I cannot go to bed without showering, and this is gonna sound a bit like marketing but it’s not, I promise — I love putting on our Eau Parfumée Au Thé Vert, our green tea from our eau de cologne collection. That smell is just divine. It’s really soothing and comforting; it just surrounds you and puts you in your little bubble, so I find it extremely relaxing.
— Luis Miguel Gonzalez Sebastiani, the general manger of Bvlgari Parfums, on the the last thing he smells before he goes to bed at night. Read more in The Perfume Collection That Smells Like a Vacation in Italy at The Cut.
I know what he means about the coffee. My husband makes his first espresso before I am out of bed, and the smell of the freshly ground beans often is what lures me out from under the covers.