Vanilla, based on studies, has long been proven to be one of the most attractive scents for both men and women. It’s a natural aphrodisiac, which makes the case as to why it has become a widely popular fragrance note. So let’s say you’re to pull off a seductive act, what better way to do so than to use an olfactory trick? Below, we round up a list of sugary sweet vanilla-infused perfumes that will instantly make you feel like the sexiest version of yourself.
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Christian Dior Hypnotic Poison Eau De Toilette (50ml), P4900, Rustan’s
This oriental potion is a blend of sweet, nutty, and powdery accords that make for a sensual, bewitching scent. It’s called Hypnotic Poison for a reason.
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Jo Malone Blue Agava & Cacao Cologne (100ml), P6980, Greenbelt 5
A warm spicy scent with opulent base notes of cocoa, cinnamon, musk, and vanilla, it’s a sensually sweet bottle that packs a fresh and zesty punch.
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Carolina Herrera 212 VIP (80ml), P5700, Zalora.com.ph
Take a whiff of this “explosive cocktail” especially created for an It girl with insider access to the hottest and trendiest parties in New York.
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Elie Saab L’eau Couture EDT (90ml), P5500, Rustan’s
A sweet nutty fragrance that will deliciously remind you of springtime, L’eau Couture brings together a sophisticated medley of green almond, vanilla, and white floral accords.
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Kenneth Cole White for Her (100ml), P3700, Rustan’s
Clean and crisp, Kenneth Cole’s fragrance for women has both the freshness of floral notes and the seductive accords brought upon by musk, vanilla, and amber.
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Davidoff Cool Water Sensual Essence (100ml), P4698, SM Department Stores
Picture the beach with a view of the golden sunset—that’s exactly what this bottle promises to do: to invoke the feeling of salt and sea on your warm skin.
Valentino Donna (100ml), P6600, Rustan’s
Made for "high society" ladies who know the rules yet break them anyway. It’s elegant yet flirty, with lingering notes of rose, bergamot, and smooth vanilla.
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The Body Shop Vanilla Eau de Toilette (30ml), P795, SM Megamall
A light yet long-lasting scent of classic warm vanilla, it’s basically a delectable dessert that you can spritz onto your skin!
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Thierry Mugler Angel Liqueur de Parfum, SM Department Stores
Sugar? Yes, please! This fine elixir oozes with luscious flavors like caramel, vanilla, and cognac—and the best part is that it stays put from dusk till dawn.
YSL Black Opium Classic, P6500, SM Department Stores
Perfect for working girls who can’t survive a day without a dose of caffeine, this sweet and warm spicy blend of fragrance with notes of coffee, vanilla, pink pepper, and white flowers will invigorate your senses with just one whiff.