If you’re one of the many who have fallen in love with the grandma scent trend, there’s good news—it’s gaining popularity and momentum! That said, it might be best to not overdo it on any one single scent as to not become predictable. But with so many different scents out there, you may be feeling like you don’t know where to start or which ones work best together. Follow these five fragrance combinations below to create your own scents that are sure to leave anyone around you hooked and wanting more!
Why Scents Can Affect Our Moods and Choices
Scents are more than just a way to make things smell nice. They can actually have a powerful effect on our moods and choices. Different scents can affect us in different ways, but some of the most common effects include relaxation, increased energy, and improved focus.
- Yves Saint Laurent Libre Eau de Parfum
Rose, lavender, vanilla, and musk are typically associated with powdery fragrances. There is also the possibility of some warmth. Yves Saint Laurent’s fragrance features lavender, orange blossom, and vanilla extract, so it’s sweet and floral.
- Kilian Paris Love, Don’t Be Shy
This may be of interest, which is a variation on the warm-florals theme. With notes of orange blossom, vanilla absolute, and marshmallow, it’s a very sweet scent that’s grounded in amber.
- The 7 Virtues Vanilla Woods Eau de Parfum
With typical scents of vanilla and rose, this one has the so-called powdery smell. Pear and amber make for an intoxicating and grounded perfume.
- Byredo Mojave Ghost
If you’re after something grounded but with a hint of femininity, Mojave Ghost by Byredo may be perfect for this perfume. Apart from the violet-infused powder, this product contains Jamaican nessberry, magnolia, Chantilly musk, amber, and cedarwood.
- Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum Fragrance Spray
Flowerbomb is always a popular choice. This delicious scent contains delicious floral notes: freesias, roses, sambac jasmine, and cattleyas. Patchouli and vanilla balance out the flower explosion for a sophisticated and feminine scent.
- Le Labo Labdanum Labdanum 18 Eau de Parfum
Amber dominates this perfume, but it also contains scents of patchouli, tonka bean, and vanilla. Wear it if you love being a mystery. There’s a touch of mystery in this subtle fragrance.
- Prada Les Infusions Iris Eau de Parfum
Although Prada’s perfume veers more towards the traditional side, it is also fresh and light. Top notes are iris pallida, mandarin, and neroli, with middle notes of cedarwood, vetiver, and galbanum. a mixture of base notes that includes incense and benzoin.
- Dior Miss Dior Eau de Parfum
Described as a colorful bouquet, this perfume smells vibrant and exciting, and features a bouquet of fragrances that include fresh lily of the valley, spicy peony, and powdery iris.
- Maison Margiela Replica Bubble Bath
Perhaps this fragrance would make you feel like you’re in a bubble bath all the time, if taking bubble baths are one of your favorite activities? The scent of soap bubbles is complemented by notes of rose, jasmine, lavender, white musk, and coconut milk accord. It’s fresh and cozily scented, just like a bubble bath!
- Chloé Eau de Parfum Spray
It’s one of the perfumes that you will reach for every day, as it is so sophisticated and elegant. Aside from the powdery rose scent, it also has notes of pink peony, freesia, lychee, magnolia flower, lily of the valley, cedarwood, amber, and honey.