Parfum d'Empire

Wazamba

$180
Fruity | Incense | Piney

This intense, powerful fragrance starts unfolding its mysteries with a soaring note of incense, the main axis of the composition, bolstered by aldehydes. Since ancient times, this noble resin from the land of Sheba has been offered to the gods, who feed on its scent, a sublimation of earthly matter into pure beauty…

Wazamba takes its name from a musical instrument, a type of sistrum used in West African rituals. Just as the deep, full sounds of percussion resonate during African initiation ceremonies, this mystical scent resonates with the intoxicating, resinous notes of myrrh, opoponax and incense.

Wazamba then takes us deep into the heart of the forests where initiates retreat on a journey of self-discovery…

Cypress, highly regarded by the Arabs and thought to be the tree of interior alchemy, weaves its green, earthy notes into the scent. Sandalwood wraps it in creaminess, conjuring India where its smoke is thought to purify the spirit and enhance meditation.

Wazamba's long-lasting sillage blends the liquorice accents of myrrh, the warm fruitiness of fir balsam absolute and the forbidden-fruit note of apple, melting into burnt cistus labdanum.

Top Notes: Cypress, Apple
Heart Notes: Incense, Myrrh, Fir Balsam
Base Notes: Opoponax, Sandalwood

Perfumer: Marc-Antoine Corticchiato

EAU DE PARFUM 50ML

 

 

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