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CHAMPACA ABSOLUTE OIL


CHAMPACA ABSOLUTE OIL

Magnolia champaca

REFERENCES

CAS Number: 94333-99-0

EINECS Number: 305-079-8

Product Code: PAO2049

PART USED Flowers

COMMON NAMES Michelia champaca, Champak

EXTRACTION METHOD Solvent Extracted Absolute

CULTIVATION Farmed

NOTE CLASSIFICATION Middle Note

ORIGIN India

PRODUCT ABSTRACT

Our Champaca Absolute has the most unique, enticing, exotic floral scents imaginable - quite unlike any other florals. Its has intensely rich, sultry floral notes layered beneath velvety, suave, vanilla-sweet and earthy tea-like tonalities. The drydown presents a veritable symphony of scents - the rich, sweet floral and tea/hay notes, and hints of tobacco. One of the worldu2019s most expensive perfumes oriental to French lines, such as famous Joy, Jadore (Dior), Euphoria CK, etc. contains Champaca Absolute among other exotic and highly prized floral notes.

The fragrance of Champaca Absolute is well known for its soothing and calming capabilities. In his books, Jennifer Peace Rhind suggests that the absolute of Champaca has a relaxing, euphoric effect on the body, perhaps similar to that of Jasmine or Neroli. Its seductive and beautiful fragrance produces a celestial atmosphere that soothes, relaxes and strengthens the mind after a stressful day. Champaca Absolute Oil is very potent and only a small amount is needed and would be great as a fixative for perfumes.

The Champaca flowers are a beautiful deep orange-yellow, but vary in color according to locality, and growing conditions. In many areas where it thrives, the flowers are used for ornamental purposes and for worship in temples. Champaca blossoms were and still are commonly used to make an attar - regarded as a holy fragrance - by distilling the oil from the flowers directly into a receiver containing Sandalwood Essential Oil. Because the flowers have long been culturally significant in the devotional rituals of India, our supplier sources flowers that are carefully plucked from, and with no damage to established trees in an area where new trees are continually being cultivated. Thus, this absolute represents a step in the right direction for sustainably-sourced fragrance materials.

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Technical Data Sheet

Certificate of Analysis (COA)