Perfumer’s Nose: Into the Woods With Oakmoss

Perfumer’s Nose: Into the Woods With Oakmoss


Indispensable to chypre and fougère perfumes, oakmoss is combined with citrus (bergamot), floral (jasmine or rose), woody (patchouli), oakmoss, and amber note with or without musk in the basic chypre formulation. In fougère perfumes oakmoss can deepen and accent the green, ferny, woodsy impression.