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You should be wearing or gifting at least one of these perfumes on Valentine’s Day

30 January 2019

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Photo by Delphine Avril Planqueel and Karen Inderbitzn-Waller for Fashion Quarterly Issue 1, 2018.

Whether you judge a perfume’s sexiness by how it makes you feel, or its effect on a prospective (or current) partner, there are some perfumes that straddle (ooh la la!) both ideals and have truly proven their power as plain all-round-alluring.

Physical attraction is known to be influenced by scent and can also play a part in channelling your inner-Beyonce when it comes to your own self-confidence, so why wouldn’t you boost your chances by wearing a divine-smelling fragrance!

There are some common threads among perfumes known for their sex appeal: opulent florals like orchids and tuberose, musky or woody primal notes and more nostalgic, warm gourmand notes like vanilla and spice.

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We’ve rounded up some fragrances with these elements, famed for increasing the odds when it comes to seeking a close encounter of the sexiest kind!

Scroll for the sexiest fragrances below:

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