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YSL Black Opium Perfume Review

Black Opium for women is a rich fragrance perfume emanating from a mixture of adrenaline rich coffee, sweet vanilla sensuality and the soft feminine white jasmine flowers. Launched by Yves Saint Laurent in the month of September 2014, Black Opium is a highly addictive feminine fragrance that can simply be described as seductively intoxicating and fascinating like a shot of adrenaline. Eddie Campbell is the face of the Black Opium perfume.

Black Opium comes in a designer bottle that is black in color decorated with glamorous sequins and the result is a voluptuous black attitude that is simply alluring. Most of its users describe it as strong and long lasting, seductive and intriguing, provocative and sophisticated and deliciously outstanding. It is highly recommended for coffee lovers because of the awakening adrenaline rich coffee scent that lingers long after wearing the perfume and that is more dominant over the jasmine and vanilla scents.

Generally speaking from 45USD and above, you can secure Black Opium comfortably. The easiest way to obtain a bottle of Black Opium would be from the online sites trading the same. The two main sites I could recommend because of the availability of the perfume and their fair prices are fragranceNet.com where Black Opium trades for price ranges of 29.24 to 74.09 USD and fragrance.com where Black Opium ranges between 66.59 and 87.29 USD.

As any other perfume, Black Opium can be worn to generally almost every occasion and in every kind of weather. However, most of its users have termed it as intriguing and warmly. This means it is worn to bring out a warm sensation to the wearer and those around her. Most users have found it more of seductive and sexy, hence advisable to wear it on a date or a night out. During winter and cold days, Black Opium has been proven to light up and warm up the wearers. Either way, Black Opium is a quality and decent perfume that is intriguingly long lasting.

Scent is personal. Black Opium brings out this easily. Since it is addictive, it gradually becomes an integral part of the wardrobe, hard to let go. It is no wonder it has a wide scope of lovers. It incorporates the lovers of coffee with its adrenaline shot, pulls closer the lovers of vanilla with its sensual sweetness and embraces the jasmine lovers with its instant seduction.

Described as highly addictive and seductively intoxicating, Black Opium is an ultimate choice of a gift or a blind buy and will surely leave you wanting more and more of the same. If you are looking out for sophistication, addiction and the buoyancy that comes with wearing an amazing perfume, Black Opium is the ultimate choice.

Black Opium’s introduction into the market has been received both positively and negatively but this is dependent entirely on personal experiences. So it is advisable that before you go to buy you perfume, go through the user reviews so that you know if it is what you are looking for. All the best.


  1. https://www.fragrantica.com/perfume/Yves-Saint-Laurent/Black-Opium-25324.html
  2. https://www.fragranceadvisors.com/best-perfumes-for-women/