Fragrance Guide

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Step 1. Explore the Fragrance Notes

Simply click on each of the links below to discover more about each fragrance note.


Fresh notes usually comprise of citrus, water and green overtones. This means they have refreshing, zesty and vibrant smells. Citrus-based fragrances are usually created with lemon, mandarin and bergamot, while water fragrances are made with aquatic notes like sea spray. Fresh green fragrances are often reminiscent of herbal and leafy scents for a crisp, uplifting smell. They also incorporate fruity and aromatic fragrances, created with notes of lavender, rosemary or basil.

Fresh: For Her

Zesty notes are refreshing and add an effervescent quality to fragrances, with a hint of elegance and cleanliness. They provide a good companion to fruity notes too, stopping them from becoming overly sweet. Fresh, fruity and crisp, these notes help you feel energised - a lovely spring time choice.

Fresh: For Him

A fresh, zesty scent is uplifting and the perfect addition to your everyday fragrance wardrobe. Balancing citrus fruits like mandarin, grapefruit and bergamot make this an exceptionally scent-friendly group. Think of the outdoors with the invigorating essence, a great stimulant for the adventurous men out there.

Once you've found the right note(s), you're ready for the next step. With your note(s) in hand, move on to discover more about the individual fragrance families that lie within it. 

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