Refined fragrances have the power to transport us on vacation, simply through scent. With designer brands pulling inspiration from days by the ocean and sweet summer nights, exclusive Eau De Toilettes are now launching for the season. Shop new summer fragrances below, inviting wearers to relive memories abroad or create new ones through signature scents. —Julia Dumbrell
The latest creation by Jacques Cavallier Belletrud, Louis Vuitton has just launched Pacific Chill, a fragrance invoking daybreak over the ocean ($370). With notes of Blackcurrant, Cédrat, Basil, Lemon, Coriander and Carrot seeds, the fragrance gives an invigorating sensation for summer.
With Kayali Citrus—the latest by Huda Beauty—sparkling citrus notes of Italian Bergamot and Pink Grapefruit mingle with Rhubarb, Blackcurrant and Pink Pepper ($165). The brand lovingly refers to the scent as a contemporary twist of innovation.
Imagine a summer’s night with campfire light burning below indigo-blue night skies, with nothing around but soft, desert wind. This scene was the inspiration for the latest Le Labo scent, defining SANTAL 33 by a vision of freedom ($117).
Clarins invites us to revive our Inner Strength with the Eau Extraordinaire ($65). Awakening the senses with 95 percent natural ingredients, the scent combines comforting essential oils with stimulating plant extracts to restore skin.
Wearing Yves Rocher’s Eau de Parfum Sel d’Azur is like opening a window, inviting us to travel to a place where blue skies meet the sea ($55). Inspired by a summer in Nice, France, the perfume caresses the skin with breezy hints of salt.
Let the mind escape with irresistible notes of Coconut Milk, Palm Leaves, and Jasmine. Available online, the new Palm Beach Eau de Toilette from Dans Un Jardin evokes this delicious summer day baked in the sun ($50).
An exclusive new collaboration by Selv Rituel and Chez Marcus, don’t miss experiencing the Eucalyptus & Rosemary Stimulating Hair Mist this summer ($48). This vegan, natural and handcrafted product soothes the scalp and stimulates hair growth, inviting relaxation and at-home spa days.
Sol de Janeiro has released three summer-inspired fragrances for the season, which just launched at Sephora ($31). The Do Not Disturb Perfume Mist currently speaks to us, as a floral musk inviting wearers to unwind with sheer notes of mimosa flower and warm sand.