"16 Tauri" is based on a powerful woody accord of sandalwood, amber and incense. An olfactory composition where Cardamom, Geranium, Bulgarian lavender and bitter almond are also intertwined. All this creates a bouquet that is both woodland and floral, dense and acidic. A trompe l'oeil walk, an initiatory journey where you first encounter the subtle aromas of a simple garden (verbena, rosemary, sage...) to better surrender to powerful more mystical scents (labdanum, patchouli, incense). As bucolic as it is scholarly, 16 Tauri elegantly plays on the eternal quarrel between the profane and the sacred to prefer the essential: an invitation to vertigo...
Top notes: Mugwort, Cardamom, Nutmeg, Elemi and Cloves
Heart Notes: Citral, cistus, coriander, geranium, Bulgarian lavender, rosemary and sage
Base Notes: Cypriol, Labdanum, Frankincense, Patchouli, Oak Moss and Bitter Almond
Origin: Also called Celéno (or Céladon), 16 Tauri is a star in the open cluster of the Pleiades. It is the 16th star of the Taurus Constellation.