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  1. Re: What makes the top note of patchouli oil?

    Thanks everyone, yeah I've got a lot of this stuff you guys mentioned in my shopping cart at the moment. I have studied gcms of patchouli as well but I was just hoping on some opinions besides just...
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    Re: Magnol

    Oops I got confused with Magnolan which I like a lot. Magnol, yeah isnt too impressive. I havnt found a way to use it.
  3. Re: What makes the top note of patchouli oil?

    Thank you. I suppose my original question was, to be more clear, what compound is found in the top note of patchouli oil that makes it sweet? I know this isn't information that is super well known,...
  4. gamma-bicyclohomofarnesal, where to find this amber note?

    gamma-bicyclohomofarnesal, aka ambrinal once from the Soviet union. Have any of you guys tried this? It sounds very nice, I would love to try some! Superambrox as well btw! I was just reading about...
  5. Re: What makes the top note of patchouli oil?

    I'll try it out, I think Im aiming for something a little sweeter though. Balsalmic, like smelling patchouli straight from the bottle.
  6. What makes the top note of patchouli oil?

    The top note of most patchouli oils is pretty awesome. Sweet and almost chocolatey. But after about 5 minutes it usually changes to a sharp soil type scent that isn't so pleasing. Seems like some...
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    Re: Ck One formula

    Translate this site from russian. I think the formula is in English anyway. https://perfuwoman.livejournal.com/41919.html
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    Re: Recreating Dior Eau Savauge...

    Well the thing is that someone posted more info on it, and then deleted it from that forum. There is some info but some is missing...

    There were some great suggestions but I thought I would make...
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    Recreating Dior Eau Savauge...

    I posted a while ago looking for some help with this recreation, I couldn't decide which one I wanted more the original or the new remake. Someone posted info for the new one and I regret not saving...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    So I have a possibly disappointing ending to the story, I went to the store and bought the "special aged patchouli" and I found out I dont even like the dry down at all! It really smells like some...
  11. Re: Constituents of CP's Ambergris Accord

    She never responded to me haha. I think maybe it has caramel furanone...
  12. Re: Carnation / Dianthus / Pinks / Sweet William

    I got some carnation absolute 3% from creating perfume.com, and it smells like rotten pumpkins haha. I dont notice much spice and there is hardly any floral note. I think maybe some of the flowers...
  13. Re: Muguet ACs Closest to Lily of the Valley Scent

    Nice! Yeah It's a beautiful and delicate scent. I found a variety when in the mountains one time. It's a masterpiece of God for sure! Beautifully balanced, floral, light and sweet but not too much.
  14. Re: Structural Chemistry of Diffusion & Tenacity Combination?

    I get what your saying, it does make sense. By solubility I guess I was referring to the ease at which the molecule "dissolves" into the air.

    It's also very interesting that aldehydes can help...
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    Re: Aged Myrrh (5 years) on scent strip

    Does your aged myrrh still have the, as my wife says, burnt cables smell? Haha, kinda like rubber? I suppose that's what people refer to when calling it a medicinal smell. I love myrrh but ever since...
  16. Re: Constituents of CP's Ambergris Accord

    Thanks, I'd like to compare to some of your other charts. Can I find them online?

    I just sent Susan and email, I'm curious to see what she says.
  17. Re: Muguet ACs Closest to Lily of the Valley Scent

    Thanks, yeah I've seen this. I'm reluctant to try it. It seems like it would be a perfumy, muguet note but not an actual close representation of the smell of lily of the valley. Can anyone reveiw...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    Interesting, sounds cool I'd like to hear about that experiment!



    Haha yeah that's just how it is! Man I remember some of my first extracts, what a mess hahaha! It's hard to do it cleanly...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    I'm gonna have to do another test of some patchouli left out to oxidize. I agree, I think this might do the job. What your describing sounds like what I smelled. I should just go and buy some haha, I...
  20. Re: Natural organic fruit flavors in perfume-making?

