To mark today being the first day of Fragrance Week 2018, why not find out which scent really suits your personality, based on your star sign.
Out of our five senses, scent is the one most intrinsically linked to emotions, so it makes sense then, that taking personality traits into consideration, could also help us to find our signature scent.
Scroll down to pin point which notes play best with every sign….
PIECES – February 19 to March 20
Their birthstone’s aquamarine – the colour of the sea – so look for clean, dreamy scents to channel the sign’s link with the ocean.
ARIES – March 21 to April 19
For Aries who, above all, like to stay alert and on their always on their A-game, go for citrusy fragrances, mixed with floral base notes.
Taurus – April 20 to May 20
Being an earth sign, Taureans are drawn to sandalwood, so opt for a little spice and light woodsy scents, including those with musk as a base.
Gemini – May 21 to June 20
For the third astrological sign in the zodiac, try pink grapefruit and other fragrances with a light spirited, citrus undertone that will consequently match their upbeat personalities.
Cancer – June 21 to July 22
A range of white flowers belong to Cancer sign, including lilies, gardenias, paper whites, white lilac, white roses, jasmine and honeysuckle, so experiment and find that you’re drawn to a scent with one of these white flowers as its base.
Leo – July 23 to August 22
Leos were born to rise to leadership, so look for a fragrance that makes a statement and commands attention as a result, ie Orange Blossom, Juniper and Neroli.
Virgo – August 23 to September 22
Since Virgo are know for their perfectionist vibe, try scents with bitter fruits with sharp, earthy bases like blackcurrant and green fig which are ideal for balance.
Libra – September 23 to October 22
As a Libra, you tend to be drawn towards classic florals, therefore try something harmonious and elegant, with a soft luxurious rose base.
Scorpio – October 23 to November 21
Scorpions are generally attracted to oriental perfumes because they represent a personality veiled in mystery, so look for notes of spices, musk and oud.
Sagittarius – November 22 to December 21
Due to ties with their warm topaz gem birthstone, this fire sign is attracted to deeply sensual scents, with strong woody notes grounded by a musky base.
Capricorn – December 22 to January 19
Capricorn is an earth sign, and is known as the historical sign – valuing things of the past – therefore, search for incense-inspired scents with warm, leathery notes.
Aquarius – January 20 to February 18
Any perfume that’s right for an Aquarius sign by nature, would have to include especially relevant aquatic notes, paired with a fresh, green base.