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    Default Strawberry / Aldehyde C-16

    Compiled from the Note Identification Project Thread:

    Aldehyde C16 Strawberry. Found this as a less potent, slightly fruity C12. From the four aldehydes I have smelled, C12, 16 and Mandarine all have that dusty, sneezy smell. C14 didn't so I wondered why, until I found out Aldehyde C14 is actually a lactone not an aldehyde! This may explain why I like some fragrances with aldehydes and dislike others - I liked C14.

    Aldehyde C16
    Strawberry, definitely. Pleasantly fruity but high-pitched and waxy. Needs to be sweeter and smoother to smell like real strawberries. Could use creaminess.

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    Default Re: Strawberry / Aldehyde C-16

    Quote Originally Posted by Asha View Post
    Pleasantly fruity but high-pitched and waxy. Needs to be sweeter and smoother to smell like real strawberries. Could use creaminess.
    Don't find this at all to be true personally.

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