    I know this post is a few years old haha, but I thought I would add in my two cents on dissolving hard to dissolve items. And I would also love to hear more on some natural fruity materials!

    I...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    You guys have added some interesting additions! That's unfortunate that the plants didnt turn out smelling like patchouli haha! Yeah that would of been cool! That's interesting how they need to be...
  22. Re: Ambroxan, nice. Cetalox, nice. Fixateur, nice. Ambergris Oliffac... wtf?

    I just got in the ambergris t ollifac from CP.com, it's great I really like it. It does kinda have a fixateur 505 scent, maybe a very small amount of ambrinol and some other oceanic type scent. Its...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    Yeah especially with citrus oils or other light sensitive ones, its recommended to add vitamin e as an antioxidant or also molecules that absorb uv light.

    I've never really heard of oxidation...
  24. Re: Constituents of CP's Ambergris Accord

    Yeah I was thinking about it, I might as well give it a try right? Let's see what she says
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    I'm talking about the Palo Santo oil, I haven't tested the patchouli, I got it in the mail two weeks after starting the experiment. According to Ananda apothecary, the patchouli alcohol is supposed...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    I made sure to wait until it cooled to room temp. I didnt check for longevity, I'll try that next time I think. I let two others try it and they agreed that the smells were different, and my wife...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    I made sure to wait until it cools to room temp. I'll shake it next time just to be sure. I didnt check for longevity, I'll try that next month I think. I let two others try it and they agreed that...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    My experiment is going well, the Palo Santo oil has been aging about two weeks and the smell does seem to be aging well. Already there is a noticeable difference. It seems slightly sweeter and less...
  29. Re: Constituents of CP's Ambergris Accord

    Yes I believe so, I was hoping maybe somebody has smelled it and could point out what that really sweet scent is.
  30. Constituents of CP's Ambergris Accord

    Has anyone got an idea of what is in creatingperfume.com's Ambergris Accord? It's pretty awesome in my opinion and unlike anything I've experienced elsewhere. It is extreamely sweet and penetrating,...
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    Re: Distiller

    You just need to buy some aroma chemicals, essential oils etc. Get some perfumers alcohol. I use glass pipettes and just wash/squirt/rinse it with denatured alcohol after every use. Research some...
  32. Muguet ACs Closest to Lily of the Valley Scent

    I got a fragrance oil from Piping Rock and its pretty amazing, it smells exactly like a lily of the valley flower! Im wondering if you guys have any ideas of what they use? Or have you come across...
  33. Re: A lily scent - NOT lily of the valley?

    In the book Diary of a Nose, there is a simple accord listed for lily. Phenyl ethyl alcohol, benzyl salicylate and schiffs base (methyl anthranilate schiffs base?) It does smell pretty similar.
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    Re: Mimicking allyl amyl glycolate?

    Well I'd love to hear your suggestions either way! Sounds interesting, AAG is a unique scent.
  35. Re: Difference between Ambroxan, Ambrox Super, Cetalox and Ambroxide?

    Check out this post on them, they are asking the same thing we are. It seems like we're both kinda right. http://www.basenotes.net/threads/433729-Ambrox-Super-What-do-we-know-about-it

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  36. Re: Difference between Ambroxan, Ambrox Super, Cetalox and Ambroxide?

    No I'm not haha
  37. Re: Difference between Ambroxan, Ambrox Super, Cetalox and Ambroxide?

    According to creatingperfume.com, ambrox super has this cas number: 3738-00-9. This is the same cas number as ambroxan, they should be the same molecule for the most part.
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Light?

    I just found a decent validation of what I'm talking about, but looks like heat is the better option. It's not a direct mention, but the general idea is very similar.

    In the perfume industry, It...
  39. Re: MATURING OF ESSENTIAL OIL and SDA 40B

    I just made a forum talking about something similar, maybe check it out! http://www.basenotes.net/threads/459778-Maturing-Essential-Oils-With-Light
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Light?

