About Founder Reina Maruyama Winggen, Fragrance Designer
Grew up in the USA and Japan, graduated Keio University. Started her fragrance career as Lancôme, L’Oreal. As her passion for fragrance grew, she moved to Paris to study in the prestigious perfumery school ISIPCA and worked in Givaudan, developing fragrances for international companies and other local European companies. In 2011, became independent and travelling back and forth the capital of fragrance, Paris and the city of Eau de Cologne, Köln.
Her goal is to have people become more familiar with the fragrance industry, as well as enjoying and appreciating the beauty of fragrance.
Also a member of Société Française des Parfumeurs from 2006, and learned Shino style Kodo directly under 21st designated Kodo Master in Paris, 2009. Currently consulting European and Japanese companies for new product development.