Make your perfume last longer thanks to this £2 trick

You’d be forgiven for thinking that there’s a beauty hack for everything. From ways to curl your hair without heat to foolproof ways to contour your nose using a fork, in this digital age you can almost guarantee that if there’s a hack the internet will have tried and tested it for you.

Thankfully the latest top tip from beauty experts is fuss free, inexpensive and oh-so easy to introduce into your everyday routine.

Revealing that the best way to ensure your fragrance stays on all day is to apply a little vaseline before spritzing your chosen perfume. According to beauty experts its the key to making your fragrance last on you that little longer.

With one disclosing to Marie Claire that applying a light layer of Vaseline to your pulse points before spritzing will help create a base for the fragrance stay on your skin, meaning that you don’t have to keep topping up your chosen scent throughout the day and that you’d don’t have to worry about taking your signature scent with you.

Available in store at Boots for £1.95 for a tin of Vaseline’s signature petroleum jelly, this bargain tip is definitely worth trying to keep your fragrance lasting a longer.

 

Vaseline Lip Therapy, £1.95, boots.com

Whilst another expert shared with the title that a great way to ensure the longevity of your fragrance is to pair it with a matching body moisturiser or fragranced body wash. With the Vaseline hack a great alternative option for when you’ve ran out of your go-to set.

Our Beauty Assistant Alice Robertson recommends trialing this top tip over the party season with a spritz of Jo Malone’s ‘Myrrh and Tonka’ cologne. With top notes of lavender and a tonka bean base note this rich and sensual fragrance will lend an air of decadence to your look.

Words by Sarah-Rose Harrison