Elie Saab will launch La Collection des Essences, a new quartet of luxury unisex fragrances, in September. The series was developed by perfumer Francis Kurkdjian, and features Essence No. 1 Rose, Essence No. 2 Gardenia, Essence No. 3 Ambre and Essence No. 4 Oud.
Essence No. 1 Rose ~ styled as "the rose of a thousand faces”, with Turkish, Bulgarian and Grasse rose.
Essence No. 2 Gardenia ~ a woody floral with jasmine and sandalwood.
Essence No. 3 Ambre ~ with opopanax, patchouli, and sandalwood.
Essence No. 4 Oud ~ with black pepper, benzoin, and agar wood.
I will update with sizes and concentration when I can.
Update: La Collection des Essences are sold in 100 ml, concentration unknown, £160 each.