Dec 17, 2023 | 4 min Read

Best Initio Parfums Privés Perfumes


Initio Parfums Prives is a relatively new niche brand,  founded in Dubai and then went on to launch seven unisex fragrances in 2015 at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Every Initio Parfums Prives can be worn by men and women, uses the highest quality of raw materials and are composed by master perfumers such as Pierre Constantin Gueros, Alexandra Kosinski, as well as the legendary Alberto Morillas and Maurice Roucel. Today, the house groups their perfumes in five distinct collections:

The Initio Parfums Prives Black Gold Project: with sacred geometrical symbols, eye of power and use of oud.

The Initio Parfums Prives Carnal collection: which uses nearly fifty percent Hedione© in each perfume, a proven pheromone and is created for seduction

The Initio Parfums Prives Absolues: focuses on traditional Arabic ingredients and culture.

The Initio Parfums Prives Hedonist perfumes: created around the ideas of indulgence and pleasure.

The Initio Parfums Prives Magnetic Blends: meant to be layered.

1. Initio Parfums Prives Oud For Greatness

Initio Parfums Prives Oud for Greatness

Oud For Greatness tops our list and is from the Black and Gold Project. It has a cult like following and we understand why. Opening with lavender and saffron at the top— leathery saffron is the star The two ouds “complement” each other and this perfume never gets too “oudy” and animalic, rather it has both sweet and savory touches that makes it easy to wear. Did we say it is VERY SEXY. A real crowd pleaser (and that black and gold bottle with the mysterious eye is a collectible).

Key Scent Notes: lavender, saffron, nutmeg, natural oud wood, natural agarwood oil, patchouli, musks

2. Intitio Parfums Prives Side Effect

Initio Parfums Privés Side Effect

Initio Parfums Prives Side Effect is from the Carnal Collection which are housed in purple bottle with an embossed gold label. This boozy, sweetly spicy resinous perfume is offset by tobacco ticks all the boxes for the perfect winter fragrance, with its warm base of leather and spices. The side effect? Everyone will ask what you are wearing.

Key Scent Notes: cinnamon bark, rum, tobacco, saffron, sandalwood, Hedione

3. Initio Parfums Prives Blessed Baraka

In Arabic, Baraka means “blessing power.” This  is a gorgeous sandalwood perfume with floral aromas from the white flowers that are so powerful you can almost smell each bloom. A sensual caress of creamy sandalwood, amber and vanilla gently wraps around your skin. Initio Parfums Privés Blessed Baraka is in the Absolue collection was composed by the master perfumer Alberto Morillas, whose work includes mega hits for brands such as Kenzo, Calvin Klein, Armani and Gucci.

Key Scent Notes: white flowers, sandalwood, vanilla, amber, musk

4. Initio Parfums Prives High Frequency

Initio Parfums Privés High Frequency

This realistic jasmine fragrance is paired with magnolia and uses an overdose of Hedione. First used by fragrance company Firminich in the early 1960s as an alternative to jasmine absolute, studies have shown that this ingredient has a pheromonal effect. The floral bouquet combines with almond offset by tobacco in an explosive perfume from the Carnal Collection with the purple bottle embossed with gold designs.

Key Scent Notes: magnolia, almond, Hedione

5. Initio Parfums Prives Oud for Happiness 

Initio Parfums Privés Oud For Happiness

What the world needs now is more happiness, and if you are an oud fan look no further than Oud for Happiness from the Black and Gold Project collection. Cannabis has been used for some time now in perfumes and although not listed in the notes, we believe it is there-smoky, herbaceous, and musky. A vibrant green opening intensifies the oud note through a puff of cannabis, energizing and uninhibited. Bright bergamot paired with spicy ginger as well as green add freshness in the middle and rest on a multi-faceted oud base.

Key Scent Notes: bergamot, ginger, licorice, vanilla, cedar wood, Indian oud, musk

6. Initio Parfums Prives Rehab 

Initio Parfums Privés Rehab

While all Intitio Parfums Prives Parfums are unisex, Rehab from the Hedonist Collection leans a little masculine. Opening with freshness brought out by a burst of bergamot and aromatic lavender, the woody and aromatic notes are dominant enhanced with spicy tobacco, earthy vetiver and patchouli at the drydown add longevity.

Key Scent Notes: bergamot, lavender, tobacco, cedar, patchouli, guaiac, sandalwood, vanilla, musk

7. Intitio Parfums Prives Atomic Rose

Initio Parfums Privés Atomic Rose

From the Carnal Collection, is a rose that explodes into a shower of a thousand petals. The finest quality Bulgarian and Damask is brightened by bergamot, a pop of pink pepper, real jasmine and sweetened by vanilla. Atomic Rose leans feminine but this rose is not girly or soft-spoken, Sexy, swoon-worthy, and sensual, Atomic Rose is outstanding.

Key Scent Notes: bergamot, pink pepper, Hedione, rose, jasmine, vanilla, ambrofix

8. Initio Parfums Prives Musk Therapy

Initio Parfums Privés Musk Therpay

Effortlessly chic and calming, housed in a white sculptural flacon, Musk Therapy from the Absolue Collection is scent therapy and will bring a smile to your face at first spritz. A juicy blast of blackcurrant and mouthwatering mandarin reveal a white magnolia in full bloom, velvety and textured. Two musks, white and pink, play at the base adding a soft sense of serenity. Initio Parfums Musk Therapy lives up to its name.

Key Scent Notes: bergamot, mandarin, white magnolia, blackcurrant, white sandalwood, white musk, pink musk

In Conclusion

Initio Parfums Privés perfumes are unisex and composed by master perfumers. All have exceptional longevity and sillage. Now that we have taken you through the best Intitio Parfums Prives, head on over to where you’ll find a great range of incredible Initio Parfums Prives fragrances that are perfect for all occasions. Shop our best sellers.

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