While we won't miss the blistering heat of the summer, we'd definitely miss its vibrance during the rainy season. Luckily, we can always channel that part with a few spritzes of a crisp, fresh-smelling fragrance. Ahead, we list 10 that you can keep on your vanity for that instant pick-me-up:
1. Marc Jacobs Daisy Sunshine
With notes of sweet white strawberry, sunny marigold, and warm white woods, Daisy Sunshine is your little piece of sunshine in a bottle.
Marc Jacobs Daisy Sunshine Eau de Toilette, P4,598 for 50ml, SM Beauty
2. Calvin Klein Eternity Summer for Women
This vibrant floral and fruit fragrance will take you back to your fondest seaside memories. A single spritz immediately covers you in the juiciness of oranges and pears, the freshness of peonies, and the intoxicating scent of white amber.
Calvin Klein Eternity Summer for Women Eau de Parfum, P4,698 for 100ml, Department Stores
3. Dolce & Gabbana Dolce Peony
Dolce Peony is inspired by the fresh, free, and feminine qualities of the peony flower, which is also known as a symbol for positive energy and luck. It lies at the heart of the scent with Bulgarian rose, intensified by a woody amber and patchouli base.
Dolce & Gabbana Dolce Peony Eau de Parfum, P5,350 for 50ml, SM Beauty
4. Narciso Rodriguez Pure Musc
A blend of musk, white flowers, and white cashmere, Pure Musc is a timeless scent that's alluring on its own but decadent and addicting when layered with other fragrances.
Narciso Rodriguez Pure Musc Eau de Parfum, P5,500 for 50ml, Rustan's the Beauty Source
5. L'Occitane Herbae Par
Herbae is teeming with whiffs of fresh greens and flowers that captures the untamable beauty of nature.
L'Occitane Herbae Par Eau de Parfum, P4,100, Rustan's the Beauty Source
6. Hermés Un Jardin Sur La Lagune
This new fragrance from Hermés takes you on a journey to a mysterious garden with magnolias and lilies in the middle of the sea. "I dreamed of this garden; I created a perfume woven from its memories, the cycle of trees and flowers, nature still enduring within it," describes the brand's perfume Christine Nagel.
Hermés Un Jardin Sur La Lagune Eau de Toilette, price unavailable, Greenbelt 3
7. Maison Francis Kurkdjian À La Rose
À la rose celebrates femininity and love with rich roses (two hundred and fifty, actually) from Grasse spiked with the brightness of orange and bergamot.
Maison Francis Kurkdijan À La Rose Eau de Toilette, price unavailable, Adora Greenbelt 5
8. Chloé Nomade
Nomade is all about adventure. It balances woody and floral notes like oak moss and freesia for an uplifting scent that's elegant and representative of feminine energy.
Chloé Nomade Eau de Parfum, price unavailable, SM Beauty
9. Issey Miyake Pure Petale de Nectar
Carry the relaxing notes of spring with you all year round with this mix of pear, honey, and copper-brown rose enveloped in aquatic notes of ambergris and cashmeran.
Issey Miyake Pure Petale de Nectar Eau de Parfum, P6,200 for 90ml, SM Beauty
10. Carolina Herrera 212 VIP Rosé Extra
212 VIP Rosé is the bold, extra fragrance you'd want to wear to an evening party. It opens with a festive combination of cherry liquor and citrus before dialing down with the strength of woods and florals.
Carolina Herrera VIP Rose Extra Eau de Parfum, P6,250 for 80ml, SM Beauty