Hilde Soliani Eau de Parfum begins with a burst of juicy pineapple, then joined by creamy coconut after a couple of minutes, although the pineapple was essentially the most dominant notice. Rum is a part of the composition about 5 minutes in however finally ends up shining extra after a half hour to hour when the pineapple is much less candy. The drydown was a mixture of the three, as anticipated, and was much less candy because the perfume wore on.
It’s described because the “excellent pineapple scent” that’s impressed by pina colada. The notes are listed merely as: rum, pineapple, and coconut.
First got here zesty, biting pineapple–candy however acidic–simply sliced and juice dripping down the reducing board. The pineapple slowly felt heavier, extra subtle, as creamy coconut emerged and blended with it. After 5 minutes, New Sipario discovered itself doused in a shot of sunshine rum, additional softening the chunk of the pineapple however including a syrupy thickness to the composition.
It was sweeter, heavier on pineapple and stingy on the rum, so far as pina coladas go within the first half hour. The coconut strengthened via the primary hour, which finally softened the depth of the pineapple, which didn’t appear as juicy consequently and likewise enabled the rum to be extra noticeable.
As anticipated, this was a extra linear scent, so the scent was a gentle mix of coconut, pineapple, and rum (in that order for depth), which was much less candy within the drydown than it was within the opening.
For testing, I used 1/3 of a 0.7ml pattern vial dabbed to the underside and topside of my wrist space on my left arm. I used an unscented moisturizer previous to making use of the scent as that is additionally my swatching arm (aka, extremely parched at any given second) as I discovered scent didn’t maintain nicely right here in any other case.
I bought my pattern in January 2022; fragrances are recognized to be reformulated over their lifetime , so be aware of when a evaluation was made, e.g. a evaluation from 2010 might not mirror what the same-named fragrance smells like in 2022.
It lasted for 3 hours till it was a skin-scent and about eight hours earlier than it was fairly troublesome to detect on my pores and skin. The sillage and projection have been fairly mild after the primary half hour.
I preferred the perfume essentially the most after two hours, however it was fairly refined, and I felt like I needed to actually put my nostril to my wrist to detect it, so it ended up being too refined for the half I loved the put up to benefit a purchase order.
- 100ml for $160
- 0.7ml pattern for $5