By solvents (thus the nice rosy colour). The material prepared by alcohol extraction of the concrete.
Deep rich sweet, rosy-spicy, honey-like fragrance.
Uplifting, relaxing, de-stressing.
'The absolute is a reddish-orange viscous liquid with a deep, rich, sweet, rosy, spicy and honey like fragrance. It blends well with jasmin, mimosa, orange blossom (Neroli), geranium, bergamot, lavender, clary sage, sandalwood, patchouli, benzoin, chamomile, peru balsam, clove and palmarosa' - an excerpt from 'Complete Essential Oils' by Julia Lawless.