I really did not choose to become a natural perfumer or to make exclusively natural perfumes. I noticed from the beginning that I could successfully use natural essences to cure myself while chemical ingredients, which I also used to wear undiluted on the skin caused me allergies and heavy headaches.
Or at least naturality was not my initial choice. I started with ingredients that the public clamoured for – musk, amber, violet, sandal, rose, patchouli and so on, but I was always searching for something better, for the most beautiful smells, and soon I recognized that which I was searching for in natural essences.
I chose to make natural perfumes as someone chooses to work with precious metals and rare gems instead of plastic and pearls of coloured glass.