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    • Perfumer

    • A perfumer is a term used for an expert on creating perfume compositions, sometimes referred to affectionately as a Nose (French: le nez) due to their fine sense of smell and skill in producing olfactory compositions. The perfumer is effectively an artist who is trained in depth on the concepts of fragrance aesthetics ... Read »


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    • Mandy Aftel

    • Mandy Aftel (born 1948) is an American perfumer. She is the owner and nose behind the natural perfume line Aftelier as well as the author of nine books, including four books on natural perfume and a cookbook on essential oils. Mandy Aftel was born in Detroit and attended the University of Michigan, where she studi ... Read »


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    • Henri Alméras


    • Angela Flanders

    • Angela Margaret Flanders (4 December 1927 – 27 April 2016) was a British perfumer. Angela Margaret Flanders was born on 4 December 1927 in Buxton, Derbyshire. In 1985, Flanders opened her first shop, in Bethnal Green's Columbia Road Flower Market. In 2012 her scent, Precious One, created for her daughter Kate ( ... Read »


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    • Nicolas de Barry

    • Nicolas de Barry is a French perfumer. Born in 1948 (Paris, France), Nicolas de Barry studied both sociology and politics (PhD Sorbonne University, Paris). Before devoting himself to perfumery, he has published books in french under the name Nicolas Martin : La Prusse rouge (Presses de la Cité, 1973), La Médi ... Read »


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    • Ernest Beaux

    • Ernest Beaux (8 December 1881 – 9 June 1961) was a Russian and French perfumer who is best known for creating Chanel No. 5, which is perhaps the world's most famous perfume. Born in Moscow, Ernest Beaux was the son of Edouard Hyppolite Beaux (1835–1899) and Augustine Wilgemina Misfeld (1843–1906), s ... Read »


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    • Calice Becker

    • Calice Becker is a French master perfumer who worked for Roure Bertrand Dupont, By Kilian, Givaudan, Quest International. She is currently working for Givaudan in New York City. ... Read »


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    • John Blocki

    • John Blocki

      John Blocki (15 June 1845 – 7 May 1934) was one of America's pioneer perfumers. His perfumes and cosmetics were widely sold and his unique presentation earned him a U.S. patent for perfumery packaging. He was well-known in the trade for his leadership and commitment to the advancement of the American perfume indus ... Read »


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    • Jean Carles

    • Jean Carles (1892–1966) was a French perfumer who worked in Roure (now part of Givaudan) in the early 20th century. He was the founder of the Roure Perfumery School and served as its first director in 1946. Jean Carles was also the mentor of many great perfumers including Monique Schlienger and Jacques Polge. De ... Read »


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    • Jacques Cavallier

    • Jacques Cavallier-Belletrud (born 24 January 1962) is a French perfumer formerly with the Swiss fragrance and flavor company Firmenich, who currently works for Louis Vuitton of the LVMH Luxury Group. He has created or collaborated in the creation of over 80 fragrances and perfumes for fashion house brands such as Parf ... Read »


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    • Germaine Cellier

    • Germaine Cellier (1909–1976) was a French master perfumer. She was known for creating bold, pioneering fragrances such as Fracas and Bandit. Cellier was also one of the first prominent female perfumers, at a time when the industry was dominated by men. Cellier was born in Bordeaux, France in 1909. In 1930, sh ... Read »


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    • Mary Chess

    • Mary Chess was a perfumer who made fragrances using all natural ingredients. Her company, the eponymous Mary Chess, was owned by Henri Garceau. Grace Mary Chess was born in Louisville, Kentucky, the daughter of William E. Chess, who owned a local cordage mill. In 1907 she married Avery Robinson, also from Louisville a ... Read »


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    • François Coty


    • Roja Dove

    • Roja Dove (born Roger Dove, 25 September 1956) is a British perfumer whose fragrances are sold at luxury department stores worldwide, including Harrods, Bergdorf's Goodman and The Dubai Mall. Born and raised in Sussex, South East England, his career in perfumery began in 1981 when he joined the French perfume house Gue ... Read »


