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Best Places To Make Your Own Perfume In Denver

From Jessica Simpson to Jennifer Aniston, it seems every celebrity has their own fragrance on the market these days. Now you too can get in on the action. There are several places where you can create your own custom scent that can express your personality and be entirely unique. Since everyone's body chemistry is different, certain scents will smell better on some people than others. With your own custom scent, you can find which notes work on you and smell nice when they are combined. Stop by one of these places and create a signature scent of your own.
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Scented Studio
215 Detroit St.
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 333-3315

With an hour and a half fragrance journey for patrons, Scented Studio is a fragrance destination unlike any other. Offering countless possibilities, Scented Studio is a great place to go on a rainy day, or if you just want to have something unique in your cosmetics bag. At the studio, a certified fragrance specialist will guide you through 22 of their signature scents to learn how certain notes interact. You can them pick up to five oils and create a signature scent of your own. Sessions are $55 for individuals, which includes the hour and a half workshop and a 30mL bottle of fragrance.

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Voila Salon, Spa & Parfumerie
2185 N. Broadway
Denver, CO 80205
(303) 292-2728

Professional skier and chemical engineer Michelle Rourke created Phia Lab, an all-natural fragrance, skin, hair and body products company, which is located in Voila salon. Michelle's Phi-nomenal products are free of synthetic ingredients and can be customized for anyone. To customize a personal scent, Michelle offers consultations to determine which blend of oils will be best for each person. She then creates three custom scents from which patrons can choose. Using the finest natural ingredients, Michelle strives to create scents that capture the spirit and energy of the person that it is being created for.

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DSH Perfumes
4593 N. Broadway
Boulder, CO 80304
(720) 563-0344

Owned and operated by Perfumer/Aromatherapist Dawn Spencer Huritz, DSH is a premiere location in which customers can create a luxe, custom fragrance. Offering custom scents in both a studio environment and a full personal consultation, DSH can help you find notes that work with your own body chemistry and personality. The studio experience is offered for a base fee of $150, plus the cost of your product.  You can also work directly with DSH perfumers to experiment and create a fragrance with up to three essential oils. Custom consultations are pricier, but you get access to Dawn's extensive experience and passion for custom fragrance. She will pick a scent that is perfect for you.

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MoonDance Botanicals
601 Corona Street
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 263-7275

Offering products made of natural herbs and botanicals, MoonDance allows you to create custom body products from soap and lotion to fragrance. Specializing in aromatherapy and the healing power of essential oils, MoonDance offers products that can be made to tackle specific needs such as sleep, anxiety or other issues. You can also make custom products that smell luscious. For $8-$15, you can walk out with your own custom-made bath or body product.

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Apothecary Tinctura
2900 E. 6th Ave.
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 399-1175

Specializing in women's health and wellness, Apothecary Tinctura is a holistic clinic and spa located in the Congress Park Neighborhood. Their skincare services include creation of custom oil and perfume blends. Apothecary Tinctura also offers classes and workshops in areas such as essential oils and scented sprays. With other spa services such as facials and massages, you can treat yourself after you have chosen your scent.

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Alaina Brandenburger is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found at
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