The holidays are just around the corner you might already be thinking about what gifts to give your loved ones. Perfume makes a great gift - but choosing the right fragrance can be hard work with so much choice out there!
One brand that’s always on our list when it comes to perfumes for gifting is Yves Saint Laurent. This beloved luxury brand has given the world a bundle of iconic scents, from the intoxicating YSL Black Opium to the sensuous YSL Mon Paris.
The 10 Best YSL Perfumes for Gifting
Here are some of the best YSL perfumes for gifting, so you can find the perfect present or buy a well-deserved treat for yourself. And with party season coming up, this is the time to discover a new fave fragrance.
From scents that are perfect for daily wear to fragrances that have the power to elevate special occasions, we’ve got you covered.
1. YSL Libre
This bold, sophisticated scent celebrates empowerment, freedom, courage, and femininity. Combining fruity, floral, woody, and musky notes, Libre is a complex fragrance with staying power (up to 10 hours) that will have its wearer oozing confidence. This winning combination of scents is what makes it a great gift for elegant women who are bold enough to chart their own path in life. Sound like you – or someone you know? Add it to your basket today and tick one gift off your list.
One of the most iconic and popular YSL perfumes, Black Opium remains a bestseller. YSL Black Opium EDP Extreme is a treat for the senses with its seductive and intense scent, thanks to a unique blend of black coffee and patchouli notes. This powerful combination is tapered by warm and delicate vanilla, floral, and fruity notes. While this easy-to-wear scent is geared toward women who love to have fun, its spicy and woody notes make it an ideal YSL perfume for men, too. Shop more Black Opium fragrances and sizes here.
Inspired by the City of Light, YSL Mon Paris is the embodiment of youth, freedom, and love. It’s also an invitation to seize the moment. Crafted by Olivier Cresp, Harry Fremont, and Dora Baghriche, YSL Mon Paris is a spellbinding fruity perfume that’s seductive yet well-balanced. Featuring notes of patchouli, musk, and datura orchid, this white chypre perfume makes a perfect gift for teenagers or young women who are starting to explore fragrances.
4. YSL La Nuit de L’Homme
Featuring a spicy, woody fragrance, La Nuit de L’Homme is a powerful, sensual fragrance that fills the air with a bewitching scent. This fresh, deep, and elegant YSL perfume for men features a complex blend of floral, citrus, and woody notes, making it a great choice for the bold and intense man in your life. Find this fragrance in 60ml and 100ml sizes on Fragrance Direct.
5. Yves Saint Laurent Y For Men
Y For Men is a versatile scent that can be worn day or night. With its woody and spicy notes, this YSL perfume is bold, sophisticated, and seductive. This makes a great pick for an accomplished, confident man. Y For Men is also a classic choice for younger men who are on the lookout for their new signature fragrance or something versatile that can be worn all year round. Shop Y for Men fragrances here.
Yves Saint Laurent Cinéma is a romantic and elegant perfume for women inspired by the glamour of the stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age. This timeless perfume is reminiscent of old Hollywood glamour, with its floral, fruity, and musky notes, making it a great choice for charismatic and confident women who are not afraid to step into the spotlight. Shop YSL Cinéma here.
7. Yves Saint Laurent M7
YSL M7 is an intense fragrance for men that gives off a sensual, complex scent. M7 blends citrus, resin, floral, and woody notes from mandarin, patchouli, oud wood, cistus and myrrh. Its warm scent is ideal for mature, cultured men with an adventurous streak.
8. YSL L’Homme
This YSL perfume combines woody and citrusy notes to create a warm, luxurious fragrance. With its complex, fresh, and masculine aroma, YSL L’Homme complements stylish men of all ages who can appreciate a timeless, elegant scent.
9. YSL Paris
YSL Paris is a delicate perfume for women that celebrates youthfulness and femininity. This sumptuous and romantic perfume fuses floral, citrus, and woody notes to create a scent fit for elegant, charming, and energetic women of all ages.
10. YSL Elle
YSL Elle is chic, sweet and spicy – a bold and vibrant scent for women of any age. In a beautiful fuchsia-pink and gold bottle, this women’s perfume looks as good as it smells. Purchase YSL Elle for someone who loves deep, woodsy, floral perfumes.