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    • Stephen Dowthwaite

    • Stephen Dowthwaite

      Stephen V. Dowthwaite (born 1956) is an English perfumer, perfumery educator, programmer and writer. He is the founder of PerfumersWorld (PerfumersWorld Ltd. Partnership). He is known for developing The ABC’s of Perfumery, a comprehensive system of odour classification and perfume creation and a training course in ... Read »


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    • Bertrand Duchaufour

    • Bertrand Duchaufour (French pronunciation: ​[bɛʁ.tʁɑ̃ dy.ʃo.fuːʁ]) is a French perfumer. Bertrand Duchafour trained at the Lautier Florasynth group in Grasse while also working at Florasynth Paris and Créations Aromatiques (the two companies merged in 1997). From 2008, he has bee ... Read »


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    • José Eisenberg


    • Jean-Claude Ellena

    • Jean-Claude Ellena (born 1947, Grasse, France) is a retired French perfumer and writer. At an early age, Ellena picked jasmine with his grandmother in Grasse to sell to perfumers. Beginning with menial jobs, he became an apprentice at the factory of the essential oils maker Antoine Chiris in Grasse at the age 16 w ... Read »


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    • Johann Maria Farina

    • Giovanni Maria Farina (born 8 December 1685, Santa Maria Maggiore; Germanized name: Johann Maria Farina, Francized: Jean Marie Farina) was an Italian-born perfumier from Germany who created the first Eau de Cologne. Farina settled in Cologne, Germany, in the year 1709 where he founded Johann Maria Farina gegenü ... Read »


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    • André Fraysse


    • Olivia Giacobetti

    • Olivia Giacobetti is a French perfumer, currently creative director at Parfum Lubin. She started her own Iskia company in 1990. ... Read »


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    • Azzi Glasser

    • Azzi Glasser (born January 1970) is a British perfume designer. Glasser was born in North London and spent her early years in India. She launched her career in perfumery when she joined CPL Aromas in 1991 from there branching out to form her own companies, Agent Provocateur Parfum Ltd in 1999 INA Crystals in 2007, Fami ... Read »


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    • Sophia Grojsman

    • Sophia Grojsman (born 8 March 1945 in Lubcha, Belarus) is a Belarus-born American perfumer. Many of the perfumes created by her are based on the scent of rose. Grojsman is a Vice President of International Flavors and Fragrances, a perfume and scent company whose annual sales exceed two billion dollars (USD). Soph ... Read »


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    • Jacques Guerlain

    • Jacques Guerlain

      Jacques Edouard Guerlain (French pronunciation: ​[ʒak ɡɛʁlɛ̃]; 7 October 1874 – 2 May 1963) was a French perfumer, the third and most famous of the Guerlain family. One of the most prolific and influential perfumers of the 20th century, over eighty of Guerlain’s perfumes remain known ... Read »


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    • Timothy Han

    • Timothy Han is the London-based Canadian founder of Edition Perfumes. He was educated at l'Ecole Supérieure des Arts et techniques de la Mode in Paris and the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London. Han was formerly an assistant to John Galliano. Han is known for championing what he refers to as ... Read »


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    • Lyn Harris

    • Lyn Harris is a British independent perfumer who created the fragrance lines Miller Harris and Perfumer H. Harris grew up in Yorkshire and Scotland. She trained in perfumery with Monique Schlienger in Paris and then worked with Robertet in Grasse. In 2000, Harris created the Miller Harris perfume and candle line with ... Read »


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    • Lisa Hoffman

    • Lisa Hoffman

      Lisa Jo Hoffman (née Gottsegen; born September 1, 1954) is an American businesswoman. She is the founder and president of Lisa Hoffman Beauty. Hoffman was born in Los Angeles, California, to William Lawrence Gottsegen, and Marcia Francis Gottsegen (née Salter). She graduated from University of Colorado at Bo ... Read »


