We’ve been reviewed by a veteran soap maker Tina Taylor at Artisan Savon in Western Australia. They have a fairly large following and repute within the soap manufacturing community.

In IFRANA’s documentary “The Story of Fragrances,” experts from the fragrance industry reveal how artistry and passion combine with science and technology to create the world’s most innovative fragrances.

Oud, also known as Agarwood, is the basis of some of the of the most world’s exclusive perfumes. Derived from the resinous bark of a tree that only grows in parts of South East Asia, it is also one of the world’s rarest and most expensive commodities – kilo for kilo more costly than gold. The fragrances it releases have long been of huge cultural significance in the Gulf and the Middle East where they are used as tokens of hospitality and welcome.