CISTE ABS

925094
BOTANICAL Cistus ladaniferus
Olfactive family
Ambery
Balsamic
Product type
Naturals
Technology
Absolute
Olfactive description

Ambery, warm, leathery, balsamic.

The Cistus family is ambery, woody, light and fruity.
Absolutes profiles offer hints of floral notes on top and deep warm, long-lasting dry-down notes.

Although Spain is the main sourcing country, Morocco is a very close alternative in terms of profile.

Perfumery usage

Cistus is a key compound in chypre, oriental and spicy notes.

Process

A primary extraction with volatile solvent on fresh or dry biomass yields to a Concrete or Resinoid.
The Absolute is obtained via a second purification step in the process.

Did you know ?

Extracted part: stems and leaves.

Sourcing countries

Morocco