ESSENCES & RAW MATERIALS
Discover the ingredients used by our perfumers to create Jacques Fath perfumes.
Tuberose, Saffron, Ambrette, Orris Butter…
Clusters of white Tuberose flowers offer a unique scent of jasmine, fruity and heady. Carnal and creamy, the animal sensuality almost raw of the Tuberose gives a fiery character to the composition. Perfume : Rosso Epicureo
The note of linden lime is both fresh and exhilarating. Rich and ambery, it also has a honeyed facet. Perfume : Lilas Exquis.
Saffron is an expensive spice, from an aromatic plant originally cultivated in Asia. It is the stamen which is used for perfumery but also in food, medicine and in some cosmetics. Refined, it offers a spicy, flowery, almost earthy note. Perfume: L’Orée du Bois.
Deliciously velvety and syrupy, the plum note also brings flowery and fruity sweetness to a composition. Perfume: Rosso Epicureo.
Sichuan Pepper notes are very strongly spicy, with warm, woody and citrus variations. Perfume: Rosso Epicureo
It is the Blackcurrant bud which is used in perfumery. Its characteristic scent fruity, green, slightly ammonia, brings a sparkling freshness. Perfume: Curacao Bay.
The plant, native to the East of the India, is grown in tropical and Equatorial countries. Its seeds are distilled and then transformed into ambrette butter. Ambrette brings an amber, soft, musky, fruity and floral note. Perfume : Lilas Exquis.
The suede note is more refined and subtle than the leather note. Sensual and sweet, it brings a different musky, woody and leathery facets to a fragrance composition. Perfume : Les Frivolités.
The hyacinth is a green, powerful floral note, almost intoxicating. This heady flower develops its scent as it blooms. Perfume: Lilas Exquis.
Articulated in terminal panicles, lilac flowers are delicate color and fragrance. The scent, with floral and balsamic nuances is very feminine and sweet. Perfume: Lilas Exquis.
Amber composition is made from balsamic notes accord (labdanum, benzoin and vanilla). It gives sensuality and warmth to the fragrance. Amber notes are comfortable, rich and sweet. Perfumes: Bel Ambre, Rosso Epicureo, L’Orée du Bois, Les Frivolités.
Grey Amber is originally a dejection of sperm whale, floating on the oceans. Rare and precious, it has multiple facets: marines (iodine), wooded, tobacco, animal. Grey Amber also brings stability and sensuality. Perfumes: Green Water, Curacao Bay.
Juniper berries are picked from a tree of the same family as cypress tree. The black berries’ essential oil used in perfumery adds a fine spicy, peppered and wooded facet. Perfume: Bel Ambre.
Orris butter is a rare and expensive ingredient obtained by steam distillation of Iris roots. It has a soft, slightly sweet and warm smell, reminiscent of violet flower with woody variations. Perfumes: Bel Ambre, Les Frivolités.
Tangy but mild and fresh, Neroli oil is a distinctive note, aromatic and sensual with honey accord. During the harvest season, the white flowers are delicately hand-picked from Orange Bitter Tree due to their fragileness. Perfumes : Green Water, L’Orée du Bois.
The leather note is one of the ancient notes used in perfumery. It has a comfortable, but animal sensuality and it used for its boldness and its rich wake. Perfume: Bel Ambre.
Also known as Cashmere wood. It is used for its characteristic woody and balsamic note, different from natural woods essences. Cashmeran is often associated in the trail of warm and voluptuous scents. Perfumes: Vers le Sud, Curacao Bay, L’Orée du Bois.
The fig leaf is a fruity and sunny note, recognizable by its green and milky odour. It is used to create a unique atmosphere evocative of a summer season and sun-dried nature. Perfume: Vers le Sud.
An exotic flower from far away Islands. The frangipani flower has various, vivid colors and a very powerful smell. It adds a tropical, vanilla and almond touch, also sensual and luminous. Perfume: Curacao Bay.
Oak Moss is part of the raw material often used in perfumes (under standard conditions) for its very characteristic notes: it gives freshness but also a vegetal, moisty and earthy, woody side and ultimately very sensual. Perfumes: Green Water, Vers le Sud.