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While we all always prefer to use good scents, there are some which are very popular in the UAE. They are known as Oud perfumes and are often referred as "Liquid Gold". These rare scents are made from agar tree of the Southeast Asian region. When the wood is infected by a particular type of mould, the tree reacts by producing a dark scented resin which is called Oud. Because of its scarcity, Oud perfumes are expensive and are categorized as luxurious variants. Take a look at the best Oud based perfumes for men and women.
Tom Ford Perfumes are famous all over the world. Tom Ford Oud Wood All Over Body Spray is a perfect blend of rare Oudwood, sandalwood, vetiver, exotic rosewood and cardamom. Tonka bean and amber are also added to it, which adds sensuality. It is specially designed with 360 spray technology, so you can spray sideways, upside down and anyway on the neck, arms, legs and torso. This is best for those who want a refreshed and energized feeling on the skin. It is packed in a small bottle, so you can carry around anywhere.
The Woody Spicy fragrance of Giorgio Armani Eau De Nuit Oud Eau de Parfum is a great choice for men. The scent features Cardamom, Pink Pepper and Bergamot as top notes, Geranium, Iris and Rose as middle notes and the Agarwood (Oud), Tonka Bean and Saffron as base notes. The natural Oud is a particularly appropriate addition to the Armani style palette and a complex fragrance for men.
Chopard draws inspiration from one of the rarest and precious Oud for making the powerful fragrance. Chopard Oud Malaki, suitable for men is designed by perfumer Dominique Ropion. Its oriental fragrance arouses mystery and exoticism. At the top are grapefruit, Artemisia, and lavender. Grapefruit offers a fruity aroma, whereas artemisia and lavender carry a floral freshness. Its heart features leather accords combined with tobacco and spices which offers a seductive aroma. Finally, the base ends with oud, ambergris, and mysterious woody notes. The perfect blend of all these notes provides an exciting fragrance.
Designed by perfumer Aurélien Guichard, Gucci Intense Oud is a unisex perfume by Gucci. It features top notes of pear, raspberry and saffron, Heart notes of Bulgarian rose and orange flower, and Base notes of natural oud oil and patchouli. The Patchouli in it, enhance spicy and woody smell and the infusion of Amber Musk heighten the intense sensuality of the Oud. Made of 100% natural Oud, it has a very rich fragrance and powerful tempting scent. Eau de Parfum is famous for its shimmering fragrance. The extraordinary fragrance of amber rejuvenates your heart and slowly exposes the aspects of agarwood. Available in a 90ml container, Gucci Intense Oud emits a delightful odour in the air which makes your presence more welcoming and conquer someone's heart.
Guerlain has high esteem in the perfume industry. Guerlain Oud Essentiel, as the name hints included an oud fragrance for the third addition to its Absolus d’Orient series. It is designed by Guerlain perfumer Thierry Wasser. It owns a unique combination of Oud Wood, Leather, saffron, and Rose. This unisex oriental Woody fragrance combines the mystical notes of leather, Frankincense and the sweet notes of Bulgarian Rose in a exact alchemy. Guerlain Oud Essentiel is a unique blend of East and West. Wear it if you like a rare and exotic scent which lasts forever.