MABTOOTH : Al Shaikha
Notes of this Mabtooth
Top Notes (The first notes you will smell)
Middle Notes (Establish the "The characteristic notes" of the Oud)
Base Notes (These notes Evaporate slowly, making smell last long)
Mabsoos/Mabthooth are shavings of agarwood chips.
They already have a little smell but again, soaked in essential oils mentioned above.
These can be burnt using a charcoal incense burner or an electric incense burner.
Incense burning is a part of the Arab traditional that is still practiced even today.
It is often done by putting oudh/bakhoor/incense on the top of the ignited charcoal or an incense burner.
This process releases valuable fragrances through the air, and spreads scents that makes any room relaxing and comforting