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Tonka Bean:

A thumb-size pod from a plant native to Brazil, said to smell of vanilla with strong hints of cinnamon, cloves and almonds, it’s cheaper than vanilla pods, and sometimes used as a vanilla substitute outside of the United States.

Tenacity:

The ability of a note or perfume to last or retain its characteristic odor.

Thin:

When a perfume lacks complexity or depth

Top Note:

The impression of a fragrance when first smelled or applied to the skin usually the most volatile ingredients in a perfume.

Vanilla:

Vanilla is derived from the seed pod of the vanilla orchid, a flowering vine which is native to Mexico (although most of the vanilla available today comes from Madagascar). The vanilla orchid flower itself is scentless. True vanilla requires extensive hand-processing, and is therefore expensive.

Vetiver:

A grass with heavy, fibrous roots, which are used to distill oil with the scent of moist earth with woody undertones.

Woody Note:

It is a Fragrance Family. This term is used to describe fragrances reminiscent of wood. Woody notes appear in varying degrees in most modern perfumes.

Yuzu:

A citrus fruit grown in Japan. It looks like a small grapefruit; the flavor has been described as a cross between grapefruit and mandarin orange.

Ylang Ylang:

An Asian evergreen tree, translates to "flower of flowers".

 



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