Product Review: Histoires De Parfums Vici
By beautiful with brains on July 10, 2014
Name: Vici Brand: Histoires De Parfums Size: 60ml Price: $175.00 What I liked: - if you like dry, aromatic woody scents, this is for you - not too strong and overpowering What I didn’t like: - some people may find it too dry and boring - poor staying power - the price (although samples are available) “Veni, Vidi, Vici,” (“I came, I saw, I conquered”) Julius Cesar is supposed to have said after winning the short war against Pharnaces II of Pontus. In 2012, Caesar’s quote and exploits inspired perfumer Gerald Ghislain to create a trio of perfumes that “epitomizes the excellence of success, a merited victory with an inherent sense of boldness, knowledge and achievement”. In particular, “Vici, embodies fire, which translates into passion and power. . . .