Ambrette (Musk) hibiscus abelmoschus

India


$50.00
Ambrette (Musk)  hibiscus abelmoschus
CO2 extracted seeds (aka abelmoschus moschatus).
Ambrette seed oil presents as a thin oil with a Specific Gravity of about 1.0; right through to a thick viscous oil with an SG of about 0.9, depending on the method of extraction. Our ambrette oil is the thin one – easily pourable at room temperature.

Ambrette Seed has sweet and rich, warm, musky, nutty aroma with a exotic touch of floral. Perfumery: It is widely used as a fixative in high quality fragrance formulations to which it imparts a a strong and characteristic musk note. With a much smoother odour than synthetic musk compounds, it delivers a \"roundness\" rarely found in other perfumery materials.

Note: Always dilute before application to the body.

Why is it called \"musk\". It is called so because of its similarity to the real musk, obtained from a bag being behind the navel of the male musk deer. This substance was renowned for its remarkably for its powerful and enduring odour.

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