Woody fragrances predominantly constist of base notes, with ingrediënts that revile a prolonging scent. The woody scent quadrant is devided in four subcatagories. Woods, with typical woody scents such as sandel and cedar. Mossy woods, such as amber and different kinds of mosses. Dry woods, with ingredients such as leather and musk. And lastly aromatic woods, which are composited of cinnamon, lavender and clove.
Woody scents are energetic, intense and preservative. They elicit people to feel stronger and more confident. Complex woody compositions are the basis for masculine fragrances and gentlemen parfums.