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    Default Most Outrageous Ingredient You've Ever Encountered

    So, it turns out on closer inspection that "black orris" and "black sandalwood" are real things that exist in the world. But what is the most totally outrageous, over-the-top or clearly fabricated fragrance note / ingredient you've ever seen claimed in a perfume PR blurb or notes pyramid?
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    You mean, besides Blood and Semen, obviously...

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    comme des garçons has some pretty over the top notes, like meteorite and magma in stephen jones for example:
    http://comme-des-garcons-parfum.com/...stephen-jones/

    for outrageous, I'd say oud in many note pyramids.

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    Oriental Carpet Note in Funeral Home by Demeter

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    "A bath in the water" - Ladamo O'Driu
    I think the language barrier got the wording mixed up :')

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    I have always been intrigued by CdG's 'dust on a lightbulb' - must check that one out at some point.

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    Default Re: Most Outrageous Ingredient You've Ever Encountered

    Quote Originally Posted by hednic View Post
    Oriental Carpet Note in Funeral Home by Demeter
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    The Gunpowder note in Amazingreen by Comme des Garcons, hope it's not flammable.lol

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    I always wondered about "metallic notes" like in Blood Concept A
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    The rubber note in a good batch of Bulgari Black is fairly outrageous.

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    Oh, and the Tar in Angel Men, it kinda works...but Tar?

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