Macaque by Zoologist Eau de Parfum
High upon the mountain, a group of macaques rest and play, the young mentored by exacting elders. Inside a solemn temple in the ancient mossy forest below, a ceremony takes place – a quest for inner peace. Frankincense, oud, and jasmine tea chant in meditative harmony, their light florals and sweet offerings falling into rhythm with sweeping aromas of nature. Observing the macaques’ orderly, hierarchical society we can almost see our own hopes mirrored in their eyes.
The opening notes of Macaque offer a panoramic view of a cedar forest – intensely green and majestic. Gradually, whimsical frankincense and subtle aromas of ylang and jasmine tea begin to unravel. As you settle into the calming scent, you discover elegant traces of white oud, moss and musk, and find yourself reflecting on the tranquility of a soft but vibrant clearing among the trees.
A Woody Aromatic fragrance for women and men, Macaque was launched in 2016. The nose behind this fragrance is Sarah McCartney.
Top notes: Green Apple, Cedar and Blood Mandarin
Heart: Galbanum, Jasmine Tea, Honey, Palisander Rosewood, Ylang-Ylang and Olibanum
Base notes: Cedarmoss, Green Tea, Musk and White Oud