Synthetics in Scent
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While we usually don't associate the lab to the green and eco-friendly, synthetics are often the most sustainable alternatives in the perfume industry. This month, we addressed the importance of landmark synthetic aroma molecules in the midst of drastic climate change. After all, this is Climate Week.
~ The following scents are available by the fill while supplies last ~
|By the mL||By the Bottle|
3AM, Sean Jean by Ilias Ermenidis
Perfumarie Reserve by Darryl Do / This limited-edition perfume shines a light on the ingredient Cis 3 Hexenol*. Do you smell notes of freshly mown grass, fruits, and vegetables? The green earthy composition and apple give way to musk, sandalwood, bergamot, and lemon as a finished composition.
|040919||Methyl Pamp, Perfumarie Reserve by Darryl Do / Fresh and bitter, Methyl Pamplemousse is an ingredient that is popular in modern colognes. Lavender, sandalwood, musk, and frankincense complete this "grapefruit" fragrance.|
|Mercury, OneOfThose by Antoine Lie|
|Lavender Absolute*, Perfumer's Material|
|Violet Accord* by Darryl Do|
|080919||Curious, Britney Spears by Claude Dir|
|090919||Mon Paris, YSL|
Ionone Alpha*, Perfumer's Material
* * * Perfumarie Reserve * * * by Darryl Do / Woody and clean, the sandalwood note in this fragrance comes from the ingredient sandela. Black pepper, lemongrass, lavender, and musk give a unique twist to this very wearable perfume.
Acqua di Gio, Giorgio Armani by Alberto Morillas
* * * Perfumarie Reserve * * * by Darryl Do /
Violet leaf, rose, lavender and musk create a fragrance that is sure to captivate. The floral, sweet, rose note is supported by phenyl ethyl alcohol - an ingredient popular in perfumery, used for a rosy floral note.
|140919||Vol de Nuit, Guerlain by Jacques Guerlain|
|150919||* * * Perfumarie Reserve * * * by Darryl Do / Clean, sweet, musky, and floral, a perfect combination of popular notes to create a sleek and versatile fragrance. Galaxolide, a synthetic musk, is to thank for some of the notes in this perfume, first synthesized in 1965.|
Bod Man Really Ripped Abs, Parfums de Coeur
Chrome Intense by Azzaro
|180919||Every Storm a Serenade, Imaginary Authors by Josh Meyer|
Civet, Zoologist by Shelley Waddington
|Duc de Vervins L'Extreme, Houbigant|
Youth Dew, Estee Lauder by Josephine Catapano
Boise Vanille, Montale by Pierre Montale
|Arpege, Lanvin by Andre Fraysse|
|Black Musk, Montale by Pierre Montale|
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Perfumarie Reserve = House creations not available in the commercial market. Available by the fill, in 5mL, 15mL, & 50mL sizes only while supply lasts.
*Not for Skin.