With its iconic accord of rose, jasmine, ylang-ylang and lily of the valley,
Dior’s J’Adore is a veritable icon of modern perfumery. This month, the house launches J’Adore Infinissime, a sensuous update bolstered by a voluptuous heart of tuberose.
Nose – a documentary co-directed by Arthur de Kersauson – captures Dior perfumer-creator Francois Demachy’s (above) process and community.
Francois Demachy – perfumer-creator for Dior since 2006 – is the man behind it. He’s also the star of Nose, a recently released documentary (out now on Apple TV and Google Play) that zeroes in on the secretive workings of the fragrance industry.
The documentary is now on Apple TV and Google Play.
We speak with the master perfumer to find out about his process
and how the most important ingredient in scent-making is the human touch.