Eau de Parfum
Olfactive Family – Floral / Rose
Perfume Author – Aurélien Guichard
Radical Rose by Matiere Premiere parfums is inspired by an overdose of Rose Absolute
The main ingredient Rose Centifolia Absolute is extracted from roses organically grown in Grasse by Matiere Premiere.
Aurélien Guichard took the approach of using the highest concentration of Rose Centifolia Absolute. Enhance the the facets of the rose with Saffron and Pepper berries Essence from Jamaica. Highlight the dark, woody facets with Patchouli Essence from Indonesia and Labdanum Absolute from Andalusia.
Head Notes – Saffron, Pepper
Heart Notes – Rose Centifolia
Base Notes – Cistus Labdanum, Patchouli
Aurélien Guichard comes from a line of seven generations of perfumers. He perpetuated this family know how by becoming a perfumer at an early age and recently took over a business of rose grower in Grasse.
Each of his Matiere Premiere creations reflects the respect of an oral transmission collected with great attention and tenderness. He consider perfumery as a way of life, where sense of observation, sensitivity to other and generosity are the qualities of the perfumer. His inspiration comes mainly from the exchanges with the people he meets.
Aurélien Guichard is the son of the famed perfumer Jean Guichard who is the director of the Givaudan Perfumery school and an incredibly accomplished master perfumer who grew up in Grasse, where his father grew glowers for the perfume industry. Following in his fathers footsteps he has created some of the most coveted fragrances for the houses of Guerlain, Tom Ford, Narciso Rodriguez, Gucci, Nina Ricci, Comme de Garcons, to name a few