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Leaf TV Beauty Brief: Scent Vibes Are A Thing

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I am so honored that Leaf TV featured Provision Scents in their latest Beauty Brief!!  I’m thrilled that the article was all about “scent vibes”.

Below is an expert, for the full article head on over to Leaf TV .

 

“Welcome to Beauty Brief — where we take a deep-dive into the industry’s top-rated skincare, makeup and haircare brands. We test them out exclusively for 30 days, learn from the founders and formulators, and let you know our 100% honest opinion. 👋

 

” ‘Scent vibes’ are a thing. It’s the reason you are drawn towards certain products, specific people and places. Scents can take you back to a specific moment-in-time. Sherri Sebastian, Founder & Perfumer of Provision Scents, says,

 

“Odor molecules are everywhere. We encounter more scents in a day than we’re often aware of. As a teen, I carefully chose products based on a ‘mood’ I was trying to inspire.

 

Provision Scents

I hope you enjoyed the article–here’s to manifesting your dream environment with scent!

–Sherri

P.S. If you’re not yet already, follow us on our revamped instagram! @provisionscents 

April 26, 2018
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Meet The Makeup Blogger’s New MVP: Align Ultimate Face Oil

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Many thanks to celebrity makeup artist Kim Do aka The Makeup Blogger for including my Provision  Align Ultimate Face Oil in your story “Are These Facial Oils Really Worth the Hype?” and declaring it to be a new skincare MVP that is indeed worth the hype!

Here is the excerpt about Align:

I discovered Provision Align Ultimate Face Oil in the middle of winter when my skin really craved an extra drink. A cocktail of sweet almond, avocado and sesame seed oils create a formula ideal for oil cleansing, which, in case you missed it, is what we do now because regular cleansers are so passé. Just kidding; I love a good face wash, but cleansing with oil can be surprisingly transformative for both dry and oily complexions. Makes sense—oil dissolves oil, so an oil-based cleanser would naturally be better at clearing clogged pores than a water-based one (oil and water don’t mix). Oil cleansers are also usually free of the drying surfactants found in typical foaming cleansers.

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April 25, 2017
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Product Spotlight: Provision Fine Fragrance, Maitri

Meet Maitri, one of three fine fragrances from my new collection Provision.

I created Maitri, which means ‘self love’ in Sanskrit to be a modern version of a classic Vetiver scent composition. The Eco-Certified Vetiver is just out of this world… the way it wears on skin is indescribable. My best attempt at translating the experience is to say that it completely transforms and adapts to becoming a sheer layer on your skin that makes you feel ‘more like you’, like your best self. Combined with fresh Italian Bergamot and classic Oakmoss, the effect is sophisticated, fresh, and most importantly invites you to be happy with where you are and who you are, right now.

Maitri was featured in WWDProvision Champions Self Care for Sophisticated Beauty Shoppers” in December 2016.

For the backstory on why I created Provision, visit this post.

February 1, 2017
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Product Spotlight: Provision Fine Fragrance, Resonance

Meet Resonance, one of three fine fragrances from my new collection Provision.

Taking a deep breath.⠀
Closing your eyes.⠀
Receiving a warm embrace.⠀
Feeling safe.⠀
Comforted.⠀
Rooted.⠀
Resilient.⠀

Featuring Cork Absolute, Spanish Labdanum, Olibanum, Vanilla Absolute.

Resonance was featured in WWD in December 2016 “Provision Champions Self Care for Sophisticated Beauty Shoppers” and in November 2016 “Fall Fragrance Trend: Amber Waves”.⠀

For the backstory on why I created Provision, visit this post.

January 27, 2017
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Kicking off the New Year with Prince Harry!

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What an incredible way to kick off the new year! My Provision Dream Extract was featured in  Town & Country Magazine  (Feb 2017) with none other than Prince Harry himself gracing the cover.⠀

“Ten years ago perfumer Sherri Sebastian was having what she calls an Eat Pray Love moment in Belize. Much like that book’s author, Elizabeth Gilbert, she met a healer in paradise who told her to put clary sage oil on her pillow at night if she wanted colorful, vivid dreams. All of a sudden, Sebastian says ‘I stopped thinking about sleeping and looked forward to dreaming’. Using fragrance to shift one’s perspective was on her mind when she created her new line, Provision, which includes Dream Extract, a room and linen spray built around fresh, herbaceous clary sage. Perfuming bed sheets may seem impossibly indulgent, but it can be functional as well…” – Town & Country Magazine

January 12, 2017
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Provision Champions Self Care for Sophisticated Beauty Shoppers

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Thank you WWD for an incredible feature of my new collection Provision. Also featuring a quote from my fantastic Los Angeles retailer Ron Robinson. Here are some of my favorite excerpts:

I am extremely particular about how I scent my home and the products I surround myself with. I created this out of my own personal desire to have the ultimate experience in self care,” said Sebastian, who celebrated Provision’s debut with an event at retailer Ron Robinson earlier this month. “For as long as I can remember, I’ve been using fragrances to inspire a mood, and the Provision line comes from that. It’s the realization of what I like to have in my daily life for different moods. – Sherri Sebastian

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January 3, 2017
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Ingredient Spotlight: Grapeseed Oil

Grapeseed oil is one of the ingredients I’m using in my new Provision apothecary collection, specifically in Connection lip balm. It’s a luxurious natural moisturizer that is incredibly rich in antioxidants.

Working with this oil brings back many fond memories of my days working on a Vineyard in Germany. Before training to become a professional perfumer I was strongly considering a career in wine making!

It goes without saying that I’m really glad things turned out this way as I’m much happier making fragrances (and just drinking wine🍷😉).⠀

December 15, 2016
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