Perfumes are available in large selection in the market today. Just as the case with other items, there are many fashion houses that have their own perfumes. However, the quality of the sweet fragrance they make are not the same. Some brands are more popular than other owing to their quality products. Besides, there are different kinds of perfume such as eau de toilet, eau de perfume and others. Besides perfumes differ in the strength of their fragrance. Some have enduring but light scent while others have overpowering fragrance. Some perfumes are more suitable for work while some are meant for bedtime and nighttime or romantic occasion. Our body chemistry also differs. The above is a clear indication that there are a number of factors you should put into consideration when you are out there to buy a perfume. Many people make wrong choices or choose a perfume that does not suit them. This is because they are not aware that there a number of factors that should be considered when buying perfume. Here are some of the factors to be considered.


Know the types of fragrance families

Many people are not aware that perfume fragrance is divided into various family groups. Before you begin your search for a suitable perfume, it is advisable that you first know the various fragrance families. There is the floral family which include fragrances like orange, carnation, jasmine and gardenia. Another family group is the oriental family which are most the right perfume for nighttime wear and romantic occasions. The third family of fragrance is the wood families which include fragrances like sandalwood, cedarwood and oak. Men's cologne is mainly composed of the wood fragrance family which is also known as chypre.


Consider the occasion

Another point to consider when choosing for perfume whether for yourself or for another person as gift is the occasion you want to be using the perfume for. As it was mentioned above, there are various types of perfume meant for different occasions or for different purposes. There are perfumes meant for casual outing or for office work. There are also romantic perfumes which are most suitable for evening outing, bedtime wear or romantic outing. So, when you are shopping for your perfume, you should consider this factor. Don't buy and wear a perfume for nighttime wear for your work. You will constitute distractions to other workers. In similar manner, you should not wear a daytime perfume for night. In other words, perfume is like wears. While some are meant for official events others are meant for informal gathering. You will definitely become odd and out of fashion if you put on casual fear for a formal event. 


Consider the brand

As it is said, there are many producers of perfume. But you should always buy a perfume from a reliable and popular fashion house. These reputable company are known for their quality products which are also healthy to apply. So, if you buy from them, you are sure of buying healthy perfume.