We are all familiar with what perfume is because most of us makes use of it for the purpose of smelling good. Perfumes are liquid chemicals products that are applied to our clothes in order to have us oozing of its fragrance anytime we wear the perfume.

Perfume fragrance lasts longer.
It comes in assorted fragrances.
Comes in different bottle sizes.
Some are affordable.

Colored perfumes stains clothes.
Some are very expensive.
Some fragrances have offensive smell.



Long lasting Perfume

Perfume last long so it is more valuable for its price. I usually just use perfume on special occasions or when I’m indoors and use body spray when I’m staying outside.
Posted by Anonymous on 10-19-2018


I'd say that perfume is lot better. Not just for longer fragrance. But also it can be good for skin. As some of the deo are not good for the skin and it is really harder for the body too. I prefer perfume.
Posted by overcast on 10-19-2018


I think perfume smells better and it's more potent and it's probably why it's the more popular type of fragrance. Body sprays are okay too but there is something about the smell that makes them so different and for me perfume just smells a bit different and also the way it lasts and fades throughout the day is more appealing to me.
Posted by Wubwub on 10-20-2018

Lasts longer than body sprays

Perfumes are very well known for its quality and long lasting fragrance once applied on fabrics. When you wear a high quality perfume even though it's expensive, you definitely going to smell the part of being good with your body aroma. Perfumes are the best in my opinion.
Posted by Martinsx on 10-20-2018


I would definitely pick Perfume because it has a better, stronger scent than body sprays. Also Perfumes last longer than body sprays because it's more concentrated, it's also several times more expensive.
Posted by Kakashi2020 on 10-20-2018

For longer purpose.

Perfume is what I prefer. It stays in my clothes a lot longer than just a body spray.
Posted by MomoStarr16 on 10-19-2018


Definitely this one! I like using perfume because just like the description of it, it lasts long. Although it is a bit expensive but it is worth it when you use it. Also, it looks professional when you use perfume especially when you work at high-class and big companies where your co-workers look very professional as well.
Posted by mitan143 on 11-01-2018


I almost always use perfume when I go out and not body sprays. I used body sprays once but I noticed that I use too much and it is both wasteful and expensive if I always do that. While when applying perfume I just put a small amount on my neck and palm areas and I am already set.
Posted by EfficientNinja on 10-19-2018

Longer lasting, better scents

I feel like perfumes have a better overall scent, and seem to have a longer lasting fragrance than body sprays do. Sure, perfume is more expensive, but I think it ends up being a case of quality over quantity!
Posted by amelia88 on 10-20-2018

Afraid of allergies

I actually wanted to have body sprays in the past, however I am afraid I might get allergies because of the chemicals that will directly penetrate on my skin. That is why I choose perfumes more because I only apply it on my clothes which doesn't directly harm my skin.
Posted by jaybee19 on 10-22-2018

Perfume is the best

I liked perfume very much compared to body spray. I used to use body spray before but I noticed that the smell did not lasts longer that is why I switched to perfume. I liked how it stays long in my body. The scent also is very strong and amazing.
Posted by mark86 on 10-19-2018

Last longer

Although body spray can control the body odor, I still prefer to use a perfume since it lasts longer. And besides, I use a separate deodorant so I don't need to get the body spray. Perfume might be expensive but it is worth it to buy since you don't have to spray many times in a day.
Posted by superlicca on 10-20-2018


I prefer perfume rather than boy spray as the fragrance lasts longer in my body. It stays with me from morning until evening. Also, perfume has a very wide range of unique frangrances that I can choose from. Although it is expensive, I can say that fragrances from perfume are much better and classy than body sprays because some body sprays are too strong and I don't like strong smell.
Posted by ajahcuizon on 10-19-2018


Perfume is better than body sprays. Once you put a little on the clothes you smell sweet for a longer time. Perfumes ensure smelling fresh and sweet for long.
Posted by stbrians on 10-19-2018


I vote perfume. The fragrance is stronger than body spray. The fragrance lasts longer.
Posted by jeffreyjose48 on 10-23-2018


I've always been a perfume guy. If I can recommend one for guys, get United Colors of Benetton COLD, it's so good.

Anyways, perfumes tend to have a stronger scent compared to body sprays, and I believe it lasts longer too.

Posted by NerdIndeed on 10-20-2018

I love using this.

What I like with perfumes is the length of their scent in you. I sometimes use body spray but it annoyingly doesn't stay longer than perfumes. I always love wearing perfumes whenever I go out, it makes me feel good together with my appearance. It gives me confidence especially when I deal with people.
Posted by theresajane on 10-20-2018

Less Hassle

In this times we are almost always busy. Applying perfume once and not having to worry how I smell for the rest of the day is one thing less on my mind. So I'm choosing perfume in this. It is much less hassle than body sprays. At least you won't get off-guard when meeting a client or going out with friends. They may be costly, but at least it is worth it.
Posted by emiaj55 on 10-20-2018

perfume for the win.

