By: Deola Paul-Inyang
Abela (which in Yoruba means Candle) by Scents of Africa is a Nigerian Afro-Centric Artistic Perfumery Brand that interprets its world through scents; telling stories of its African heritage & perspective.
Through an array of olfactory platforms, the Abela brand expresses the emotions behind art, culture and human experiences. Abela by Scents of Africa offers an array of conceptual art fragrance products for home and personal care.
Deola Paul-Inyang is a trained artistic perfumer-creator and educator. Deola, CEO Scents of Africa, specializes in Artistic Perfumery, Aromatic Distillation, Aromatherapy & Perfume Education.
Deola is the visionary behind Abela Centre for Olfactory Art, Lagos which is the home of all Scents of Africa’s creative platforms which collectively inspire the passion for olfactory art in Africa as a communication form. Deola is passionate about creating social solutions for Olfactory Art in Africa; empowering creative olfactory originators by establishing artistic platforms for its budding community of perfume artisans.
Abela has a number of product launches in 2022, including the Farm Therapy Aromatherapy Candles Pillow Spray and Personal Care Collections. The Abela Centre for Olfactory Art opened recently in Lagos, Nigeria with a range of conceptual scent art products