    Here is a comparison with their "aged" patchouli above and the regular dark patchouli below. Notice how there are "unknown epoxide sesquiterpines" in the aged, it also suggests some type of...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Light?

    Yes I know it seems counter intuitive, but whatever their doing, it works and really there are only a few methods they could be using. Here are their test results, yes it does degrade and destroy...
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    Re: Maturing Essential Oils With Light?

    I should of clarified, I'm pretty sure the idea is to cause these processes to speed up, but while overall maintaining the integrity of the oil. Olive oil and citrus oils are quite extreme cases...
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    Maturing Essential Oils With Heat

    So I went into an aromatherapy shop today, called Ananda Apothecary. They told me how they have a "proprietary aging process", which they use on oils like sandalwood, patchouli, cedarwood etc. I read...
  44. Re: Ambroxan, nice. Cetalox, nice. Fixateur, nice. Ambergris Oliffac... wtf?

    Does anyone know what percentage of ambrinol is found in real ambergris? I have been looking online and cant find any clear references for the exact composition. One place said it has ambrein 25-40%...
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    Re: allyl amyl glycolate

    My wife and I liked it a lot, I just got some in the mail, it is diluted at 50%. From creating perfume. On a blotter I noticed this, which I just posted somewhere else... " It's a unique smell and...
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    Re: Mimicking allyl amyl glycolate?

    I have the AAG now and yes I agree, it's a vital component. It's a unique smell and not nasty as I have heard some say. It almost has a spicy pepper aspect, its fresh, a little toned down pineapple...
  47. Re: Structural Chemistry of Diffusion & Tenacity Combination?

    These are some good points too. I would be very interested to see if there are specific structures that have high "solubility" in nitrogen gas/air.

    Also it seems that an aromatic ring could...
  48. Re: Difference between Ambroxan, Ambrox Super, Cetalox and Ambroxide?

    I thought ambroxide wasnt so expensive compared to some others but idk. I think it was synthesized a while ago so it's not patented or anything. Some of the others are more expensive because they...
  49. Re: Difference between Ambroxan, Ambrox Super, Cetalox and Ambroxide?

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  50. Re: Difference between Ambroxan, Ambrox Super, Cetalox and Ambroxide?

    From what I can see ambroxide is the general name f the chemical. Ambrox and ambroxan are trade names from two different company's but of the same chemical. They probably smell very similar but...
  51. Structural Chemistry of Diffusion & Tenacity Combination?

    It seems to me that the basenotes forums are missing a topic, for people like me who are interested in the literal chemistry of fragrance. I'm sure it will be added eventually. I decided to add the...
  52. Re: Recreating Dior Eau Savauge, any starting ideas? (Or Bleu de Chanel)

    Thanks friends, wow basenotes you never cease to amaze me!
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    Re: Woods - Norlimbanol / Timberol

    To me norlimbanol smells extremely similar to Cashmeran. Along with amber extreme, they are all nearly identical, if you know one of these, you'll know the scent or norlimb. I was excited to get a...
  54. Recreating Dior Eau Savauge, any starting ideas? (Or Bleu de Chanel)

    Any ideas? Ive only heard two specific things about this formula. Supposedly it has no musks and it has 30% hedione (in the concentrate I'm guessing.)

    I have no idea where people are getting this...
  55. Re: USA Selling my surplus perfume supplies for DIYers

    I've still got most of the supplies. Let me know if your interested!
  56. Re: GC/MS Spectroscopy EO Test for me?

    Thanks for sharing, I'm gonna check them out. I was wondering where I could get a good saffron absolute. They seem trustable, and reasonably priced. I'll do some more research sometime soon.
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    Re: Help me with using Musks?

    Thanks for the comments everyone! I have been doing quite a study on musks since I first posted, what very interesting materials! And with a whole history and evolution behind them! I put a whole...
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    Re: Mimicking allyl amyl glycolate?

