Many of the classiest perfumes owe their musky aroma to a fairly un-classy ingredient: whale poop. Here’s the story of the long, unlikely journey of ambergris, one of the world’s weirdest cosmetic ingredients.
Producer: Lena Jackson
Illustrators: Jimmy Kalman and Angelica Baini
Animator: Alexa Ledesma
Sound: Carlos Hurtado
Voiceover: Ashley Velez
Supervising Producer: Allie Jaynes
Executive Producer: Michelle Nash