With over four centuries of affluent history, Houbigant Paris still strives for excellence. We pride ourselves in creating innovative high quality products that will become the olfactory leader within that category and an iconic classic over time.
Bois Mystique is no exception. It presents itself as a rich woody fragrance with a distinct modern twist. The blended scent combines the freshness of the woods with a strong note of spices.
It depicts a warm and comforting redolence that conjures a feeling of a toasty bonfire while appreciating the blazing pink and orange sunsets. With hints of liquors and exotic woodiness, leaving an intoxicating and irresistible sillage.
The top notes reveal a fresh accord of citrus notes with compliments of spices with bergamot, davana and ginger.
The heart notes consists of papyrus plant and the incense intertwined to reveal a mysterious spicy facet of the fragrance.
The base notes with amber and woody undertones adds elegance to the fragrance character. Olfactory Accords:
- Top: Bergamot, Davana, Neroli, Cardamom, Pink Pepper, Ginger Fresh
- Heart: Black Pepper, Cinnamon, Incense, Cipryol, Bois Iris
- Drydown: Cashmerewood, Guaiacwood, Cedarwood, Myrrh, Amber, Musk
Luca Maffei. A young promising independent Italian perfumer, Luca Maffei studied with perfumer Francoise Marin (former director of Perfumery Roure (Givaudan) in Grasse) and honed his skills in raw materials with the accords legend Jean Charles Method. After completion of mentorships and internships at notable fragrance houses in Grasse, he branched out in 2007 and began assisting perfumers to continue fine tuning his craft. With continued success throughout the years, in 2011 he started his own creations and is currently thriving with many outstanding formulations that are sold worldwide.