Dominique Ropion trained at Roure Bertrand Dupont in Grasse, then in Paris before joining Jean-Louis Sieuzac, one of the greatest technicians in perfumery. A star perfumer at IFF, his work stands out thanks to a mix of precision and freedom, to his taste for risk and experimentation. Curious by nature, as perfectionist as a watchmaker, he creates his accords in a methodical, patient and precise way. Dominique Ropion likes combining opposites to unveil new equilibriums and surprising formulas. He is a daring, instinctive, yet also very rigorous formulator. A man who is particularly inventive, an extraordinary technician.
Dominique Ropion’s fragrances include:
If nature offers olfactive clashes, tuberose is probably the best example of these. These pretty flowers exude an almost carnal smell, superimposing in a quasi-miraculous way flower-shop freshness, camphorous violence – spicy and animalic – and milky sweetness. This mysterious equilibrium has always fascinated perfumers. 18 months were necessary for Dominique Ropion to create a modern version of that theme, an “olfactive Everest” that only the most talented
A clean, yet surprisingly magnetic scent. A modern yet traditional Eau de Colognethat lasts for hours on end. Dominique Ropion embraced the ambiguous nature of musk, both erotic and clean, to create a very personal interpretation of an Eau de Cologne. Added a dash of the best neroli intertwined with orange blossom, and bergamot for a very long-lasting perfume… Cologne Indélébile (Permanent Cologne).