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Le Delicieux

Nejma introduceert Le Délicieux in een witte flacon. Een beauty voor het voorjaar, zomer. Wat ontdekken wij: in de opening een sprankelende pittige roze peper die mooi harmoniseert met het fris sappig fruit. De volle bloemen in het poederige hart bevatten jasmijn en Damascus roos, maar ook witte orchidee en Iris uit Italië. In de drydown komt de caramel, amber en vanille naar voren, die samen met patchouli het parfum een warm karakter geeft.

Top: roze peper, italiaanse citroen, gele manadrijn

Midden: sambac jasmijn, Damascus roos, witte orchidee, italiaanse iris

Basis: patchouli, vetiver, vanille, caramel, tonka boon

A close-up beauty portrait of a smiling young confident woman looking straight at the camera. The woman has blue eyes and long dark curly hair that lighly covers half of her face. The woman's shoulder is visible and covered with a neutral gray fabric. She is isolated on a dark background. Developed from RAW; retouched with special care and attention; small amount of grain added for best final impression; ready made for print and web use;
A close-up beauty portrait of a smiling young confident woman looking straight at the camera. The woman has blue eyes and long dark curly hair that lighly covers half of her face. The woman’s shoulder is visible and covered with a neutral gray fabric. She is isolated on a dark background. Developed from RAW; retouched with special care and attention; small amount of grain added for best final impression; ready made for print and web use;

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We hear a lot about the ingredient Oud, but what is it actually?

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NEJMA PERFUMES: Fragrances extracted from OUD

Agarwood or Oud has been used to make high quality incense for centuries and was often used in religious and festive celebrations by Chinese, Arabian, Indian and Japanese people. In some countries oud was believed to have had medicinal virtues.

The oil extracted from Agarwood is used in Arabian countries as a perfume. Although in the past, rose and Jasmine were preferred Agarwwood is now the ultimate contemporary designer fragrance ingredient.

Agarwood is reputed to be the most expensive wood in the world. Oud is a resinous fragrant heartwood (central part of the tree) that occurs in trees belonging to species of the Aquilaria family. Agarwood forms as a reaction to fungal attack. The trees that become infected by the bacteria will secrete a fragrant acting like a protective oil into the wounded areas of the trunk. Only 20% of Aquilaria trees give Oud that is scented. Oud oil production requires a minimum of 20 Kg of resinous wood to produce 12ml of oil.

Aqualiria species producing Agarwood are found naturally in South, Southeast Asia and the Indian sub-continent. Later on its plantations were extended to a number of countries including Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Thailand…