Welcome to Bourbon French Parfums! Just a two-minute walk from St. Louis Cathedral, you’ll find this magical and vintage perfumery that was established in the French Quarter over 170 years ago. Began by August Doussan in 1843, they’ve continued the tradition of attention, care, and concern for all their clients.
They have already made mixes or custom and unique formulas in small, personalized quantities. They feature women’s fragrances and a full line of men’s cologne with complimentary body products like lotion, powder, and body shampoo.
How to make your own perfume at Bourbon French Parfumes
Visit their location, where their custom blend specialists will help create a blend based on your personality and preferences. They conduct a complete assessment of your body chemistry, as well as your opinion about essential scents. Once you’ve produced your perfect combination, it will be recorded for you to order different body products.
The sitting with the specialist is not expensive and will cost $95 and includes a 1oz perfume for women or $65 for a 4oz cologne for men.
Appointments are recommended, so don’t hesitate to call them beforehand.
Where: 📍805 Royal Street, New Orleans
Hours: ⏰Thursday-Monday 10:00am-5:00pm
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