In the 1980's, Anya McCoy began to formulate 100% natural perfumes, using classic French perfumery techniques. In 1991, she launched the first retail natural perfume line in America. Anya is recognized as a pioneer and guiding force in the development of natural perfumery worldwide.
In 2002, Anya started a natural perfumery educational group on Yahoo, and later launched the Natural Perfumers Guild. She mentors thousands on the Yahoo group, and has built an international association of professionals in the Guild.
In 2013, she was honored to be nominated and voted in as the first artisan perfumer inducted into the illustrious American Society of Perfumers.
All of Anya's Garden perfumes and fragrant products are pure and natural. The quality of the ingredients reflects her decades of experience sourcing beautiful oils from exotic areas of the world.
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Anya loves to give her customers the rarest and most beautiful fragrances, so extracts the scent from plants she grows in her organic garden in Miami.
The Natural Perfumery Institute features the first American perfumery textbook, authored by Head Instructor Anya McCoy. The textbook is used in the basic course, and contains 350 pages of comprehensive educational materials on making perfume. Professional evaluation forms, charts, database forms and much more are included in the course.
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