I would like to share my understanding of the definitions for the terms below, I welcome your views. Thank you
- Attars - Essence of the material being extracted, usually means essential oils but not limited to just plants.
- Attar Oils - Attars mixed with carrier oils, mostly sandalwood which is the final product, a perfume
- Essential Oils - Oils extracted from plants though hydro-distillation
- Absolutes - Oils extracted from plants though other means (not hydro-distillation)
- Otto - Essential oils of flower petals (i need some clarification on this)