Exquisite Musk by Yves Saint Laurent Perfume. If you love musk but don't want to be overpowered by it, this perfume is a good choice for you.
Exquisite Musk is a delicate blend of musk and other oriental accords for a balance that is harmonious and not overwhelming. The single top note is ginger, for an opening that is simple and bright. Middle notes of rose, nutmeg, and cinnamon continue the spices into the heart of the fragrance. In the base there are notes of oud, musk, benzoin, ambergris,
patchouli, and labdanum. This makes the dry down complicated and interesting. You'll enjoy moderate performance and sillage with this perfume.
Yves Saint Laurent founded his own fashion house after working for Christian Dior. Known for tailored women's suits, he expanded his line into ready-to-wear and was soon the darling of the fashion market. The house launched its first fragrance in 1964 and today has over 200 perfumes on the market.
Born in Algeria in 1936, Yves Saint Laurent left home at the age of 17 to study fashion design in Paris. After graduation, he showed some of his drawings to the editor of Vogue, who in turn showed them to Christian Dior, who immediately hired Saint Laurent. Though he was an assistant and was given menial and mundane tasks, he did not go unnoticed. He was allowed to submit sketches, and with every season, more and more of his designs were...
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