Archive for May 11, 2014

Ambergris, Civet and Musk; what are they and how do they smell?

Fragrance notes are either synthetic or natural. Natural fragrances don’t smell very nice on their own and can even give you a headache if you use too much of them. Typical examples are the oil of jasmine and roses. They are too concentrated on their own and must be diluted and mixed with other scents before they come into their own and smells good. Let's take a look at a few of the natural notes.   Ambergris, What is it? Ambergris is a natural product. It is a pathological secretion produced in the sperm whale. Some believe that it is