This blog, trying to give updated information to its readers & friends, sometimes has to announce sad news.
Perfumer Laurent Bruyere of Mane (Paris) has passed away. He was 43.
Bruyere has worked previously with IFF and was working at Mane.
The Mane organization expressed its deepest regret.
A statement from company representatives:
" We are sad to learn that Laurent Bruyere, perfumer at Mane, passed away today. Laurent leaves us far too early, at the dawn of his 44th year, and leaves the perfumery world in a state of immense sadness. A self-made perfumer, Laurent put his incredible energy to the service of olfactive creation and co-designed numerous successes such as Angel Innocent (T Mugler), Costume National, Alien (T Mugler), Amor Amor (Cacharel), Yria (Yves Rocher), Sexy Graffiti (Escada),Incanto (Ferragamo), Essential(Lacoste) and The Essence(Porsche Design), among others. Our most sincere thoughts go to his family and beloved, his colleagues and friends. His bright personality will long enlighten our hearts and our memories."