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Molecule 03

Molecule 03

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Molecule 03 is a perfume by Escentric Molecules for women and men. The scent is green-synthetic.
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Molecule 03 is a distinctive fragrance that centers around Vetiveryl Acetate, a unique and complex molecule that captures the essence of vetiver in a form that is both refined and approachable. Created by the innovative perfumer Geza Schoen, Molecule 03 offers a fresh take on traditional vetiver, emphasizing its soothing and aromatic qualities through a modern lens.

 

Vetiveryl Acetate is a semi-synthetic derivative of vetiver oil, which is itself distilled from the roots of a grass native to India. This process involves acetylation, where vetiver oil is combined with acetic acid. This not only removes the often harsh, leathery aspects of raw vetiver but also enhances its more appealing aromatic qualities. The acetylation process brings forward a slight grapefruit-like freshness, adding a crisp, clean top note that contrasts beautifully with the deeper, earthy aspects of vetiver.

 

The fragrance is described by Geza Schoen as having a "bitter-fresh top note," which makes it particularly appealing to those who enjoy the invigorating aspects of citrus but appreciate the depth and complexity that vetiver brings. This modernist spin retains the comforting and grounding properties traditionally associated with vetiver, often referred to in India as 'the oil of tranquility' for its ability to reduce anxiety and promote mental clarity.