Ah, summer! Always an intoxicating blend of scents – think freshly cut grass, coconut-scented sun lotion and a balmy sea salt breeze. So when it comes to selecting 'the one' among shelves packed with summer perfume, go for a spritz that best embraces the spirit of the season.
Say bye bye to the woody depths of winter notes and say hello to a fresh new outlook with our pick of the top scents for the sun-drenched months.
If gorgeous gourmands top your fragrance wish list time and time again, then you’re in luck. Sweet notes reign supreme throughout summer.
A reinterpretation of Paco Rabanne’s now-iconic Lady Million, this variation packs an intense punch. Sweetened by honey and cocoa bean and exploding with freshness via juicy raspberry, it’s nothing short of intoxicating.
Presented in a bottle as playful as the scent itself, this Marc Jacobs scent is worth going dotty over. Fusing sweet honeysuckle with notes of coconut water, orange blossom and dragon fruit, it will be as intriguing on the skin as it is will be on the dressing table.
Zesty & Fresh
A zingy, zesty scent is perfect for dousing in after a long hot summer’s day – it practically puts the spring back into every step.
Dive into the Mediterranean Sea with a splash of Dolce & Gabbana’s invigorating scent. Clashing tones of tangy lemon with juicy green apple, Light Blue is a summer classic for good reason.
Blending crisp sea salt with pink watermelon, mandarin and strawberries, Malibu Surf by Juicy Couture will have you channelling the Cali cool aesthetic with every spray.
There’s a reason us women delight at the sight of a bouquet of flowers. So why not give yourself that same joyful sensation at the first spritz of your summer fragrance?
A delicate blend of apple blossom and fruit, this DKNY scent will breathe new life into your fragrance collection. Complemented with a rose, lily of the valley and jasmine heart it’s blooming marvellous if you ask us!
Thought floral fragrances were reserved for the uber-sophisticated? Ghost throws us a curve ball with Ghost Girl – perfect for the playful as well as the polished. What starts of bursting with fruity goodness settles to a heart of bold white flowers and orange blossom.
Hot & Heady
A hot, humid day can often turn a spicy scent into an overpowering one. Instead opt for these bold oriental fragrances that can handle the heat.
Presented in a bottle as glamorous as the glitzy scent, Michael Kors’ Sexy Amber is attractive from every angle. A sultry blend of amber (of course), sandalwood and mandarin awaits…
Clashing French macaroon with earthy patchouli, Lacoste’s L.12.12 Pour Elle Sparkling is the best of both worlds.
Light & Airy Body Mists
If you find sweet, fruity perfumes a little too overpowering, then switch to a refreshingly light body mist – and you needn’t hold back on the spritzing!
Send your senses to picture-perfect shores with Layering Lab’s Paradise. A blend of exotic tangerine, white flowers, vanilla and amber lend this fragrance major beach vibes. And the best part is? You can layer the scent over any others in Layering Lab collection for a bespoke finishing touch.