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How do perfumes get their scent?

Popular scents in perfume, like rose, can be extracted in different ways - though they can be expensive to develop. St├ęphanie Bakouche, who owns her own perfume laboratory in France, explains how cheaper synthetic bases that mimic natural scents have been fabricated by chemists for over a century.

(Image: Perfume bottle and roses, Credit: Getty Images.)

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