    Thanks, yeah I went ahead and got the AAG. It's interesting, I heard one person classify it as a musk too. The tin can note doesn't sound too attractive for me, but I'm excited to see what it's like....
  59. Re: GC/MS Spectroscopy EO Test for me?

    I've found Plant Guru on ebay, they seem pretty legit and quite cheap. They do provide gc/ms for most products.

    Also I came across a place in Canada called phytochemia, they offered to do me a...
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    Re: Mimicking allyl amyl glycolate?

    Thanks, Ok so it's mainly just a pineapple scent? Allyl Caproate is the original pineapple, that's why I'm thinking it will work well for me (I'm about to pick up another bunch of supplies and I'm...
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    Mimicking allyl amyl glycolate?

    I'm wondering if allyl amyl glycolate is necessart for me to buy to recreate a creed aventus. I have not yet smelled aventus or the AAG. But I do have allyl caproate and fresh galbanum, also a...
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    Re: Cashmeran analogs? Know if any?

    Yeah those comparisons are awesome right!? I found them, but it's not easy to search, anyone know how to search specifically that section on the site?

    Check out the raw materials section of...
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    Re: Cashmeran analogs? Know if any?

    So I've ended up liking Cashmeran more haha, after much examination. It is very crisp and fresh compared to similar scents I now have. Although I dont think the name represents it well, it is not a...
  64. Re: GC/MS Spectroscopy EO Test for me?

    Thanks for sharing, I just contacted them and asked if they would make an exception. I'm trying to expose a company called Sweeders on ebay, they have cheap and highly convincing oils, but I'm very...
  65. GC/MS Spectroscopy EO Test for me?

    I'm trying to validate the authenticity of a 1-4 essential oils. Is there anyone one here that has a machine and could do a run for a friend? Or do you guys have any suggestions of somewhere that...
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    Re: Mandrake as a Perfume Note?

    I also read that it smells like a strong red apple? On second thought I dont think I will add this to my collection, I kinda think its referring to a different plant, but who knows.

    The mandrake...
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    Re: Mandrake as a Perfume Note?

    According to this website, it seems likely that this plant translated as mandrake might be lost to time, it doesn't seem likely that this is really a reference to mandrake in the Bible.

    I'm pretty...
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    Re: Mandrake as a Perfume Note?

    I think it is the fruits or flowers that are referenced as having a scent. I might grow some simply for knowing the scent and or making a tincture! I quite exited to add it to my collection of...
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    Re: Help on using Musks

    Haha yeah I was quite disappointed to find out I am slightly anosmic to Grisalva too. I have noticed the more you smell it that it is more noticable. It's a pretty nice smell, kinda tobacco-y, sweet...
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    Re: Help on using Musks

    So just to clarify, you use it 1-3% in the fragrance concentrate?

    Could you give any specifics on what you have noticed in your creations? Have you tried any specific tests on diffusivness,...
  71. Re: Sandalwood EO? Let me send an expert a sample in the US

    I found out it was fake haha, but a very good one I would say. I put it in water and saw a very strange physical and even chemical reaction as the oil dispersed rapidly and even released some form of...
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    Help me with using Musks?

    I'm looking for some advice on using musk. It's not a scent that I care for so much but apparently it can be useful for diffusion and "bloom" (vibrancy?)

    Any advice or comments you could give me...
  73. Re: Sandalwood EO? Let me send an expert a sample in the US

    I found out there's actually a well known perfumer in my town. I think I'll drop by her store. I thought I was a lone ranger in these parts, apparently not!
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    Re: Manuka oil as perfume ingredient

    I've heard of people adding straight honey to their fragrances. I think it should work alright, why not just try it?
  75. Re: White Oud Formula? Help very appreciated!

    Thanks, sounds like a good idea. Ill order some sometime soon
  76. Re: White Oud Formula? Help very appreciated!

