La Vie Est Belle eau de parfum from Lancome is a beautiful long lasting lovely fragrance. The name translates as 'Life is Beautiful' and according to Lancome, La Vie Est Belle represents a “a new era” and “the choice to live one’s life and fill it with beauty.” The fragrance which was launched before autumn 2012, is a kind of outlook on life, inspired by joy and pleasure in small things. The perfume is created by using 63 subtle ingredients by French perfumers Olivier Polge, Dominique Ropion and Anne Flipo. 'Pretty Woman', Julia Roberts is the face of La Vie Est Belle.
The top notes are fruity comprising of black currant and pear. The middle notes have Iris as the key ingredient, along with orange blossoms and jasmine. The base notes are warm, gourmand and powdery consisting of almond-like accords of tonka bean, praline, patchouli and vanilla.
I love the way it smells on me, and it's long lasting effect. This is one perfume, when you wear it, you are bound to be asked, 'What is perfume are you wearing; it smells so good?!'