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Patchouli in Perfumery

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The Patchouli in Perfumery
Once seen as a scent favored by courtesans and hippies, patchouli has become a key ingredient in today’s perfumery. Its warm, woody and complex fragrance provides the perfect setting for fresher notes to run free, especially in chypre and oriental perfumes. Explore every aspect of this exotic plant, from botany, history, art, gastronomy, literature, agriculture and chemistry, to the perfumers who use it and the perfumes they create.

Authors Eléonore de Bonneval, Olivier R.P. David, Jeanne Doré, Will Inrig & Delphine de Swardt
Publication Date 24 October 2019
Language English
Pages 96 pages
ISBN 9782370630940