Ingredients - Experimental Perfume Club

Why is Ambroxan the perfect winter smell?

In this post, we tell you why Ambroxan is the perfect ingredient for a comforting winter feel, and the versatile ways it is used in perfumes!

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An Ode To Iris In Our Top Signature Blends For Autumn

Iris has long been associated with regality and opulence: it is an incredibly precious and expensive ingredient in perfumery, as well as boasting such bold and brightly-coloured frilled petals. It’s not hard to realise its cultural reverence and significance throughout history, and why it is so coveted in the world of perfumery.

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The Smell of Gourmand Perfume Ingredients

Let us take you through the witchingly delicious ingredients of the Gourmand fragrance family from creamy vanilla to fruity esters.

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What Does Rhubarb Smell Like?

Tart, zingy and sharp, at the same time refreshing, sweet, fruity and green. In this post, our perfumer takes you through the wonderful smell of rhubarb!

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The 5 Most Fragrant Flowers In Perfumery

White flowers are some of the most beautiful flowers. Their heady, exotic, spicy and sweet scent fills a room in no time. How are these ingredients used in perfumery?

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Our favourite fruity smells and how to create fruity perfume accords

Summer is just around the corner and we are getting in the mood to talk about our favourite fruity ingredients!  We are exploring the five most famous fruity perfume ingredients.

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The Many Scents of Rose – The Queen of All Flowers

We take you through the multi-faceted scent of roses and how the different extracts are used in perfumery.

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What Does Osmanthus Smell Like?

Osmanthus is a symbol of love and romance in the Far East. In perfumery, we treasure this expensive ingredient for its fruity and subtle complexities. Find out more about the smell of osmanthus, its history and how we use it in perfumery.

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Everything to know about the warm & sweet smell of Vanilla

We take you through the warm and sweet smell of vanilla and its synthetic counterparts. Find out about what makes vanilla smell the way it does and about other vanilla-like perfumery ingredients.

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Winter Wonderscents: Five Perfume Ingredients to Create Wintery Fragrances

We tell you what ingredients compose the oh so famous amber accord that many think to be a single ingredient. It is in fact a blend of a few ingredients. 

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