Scents are our thing here at Escentual, so we love hearing about new fragrance award nominations – especially when they’re scents that we love too! So many of our stocked scents were honoured with a nomination at the PureBeauty awards that we wanted to give them a shout out. So have a read and see if your favourites are here too; if they are, give them some support by voting for them over at PureBeauty.
BEST FEMALE FRAGRANCE
Orla Kiely Eau de Parfum
Fresh, fruity and inspired by her love of the retro, Irish designer Orla Kiely’s debut fragrance is a thoroughly feminine and romantic scent. Unusual notes of chocolate, green tea and osmanthus inject a playfulness and individuality that it as special as Orla herself.
Captivating, sensual femininity bottled. A beautiful fruity-floral fragrance that encapsulates elegance and passionate chart. A burst of beautiful florals at its opening, scintillating citruses and exotic fruits at its heart and a deeply sensual woody-musky base. A captivating tool of seduction, an intoxicating blend of mysterious charm.
Giorgio Armani Acqua di Gioia Eau de Parfum
An addictive aquatic wood fragrance inspired by the lush purity of water. Exhilarating, thrilling and joyful, this hypnotic scent opens with a crisp mint and lemon accord before deepening into a gorgeously woody-floral heart of jasmine sambac and peony.
Versace Versus Eau de Toilette
A fragrance with many faces, from the punk to the sophisticate. This fresh, enveloping scent starts off with a fruity burst before mellowing into an intoxicating floral-musky scent that will take your breath away.
PURE DKNY Eay de Parfum
Simple and pure, refined and casual. A scent to induce a moment of clarity and calmness, taking time on the things and people that matter most. An airy blend comprising aquatic notes, lotus flower, dewy florals and vanilla. As comforting as an embrace and as joyful as the love of another.
BEST NEW MENS FRAGRANCES
Boss Bottled Night
A new edition of the iconic Boss Bottled fragrance that intensifies the Boss man experience. Seductively woody, Bottled Night opens with the aromatic top notes of lavender and birch, and a rich floral heart of violet. A fragrance that evokes the midnight blue of an inky night sky, the Boss Bottled Night man is ambitious, intense and extremely masculine.
Ralph Lauren Big Pony Collection
A new generation of scents inspired by the familiar Ralph Lauren theme of polo. Each of the four fragrances evoke a different mood: #1 Blue is a sporty citrussy scent, #2 Red is a seductive chocolate scent, #3 Green is a thrilling mint and ginger scent and #4 Orange is a stylish fruity mandarin scent.
Davidoff Champion Eau de Toilette, from £36
Undisputably masculine, this is a victorious scent for a born champion. The composition is made up of the gleaming citruses of lemon and bergamot at the opening, a seductive heart of galbanum and clary sage and a deep, resonating base of woods and oak moss. An irresistible sporty scent with a seductive edge.
BEST MEDIA CAMPAIGN
Givenchy Play for Her
Made under exceptional circumstances, this spectacular advertising campaign required cordoning off of the Eiffel Tower for two nights. The film captures the essence of the urbanity of Paris – buzzing, stylish and incredibly alive. The ultimate alter ego to Play for Him, Play for Her is a vivacious scent that pushes playfulness to the extreme.
The PureBeauty awards are voted for by beauty lovers, not experts, so anyone can vote for the products by clicking here. Voting closes on the 30th September, so get clicking!