Elise Benat was born and raised in the Mediterranean, South of France. She still remembers with admiration the aromas of maquis, myrtle and salt. As a teenager, Elise Benat traveled to exotic corners of the planet and this was to later impact on her future work and lead to the creation of the most delicate and surprising aromas.
When she attended her first smell training course, while studying chemistry, it was a real eye-opener for her. From that moment, the determined young lady firmly decided on her future. Her dream came true when she joined the Firmenich team. Elise Benat likes reading. She also finds inspiration in art. She enjoys the emotions she get when she succeeds in translating words into aromas.
Passion is elusive. Those who have experienced it fail to describe it, while those not lucky to encounter real passion can only guess what it is like. Serge and Helen together with perfumer Serge de Oliviera?? (написание) managed to seize the essence of passion the way they see it and express it by means of an exclusive fragrance. The unisex perfume “MEEK PASSION” consists of languid, tempting and somewhat contradictory notes, all combined in one bottle. The perfume belongs to the oriental gourmet fragrance family. It teases and stirs you up, alluding to the power of real passion. “MEEK PASSION” is the choice of cheerful people who like bright, expressive fragrances with character and strong composition. Perfume experts have described this perfume as atypical and incomparable to other fragrances.
Sweet and spicy, the perfume suddenly becomes almost painfully bitter and then turns into a sweet and spicy haze on your skin. The top accord is composed of an explosive and uplifting note of bergamot, cold citrus lemon scent, sour apple and a powdery sweet banana note. The fruity top note gives way to languid pineapple, which is even tenderer thanks to its combination with powdery notes. The heart emanates a note of cloves and a delicious gourmet note of cinnamon. The base accord is composed of cashmere wood, cold, earthy and moisty vetiver, exotic patchouli leaf and precious vanilla. “MEEK PASSION” is the ideal choice for morning and afternoon use. The perfume is moderately lasting, but its fragrance lingers beautifully on your skin until it wears off completely.