Nez éditions, coll. Nez culture, 232 pages, 2020 Forewords by Jean-Claude Ellena and Linda G. Levy (President of the Fragrance Foundation) EAN: 9782491567132 Existe aussi en français : Le Grand Livre du parfum

The team from Nez, the olfactory magazine invites you on a very special journey to explore perfume in all its facets, delving into the heart of a fascinating yet little-known world. This book lifts the curtain on the best kept secrets of perfumery, answering all your questions about the world of smell.

  • How does the sense of smell work?
  • How has perfumery developed over the centuries?
  • Where do perfume ingredients come from?
  • What does a perfumer do?
  • How is a fragrance created, developed, and produced?
  • How is mainstream perfumery shaped by marketing?
  • What is the role of independent perfumery?
  • What happens to a perfume after it is launched?
  • How do I educate my nose and become a knowledgeable perfume lover?