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Our Top Picks: Aromatic Perfume and Fragrance

Our Top Picks: Aromatic Perfume and Fragrance
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We all have our reliable go-to fragrance; some prefer the sweetness of fruity fragrances, others gravitate towards the allure of powdery florals, and then there are those who can’t resist the head-turning charm of oriental options. If you’re looking for an uplifting scent with rich, herbaceous notes, you’ve come to the right place.

Aromatic meaning

The term ‘aromatic’ in the context of fragrance refers to scents that are characterised by distinct, often herbal or spicy notes. Known for their ability to leave a lasting impression, aromatic fragrances go beyond a simple, pleasant smell and unexpectedly awaken the senses.

Best aromatic fragrances

We’ve handpicked some of the very best aromatic fragrances for men, women and savvy shoppers looking for a special scent that won’t also break the bank. Let’s dive into the world of aroma and find your perfect pairing.

Aromatic fragrance for men

Introducing Davidoff Cool Water for the confident fearless man. This distinctly irresistibly crisp and aromatic fragrance is inspired by the freshness of the ocean. With notes of coriander, mint, lavender and amber, this unique composition is perfect for daytime wear, providing a refreshing and enduring scent, bound to leave a memorable impression.

Or opt for a fragrance that encapsulates the spirit of a man daring to push boundaries — HUGO BOSS HUGO Man Eau de Toilette. With an energising fusion of fresh, crisp green apple intertwined with vibrant aromatic notes and the smokiness of fir balsam, this scent is a celebration of originality and is designed for thrill-seekers looking to step outside of their comfort zone.

The fresh and bright Yves Saint Laurent’s Y Live Men Eau Intense Eau de Toilette Spray makes it a reachable aromatic fragrance for spring and summer when light and refreshing scents are often preferred. Y LIVE is perfect for relaxed evenings out thanks to undertones of juniper, orange blossom, and amber woods that add an astonishing touch of seductiveness to an everyday occasion.

Aromatic perfume for women

Created in 1948, Nina Ricci L'Air Du Temps Eau de Toilette Spray is a timeless ode to peace, love and freedom. This aromatic perfume captures the very essence of femininity whilst celebrating eternal youth through a gorgeous blend of floral and spicy notes. The fragrance unfolds with top notes of carnation and gardenia, giving way to a heart of rose and jasmine. It closes with a rich and long-lasting base of sandalwood and iris to leave the wearer with a warm embrace that lingers gracefully behind you.

For those who don’t lean towards sweet scents, Clinique Aromatics Elixir Eau de Toilette Spray is arguably the original aromatic perfume for women. might be your ideal match. This herby and woody fragrance offers a unique experience for those who prefer complexity in their aroma. With its dynamic blend of aldehydes, coriander, chamomile, clary sage, lemon, verbena, bergamot, Brazilian rosewood, and geranium, this fragrance deviates from the typical sweet notes found in conventional perfumes.

Think of the tropical scents of Cuba and let Mancera Paris Aoud Lemon Mint Eau de Parfum Spray whisk you away on an aromatic journey. This tropical paradise begins with lemon, coriander, black pepper and almonds, while the heart of oud, jasmine, patchouli and fresh mint delves into a zesty and refreshing core. Base notes of animalic leather, vanilla, Haitian vetiver, and white musk wrap you in an almost eternal embrace, where every spritz captures a sun-drenched oasis.

Aromatic fragrances under £25

Calvin Klein CK Be Eau de Toilette isn’t just a fragrance; it’s a cost-effective alternative for those seeking an aromatic experience without breaking the bank. An inspiring and uplifting fragrance, CK Be is inviting with its layer of white spices and magnolia. Finishing with sandalwood and tonka bean, this warm and welcoming fragrance is great for all occasions. Whether you are going to a business meeting or a party, this aromatic scent will certainly make an impression. Wear it with confidence and enjoy its star power

Ideal for daytime wear, Elizabeth Arden Green Tea Eau Toilette Spray is a budget-friendly yet classic aromatic perfume that radiates freshness wherever you go. With its aromatic, citrusy profile packed with delightful notes from orange peel to rhubarb, this is an affordable yet quality perfume set to radiate summer vibes all year round.

More aromatic fragrances this way

Step into the wonderful world of fragrances at Fragrance Direct and find your perfect match today. Explore our full range of perfumes and aftershaves, or if you’re looking for top tips and tricks on the different types of fragrances, check out the Fragrance Direct blog here.

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