Where Can I Find Cologne In South Africa

What is a Cologne?

Eau de Cologne “Water from Cologne”), or simply cologne, is a perfume originating from Cologne, Germany Originally mixed by Johann Maria Farina (Giovanni Maria Farina) in 1709, it has since come to be a generic term for scented formulations in a typical concentration of 2–5% and also more depending upon its type of essential oils or a blend of extracts, alcohol, and water.

Where Can I Find Cologne In South Africa?

My Perfume Shop

Address: 20 Benjamin Rd, Wynberg, Cape Town, 7806, South Africa

Hours: Open 24 hours

Phone: +27 62 451 2903

La Scento Perfumes

Address: 222 Felix Dlamini Rd, Overport, Berea, 4067, South Africa

Hours: Closed ⋅ Opens 10 am Thu

Phone: +27 31 207 1435

The Perfumery

Address: 80 Side Rd, West Turffontein, Johannesburg South, 2190, South Africa

Hours: Open 24 hours

Phone: +27 72 345 9275

Why is cologne so expensive?

Rare Ingredients

Ingredients are the main thing that drives up the cost of perfumes. Some contain rare flower petals or the essences of unusual roots; think tuberose and jasmine. The scarcity of an ingredient—say, one that blooms for only one month a year—can add to its value.