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Perfume Factory

Cairo, Egypt
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Be careful when buying oils and perfumes in Cairo From SIWA OASIS ESSENCE MAKER -THEY ARE FRIENDLY EARN YOUR TRUST AND

Pilgrimage to The Holy Land group of 50 people.First Stop Egypt we were taken here and was told its... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Pleasure in using siwa essences

I went to Siwa last March for the first time and I really liked the experience and the pretty... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cairo, Egypt
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  • Poor7%
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Pilgrimage to The Holy Land group of 50 people.First Stop Egypt we were taken here and was told its Backed by the Government a lie.Travel Agent and Tour Operator's get a Big Commission from Siwa Oasis Essence Maker. If you are Planning on going to...More

Thank 106teresa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Siwa last March for the first time and I really liked the experience and the pretty egyptian enviroment... I recieved their essential oils from a friend as a gift and I really enjoyed them! I got the chackra fragrances and some massage...More

Thank RosseDeu
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I was blessed to be able to visit Egypt in 2006! I was treated with respect and wasn't pressured to purchase . I chose several oils, my favorite are gardenia and lilly of the valley. They were not watered down and I still have them...More

Thank Chezbarbara
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Manufacturing perfumes with variety flowers having good fragrance and costly. It was also used as medicine.The Hall being arranged properly suited for exhibition and purchase facilities having demonstrations giving samples.It is a peculiarity of the Brand of Egyptian Origin having originality and unique..We were happy...More

4  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Another "government-approved" stop most guides will take you to after the Giza pyramids...we were told very clearly that we did not HAVE to buy anything. You get a complimentary drink and a very interesting demo and explanation of different essential oils. I truly feel that...More

3  Thank Elisabeth T
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The guys at this shop will give you a very good sales talk and free drink. The oil perfumes tested were great with very good smell. We bought 2 bottles for $100 with one free burner. When we reached back home in Jeddah, we opened...More

4  Thank Marlon O
Reviewed 14 April 2017

After visiting the papyrus institute the local guide should convince you to visit the essential oil factory. The well mannered and speech ed person explain how can they make these and from which things and it's usefulness. they will trap you to buy some oil...More

2  Thank Saifur T
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We stayed at he Great pyramid hotel in Giza across from the Pryamids. Hey set us up for a few tours that we thought would be mostly history and learning. He first day we were taken to this Siwa perfume and essential oil store in...More

2  Thank Jason H
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Don't buy - these guys are a con! They show you one product and give you a watered down product! All a scam. Not sure what other visitors saw here but they obviously don't know when they have been missed sold pure to a watered...More

2  Thank Rukib U
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We bought 10 bottles for £100, despite making a firm agreement not to buy before entering. The whole place is fake, they use the hospitality trick with drinks to soften the buying mood. The contents of the bottle are not the same as those tested...More

5  Thank mrfoy
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21 March 2017|
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Response from Foodie8621 | Reviewed this property |
It's used for aromatherapy, perfume, to treat rashes, sunburn, and as an anti-fungal/anti-bacterial. I've heard it can also be used as a toner for younger looking skin.