Speaking and Training

Sasha Bard, CFSS, is available to address groups on any fragrance-related subject. Past talks included:

  • The History of Fragrance
  • Fragrance Production in France
  • Key Turning Points and Pivotal Fragrances of Our Time


Fragrance Speaking and Training topics

Common Questions and Myths About Fragrance - 2 hours

The History of Fragrance - 2 hours

Key Turning Points and Pivotal Fragrances of Our Time – 2 hours

Introductory Corporate and Department Store Cosmetic and Fragrance Associates Training (Perfume 101) – 3 hours

Advanced Corporate and Department Store Cosmetic and Fragrance Associates Training – 3 hours

Fragrance Appreciation and Perfume Workshop – 6 hours

Sasha will also tailor any class to meet your needs--just call!


(See Events and Interviews for upcoming events...)

Further Reading


Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins

Perfume: The Story of A Murderer by Patrick Suskind


The World of Perfume by Fabienne Pavia

Perfume Legends by Michael Edwards

Book of Perfume by Elisabeth Barille and Catherine Laroze

Art and Science of Scent--Perfume by Kathy Newman

The Secret Charm of a Perfumed House --Caron

The Book of Perfumes by John Oakes

Essence and Alchemy: A Book of Perfume by Mandy Aftel

The Lavender Garden: Beautiful Varieties to Grow and Gather by Robert Kourik, Deborah Jones (Photographer)

Perfumes, Splashes & Colognes: Discovering and Crafting Your Personal Fragrances by Nancy M. Booth

The Chemistry of Fragrances by David Pybus (Compiler), et al

Scents of Time: Perfume from Ancient Egypt to the 21st Century by Metropolitan Museum of Art, Edwin L. Morris

Secrets of Aromatic Jewelry by Annette Green, Linda Dyett

The Nose: A Profile of Sex, Beauty, and Survival by Gabrielle Glaser

Sacred Luxuries: Fragrance, Aromatherapy, and Cosmetics in Ancient Egypt by Lise Manniche, Werner Forman (Photographer)

The Emperor of Scent: A Story of Obsession, Perfume, and the Last Mystery of the Senses by Chandler Burr

The Scented Garden by Richard Bird, Jonathan Buckley (Photographer)

Lavender: Growing and Using in the Home and Garden: Practical Inspirations for Natural Gifts, Recipes and Decorative Displays by Tessa Evelegh, Debbie Patterson (Photographer);

Taylor's Weekend Gardening Guide to Fragrant Gardens: How to Select and Make the Most of Scented Flowers and Leaves by Peter Loewer


www.fragrance.org The Fragrance Foundation’s website, and site for CFSS information

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