Top Notes: Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cardamom
Heart Notes: Saffron, Black Rose, Jasmine
Base Notes: Oud, Tobacco leaves and Tuscan Leather
The scent trails with a warm sensation of bittersweet woodiness.
Carlos Benaïm was born and raised in Tangiers, Morocco.
He trained as a chemical engineer before entering a training program at International Flavors & Fragrances in 1967;
He is currently a senior perfumer at IFF (International Fragrance Foundation) Carlos Benaïm was given a Lifetime Achievement Award by the American Society of Perfumers in 2004, and a Perfumer of the Year Lifetime Achievement award from the Fragrance Foundation in 2014.
In 2013, he was named Master Perfumer at IFF, the first perfumer to be so designated at the company.
Fragrances also created by him:
Armani Code Ladies
Christian Dior Poison
Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb
Bvlgari Jasmin Noir
Boucheron Jaipur Bracelet
Calvin Klein Euphoria
Calvin Klein Euphoria for Men