Le Participe Passe by Serge Lutens Perfume. Le Participe Passe is a balsalmic and oriental fragrance that is a great option for either men or women. It was launched in 2018. Its top notes consist of bergamot and artemisia. Its middle consists of pepper and fruity notes. Its base combines notes of Egyptian balsam, resins, cumin, caramel, leather, and patchouli. This is a long-lasting fragrance with quite heavy sillage.