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Speed Smelling

By: Jeb Gleason-Allured
Posted: February 24, 2012, from the March 2012 issue of P&F magazine.

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  • March 2012 issue, pg 50
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What is the smell of absence? This unique olfactory puzzle was addressed by senior perfumer Loc Dong’s unique fragrance, presented during an IFF speed smelling session at the French Institute Alliance Française in Manhattan. In Dong’s interpretation, absence smells of ink, with an astringent kick reminiscent of shoe polish.

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