Summer fragrances feature

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.

Summer fragrances feature

Deliciously Sweet

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.

Paco Rabanne Paco Rabanne Lady Million Privé 50ml Eau de Parfum £58.00 Buy Now

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.

Dolce & Gabbana Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau De Toilette 50ml £40.00 Buy Now
Juicy Couture Juicy Couture Malibu Surf 75ml £20.00 Buy Now

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.

Fancy Florals

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!

Donna Karan DKNY Fresh Blossom Eau de Parfum 30ml £38.00 Buy Now
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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…

Michael Kors Michael Kors Sexy Eau de Parfum 30ml £37.00 Buy Now
Lacoste Lacoste L.12.12 Pour Elle Sparkling Eau de Toilette 50ml £35.00 Buy Now

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.

Layering Lab Superdrug Layering Lab Body Mist Paradise 100ml £3.49 Buy Now
Zoella Zoella Sweet Inspirations Body Mist £8.00 Buy Now
Zoella’s Sweet Inspirations will add a sugary coating to any look. Well, when it’s said to be inspired by macaroons we expect nothing less than drool-worthy!