Jasmine smells sensually-sweet similar to exotic white flowers with leafy green leaves. The flower of jasmine smells feminine, royal with rich warmness and nutmeg undertones while fully blossomed. While the rose is certainly associated with love, there are cultures where jasmine is also associated with romance. It has the same delicate smell of rose but […]
Cardamom smells earthy-sweet, smoky, nuty, and a bit spicy. Fennel and star anise undertones are characteristic of cardamom as well. Cardamom essential oil smells a bit spicier, closer to spicy eucalyptus.
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 […]