I love perfumes, and I collect a lot of them(not the overly expensive one since I am broke). Body spray is also great, but it scent last for about and hour or two so the bottle will easily gets empty while perfume last for a day, so I think body spray is more costly than perfume.
Posted by nrnlss on 10-19-2018

Perfume for me

I usually use perfume for special occasions. I .think you get your money’s worth in using perfume because it last long. Thought I feel sometimes that using perfume feels heavy on the body I stoll prefer for its value
Posted by thejoyrevolution on 10-19-2018

Perfume is Classier

Perfume blends unique with your own smell and is of much better quality in terms of fragrances , compared to the basic smell of a body spray. I'd say Body sprays are for using at the gym actually or from younger people.
Posted by GeorgeDr on 10-27-2018

Perfume all the way!

No doubt about that. Perfume may be more expensive, but the smell is way more durable. It's stronger. Stays for longer. Doesn't smell "cheap". Way more durable. It has a higher concentration of ingredients. Body sprays are good after your gym so you won't smell bad until you go home and take a shower. You can't use them on official dinner or when on a business meeting.
Posted by silvamagna on 10-26-2018

I prefer Perfume

Body spray are use for arms and body .Perfumes are use on dress,because perfume have more concentrated attar and in body spray less percentage attar is use so it don't harms body
Posted by csk81 on 11-01-2018

Smells natural

I am a person who loves perfume. I always feel the need to use one. I spray perfume before I leave the house. As stated, it lasts longer and I don't have to spray one every now and then. Other than that, spraying perfume on your skin makes the smell seems like it's coming naturally from your skin.
Posted by hstinscdln on 11-07-2018

Perfumes are better

I would rather invest on an expensive but quality perfume than a cheap body spray. Perfumes smell better and are more sophisticated; they also have a wider spectrum of fragrances compared to body sprays.
Posted by astraherondale on 11-05-2018

Perfume All-Day!

I picked perfume because not only does it typically last longer than body spray, but it smells more natural and offers a wider variety of naturally smelling scents than body spray.
Posted by EffectSix on 11-06-2018

Great scent

Perfumes are for the classy people especially those who want to stand out when it comes to smell. A great perfume always complements a great attire. I also use body sprays but that's only if I wasn't able to buy my perfume. Perfume have this strong, great, long lasting scent that can really attract the attention of people around you. Who knows, even animals dig your smell.
Posted by YoloBoy on 11-07-2018

Long Lasting

I use oil-based perfumes everyday because it is long-lasting than body sprays. I sometimes work outdoors so the longevity of my perfume is important to me. Though it is more expensive than body sprays, perfumes are worth the price!
Posted by clarisseblogs on 11-14-2018


Body Sprays

Body Sprays
Body sprays are often regarded as the direct opposite of perfumes because as the name suggests, they body sprays are applied on the body rather than clothes. They are used to control body odors and offensive smell. It comes in different shapes with varieties of fragrances as well and they are affordable too.

Smells good.
Cheaper than perfumes.
Applied on the body.
It doesn't stain clothes.

Body sprays doesn't last long like perfumes.



Prefer Body Sprays

For all the reasons stated above I prefer body sprays if I am buying for myself. However, if I am giving a gift, I would still buy perfume. I just would just make sure the fragrance I picked didn't have all those CONs.
Posted by cmoneyspinner on 10-19-2018


Well, at this stage of my life, I don't really see anything reason I should be spending more to get perfumes when I can make use of body sprays. One thing is that I try to manage things in the best possible that I can and making use of nice body sprays is the way to go at this particular time as well.
Posted by Barida on 10-19-2018

Body Sprays

As a male, I prefer body sprays in this particular scenario. Now in terms of perfume for men (called cologne), I think that should only be worn for work, dinners or dates.
Posted by NickJ on 11-14-2018

I am into it!

I love body sprays because it smells really good. I am absolutely into it. It is a lot more affordable, and oozing to the nose.
Posted by NesMarcos on 10-21-2018

spray that pays

Perfume cannot fight off body odor and perspiration so I opt to choose body spray. There are many variety of body sprays that actually smells good than any other perfume in the market. Even though the scent doesnt last that long. In the long run as long as ut prevents unwanted underarm smell and sweat I'm okay with that. Now, tell me any perfume that can prevent perspiration and are not expensive.
Posted by bee.rthooyah on 10-21-2018

