Peau de Bête -a noble animal. An enveloping perfume.
The idea is to innovate through the sensuality of an animal and natural perfume.
In the ancient times, priests used to conceive perfumes as the sweat of the gods, loaded with their power, desires, wisdom and rage.
Because these gods could not appear directly to humans, they used to turn themselves...
The BELLE BÊTE has been inspired by the Kiss of the Sphinx by Franz von Stuck (dark romanticism).As the first scent in the line, BELLE BÊTE has been composed by Carine Bouin of Givaudan. The new creation has its roots in old myths of human transformation into notcurnal beasts.
A person become wild after withdrawing from the urban world, his wanderings across all the scents of nature and his meanders in the forest have made this green adventurer a Bête Humaine with a passion for chestnut trees.
Often represented in medieval tapestries alongside a young woman in a flowery and fragrant garden, I am an imaginary animal, wild and solitary.My immaculate body is that of a fabulous white horse. Wearing a single, twisted poison neutralizing horn on my forehead.My ivory is sought after because it purifies the waters of its magical power. I embody love...