Elliana Allbright's business and personal life have been flourishing in her hometown of Poppyville, California, since she opened Scents & Nonsense.
Her perfumes can evoke emotions, bring about change, or simply make people happy.
Cantrell told the crowd she had spoken to Charbonnet over the phone and congratulated her on making history.
"Our history was two women making that runoff, and we both deserve to be proud of that," Cantrell said.
From 1998 to 2004 she was married to audio designer and jazz bassist, Mark Levinson.
The two co-wrote the 2002 book Satisfaction: The Art of the Female Orgasm.
La Toya Cantrell was coasting to victory and into the history books on Saturday, becoming New Orleans’ first female mayor.