The different bottle designs, housing the gorgeous scents of the season are definitely a must-have for the holiday beach bag. Every woman has her signature scent for each season, but fear not ladies, if you haven’t found your signature scent for the summer. From woodsy and floral, to beachy and fruity scents, there is no surprise that this season is all about sweet scented perfumes. Sweet scents have always been a perfect choice for the summer, but if you’re not a big fan of sweet scents, then not to worry strong scented perfumes with a hint of sweetness are also perfect so long as they are woodsy, floral, beachy or fruity. These scents are bound to get you into the summer mood.
Marc Jacobs Daisy Dream
Heart Notes: Jasmine, Lychee, Blue Wisteria
Top Notes: Blackberry, Grapefruit, Pear
Base Notes: White Woods, Musks, Coconut Water.
Light and airy, daisy dream is the perfect combination of floral and fruity. The refreshing scent is perfect for a feminine feel.
Available at The Perfume Shop in store and online for £38.50 for 30ml, £51.50 for 50ml, and £69.50 for 100ml.
Dolce and Gabbana Dolce
Heart Notes: White Amaryllis, Daffodil, Water Lily
Top Notes: Neroli Leaves, Papaya Flower
Base Notes: Cashmeran, Musky Notes, Sandalwood
Whether you are feeling adventurous or relaxed, holidays are definitely on the to-do list, be it a weekend break in France, or a week long relaxing holiday beachy holiday in Italy. No wonder why Dolce is the perfect for the summer as the perfume blossoms with the designers’ childhood memories in Sicily. Maybe you are planning on making your own memories in Sicily…
Dolce is available at Boots in stores and online for £44.50 for 30ml, £61.50 for 50ml and £72.50 for 100ml.
Davidoff Cool Water – Sea Rose Coral Reef
Heart Notes: Rose heart
Top Notes: Citrus, Mandarin
Base Notes: Cashmeran Wood
This perfume is perfect for your holiday bag, whether your lounging on the beach or relaxing near the outdoor pool. The scent will leave you feeling cool and sophisticated.
Cool Water Sea Rose Coral Reef is available at The Perfume Shop in store and online for £47.50 for 100ml.
Heart Notes: Rose
Top Notes: Citrus
Base Notes: Spices, Green Leaves
Balenciaga’s latest fragrance is perfect for the summer with it spicy rose scent enchanted by drops of citrus. The perfume is the perfect combination of floral with a fruity hint.
Rosabotanica is available to buy at Beauty Base in stores and online for £53 for 50ml and £69.99 for 100ml.
Prada Candy Florale
Heart Notes: Peony
Top Notes: Limoncello
Base Notes: Musks, Benzoin, Caramel
Prada’s Candy Florale fragrance is the perfect combination of, well, floral and candy of course. The perfume is perfect for a girly and feminine scent. As you already know, summer is all about soft feminine scents. Why not add this to the sweetness?
Candy Florale is available to buy at Boots in stores and online for £37.50 for 30ml and £51.50 for 50 ml.
Vera Wang Princess Power
Heart Notes: Jasmine, Rainbow Rose, Plumeria
Top Notes: Sparkling Pear, Apricot Blossom, Raspberry
Base Notes: Blonde Woods, Creamy Musk, Vanilla
Princess Power is the perfect perfume to keep you feeling energetic, with its fruity floral scent. This perfume pops with a kaleidoscope of colours, making you burst into a lively spirit. Who says summer isn’t a lively and energetic season?!
Princess Power is available to buy at Beauty Base in stores and online for £30 for 30ml and £45 for 50ml. The perfume is also available to buy in stores and online at The Perfume Shop.
Carolina Herrera 212 Surf
Heart Notes: White flowers with Gardenia, Camelia
Top Notes: Cut Flowers with Orange Blossom, Mandarin
Base Notes: Sensual wood with White Musk
Carolina Herrera‘s latest scent is perfect for a feminine, natural and stylish feel, with its gorgeous floral scent. The fragrance is perfect for the young cosmopolitan ready to embark on an adventure on a holiday getaway.
212 Surf is available to buy at The Perfume Shop in stores and online for £33.50 for 30ml, £47.50 for 60ml and £654.50 for 100ml.
Marc Jacobs Pink Honey
Heart Notes: Orange Blossom, Peach Nectar, Apricot, Honeysuckle
Top Notes: Pear, Juicy Mandarin
Base Notes: Honey, Golden Vanilla,
The gorgeous floral and fruity scent of Marc Jacobs Pink Honey is the perfect perfume to keep your spirits high this summer.
Marc Jacobs Pink Honey is available to buy at The Perfume Shop in stores and online for £49.50 for 50ml
Words: Ramana Ganger
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