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    • Jean-François Houbigant


    • Karyn Khoury

    • Karyn Khoury is an American perfumer. She is Senior Vice President of Fragrance Development Worldwide for The Estée Lauder Companies. In 2012, Khoury was honored as one of the most influential fragrance developers of our time at the Visionaries Gala and Awards Ceremony by the Museum of Arts and Design in New York al ... Read »


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    • Jean Kerléo


    • Francis Kurkdjian

    • Francis Kurkdjian (born in Paris on May 14, 1969) is a French contemporary perfumer and businessman. and winner of the Prix François Coty in 2001 for his lifetime achievements. He was made famous at age 26 for designing the scent of Le Male for Jean Paul Gaultier, one of the world best selling perfumes. This was fol ... Read »


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    • Christophe Laudamiel

    • Master Perfumer, DreamAir Christophe Laudamiel (born 1969, Clermont-Ferrand, France) is a French perfumer. He is President and Master Perfumer of DreamAir in New York City where he currently resides. He is a founder and President of the non-profit Academy of Perfumery and Aromatics. After winning the French Natio ... Read »


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    • Ruth Mastenbroek

    • Ruth Mastenbroek is British perfumer who launched an eponymous range of fragrances in 2010. Mastenbroek grew up in England and the United States, studied Chemistry at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford University. She trained classically as a perfumer in Grasse, France, before joining Quest (now part of Givaudan) in England, ... Read »


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    • Georges V. Matchabelli

    • Georges V. Matchabelli

      Prince Georges Vasili Matchabelli (Georgian: გიორგი მაჩაბელი) (July 23, 1885 – March 31, 1935) was an American perfumer. A Georgian nobleman and diplomat, he immigrated to the United States after the 1921 Soviet invasion of Georgia. Matchab ... Read »


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    • Annick Ménardo


    • Wilhelm Mülhens


    • Patricia de Nicolaï


    • Antoinette Nording

    • Antoinette Wilhelmina Nording (1814-1887), was a Swedish entrepreneur. She founded the famous perfume company Antoinette W Nording, for a time the biggest perfume company in Sweden, in 1847. She can be regarded as the first female perfumer in Sweden, and as a female pioneer. Antoinette Nording was born to a spice merc ... Read »


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    • Paul Parquet

    • Paul Parquet (1856–1916) was a French perfumer and joint owner of Houbigant. Called the "greatest perfumer of his time" by Ernest Beaux, he is widely regarded as the founder of modern perfumery for having pioneered the use of synthetics in works such as Fougère Royale. His bestselling perfume, Le Parfum Idéa ... Read »


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    • Piesse and Lubin

    • Piesse and Lubin was a luxury perfumery established in 1855 at Number 2, New Bond Street in London. It was co-owned by G.W. Septimus Piesse, the designer of the now-universal system of 'notes' used to identify the complexity of fragrances. Piesse published the book The Art of Perfumery in 1857. Recognized for its histo ... Read »


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    • Jacques Polge

    • Jacques Polge is a French perfumer, best known for his role as Head Perfumer at Les Parfums Chanel from 1978 to 2015. Jacques Polge grew up near Avignon, France, where he says he was inspired as a child by the scent of air in the surroundings of Grasse, which was redolent with the scent of jasmine. After university, J ... Read »


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    • Laurice Rahmé


    • Henri Robert

    • Henri Robert (1899 – 1987) is a French perfumer and chemist, he is best known for his role as Chief Perfumer at Les Parfums Chanel from 1953–1978. Robert was born in the French town of Grasse. His father Joseph Robert was the Chief Perfumer at Etabs. Chiris. Joseph Robert was also a notable perfumer, he gave ... Read »


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    • Maurice Roucel

    • Maurice Roucel is a contemporary perfumer who has worked at companies IFF, Quest, Dragoco and presently Symrise. Roucel began his career in perfumery on February 19, 1973 while working as the head chromatography chemist at Chanel for 6 years. He commenced his apprenticeship under Henri Robert, Chanel's house perfumer a ... Read »


