AN ODE TO OUD
Of all the luxurious scents in the world of perfumery, Oud is a fragrance that stands out from the crowd. It is a scent that has captivated people for centuries and has become essential in creating some of the most captivating perfumes for men and women.
Oud, also known as agarwood, is derived from the resinous heartwood of the Agar tree, which is native to Southeast Asia. The scent of Oud is woody, rich, and earthy, with a deep and smoky aroma. Oud carries a distinct scent that lingers on the skin, lasting like a faded memory long after application.
For centuries, Oud has been used in traditional perfumery and is highly regarded in the Middle East, where it is considered a precious and luxurious ingredient. In recent years, it has gained popularity in the Western world and has become a staple ingredient in perfumes for men and women. Oud has the unique ability to complement both masculine and feminine fragrances. The intensity, depth, and rustic notes of oud make it a staple note in fragrances for men. When blended with floral and sweet fragrances, it brings earthiness and sensuality to perfumes for women.
Read on for an exclusive edit of Ggema's best blend of oud perfumes that are evokating and goes beyond precious with infusion of Blue Sapphire.
The smooth and luscious BLUE VELVET is a captivating and exotic with perfectly balances oud at its heart. The deep and smokey oud notes add an unmistakable sense of masculinity, while the warm and spicy saffron notes adds a complementary touch creating a multi-dimensional aroma that lingers on the skin.
ROYAL SAPPHIRE celebrates the regal beauty of oud by highlighting the velvety and rustic charm of this ingredient. The spicy pink pepper and cinnamon compliment the citrusy fresh hints of bergamot. The layers of Royal Sapphire slowly unveil the beautiful mystery of oud.
Luxurious and seductive, MYSTIC revolves around the charm of oud, complimented by warm and rustic notes of cardamom, amber, and vanilla. The delicacy of jasmine and osmanthus perfectly harmonise with the depth and complexity of oud, creating a fragrance that embodies finesse and sensuality.
Like its name, LORD demands attention with its complex blend of precious oud oil, creating a rich, hypnotic scent. Oud is complimented by the romantic hint of rose, the earthiness of patchouli, with a kick of saffron. Lord is an intense and masculine fragrance that showcases the royalty of oud, perfect for those who appreciate the complexity and richness of exotic scents.