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.

Try: 

Replica Beach Walk EDT , €105, MAISON MARGIELA PARIS

Replica Beach Walk EDT , €105, MAISON MARGIELA PARIS

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.

Try: 

Obsessed Intense EDP, €63.50, Calvin Klein

Obsessed Intense EDP, €63.50, Calvin Klein

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.

Try: 

Nirvana Black EDP, €108.50, Elizabeth & James

 

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.

Try: 

Grapefruit Cologne, €54, Jo Malone

 

 

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.

Try: 

Gucci Bloom EDP, €90, Gucci

 

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.

Try: 

Grand Neroli Cologne, €60, ATELIER COLOGNE

 

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.

Try: 

Debaser EDP, €150, D.S. & DURGA

 

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.

Try: 

Rose 31 Perfume Oil, €127, LE LABO

 

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.

Try:

Musc Ravageur EDP, €185, FREDERIC MALLE

 

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.

Try: 

Baccarat Rouge EDP, €195, MAISON FRANCIS KURKDJIAN

 

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.

Try: 

Molecule 01, €52, ESCENTRIC MOLECULES

 

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.

Try:

Blu Mediterraneo Bergamotto di Calabria EDT, €75, ACQUA DI PARMA