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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Balahe by Leonard c1983

Balahé by Leonard was launched in 1983. Created by Daniel Moliere from Givaudan perfumers.


Fragrance Composition:


So what does it smell like? It is classified as a spicy floral oriental fragrance for women. It begins with an aldehydic, fruity top, followed by an exotic floral heart, resting on a sweet, balsamic, powdery base.
  • Top notes: aldehydes, pineapple, coriander, plum, mandarin orange, clary sage, anise and bergamot
  • Middle notes: tuberose, iris concrete, orchid, orris root, jasmine, ylang-ylang, garden rose and orange blossom
  • Base notes: sandalwood, opoponax, musk, civet, vanilla bean infusion, amber and vetiver

 



Bottle:


The bottle is black glass, and shaped like a pebble, it is sculpted with a mountain peak and tied with a red silk cord. Balahé parfum came in three sizes— 1/4 ounce, 1/2 ounce and 1 ounce. It was also available in three sizes of eau de toilette strength.

  • 0.25 oz Parfum
  • 0.5 oz Parfum
  • 1 oz Parfum
  • 1 oz Eau de Toilette
  • 1.7 oz Eau de Toilette
  • 3.3 oz Eau de Toilette
  • 6.7 oz Eau de Toilette


Fate of the Fragrance:


Balahe was discontinued around 1993 so it is no longer being produced but you can still find old bottles online.  


In 1996, Miss Balahe was introduced.
  • Top notes: orange blossom, bergamot, freesia, lily of the valley, cyclamen
  • Middle notes: tuberose, jasmine, rose, syringa
  • Base notes: musk, vanilla, amber, heliotrope

In 2015, Eau de Balahe was released as a light fruity floral fragrance for women.
  •  Top notes: tiare, raspberry
  • Middle notes: jasmine 
  • Base notes: vanilla




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