Just a few short years ago, it was quite the epic mission to find a natural perfume that was as complex and alluring as its department store counterpart.
Thankfully these days you needn’t sacrifice olfactory pleasure when opting for a natural fragrance alternative, as the perfumes we’re about to introduce you to will prove.
Read on to discover a selection of our favourite floral and fruity natural fragrances and perfumes that will invigorate your senses and keep you feeling beautiful and fresh throughout those long, hot summer days and balmy nights.
FLORAL-BASED NATURAL PERFUME
Built upon a heady base of jasmine and musk, this floral scent also combines the gorgeous notes of gardenia, tuberose and creamy white blossoms in full bloom to create a complex and intoxicating scent that’s ideal for summer.
This lush fragrance manages to maintain a clean and fresh feel, whilst also exuding incredible warmth and allure.
If you’re unfamiliar with the AROMANTIK brand, now’s the perfect time to get acquainted. The natural perfume business was founded by professional perfumer Sally Woodward-Hawes, who carefully hand-blends the beautiful natural fragrances from her studio in Manly, Sydney.
Sally only selects the finest natural essential oils, resins and ingredients when creating her fragrances, ensuring every AROMANTIK scent is a veritable work of olfactory art.
Van Der Faun Hummingbird Eau de Parfum is a sweet, flirty and all-natural scent that’s been created using certified organic ingredients.
The perfume is fresh, light and utterly feminine, making it the perfect summer scent for the playful and care-free woman. This delightful perfume features notes of fresh rose, honeysuckle and geranium essentials oils.
The scent is perfect for both day and night, and is a beautiful option for women who prefer fresher, lighter scents.
The Van Der Faun brand itself is a truly artisanal in nature, and use only 100% certified organic ingredients to create lush scents from nature’s purest and most beautiful sources.
Van Der Faun is all about grace and style, and the company draws on these elements to create scents that are both luxurious and timeless. The Australian brand is also extremely eco conscious, and all of their products are cruelty-free.
If you love warm, sweet, feminine florals you’ll love Acorelle Harmonising Silky Rose Eau de Parfum.
With a fresh bouquet of rosebud, lychee, Bulgarian rose, Egyptian geranium and fresh freesia at its heart along with a fruity base of raspberry, this zesty and warm perfume will remind you of a beautiful and feminine rose garden in high spring.
An offshoot of French beauty house Laboratoire Odysu, Acorelle’s sophisticated and invigorating perfumes will capture you from the very first encounter.
Containing complex and alluring notes derived from essential oils, Acorelle offers Ecocert certified-organic perfumes that combine performance and respect for the skin while also providing high quality fragrance at an affordable price.
FRUIT-BASED NATURAL PERFUME
If you’re looking for a bubbly, sun-kissed scent that smells like summer in a bottle, try LAVANILA Vanilla Summer Eau de Toilette.
Featuring mouth-watering tropical notes like mango, juicy pineapple, creamy coconut milk, and island sugar cane that’s been steeped in a warm base of Madagascar vanilla, LAVANILA Vanilla Summer is the ultimate for fragrance for women who adore the idea of breathtaking sunsets set against the sound of lapping waves.
Here at THE ECO EDIT, LAVANILA is one of our favourite fragrance houses. The brand carefully infuses pure essential oils with 100% natural botanicals to create scents that are clean, fresh, and inviting.
With each spritz, LAVANILA also nurtures the skin with the potent antioxidant properties of goji berry and Kakadu plum, and soothing willow herb, and hydrating olive leaf for a healthy dose of 30 essential vitamins and minerals and 19 amino acids.
The Little Alchemist Passionfruit & Lime Natural Perfume is a fresh, citrus-based scent that’s like a tart, summery dessert.
The fragrance is bright and uplifting with a heart of sparkling, zesty lime blended with sweet layers of tropical passionfruit and mango all piled on top of a base of delicate coconut and creamy sandalwoods.
This little beauty will transport you to your happy place – just what you want on those long, hot summer days.
We love the philosophy behind The Little Alchemist. This luxe Aussie brand is committed to using the rarest and most precious aromatics and natural essences from around the world to create unique botanical blends.
But they don’t just smell amazing – they also feed your skin a daily dose of over 40 essential nutrients, including açai and goji berry, along with wheatgrass and a mélange of nourishing vitamins.
The perfect pick-me-up on any given day, Vanessa Megan Limelight Natural Perfume will invigorate your senses and refresh your spirit.
Featuring a zesty blend of orchard citrus essential that are known to energise and help lift the spirits and freshen your mind. This perfect summery scent contains the essential oils of fresh lime, mandarin, lemon tea and sweet orange, and is the perfect fragrance choice for those days when you need to perform at your best.
We love the story behind the Vanessa Megan brand. Founded by Vanessa Megan Gray, the idea for business was born when Vanessa’s best friend shared this clever pearl of wisdom: “You should never put anything on your skin that you wouldn’t eat.”
The phrase stuck a chord with Vanessa, and sparked the launch of what is today proving to be an incredibly successful skincare and fragrance brand, and one of our most loved brands here at THE ECO EDIT.