A fragrance, most often the final touch to a look, adds character and increases your personal confidence. While an outfit represents your personality, a fragrance defines it. From rough sandalwood and patchouli notes to exude a rougher, grittier image to lily of the valley and pink champagne to accompany a more feminine and softer persona, there’s a fragrance for everyone.
Like choosing a fragrance for the fall, spring is a baffling season when deciding what notes suit the season best. It isn’t as straightforward as summertime where fruity notes dominate to remind us about the summer breeze or scented cupcake and amber accords to keep us warm during winter. Spring reflects the season of an airy, lighter appeal to correspondent to the delicate blossoming period.
Here, we’ve made it easy for you. We’ve rounded up our top five fragrances that should be added to your fresh botanical collection and will gear you up ready for any occasion this season.
With top notes primarily consisting of energetic citrus flavours such as bergamot, lemon zest and lime, this opulent creation amplifies freshness and youthfulness when it hits the skin. The concoction then dives into a supple more feminine feel with soft rose and peach to deliver a dewy effect. Finally, to add sustenance, the fragrance closes with warm musk to keep everything intact and provide you with a charming finish.
A slightly bolder option, Valentino’s Valentina is a gourmand floral scent that emphasizes the complexity of the different angles of a rose. It opens with mouthwatering blackcurrant and strawberry accords to intrigue your senses with its vibrant fruit confection.The base then surrounds it’s main note with guilty pleasures of praline, vanilla and cashmere for a heavier tone.
Taking inspiration from her fourth studio album “Sweetener”, Ariana Grande’s Cloud is exactly the picture you get when the name hits your mind. Soft, whimsical and sunny, Cloud’s introduction indulges you with light pear and lavender to absorb the smoothness of the season. The middle notes add a tropical undertone with traces of coconut and whipped cream to protrude a more babydoll sensibility. The fragrance then closes with an exclusive whisper of lavish praline and musk
The composition opens with a mixture of pink citruses of grapefruit and blackcurrant. The heart then infuses aromas of rose, pomegranate and pink hyacinth to magnify the complexity of a steadier base of cedar and ambrosian to encapsulate a more long-lasting effect. Plus who can resist the amusing packaging it comes in?
Like falling in love with someone with an inexplicable feeling that is unexplainable, De Roses, entails the aura of new found adventure, charm and long lasting elegance. Its opening tones of litchi and bergamot complement the different textures of a Parisian rose garden at the heart only to reveal an unimaginable ending with subtle hints of peach.