The saying old is gold definitely stands true in the case of Heliotrope Blanc. It was developed in the year 1850. L.T. Piver had worked this marvelous fragrance more than a century back and it is still a must-have for women today. The scent is distinguished and one can tell that it is bound to be favored by classy and mature ladies. The fragrance has an elegant finish and so does the flacon that holds it. The fragrance notes are almonds, vanilla, ylang ylang, jasmine and heliotrope. The scent is strong and not completely overpowering. It stays on the wearer's body for approximately 6 hours.