Fans have sensed a disturbance in the merchandising Force ever since Disney announced a new "Star Wars" film per year for the conceivable future. The iconic movie series is no stranger to tie-ins, toy lines, and Christmas specials but it appears we've officially reached the Outer Rim of product placement, as a European company recently revealed a line of "Star Wars" fragrances.
Some might have felt a cosmetic awakening last year, when Covergirl debuted a line of women's makeup utilizing color schemes from the galaxy far, far away. Now, fans can not only look like their favorite Jedi, politicians, and Sith but, um, smell like them, too.
Lifestyle Perfumes now offers three varieties in lightsaber-inspired bottles -- Jedi, Empire, and Queen Amidala -- and have released scent profiles for the first two via Instagram. Fans can finally settle the debate once and for all about how Qui-Gon Jinn smelled [SPOILER: sandalwood and patchouli with hints of water lily and black pepper] while fighting Darth Maul [SPOILER: amber and tonkabean with a dash of bergamot].
Some might have foretold a cosmetic awakening last year, when CoverGirl debuted a limited line of women's makeup utilizing color schemes from the galaxy far, far away. European fans worried they smell like womp rats can pick up the new colognes now.