Every Mediterranean country cultivates the mandarin tree, but the best quality of mandarin is produced in Italy. There are several varieties of this fruit – yellow, green and red, each corresponding to a different stage of ripeness.
Mandarin essence is among the citrus notes in the fragrance, adding a fresh and fruity touch.
A symbol of feminine sweetness, jasmine is one of the most-used flowers in perfumery. It's delicate nature makes it a perfume in itself. Jasmine is one of heart note ingredients in Hypnotic Poison.
The white flowers of the vanilla plant produce a fruit that ripens over 8 to 9 months. Its pods are harvested before they are fully ripened, and then undergo a 34 month maturation process. Their perfume develops and vanilla crystals appear, leading the vanilla to reveal soft and spicy accords. It blossoms in the base note of Hypnotic Poison.