Uncut Gem- Frederic Malle
Intransigent, bold, full of enigmatic charm.
Based on the personal cologne of master perfumer Maurice Roucel, Uncut Gem is an unapologetically virile, diamond-hard, and utterly fresh scent.
Clear, spicy top notes of ginger, bergamot, mandarin, angelica root, and nutmeg lead you to the sensual fire within: a leather accord, vetiver, frankincense, generous amounts of amber, and a musk that vibrates with the skin.
This is a scent that plays with the tired codes of masculinity while extracting their telluric force to create something beautiful and irresistible.
Maurice Roucel began his career as a chemist at Chanel's Fragrance Laboratory in 1973.
A self-taught perfumer who calls himself "an explorer wandering between formulas," his style is that of a sensual aesthete and his signature is the generous composition, in which he preserves only the essential
Top Notes: Bergamot, Ginger, Angelica
Heart Notes: Vetiver, Olibanum, Leather
Base Notes: Amber, Musk