The smell of ylang ylang is multi-layered sexual, floral, exotic, and rubbery. Sweet mellow nuances are present in its smell with jasmine, neroli, and banana resemblance. When harvested early in the summer, it smells overly sweet and cloying.
Sandalwood smells like spicy aromatic woods with a warm exotic profile. The spiciness in sandalwood is piercing and its smell tends to linger for hours on the skin. Its oriental smell is easy to perceive as the scent is long-lasting. When used in combination with other ingredients, sandalwood has an invigorating role, spicing up compositions […]
Frankincense smells like a mix of aromatic pine, citruses, smoky, oriental spices, rosemary, and resins in its pure fore. Frankincense essential oil smells a bit sweeter. If you’ve been around the fragrance world for some time, you often find perfumes with frankincense, myrrh, or incense notes such as Armani Acqua di Gio. But how do […]