It is divided into five flavors. It includes woody fruity, woody fresh, woody floral, woody aromatic and woody spicy.
As the name implies, woody fragrances smell similar to the chypre family. Woody fragrance shares the same characteristics. The perfumes have fabulous woody elements, and it weaved into various creations. It includes cedar, sandalwood, oud also referred as agarwood, vetiver, patchouli and guiaiacwood. Vetiver and patchouli are not woods. They are the leaves and roots. It is hard to guess because of its intensely woody and earthy character.
Some of the examples of woody spicy fragrances are white saffron, collection exclusives: Aoud, leather oud and les exclusifs sycamore eau de toilette.
Woody aromatic fragrances are available mostly for men. It consists of aromatic herbs like sage, rosemary, cumin, basil, geranium and lavender. These ingredients help to produce green and fresh touch to woody notes. The woody aromatic fragrances include femininite du Bois, Caligna, Coeur de Noir, and Vetiver.
Woody floral: The combination of flowers and woods is referred as woody floral. The flower fragrance will be strong whereas the woody notes remain as the base. It could be guaiacwood, cedarwood or even a pinch of oudh. The popular woody floral fragrances include Who Knew, La Petite Robe Noire Couture, Une Rose and the Opux IX.
Woody fresh: It has fresh air notes. Some of the citruses like mandarin, lemon, grapefruit, and bergamot are played up. It has fleeting top notes and does not stay for a long time. It helps to create a best first impression in the morning. Chelsea, White Musk, Omnia Crystalline Eau de Parfum, and Voyage d’Hermes pure perfume have the real woody fresh fragrance.