|Mengenal Jenis-jenis Parfum Berdasarkan Aromanya
Aromatic notes are usually combined of sage, rosemary, cumin, lavender and other plants which possess a very intensive grass-spicy scent. They are often combined with citrusy and spicy notes. Aromatic compositions are typical of fragrances for men.
Compositions of this group include fresh accords of sea water and are mostly found as fragrances for men.
The perfumer extracted the synthetic component coumarin and used it in perfumery for the first time. Coumarin can be found in nature in several plants, such as Tonka beans, and it possesses intensive scent of freshly mown grass. Fougere compositions include notes of lavender, geranium, moss and wood. This group primarily includes perfumes for men.
This is a relatively recent group, which encompasses mostly fragrances for men and unisex fragrances composed of aromatic components and fresh fruit providing a fresh, moist and exotic impression.
Compositions of this group include accentuated green notes of grass or leaves, besides aromatic components (lavender, rosemary, wood).
This group includes fragrances for men primarily. Combinations of spices and aromatic components leave a fresh and cold impression typically.
This olfactive group was named after perfume Coty Chypre created in 1917. Chypre means Cyprus in French. This sharp scent is based on harmony of oak moss, labdanum, patchouli and bergamot.
Flowers such as rose, lily of the valley or jasmine make a traditional component of chypre compositions.
Compositions of chypre group go perfectly with fruity notes such as peach, apricot, forest strawberry or exotic fruit. They have a warm and opulent scent.
Citrus fragrances are old and abundant. Its compositions are based on lemon, orange, bergamot, grapefruit or mandarin, with other citrusy, aromatic and tart notes for men and floral notes for women.
Citruses join aromatic herbs (lavender, rosemary, cumin, mint).
This group incorporates sweet citruses (lime, orange), as well as other citruses, whether sugared or joined with vanilla, caramel and sweet flowers.
This largest fragrant group encompasses numerous versions of compositions with a floral heart: freshly picked flowers, flowers with aquatic, green or powdery nuances, as well as floral-aldehyde, floral-fruity and gourmand compositions.
The complicated floral composition of this perfume incorporates a large dose of aldehydes, a synthetic component used for the first in a perfume by Ernest Beaux.
Fresh compositions of this olfactive group include sea water nuances or notes of aquatic flowers and herbs.
Compositions of this group are refreshing, light, and airy, with a sweet, fruity nuance. The range of floral fruity fragrance is constantly being expanded.
Floral Fruity Gourmand
The range of floral fruity fragrances is constantly being expanded. This is why we separated floral fruity fragrances with gourmand nuances of caramel, sugar, chocolate, candies etc. into a special category.
Green notes of grass and leaves introduce freshness and tartness in a floral composition, and leave an impression of freshly picked flowers.
Floral Woody Musk
Obligatory floral domination was enriched with woody and/or musky accords in this group, which adds depth and warmth, as well as powdery nuances to the whole composition.
Leather scents in various nuances, from floral, velvety compositions to tart, smoky ones are placed in this group. Scenting leather products in order to mask unpleasant scent of leather itself, since urine and faeces of cattle, as well as blood and tar had been used in its traditional production, marked the beginning of perfumery.
Oriental fragrances with dominant amber are placed in a separate group thanks to their accentuated warmth and sensuality. Their opulent bouquet includes intoxicating and intensive substances such as musk, vanilla, exotic resins and wood, often accompanied with exotic flowers and spices.
Sweet, warm, powdery base typical of this group harmonizes with such flowers like gardenia, tuberose, tiare or with a spicy note of carnation.
Harmony of oriental components (warm woody and spicy notes) is refreshed with aromatic lavender, rosemary, coumarin and oak moss.
Hot and sensual spices such as cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg are united with oriental materials, such as woods and resins.
This group unites sweet perfumes, built on harmony of oriental notes (wood, resins, flowers and spices) and sweet components: caramel, vanilla, chocolate, almonds, honey.
Traditional oriental ingredients are enriched with woody accords of warm sandalwood or with drier notes of cedar or vetiver.
Opulent compositions of woody notes in a heart of perfume are accentuated with woody notes of a base. Warm, mysterious sandalwood, drier and sharper cedar and vetiver, resin-like and balmy exotic sorts are usually accompanied with aromatic and citrusy notes.
This type of perfume composition, by rule, unites a woody heart of a perfume with a fresh, aromatic accord and aquatic notes.
A very masculine union of wood and aromatic notes is characteristic of fragrances for men. Opulent center and base open with aromatic herbs.
Oak moss and labdanum, traditional for chypre group, are combined with dominant woody notes and they have a very opulent and intensive scent.
Woody Floral Musk
Dominant wood in a heart of compositions has a beautiful opening with flowers such as violet and freesia, as well as a musky base.
Soft and pleasant scent of exotic woods harmonizes with warm, bitter spices such as pepper, cloves, nutmeg or cinnamon.