Popular Fragrance Notes - Perfumes and Fragrance Directory
Energizing and zesty notes like bergamot, mandarine, and lemon.
A light citrus fragrance from the extract of a bergamot orange.
An invigorating lemon citrus aroma envelopes and stimulates, creating a vibrant, refreshing fragrance.
Citrus fragrance from a loose-rinded orange. Yellow to reddish-orange in color, this small orange tree origins can be found in southeastern Asia.
The largest fragrance category with keynotes of jasmine, tuberose, or gardenia.
A sweet fragrance. Essential oil extracted from the jasmine shrub.
A freshing herbaceous floral.
Lily of the Valley or Muguet (French)
A delicate and light sweet fragrance. Native to the Northern Hemisphere or Europe and Asia. Also known as the May Lily, or Our Lady's Tears in Christian legend.
A very strong and refresshing bittersweet fragrance most widely used in perfumery. Distilled oil from the flowers of a bitter orange tree.
A delicate fruity floral apricot fragrances. The osmanthus flower is native to China.
A highly fragrant lily-like aroma. This Mexican herb has waxy white flowers that grow in spikes and grasslike leaves.
A sweet floral fragrance. Oil from the flowers of the cananga tree. Pronounced "ee-long ee-long".
Rich and opulent exotic spices and resins illuminating the Far East.
A subtle woody, warm and full-bodied fragrance.
A sweet and spicy fragrance similar to ginger. Native to India.
A distinctive woody fragrance with rich musk noes. One of the earthiest essential oils, from mint.
A soft, sweet and woody fragrance. Used in perfumery, aromatherapy and incense.
Earthy woody and herbaceous give both warmth and brightness to fragrances.
A soft pine fragrance. From variety of woody herb, rockroses.
Sharp pine fragrance. Growth on oak trees.
A woody fragrance. From a small shrub or tree that has fragrant bell-shaped flowers hanging below green foliage.
An earthy, smoky fragrance. Essential oil from an African grass root.
An accord is a blend of several scent notes to create a new scent, such as several florals mingled to create a bouquet.
Aquatic notes have a light and clean energy layer with notes like salty ocean water or warm spring rain accords, include cooling aquatic aroma with notes such as water lily or water myacinth.