Parfums de Marly - Oajan
Released in 2013, OAJAN was created by perfumer Shyamala Maisondieu for Parfums De Marly. Oajan is a village on Iran's border where the famous Arabian horse breed originated.
WHEN TO WEAR : Perfect for Spring, Fall & Winter. However can be used in cold summer nights too.
WHERE TO WEAR : Ocassions, Events & Dates.
FOR : Unisex but leans a bit towards Masculine.
SCENT PROFILE : Oriental, Gourmand & Spicy.
PORTRAYS THE WEARER AS : Opulent, Classy & Elegant.
LONGEVITY : Stays on skin for 9-10+ hours.
PROJECTION : Creates a scent bubble of around 1 meters and sustains that for about 4+ hours.
Oajan opens up with an amalgamation of sweet Honey, floral-fruity Osmanthus & spicy Cinnamon. Within 30 minutes, the Middle notes get activated comprising of a woody-sweet Ambroxan, heavenly combination of Benzoin & Labdanum along with a touch of bitterness from Artemisia. The dry down, which is noticeable after 2-3 hours of application, consists of sweet Tonka Bean & Vanilla, earthy Patchouli & subtle Musk accords.
Parfums De Marly Oajan is the culmination of everything good about Gourmand & Oriental fragrances. It is sweet, resinuous and is a must have in everyone's arsenal. The quality of ingredients used commands a high price, therefore we would strongly suggest to Sample or Decant first to really understand how this works for you.
TOP NOTES : Cinnamon, Honey & Osmanthus.
MIDDLE NOTES : Benzoin, Ambergris, Labdanum & Artemisia.
BOTTOM NOTES : Tonka Bean, Vanilla, Patchouli & Musk.
You can purchase a sample of this fragrance here