Musky Fragrances

Musky scents are warm, sensual and inviting, making them a popular choice for both men and women. The musk fragrane family is often used as a base note in perfumes to provide a rich and long-lasting aroma. The musky scent is often described as earthy, animalistic, and sensual. This is because it is derived from musk, a secretion produced by the musk deer, which was traditionally used as a perfume ingredient. However, as musk deer are now an endangered species, synthetic musk is used in modern perfumery. Synthetic musk is created by chemists and is designed to mimic the natural musk scent.

The musky family is made up of several different notes, including animalic, woody, and spicy notes. Animalic notes are derived from animal products such as musk, civet, and ambergris, and provide a warm and sensual aroma. Woody notes are derived from materials such as sandalwood, patchouli, and vetiver, and provide a dry and earthy aroma. Spicy notes are derived from materials such as cloves, cinnamon, and pepper, and provide a warm and pungent aroma. Musky fragrances are often associated with seduction and sensuality. They are popular in men’s fragrances but are also used in women’s fragrances to add a warm and inviting touch. Musky fragrances are versatile and can be worn for both daytime and evening occasions.

Some musk fragrances available at Parcos:

Serge Lutens Collection Noire Clair de Musc

Carolina Herrera 212 NYC

Boucheron Quatre pour Homme