Mild, Sweet, Woody Essences




Mild, Sweet, Woody Essences

Aromatic terms describing individual essences in this group

Amyris(Amyris balsamifera)-mild, woody, oily-sweet, balsamic, occasionally displays a light peppery note. Many subtle differences exist in this oil depending on age of heartwood at time of distillation, age of heartwood etc
Araucaria(Neocallitropis pancheri)-delicate, woody, rich , sweet, floral undertone
Copaiba balsam(Copaifera species)-mild, sweet, creamy, balsamic, faint peppery undertone
Guaiacwood eo(Bulnesia sarmienti)This oil is a solid waxy mass at room temperature. Delicate, sweet, rosy, woody, balsamic, creamy, slightly smoky
Gurjun balsam(Dipterocarpus species)-mild , woody, sweet, balsamic, great tenacity

This group of essences blends well with:
agarwood eo and co2
amber eo
ambrette seed co2 , eo and abs
amyris wood eo
angelica root eo, co2 and abs
armoise eo
atractylis eo and abs
bay leaf eo and abs
beeswax abs
benzoin abs
blood orange eo
bois de rose eo
cabreuva eo
cananga eo
carrot seed eo, co2 and ab
cassia eo and co2
cedarwood oils(atlas, himalayan, virginia, etc)
cedarleaf eo
cedrela eo
cinnamon bark eo, co2 and abs
cistus eo and abs
clary sage eo and abs
clove bud eo, co2 and abs
copaiba eo
elemi eo and abs
fir balsam eo and abs
frankincense eo, co2 and abs
galbanum eo, co2 and abs
ginger eo, co2 and abs
helichrysum eo and abs
juniperberry eo, co2 and abs
labdanum eo and abs
gurjun balsam eo
guaiacwood eo
ho wood eo
ho leaf eo
mace eo, co2
myrrh eo, co2 and abs
nutmeg eo, co2 and abs
oakmoss abs
orange peel eo
patchouli eo, co2 and abs
palmarosa eo
pepper black eo and co2
peru balsam eo
pimento berry eo, co2 and abs
pine needle eo and abs
sandalwood eo, co2 and abs
tansy eo
tolu balsam eo and abs
tonka bean abs
valerian eo, co2 and abs
vetiver eo, co2 and abs

Amyris finds extensive application as a mild blender in numerous types of perfume, particularly in soap perfumes
Araucaria oil is an excellent fixative..
Copaiaba balsam-its main use is is a blender-modifier
Guaiawood eo- a good low cost fixative, an excellent blender in woody-floral perfumes, in soap compounds as well as high-class perfumes..
Gurjun balsam- good fixative, modifier and odor depressant material in woody or Oriental fragrances in soap compounds where its great tenacity and mild uniform odor is an advantage.

In natural perfumery uses in forest notes, woody bases, violet perfumes, spice fragrances, rose bases, incense notes, Oriental fragrances, sacred perfumes, fougere
These essences can be used as blender-modifiers in acacia, carnation, champa, hawthorn,
jonquil, rose bouquets