She testifies that she was always attracted to perfumes and scents and from a young age she collected samples and was aware of the field. Although she was a ballet dancer, piano player and sculptor, one art prevailed over all of them and that is the art of perfume. Please note, Sophie Bruno is the woman and nose behind the Affinityence brand. This is a new niche French brand that was launched only in 2015 and so far includes quite a few fragrances, including those whose scent is already ahead of them and which have won their creator quite a few awards. Natural Ingredients and Applying Base Scents to Sophie Bruno 25 years of experience in the perfume and cosmetics industry. As a marketing manager, she has created, developed and launched a number of perfumes and cosmetics for a number of reputable brands. And she has a strong connection point to brands deeply rooted in nature, she is very fond of cultivating her passion for natural ingredients. According to her, she has always been determined to develop hand-to-hand fragrances with perfumes: to direct the creative process while respecting their skills and artistic sensitivity, since only in this way can a product be created that resonates with each of our senses. At the initial launch of Affinessence, the first four fragrances (Cedre Iris, Patchouli Oud, Santal Basmati, and Vanille Benjoin) were introduced to the market, followed by Cuir Curcuma and Musc Amber Gris in 2017. This collection Unique and refers mainly to the base notes that Bruno decided to translate through them her passion for intense, rich and long-lasting fragrances as the leading ingredients. That's why she created the BASE NOTES collection created solely from extracts traditionally used as base notes. The perfume essence, these deep, powerful and long-lasting notes have been presented as before to produce "sensual perfume signatures", capable of stimulating each of our senses, in addition to their breath-taking trajectory. The source of the rarest natural extracts selected are Indonesian agar wood from natural ambergris, Tahiti vanilla, patchouli heart, steel iris butter and such original notes of gourmet skin, turmeric or basmati rice. Some of these fragrances were created in collaboration with perfumes Nicola Bonville, Alexandra Carlin and Corinne Kachen. Affinessence - Enlarging the bottle At some point, the brand decided to offer new bottle sizes, apart from the 100 ml and 15 ml wallet sprays that were only offered for its two fragrances. This decision is explained by the brand owner in the fact that if in the beginning she was looking for loyalty of the brand fans to give it a glorious position in the market, then the second step is now to develop the brand much faster: increase exposure and open more doors. The brand has decided to expand to other countries including Russia. And be launched in new countries like China and India for example. It is now available in 50 ml, with the goal of reaching a larger destination, which will allow more people to discover its fragrances. While 100 ml remains as its star product. The Affinityence 100 ml bottles come with a lacquered wooden box and a cashmere bag. They come with thick glass, decorated with a metal plate, and a lid by Zamak (heavy metal), engraved with the brand's round logo. Three types of Cedre Iris perfume cedar Affinityence is a woody floral musk fragrance for women and men. Cedre Iris was launched in 2015, and the nose behind this fragrance is Nicola Bonville. Three types of cedar were chosen for this perfume to embody the Cedre Iris fragrance and blend them with Iris Toscana which One of the most expensive ingredients on the market, it mixes with the natural extracts of Erez Virginia, Moroccan Atlas Erez and Texas Erez, and together you get a fragrance that stays on the skin for a long time and transmits a pleasant presence to those who smell it.