Escentric 02 100ML
Escentric Molecules 02 celebrates the fresh and sensual resonance of nature-identical Ambroxan, a crystal with a chemical structure identical to the ambrox derived from ambergris. It has a subtle sensual quality with a radiant, long-lasting drydown.For centuries ambergris was perhaps the most prized ingredient in perfumery. It is a somewhat mysterious substance expelled by the cachalot or sperm whale which only attains its fine scent after a long maturation floating in the ocean. Ambergris is rarely found these days, and the ‘amber’ in a modern fragrance will be a lab-created equivalent of some of the aroma-molecules that make up its scent. By far the finest of these is the nature-identical molecule, Ambroxan.Ambergris was always valued for its refinement as well as its sensuality. This quality persists in Ambroxan. “It has a fresh almost mineral quality,” says perfumer, Geza Schoen, “that lingers into the drydown.”Escentric 02 contains 13.5% Ambroxan* in a formula designed to amplify its mineral note with green jasmine bud, a ‘gin and tonic’ accord, “and a hint of the Austrian lemonade called almdudler”. Schoen describes the final effect as ‘super-longlasting freshness into the drydown, together with a subtle sensuality.*13.5% is the maximum percentage of Ambroxan that can be dissolved in a fragrance compound. Any more, and the Ambroxan begins to crystallize out of the solution.• Made in England• 100ml• Designed to be worn by men and women.
Please note that this item is non-refundable as it is a beauty product.