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Welcome to the always inspiring more world of Symrise! We invite you to join us on our captivating journey through the world of taste, nutrition, scent, and beauty. Subscribe to our blog and immerse yourself in the art of perfumery & taste creation. Learn about trends, make discoveries and get intrigued with everyday applications. Discover the inspiring stories behind …

J Beauty: fostering that certain (skin) glow

As a beauty fan, you keep tabs on the latest in skincare shifts and movements. And while you may know other “alphabet” beauty trends, we would like to introduce to you the newest letter bubbling up across the industry: J-Beauty. The term J-Beauty, a.k.a. Japanese Beauty focuses on minimalist and preventative skincare routines . Products and …

‘Tis the Season for Scents

While the holidays may look and feel a little different this year—’tis the official season for scents. The festive spirit fills homes with aromas via candles, diffusers, and even detergents.  Whether nostalgic or a twist on a classic, home fragrances will certainty delight you. So, start swapping your autumn favorites for the comforting, wintery smells …

Madagascar: Ylang Ylang. A Sun Scented Flower

Powerful and potent. Some choose ylang ylang oil for its soothing and relaxing properties. Others look to it for its romantic, sweet floral aroma. Like many perfumery natural ingredients, ylang ylang has traveled a long way. The Filipino name ilang-ilang evokes the image of these “suspended bunches” of flowers fluttering in the wind. Discovered in …

Splish Splash My Dog’s Taking a Bath

Your favorite dog shampoo fragrance might not be his favorite Did you know that 10 % of a dog’s brain processes olfactive impressions while a human’s only 0.3 %? That means your dog’s sense of smell exceeds yours 13 times! Dogs’ heightened sense of smell gives them some pretty strong opinions on fragrances, and they often differ …

Finding the Cleanest Air in the World

Our Expeditions of Discovery Embark on unique journeys with Symrise to discover exotic locations where nature reigns supreme. We’re on the hunt for stimulating scents and flavors that serve as inspiration to our creative teams who work to bring these amazing sensations back to you. This takes on a renewed sense of importance these days, …