Mariah Carey spoke with People magazine about the process of making her new M by Mariah scent with Elizabeth Arden. “Before I went there, I told them some of my favorite smells, and I described the Tiare flower – and they actually knew what it was,” Carey explained. “They had never used it as a base for any person before. When I got there, there was this huge board of all the things that I said that I loved. The thing about the blue grotto, Capri, and just all these references that I had given them. The sunset. It looked like it was a done finished thing. I didn’t realize how next level it was going to be. It was really amazing.” Read more.