A sophisticated and modern musky note reminiscent of Ambrette seeds. HELVETOLIDE® also conveys richness and warmth.
Its volatility due to its unique chemical structure adds presence to fragrances top note. Its aura is felt from top to bottom.
HELVETOLIDE® offers excellent volatile pear-like facets and smooth ambrette undertones in all applications. Its unexpected volume and richness propelled HELVETOLIDE® as a cornerstone of perfumery ingredients.
HELVETOLIDE® fixates without suppressing a fragrance, it can skew floral notes and smoothens fruity notes without functional perfumery connotation.
It performs particularly well in liquid applications (alcohol solution, shampoo, body wash) and emulsions. It is one of the few “top note” musks.
Chemical synthesis corresponds to the construction of complex chemical compounds from simpler ones. Our R&D follows the principles of Green chemistry whenever possible.
Did you know ?
From a Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1939 to today, Firmenich has been dedicated to Macrocyclic and Alicyclic Musk for over 90 years. These years of dedication and persistence have resulted in Firmenich becoming the leader in this science and recognized as the House of Musk.