Papyrus, a form of thick paper used as a writing surface in ancient times. First used in ancient Egypt, the papyrus plant grew abundantly in and around the Nile. Possesses a woody fragrance profile with earthy and spicy aspects.
The Orchid family (Orchidaceae) includes around 28,000 species of all shapes, colours and aromas. Some orchids are highly fragrant, many however (some 25%) are odourless. Those with fragrance emit a widely varied spectrum of nuances. Everything from coconut and raspberry to jasmine and cinnamon, not to mention some species with…
Indole (adjective indolic) is a chemical compound synthesized but also occuring naturally in floral notes like jasmine and tuberose. which smells floral at low concentrations, fecal at high concentrations. A very common perfumery term, indoles usually impart a narcotic (strong floral), ripe or animalic character. As an aside indoles also…
Oo La Lab is a craft fragrance lab where perfume ingredients are stored in small batches and hand-poured to order.
Use the Oo Fragrance Table to select ingredients and build up your own fragrance formula, or work with an Oo La Mixologist to design one.
1000's of unique olfactory combinations can be crafted.
Oo La Lab hosts sensorial workshop sessions under the title ‘Chemistry of Oo’.