A very interesting newcomer to the perfumery scene, not to be mistaken for Nigella sativa, this is the rare Nigella Damascena! An infusion of delectable aromas rarely encountered in natural perfumery materials with fascinating notes of fresh grape, strawberry and peach and rich undertone of lilac, floral honey, stewed apple, and musky acacia. Our Nigella Damascena perfumer's absolute is a unique offering expertly crafted by French perfumers. It's rich musky floral and fruity notes will bring an intriguing spin to niche perfumes. Compliments gourmand and musk accords or fruity and oriental bases and more.
Nigella Damascena shows excellent tenacity and has a special synergy with floral heart notes like rose, jasmine or neroli. This absolute oil is powerful and concentrated, a little will go a long way. Perfumer's absolutes are best observed in dilution and Nigella Damascena Absolute can be effectively used at concentrations less than 1%. It has a thick, pourable and workable consistency with deep orange color.
- Botanical Latin Name: Nigella damascena
- Country of Origin: France
- Plant Parts: Seed
- Method of Extraction: Absolute
- Blends Well With: Gardenia, Honeysuckle, Vanilla, Cinnamon, Rose, Orange, Neroli, Patchouli, Vetiver, Sandalwood, Frangipani, Tuberose, Jasmine, Ylang Ylang