    I have Amber Xtreme, maybe I can replace with that. I hear they're similar?
  77. Re: Minimizing odor in a home hobbyist lab

    I agree, dilute your materials and store your concentrates if possible. And yeah just extremely careful to not spill! Do your items have drips on the outside? You may need to wash/scrub with acetone...
  78. Re: Sandalwood EO? Let me send an expert a sample in the US

    Hahaha, be careful I might send you spam perfumes. My Civet Supreme formulas!
  79. Re: White Oud Formula? Help very appreciated!

    I have a civet replacement and also Shangralide, maybe these can be of use? I've always kind stayed away from them, the OOB smell is a little off putting for sure haha. I guess I should explore a...
  80. White Oud Formula? Help very appreciated!

    I tried some white oud from a random Arabian guy on the street haha, and it was amazing! But my biggest mistake I didn't ask him where it was from! :/ Im guessing it was synthetic from what I've read...
  81. Sandalwood EO? Let me send an expert a sample in the US

    I just ordered some sandalwood EO from ebay, I wasn't expecting much, maybe some australian or something. But when I smelled it, wow it smelled so real. Like some of the ACs I have (javanol...
  82. Mustardy Oud and Real Sandalwood for cheap?

    So I just got some "oud" from ebay, a place I've ordered before and seems to have legit and cheap essential oils. I know everyone will recommend to not buy oud from ebay, and I would agree but the...
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    Re: How to Rose stem accord?

    Great I’ll check it out!
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    Re: Aged Myrrh (5 years) on scent strip

    Thanks for sharing, I use myrrh too and love the scent in resin or oil! Any advice on the tincture? Mine always changes the smell to a quite fecal animalic and medicinal one , which really doesn’t...
  85. Re: How Can I make a deep blueberry accord?

    So I guess I should clarify my original intention also. My wife showed me a perfume that had a nice blueberry/blackberry type smell. She said she likes it and wanted me to make one like it. I should...
  86. Re: How Can I make a deep blueberry accord?

    Thanks so much everyone you’ve left me a lot to work with!!! I appreciate your time!
    Yeah I’ll have to order some more ACs for sure... I’ll be studying what you’ve left here..
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    Re: Creating Rose Stem Accord

    Thanks everyone, I have stemone also. I might try messing around with that. I don’t know, smelling these ACs at full concentration really turns me off of them hahaha. I need to try in dilution
  88. Re: Making Shangralide less animalic...

    Hmm interesting thanks everyone, yeah that’s a good idea to dilute with Galaxolide. Do you guys have any accords that you would reccomend I make with it? I’ve heard it goes well with florals,...
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    Re: Cashmeran analogs? Know if any?

    Wow thanks for the response guys you exceeded my expectations! pkiler, where did you get that image? Id love to find more like that, to compare different compounds! I started perfumery about six...
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    Cashmeran analogs? Know if any?

    I like cashmeran but it's a little bit strong, I'm wondering if there are any closely related materials that have slightly different properties. It's a great material but can we de better?
  91. USA Selling my surplus perfume supplies for DIYers

    I have a bunch of extra stuff I dont need, buyers would be appreciated! I live in Colorado, USA just for your closest shipping info. You can contact me at nolang@dr.com and we can PayPal at the same...
  92. Making Shangralide less animalic...

    I want to use the 1/2 oz of shangralide that I got, but I realized that I don't exactly like the a nimalic aspect haha. My company is called Aromas Del Cielo (heaven) and the smell isn't exactly...
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    How to Rose stem accord?

    Any ideas how to best create a fresh, green rose stem accord? Im guessing coumarin, c-6 hexanal? Any other good suggestions?
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    Re: Creating Rose Stem Accord

    Thanks!
  95. How Can I make a deep blueberry accord?

    I want to make a blueberry note that's deep, not light and fruity or too sweet. Any ideas?
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    Creating Rose Stem Accord

    Any ideas how to best create a fresh, green rose stem accord? Im guessing coumarin, c-6 hexanal? Any other good suggestions?
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