Here at The Fragrance Shop we like to make sure our customers choose the fragrance that’s right for you, so we’ve put together a handy guide to help you make an informed decision on which is best for your needs.
By far the most popular type of perfume, the floral fragrance is a romantic, light and slightly sweet scent. These fabulous perfumes are a blend of flowers such as the rose, violet, lily, jasmine and lavender. Most mens floral scents have orange blossom at their heart, giving an alluring tone.
Largely favoured by men, the woody perfumes often have light top notes with a muskier heart. Made from sandalwood, patchouli and oakmoss, these warm, dry and musky notes provide an air of sophistication and mystery to all who wear them. Women prefer the woody notes for evenings.
The amount of solvent mixed with perfume oils determines how strong your fragrance is.
There are many types of perfumes and fragrances, some of which are listed below.
Fragrances are commonly broken up into three kinds of notes. Top, middle/heart and base.