This fragrance YSL appeared on the market in 2009, romantically named Parisienne, which implicates its Paris fragrance antecedents, as well as its edited bottle design. Besides the official notes of Damascus rose, violet, peony, cranberry, patchouli, vetiver, musk and sandalwood, it also contains urban and bold aromas of vinyl and lacquer.
Manifesto is a new women's perfume from Yves Saint Laurent, came out on the market in late August 2012. The perfume is described as spontaneous, free spirited and courageous; a scent full of passion and emotion.
In September of 2014 Yves Saint Laurent launched Black Opium, the new fragrance announced as a rock'n'roll interpretation of the classic that should highlight the dark, mysterious side of the YSL brand. Master perfumers Nathalie Lorson and Marie Salamagne, in collaboration with Olivier Cresp and Honorine Blanc, developed the composition. Notes of coffee, present in large quantities, dominate the scent. Additional accords are pink pepper, orange blossom, jasmine, vanilla, patchouli and cedar.
The perfume is named after Paris, the adored city of Yves Saint Laurent, who created it as a tribute to the Parisiennes who are always elegant, romantic, vivacious, ironic, simple and charming. Paris is a brilliant harmony of roses and violet flowers. This woody-floral starts with bergamot and violet, followed my may rose and iris at its heart, ending with sensational warmth of sandalwood. It was created in 1983. Here you can watch an advertising video for Paris by YSL. The nose behind this fragrance is Sophia Grojsman.
Opium 1977 by Yves Saint Laurent is a Oriental Spicy fragrance for women. Opium 1977 was launched in 1977. Opium 1977 was created by Jean Amic and Jean-Louis Sieuzac. Top notes are coriander, plum, citruses, mandarin orange, pepper, jasmine, cloves, west indian bay and bergamot; middle notes are carnation, sandalwood, patchouli, cinnamon, orris root, peach, lily-of-the-valley and rose; base notes are labdanum, tolu balsam, sandalwood, opoponax, musk, coconut, vanilla, benzoin, vetiver, incense, cedar, myrrh, castoreum and amber.
- Brand: YSL - Yves Saint Laurent
- Fragrance Name: PARISIENNE / MANIFESTO / BLACK OPIUM / PARIS / OPIUM
- Fragrance Type: Eau de Parfum + Eau de Toilette Coffret / Travel Exclusive Miniatures Gift Set for Her
- Gender (Suggested): For Her / Women
- Sizes: 4 x 7.5 ml / 0.25 oz EDPs
- Condition: Brand New Item in Original, SEALED Gift Set Container
- Manufacturing Country: France
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