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Fragrance of the Moment: Diesel Loverdose

Diesel Loverdose
From the moment that I smelt this perfume I needed it in my life. It’s a beaut. So unlike anything else that I own, except maybe Flowerbomb, although they are really nothing alike.

To me, there is definitely a strong liquorice scent that lingers long after the sweeter smells have disappeared, I think it’s this that makes Loverdose so special. All of my other perfumes are sweet and fruity but this is more musky, a little bit masculine with just a touch of powderiness. Then the kick of sweet liquorice under a veil of vanilla makes the scent definitely feminine. It sounds complicated, but it’s not. It can be worn day or night, more of a traditional night time fragrance though (but I wear it in the day time!). The scent is almost addictive, when I’m wearing it  I can’t help but sniff my wrists, I’m definitely in love.

Let’s discuss the bottle shall we? It’s purple, a rough around the edges heart shape and there is a dagger piercing the centre of the bottle. It’s a nod to the aforementioned Flowerbomb but is definitely trying to cater to the needs of the teen girl market too. I like that market. And I do quite like the packaging, it’s a lovely colour and the way the light hits the different faces creates some lovely reflections. I do think it looks a little bit like a grenade though…

Loverdose is available from Boots for £35 (30ml EDP)

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  1. Always loved this bottle but am sad to hear the perfume smells of liquorice as I really don't like that smell :(

    1. Aw that's a shame, it's not a strong scent of liquorice but you can definitely smell it! x

  2. never tried this but I love the bottle!!

  3. lovely, i have to check it out too..since i'm also a fruity-sweet lover.

  4. The bottle is so pretty! I think I'll have to go check it out :D x

  5. I've been eyeing Loverdose up for ages! Every time I go into Boots I try it on, but I've got so many perfumes I can't justify spending that much on it (I'm so cheap)!

    Good Morning Angel.

  6. I'm all for masculine fragrences, they really are my thing. The bottle is pretty. You're very good at describing fragrence - i'm rubbish! X

  7. my friend had this perfume on the other night and i couldnt stop smelling her haha its gorgeous and the bottle is really pretty xo

  8. I LOOOOOOOOOVE this perfume! More proof we're sisters from another mister :P Only thing is, I like it so much I'm actually scared to use it because I never want it to run out... xxx

  9. I love this bottle, the shape, the colour. But I've smelt it and I'm really not a fan :(

  10. Glad I'm not the only one who thinks it looks like a grenade! This is the next perfume on my list to buy.

  11. I have this perfume, it smells delicious :)
    The bottle has pride of place on my shelf

  12. I love Loverdose! It smells soooo great! I'm addicted eheh :)


  13. I smelt this in boots before Christmas, I loved it! Definitely a liquorice scent! I like the bottle design too :)
    I'm a total perfume junkie so trying not to buy anymore at the moment till I've used some up!

    Caroline x

  14. I've not smelt this before, I'll have to give it a whiff next time I'm in Boots! The bottle looks pretty lethal! x

  15. hmm...sounds awesome..I will have to Foward this to my boyfriend as a hint for valentines day haha! thanks for sharing it! :)

  16. I really want to smell this, so many people were picking this up in the sales after xmas, why didn't I go to smell it, everyones saying its gorgeous, even guys!



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