About The Founder Melanie Jane
Melanie Jane is a name that is synonymous with the art of perfumery. Dubbed the "Fragrance Fairy" by her adoring fans, Melanie has been an avid enthusiast of fragrances throughout her life.
Today, Melanie's masterclasses are the go-to destination for anyone looking to discover the magic of perfumery. Through her classes, she continues to inspire and empower budding perfumers to unleash their creativity and craft their own unique fragrances.
1970 A FRAGRANCE FAIRY IS BORN
1997 THE JOURNEY BEGAN
Meet Melanie - a beauty and holistic therapy enthusiast. Little did she know that her passion for aromatherapy would unlock a whole new world of emotional healing for her. Struggling with postnatal depression and grief after the sudden loss of her beloved father Albert, Melanie found solace in the powerful properties of essential oils.
1999-2019 THE TWO-DECADE MIDDLE EASTERN JOURNEY
Back in '99, Melanie made the bold move to Dubai, where she soon set her sights on creating something truly special. After years of hard work and dedication, she finally launched NightingOils - a luxurious line of aromatherapy products, natural skincare, and tantalizing fragrances that took the local community by storm.
2016 A SCENT FILLED AUGUST CHANGED EVERYTHING
Melanie's journey into the world of fragrance took an exciting turn when she spent a life-changing summer at the prestigious Grasse Institute of Perfumery in France. The experience enriched her work and refined her craft, leading to fruitful partnerships with luxury perfume houses in Grasse and the UK.
2017 A GLOBAL REACH
IN 7* HOTELS
Melanie's journey in France was not just about refining her craft - it was also where she discovered her passion for teaching and inspiring others. Soon enough, she was hosting regular masterclasses in some of the most luxurious locations throughout the city, including the iconic Burj Al Arab.
2019 THE YEAR OF THE
2020 THE FRENCH CONNECTION
2023+ THE FUTURE
Melanie is a force to be reckoned with - juggling a packed schedule that includes supporting online students, designing bespoke perfumes for clients, organizing exclusive private events, and teaching at her French studio. And yet, she still manages to pursue exciting new projects and ventures.