Scent Story: Fresh Water

Posted on February 27, 2012 by aandriot

This dual-natured element is fluid and dynamic, yielding but powerful, capable of both calm and rage. As the ultimate source of life, water is often represented as the prima material; the universal womb. However, as it can nurture, so too does it have the power to destroy. As a symbol of both life and death, water is often used in ceremonies of “rebirth,” where one washes away the old, and emerges as something new.

Fresh Water is classified as a base note in perfumery – basically, the scent lasts a long time.

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