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    • Edmond Roudnitska

    • Edmond Roudnitska

      Edmond Roudnitska (1905–1996) was a French master perfumer and author. He is known for creating perfumes such as Dior's Eau Sauvage and Diorissimo, and Rochas's Femme. Many of his creations are still in production today. He was the father of perfumer Michel Roudnitska. In 1926, he started his training in perfumer ... Read »


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    • Helena Rubinstein

    • Helena Rubinstein

      Helena Rubinstein (born Chaja Rubinstein, December 25, 1872 – April 1, 1965) was a Polish American businesswoman, art collector, and philanthropist. A cosmetics entrepreneur, she was the founder and eponym of Helena Rubinstein Incorporated cosmetics company, which made her one of the world's richest women. Ru ... Read »


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    • Christopher Sheldrake

    • Christopher Sheldrake is a perfumer. He has created perfumes for Shiseido, Serge Lutens, Rochas, Avon and SpaceNK. ... Read »


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    • Isaac Sinclair

    • Isaac Sinclair (born c. 1980) is a perfumer from Auckland, New Zealand. He currently resides in São Paulo, Brazil, where he works as a Master Perfumer for international flavours and fragrance company Symrise. Sinclair is the only recognised Master Perfumer (past and present) from the Australasia region and is one of ... Read »


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    • Tapputi

    • Tapputi, also referred to as Tapputi-Belatekallim ("Belatekallim" refers to female overseer of a palace), is considered to be the world’s first chemist, a perfume-maker mentioned in a cuneiform tablet dated around 1200 BC in Babylonian Mesopotamia. She used flowers, oil, and calamus along with cyperus, myrrh, and ... Read »


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    • Tova Traesnaes

    • Tova Traesnaes Borgnine (born Tove Træsnæs, November 17, 1941) is a Norwegian-American businesswoman. She is the founder of Beauty By Tova cosmetics and widow of actor Ernest Borgnine. Traesnaes was born in Oslo, Norway. Her father was a graphic artist and her mother was a translator at the US Embassy. Follo ... Read »


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    • Paul Vacher

    • Paul Vacher (pronounced [pɔl vaʃe]) (died 1975) was a French perfumer. Vacher created Le Galion fragrances, trademarked in 1936. He worked at Guerlain, among other perfume houses. He is best known for his parts in the creations of Miss Dior for Christian Dior in 1947 with Jean Carles, and Arpège for Lanvin ... Read »


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    • Daniel Vaudd

    • Daniel Vaudd (pronounced ‘vode’) is a perfumer residing in London, Daniel Vaudd's changed his name from Kenlee Daniel. A certified Cosmetic Scientist, Daniel trained under evaluative perfumer John Ayres, the Director of the UK Fragrance Foundation, who taught him clarity and structure of perfume and how to re ... Read »


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    • Lorenzo Villoresi

    • Lorenzo Villoresi (born 1956) is a perfumer in Florence, Italy. His study and travel in the Middle East has greatly influenced his work and some of his most important fragrances are Orientals, exotic perfumes of spices, amber, incense, resins, vanilla, sandalwoods and other aromatics. He continues in the long tradition ... Read »


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    • Thierry Wasser

    • Thierry Wasser is a contemporary perfumer who as of 2008 was appointed as the in-house perfumer of Guerlain. Prior to this he worked under the fragrance firms Firmenich and Givaudan. After attaining his Federal Diploma of Botany at age twenty, Wasser attended the Givaudan perfumery school and was promoted to perfumer ... Read »


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    • Constantin Weriguine

    • Constantin Weriguine

      Constantin Mikhailovich “Kot” Weriguine (Russian: Константи́н Михайлович Веригин, tr. Konstantin Mikhailovich Verigin; 1899–1982) was a Franco-Russian perfumer, best remembered for his work at Chanel and Bourjois. Co ... Read »


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