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Thursday, March 5, 2015

Le Feu d'Issey Light by Issey Miyake c2000

 Le Feu d'Issey Light by Issey Miyake: launched in 2000. Created by Jacques Cavallier.





Household & Personal Products Industry, 2000:

"Issey Miyake's latest scent is being billed as a fresh floral containing top notes rose essence and bergamot and middle notes of gardenia. The scent, Le Feu d'Issey Light, is markedly different from the designer's introduction of a few years ago, L'Eau d'Issey, a green floral.  
L'Feu D'Issey Light complements L'Feu D'Issey in Issey Miyake's interpretation of fire. L'Feu D'Issey is the strong and intense side of fire that symbolizes passion, warmth and energy; L'Feu D'Issey Light is the sparkling and luminous side of fire embodied in its spark, according the Ms. Nicolas, of Beauty Prestige International, the manufacturer of Issey Miyake's fragrances.  
Light is a sensuous, floral fragrance with top notes of rose and bergamot, middle notes of gardenia and base notes of milky amber and Gaiac wood. "Recent trends are turning around," said Ms. Nicolas. "Before, women were looking for fresh, light fragrances. Now they are looking for more sensual fragrances, such as monoflorals." 

So what does it smell like? It is classified as a floral woody musk fragrance for women.

  • Top notes: rose, anise, mahogany, coconut, and bergamot
  • Middle notes: gardenia, rose, hortensia, caramel, milk, and jasmine
  • Base notes: white amber, cedar, vanilla, musk, sandalwood, and Gaiac wood

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