Think it’s just your clothing that requires a refresh come summer? Think again! Warm weather calls for light, fresh summer scents to match the sweltering climate, so it’s always a good idea to update your perfume wardrobe, too. Whether you’re looking for a summer perfume reminiscent of salty skin and a balmy breeze or prefer one that’s similar to a garden in bloom, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for in our selection. Trust us, these are the summer scents you’ll be wearing all season long!
1. Perfect by Marc Jacobs
Calling all floral fragrance fans! This one’s for you. Just like the name suggests, Perfect by Marc Jacobs is nothing short of a showstopping summer scent. Striking the ultimate balance between playful and bright, this scent combines the oh-so juicy notes of rhubarb and daffodil, creating a dreamy aroma that is creamy and mellow on the dry down. All in all, the perfect accompaniment for all of your summer plans.
2. La Vie Est Belle by Lancôme
If La Vie Est Belle isn’t in your summer perfume wardrobe, then it’s time to change that! With just the right amount of sweetness and freshness, this all-around iconic scent ticks all the boxes when the temperature starts to climb. You’ll find the pear and blackberry create a subtle sweetness that is perfectly balanced with the vanilla and praline, which leaves a trail of seduction as the sun goes down.
3. Summer Dream by Ghost
Yet to book your summer holiday trip? No probs! Simply spritz, and Summer Dream by Ghost will take care of the rest. With lemon, orange flower water and gardenia notes, this fabulously floral scent envelops you in an aroma that rivals any summer breeze. Topped off with indulgent base notes of white woods and amber, this scent is both mesmerising and alluring right until your head touches the pillow at night.
4. Babe Heat by Missguided
Shaped just like a can of your favourite cocktail, Babe Heat from Missguided smells nearly good enough to drink! As the sun goes down, this perfume dials the temperature back up with the top notes of tequila sunrise and tropical accords of coconut and pear, which is just as dreamy as it sounds. This scent is best enjoyed in a beach bar with your best mates.
5. Dylan Turquoise by Versace
Dylan Turquoise by Versace is the energetic, tropical, and refreshing summer scent you’ve been searching for. Carefully balancing the zesty notes of lemon and mandarin with the exotic notes of guava and coconut, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a more summer-ready scent. Rounded off with woody and musky notes, this scent will have you perfectly prepped for turquoise waters and sandy shores. Greece anyone?