everyone would like one magic potion to fix all their skincare and grooming problems, the answer is not so simple. The best aftershave depends on what your skin needs. However, when it comes to the best aftershave for men to wear, finding the right scent along with the perfect formula to suit your skin and routine can be tricky. So whether you’re searching... Read More


A Brief History of Perfume

Fragrance is an important part of our everyday lives, with each of us having our own favourite signature scent that we can’t resist spritzing before leaving the house. A fragrance has the power to evoke memories, transporting us to specific times or places in our lives, and can hold a special meaning to us personally. We often reserve specific fragrances for use during day and night time, or one that we wear daily and another saved for those special occasions! Fragrances are often bought as gifts for occasions such as... Read More