Flower and Floral perfumes are one of the most popular types of fragrances and a classic scent. From our iconic La vie est belle scent with Iris to Idôle centered on the rose – Lancôme offers a selection of different floral perfumes.
How do I choose the right floral perfume for me?
Finding the best floral perfume for you will primarily depend on your personal fragrance preferences. To help find a floral perfume try our fragrance finder quiz.
What are the different notes used in floral perfumes?
Floral perfumes can either feature on one individual floral note or contain many different florals. The floral notes used in perfumes are typically extracted from the flowers themselves. Some of the most popular florals used in perfumes include Rose, Iris, Gardenia, Lily, Freesia, and Jasmine.
What notes pair well with floral perfumes?
Floral notes often pair well with notes of Vanilla, Amber, Musk, and Wood which give layer nicely with florals to give a warmth to the scent. Fruity notes like citrus typically gives a fresh scent to floral perfumes.
What are the different types of floral perfumes?
Floral perfumes can have a different type of scent depending on the notes used. There are fresh floral perfumes which have a light and airy scent and warm floral perfumes which can be deep, mysterious, and comforting. Musk is also often paired together with florals to create a floral-musk perfume with an inviting and sweet floral scent.
When should I wear floral perfume?
Floral perfumes can be worn at any time of the day, during any season, and for any occasion – but they’re particularly great for wear during the daytime, at a wedding, and during the Spring and Summer seasons.
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