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How much of each ingredient to use when making perfume

Introduction  A problem that many beginner perfumers have is that they are unsure how to dose the different raw materials (the proper term for fragrance ingredients) in their perfume. In this article, I will give some advice for working this out yourself, as well as some websites which offer guidelines. If you are frequently bewildered when choosing how much of each raw material to add to your perfume compositions, this article will help you increase your confidence.  Working it out for yourself  When it comes to training as a perfumer, nothing beats the first-hand experience you gain by smelling the raw materials yourself. This is because every time you make an evaluation of a raw material, you strengthen your olfactory...

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