Body Spray is Great

I love the body sprays around. It is a good way of getting a splash of perfume and travels better than a perfume bottle. Perfumes are great, but body sprays can be used for every day.
Posted by HappyLady on 10-22-2018

for everyday use

I like body sprays better because the scent is much lighter than most perfumes thus I can use it everyday. It's also cheaper and it's very handy because most are packaged using cans rather than glass bottles.
Posted by iambeth on 10-29-2018

Easily accessible

One thing that is clear about body sprays is affordability. Most perfumes are expensive, and at times finding your brand might be an issue. On the other hand, accessing body spray is much easier. Besides accessing body spray with ease, they are affordable.
Posted by Focusedwriter10 on 11-03-2018


I both used them and tried them. In my opinion, body spray is only for teenager who always like to smell good. They are always bring their body spray in their bag so that when the smell goes out they will spray it again. While perfume is for person who is at workable age. A lot of perfume is suitable for person who works in the office.
Posted by MomoStarr16 on 10-19-2018
Same here because I use the two too but I have to disagree that body spray is mostly for teenagers. I think it more of a choice thing not specifically for any group of people if anyone can use the two it even will definitely keep away any awful smell for a very long time.
Posted by lovely on 10-19-2018
I don't agree with your point. Body spray is for all ages and it is for daily use. Perfume is also for all ages, however, it is meant to be used in special occasions. Bur then there are no hard and fast rules regarding body spray and perfume.
Posted by vinaya on 10-21-2018
I prefer using perfume because it really lasts longer compared to body spray. It means that you will not be worried about your smell because you will always smell good.
Posted by vhinz on 10-19-2018
I apply the two on my body. one directly on my body and the other on my clothes and it looks as if I can't do without the two but I think perfume is better, it has better fragrance and last better and it also mild on the skin.I love perfume more.
Posted by lovely on 10-19-2018
So you use body spray and perfume at the same time? Body spray is basically meant to be used on your skin, preferably under arm. Body spray is supposedly mean to kill your own body odor. Perfume is for aroma and is supposed to be used in your skin. However, based on the type, some perfume can be applied on your neck as well.
Posted by vinaya on 10-21-2018
Yea, I applied the two at the same time it should be used that way. Using a body spray maybe under the armpit shouldn't stop one from spraying perfume on the clothes too. Well,for me it works better that way.
Posted by lovely on 11-08-2018
I personally have preferred the perfume for many reasons. You can see that deo often have some of the gas which is not good for the skin. I'd recommend you to make use of that only on the clothing and not on direct body. Because that surely has some of the side effects. so based on that you can learn how things work on that note there.
Posted by overcast on 10-19-2018
You use body spray in your skin and you use perfume on your clothes. Since body spray is used in the skin it can cause body irritation. Therefore, if you have sensitive skin, you need to be very careful about using body spray.
Posted by vinaya on 10-21-2018
If one gets a good product no matter how pricey it wouldn't have many problems. Sometimes it good to consult an expert before using a product that way one wouldn't have much problem even with a sensitive skin.
Posted by lovely on 11-08-2018
Perfume is my choice over body spray because the smell and scent of perfume stays longer compared to body spray. I liked body spray also and I usually using this during in a small gatherings and occasions and even at work while perfume I using this during special occasions.
Posted by mark86 on 10-19-2018
I ask my sister what is she want to both of them. I was surprised to know that she also likes perfume because it stays to your body for a long time. We have the same point of view. :)
Posted by MomoStarr16 on 10-20-2018
Perfume is the best for me because it can last longer than the body spray, and I don't use body spray, I only use perfume.
Posted by jayjaydimson on 10-20-2018
Haha. Happy to know that there are people who see that perfume really last long than body spray. And body spray for me is only for kids or teeagers.
Posted by MomoStarr16 on 10-22-2018
I've tried body sprays before from a particular brand, and honestly, I don't like them. Yeah, it's cheaper but the scent only lasts for like 20 minutes, and it's all gone. Compared to using perfume wherein the smell stays on you for hours and hours after you applied them.
Posted by NerdIndeed on 10-20-2018
How long the body spray lasts depend on the brand. There are brands that last for 6-8 hours. Some even lasts for 12 hours. You apply in the morning and when you come back home, you will still be smelling nice. Body spray is more of a every day use item, where as perfume is for occasions. That's why perfume is expensive where as body spray as relatively cheaper.
Posted by vinaya on 10-21-2018
Forgive me for not being aware with body sprays as I have only stated it based on personal experience. Most body sprays I've used before were not that expensive and are usually local brands. I guess it depends who made them.
Posted by NerdIndeed on 10-22-2018
I use both. I use perfume for special occasions such as parties and social gatherings and I use body spray daily, especially if I am going out. I use perfume for aroma and body spray to remove body odor. Since perfume is expensive I use with moderation.
Posted by vinaya on 10-21-2018
