How Much does Pure Agarwood Oil Cost? Why is it So Expensive?

How much does agarwood oil or oud oil cost?
About Agarwood Oil: Agarwood oil or Oud oil (in Arabic) is a very rare & expensive oil that originates in parts of South East Asia and North Eastern India. In certain regions, this oil may also be called Aloeswood oil, Eagleswood Ud, Kiara, and Oud...

What is Bakhoor? How to Burn Bakhoor at Home?

Burning Bakhoor Incense/Chips at Home
What is Bakhoor? Bukhoor (Arabic spelling: بخور‎), or Bakhour or Bakhoor is an arabic name given to type of wood chips soaked in perfume oils. When bakhoor is burned in traditional incense burner, its exotic and beautiful aroma spread in environment and make it pleasant. Burning...

Top 5 Attar Perfume Shops in Dubai to Buy Arabian Scents

Must Visit Shops in Dubai UAE to Buy Attar Perfume Scents
Dubai is a large shopping destination for the people who visit or live there. If you are ever in Dubai, you must consider visiting the attar & perfume shops in Dubai as they are quite popular among the tourists and the local people. Dubai As...

Sources & Types of Jasmine Attar & Jasmine Essential Oil

Types of Jasmine Oil
History & Cultural Aspects of Jasmine: Jasmine has a fragrance that is connected to the spiritual, religious and medication aspect of life. Jasmine is a fragrance that is refreshing and lively. For centuries, jasmine flowers have been offered to Gods in Indian culture and used...

What Scents do Hotel Use? Top 5 Fragrances for Luxury boutique hotels

Best Fragrances for Luxury Hotels Lobbies
If you love to travel and you like to indulge in comfortable spots during your visit to different tourist spots, then the luxury boutique hotels are the best for you. Do you have a favourite luxury boutique hotel? We bet that one of the things that...

Rose Oil Distillation Process & Extraction Methods

Rose essential oil has been used by people all around the world for different purposes for many centuries. Even when it was available mostly for the posh community of people, its charm was always alluring for the common man. In the modern world, the rose...

How Long do Attars Last? – Factors that Determine Longevity of Attar

How Long Does Attar Last?
Understanding Attars: Modern synthetic perfumes are alcoholic and chemical-based, that often uses aerosol-based spray dispenser. There are various studies suggest that these perfumes in long term can be hazardous to health and the environment both. Attars are natural eco-friendly alternative of perfumes which are alcohol...

Types of Rose Oils – Sources of Rose to Obtain Essential Oil & Absolutes

Attar of roses (otto) or Rose Essential oil is extracted from rose petals, and used widely in aromatherapy and perfumery. Rose oil is one of the most sought-after perfumery agent in the world, today. There are around 180+ species of Rose and thousands of hybrid rose...

What Your Fragrance Says About You

Know Your Fragrances
Your fragrance of choice is telling. If you think your favorite fragrance is nothing more than a delightful scent you like to surround yourself with, you’re only partially right. Like your favorite food or your favorite pastimes, the fragrance you love says something about...

Indian Oud vs Combodian Oud vs Indonesia Oud – Which is the Best & Why?

Oud Types and Comparison - Indian vs Combodian Oud
In general, fragrance experts differentiate the profile of oud based scents & perfumes based on their origin country, botanical species to which they belong to, age of infection and the part of tree which has been infected that could be stem, body, root, heartwood...