Strange Invisible Perfumes
Strange Invisible Perfumes botanical fragrances blend certified organic, wildcrafted, biodynamic, and hydro-distilled essences with genuine inspiration and compelling narratives. Each entirely natural perfume is designed, decanted, and bottled within their own natural fragrance house based in Venice, California. A master distiller heads their laboratory customizing essences both locally and all over the world.
Botanical perfumer Alexandra Balahoutis founded Strange Invisible Perfumes in 2000 with the conviction that high-end perfumes be made of authentic botanical essences. Alexandra lives in Venice, California close to the Strange Invisible Perfumes boutique and headquarters on Abbot Kinney Boulevard. She is dedicated to the art of botanical perfumery and happily tormented by perfectionism.
Ojai Botanical Room & Linen Mist
Virgo Eau de Parfum
The Exacting Romantic
Virgo is the guardian of quality, and this signs pursuit of excellence is often mistaken for arbitrary perfectionism. Baked earth and palo santo reflect deep introspection and a dedication to nuance. Sparkling notes of neroli, temple mandarin, and rose speak to Virgos need for beauty and precision, sweetly quieting the critic.
Capricorn Eau de Parfum
The Force to Be Reckoned With
Ruled by Saturn, Capricorn is famous for a nearly heroic sense of commitment, patience, and drive. Iris, frankincense, and Tahitian vanilla speak to Capricorns earthy, sensual side and strong need for stability. Neroli, jasmine, and white Cognac invite Capricorn to let go of routine and enjoy the rewards of spontaneity.
Gemini Eau de Parfum
Gemini, symbolized by the twins, is an agile thinker with the dazzling ability to see all angles of an issue. This sign is associated with duality, a concept often confused with duplicityhence the misguided characterization. Charming notes of violet, gardenia, and angelica echo Geminis alluring presence and sparkle against a darker backdrop of amber and leather.
Leo Eau de Parfum
Leo is the only constellation ruled by the sun. Hydro-distilled essences of neroli, bergamot, lemon, and cardamom reinforce Leos charisma and inviting style of leadership while smoothing out domineering tendencies. Ambrette seed and jasmine sambac tame Leos fire, making gratification come more easily.
Libra Eau de Parfum
Libra, ruled by Venus, is the most approachable of all air signs, balancing elegance, wit, and mischief with legendary skill. Centering essences of rose, grapefruit, and iris fulfill Libras unyielding need for beauty, while golden champa, myrtle, and basil calm Libra's tendency to worry.
Pisces Eau de Parfum
Empathic and sensitive, Pisces, the twelfth sign of the zodiac, is seen as the wisest and most reflective of all. Grounding essences of frankincense, cedarwood, and black pepper guide Pisces through occasionally stormy seas of emotion. Night-blooming jasmine, kewda, and lime keep the waters of creativity abundantly flowing.
Sagittarius Eau de Parfum
The Rolling Stone
The iconic nomad sign, Jupiter-ruled Sagittarius lives for adventure and tends to be a social butterfly. Neroli and lime reflect Sagittariuss innate optimism, mutability, and fiery ambition. Grounding essences of cypress, bay leaf, and honeycomb encourage this nomadic sign to appreciate present surroundings.
Scorpio Eau de Parfum
Scorpio, the dark horse, the infamous rock star of the zodiac, is nothing if not a mystery. Vetiver and palo santo both respect and soften Scorpios iron will, while frankincense and cinnamon reflect Scorpios deep spiritual wisdom and vast knowledge. Leather and white Cognac encourage Scorpios brooding intellect to lighten up and live joyously in the moment.
Taurus Eau de Parfum
The Sensual Realist
Ruled by Venus, Taurus is a compassionate sign very resistant to the influence of others. Lush earthy notes of geranium, maté, oakmoss, vetiver, and frankincense encourage flexibility and optimism without compromising shrewdness. Neroli, rose, and grapefruit court the senses and lighten the mood, allowing Taurus to shine even more brightly.
Cancer Eau de Parfum
The Levelheaded Bohemian
Cancer is the only sign of the zodiac ruled by the moon. While being adventurous and free spirited, those born under Cancer are known for their cleverness, generosity, and devotion to family. Mandarin, patchouli, and lily of the valley encourage Cancers mischievous sense of humor, while sumptuous notes of Tahitian vanilla, amber, and leather make this sign feel right at home.
Aquarius Eau de Parfum
The Rebel with a Cause
Aquarius, the third and final air sign, is one of the most charismatic signs of the zodiac. Neroli and rosemary fuel Aquariuss independence, intellect, and humanitarianism, urging Aquarians to put their global ideals into action. Lavender, white sage, and frankincense soothe anxiety, grounding Aquarius when airy detachment sets in.
Aries Eau de Parfum
The first sign of the zodiac, Aries is able to make incredible things happen quickly. Hydro-distilled essences of cinnamon, rose, and angelica fuel a vibrant imagination. Frankincense, benzoin, lavender, and sandalwood cool fiery impulses, encouraging the composure needed to realize visionary plans.