Fragrance Notes: Top notes: Yuzu Heart notes: Cinnamon, Nutmeg Base notes: Sandalwood
The Fragrance: Discover L'Eau d'Issey pour Homme, a truly timeless fragrance. As Issey Miyake's first perfume for men, L'Eau d'Issey pour Homme has established itself as a signature reference in the world of men's perfumery and aftershave.
Strength and balance – these are the two qualities that unite the fragrance. Upon first spritz, you're greeted with the vibrant freshness of yuzu, the iconic Japanese citrus, and tangerine. In the heart, water lily creates the aquatic facet of L'Eau d'Issey pour Homme, balanced by warm spicy notes. Tobacco, vetiver, and sandalwood channel an energy which evokes that of a powerful waterfall, making the fragrance assertive and masculine.
The Bottle: The iconic bottle of L'Eau d'Issey pour Homme has transcended time as well. Inspired by waterfalls as well, the slender, contemporary glass widens at the base and stands in contrast with the light grey hood.
How to Apply: 1. Apply a generous spray to the entire upper body. 2. For best results, apply L'Eau d'Issey pour Homme after a shower on clean skin.
What was the inspiration behind L'Eau d'Issey pour Homme? The perfumer, Jacques Cavalier, was inspired by traditional Japanese baths and the smell of yuzu, a citrus typical to Japan.