Orange blossom – my first perfume

The very first perfume I ever made was Orange Blossom, which today remains my best-selling perfume. Back in 2002 I began to develop an interest in essential oils and aromatherapy, and orange blossom essential oil (I can’t even remember how I managed to come across it) – was the scent that started it all for me. Unlike limes, the scent of orange… Read More

Three perfume ingredients

It’s been a while since I wrote about some of the perfume ingredients that I have been experimenting with in perfume blends. GERANIUM ABSOLUTE is extracted from the leaves and tops of geranium flowers. It’s a natural material from Egypt, but much more potent and penetrating than the better-known steam-distilled geranium essential oils. Fresh, sweet,… Read More