Well, we use products according to our choice but there's always the right way to it too.I think the two should be used at the same time since there performed their distinctive functions. Good enough both work to give us better smell and odor.
Posted by lovely on 11-08-2018
I basically use them both. I am using a Chanel Coco Mademoiselle perfume and basically this absolutely smells great, however, I like body sprays better when in use every day. Body sprays feel more refreshing and good to the nose.
Posted by NesMarcos on 10-21-2018
I would have to agree that perfume lasts longer than body sprays. Basically, when I wash my clothes with perfume, I still smell its scent and it absolutely smells good. There are certain occasions when I use the perfume, but when it talks every day, body spray is always ready.
Posted by NesMarcos on 10-21-2018
Perfume, because it lasts longer than body spray, tho it costs much but still worth buying for.
Posted by jayjaydimson on 10-22-2018
Though I voted for perfume. I must commend body sprays too. I use them when I have my ordinary days like staying at home. I use both in some cases. I use one or the other in some days, it depends.
Posted by theresajane on 10-23-2018
I vote for perfume than the body spray. The smell is stronger than the body spray. It lasts longer.
Posted by jeffreyjose48 on 10-23-2018
Having worked for a major cosmetic house, perfume and body sprays are completely different products and you can't compare them. Perfume is so concentrated and has oils in it you would only use a small amount, versus a body spray which can be used all over liberally. It's mainly sold as a layering product to be used in conjunction with body lotions, creams and shower gels, and not as a cheap version of a fragrance.
Posted by Alexa on 10-24-2018
I use both, each has it's strengths. What's great with body sprays is that it's very affordable, it only cost a fraction of what perfumes cost. Also body sprays are great because I can apply it all over my body. Perfumes are concentrated fragrances which costs a lot more than body sprays. It's expensive but it's worth it because it takes a long time before the scent disappears.
Posted by Kakashi2020 on 10-25-2018
Both has their own advantages. Personally I use both depending on what I feel would like to wear but I use perfume most of the time as its scent lasts like forever compared to a body spray. Perfumes are pricey than a body spray or cologne and both has different substances combined and also to note the branding that affects its cost as a whole.
Posted by Marako0406 on 10-25-2018
A body spray is good if you will just stay in the house. But I prefer to use a perfume for my work or if there is an occasion. So, I don't have to spray many times in a day just to be smell so good.
Posted by superlicca on 10-26-2018
I prefer perfumes all the way actually. You don't have to spray your clothes , so it won't stain them (just spray skin). They are more intense , last for far longer and also have much more quality in fragrances. On the other hand body sprays , are more basic in terms of their smell , last for much less and can actually corrupt your clothes , for example under the armpits. Also perfumes blend with the smell of your own skin and create a unique smell , which doesn't happen with body sprays at all. Body sprays I think would be something someone would use in the gym for example.
Posted by GeorgeDr on 10-27-2018
Body spray for warm and humid weather. Inonly wear perfume on special occasions. Since perfumes are more concentrated it tends to irritate my nose. I like body sprays because of its lighter smell.
Posted by conniemac on 10-28-2018
Both perfume and body spray are good therefore it depends of the preference of the user. Some people prefer body spray because the fragrance is lighter than perfumes and that's true but, for me I still prefer perfume because it lasts long.
Posted by mitan143 on 11-01-2018
Of course I would choose perfume than body spray. Body spray only last for a short period of time but perfume can last longer. It will give you more fragrance or the quality of the smell gives you more intense so you can smell the perfume from your clothes much longer that can last for days.
Posted by nekonieden on 11-03-2018
I always prefer perfume than body spray because perfume is lasting although much more expensive than body spray. It is my habit to buy perfume when there is a sale in the duty free shop where we go every year. Those expensive perfumes are sold at 50% discount that I couldn’t help but buy one or 2 of the popular brands. I also have body spray but I only use it when I am at home.
Posted by Corzhens on 11-05-2018
I agree with you. Perfumes are more constly than body sprays. But the scent that a perfume gives you will stay longer than the body spray that you sprayed all oflver your body.
Posted by theresajane on 11-09-2018
I have to admit that I can’t associate the smell of body spray with anything other than a high school locker room. I know that sounds a bit creepy, but hear me out. Back when I was in high school, Axe body spray was all the rage, and the boys in the locker room would absolutely shower themselves with it after P.E class. Now whenever I smell it, that’s all I can think about. I think that most women would also agree that a good perfume or cologne is definitely the classier and more adult choice.
Posted by Denis_P on 11-06-2018
I have this one brand only that I use. Its not that expensive but I'm really in love with the scent of this perfume. I called it Verona. Just one spray and it stay all day to my clothes until I get back home. Its not really that popular brand so its really hard to find these days. So i only use it to important occasions that we have.
Posted by romy_ter on 11-07-2018