Women's 3.0 oz EDP Spray. In September of 2014 Yves Saint Laurent launched Black Opium the new fragrance announced as a rock n roll interpretation of the classic that should highlight the dark mysterious side of the YSL brand. Master perfumers Nathalie Lorson and Marie Salamagne in collaboration with Olivier Cresp and Honorine Blanc developed the composition. Notes of coffee present in large quantities dominate the scent. Additional accords are pink pepper orange blossom jasmine vanilla patchouli and cedar.