I know it is not professional to wear perfume at work, but I recently bought a bottle of perfume. Is there a way I can use it professionally?

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    This question appears to be off-topic because it is about etiquette and cultural norms rather than a workplace-specific issue. – Jim G. Mar 6 '14 at 2:05

A quick search shows that there is a lot of recommendations against perfume, or against strong perfumes. For example, From Forbes.:

A general rule of thumb when it comes to wearing perfume at work—go scent free at job interviews. For those already in a job, check to see if your office has a fragrance policy. If it doesn’t, opt for something on the lighter side for the workday. Just like with fashion, leave experimentation for when you are off the clock.

Also, be aware that perfume can trigger migraines, and may be banned in your workplace for legal and disability reasons. So I'd recommend erring on the side of caution where possible, and only wear perfume if you are sure your workplace explicitly allows it.

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