Whether you're of the water, air, fire, or earth family, the 12 sun signs have characteristics that surface in a number of ways, guiding you towards whom you date, what you watch, and so on.
So If you're the type of person who pays attention to what the stars have in store for you, and are looking to find love with Mr Right, and not "Mr Right Now", you could give your chances a significant boost simply by wearing the right sort of perfume based on the Zodiac.
Trust in the stars..
ARIES: March 21 – April 19
The bold and aggressive Ram likes seizing the moment with both hands. Spicy and oriental scents hit the right note with these impressive individuals. You can truly try your Aries man’s patience by wearing something sexy and splashing on something spicy and bold. Carpe Diem baby!
Ideal perfume: Black Orchid by Tom Ford or Eau de Rhubarbe Ecarlate by Hermes
AQUARIUS: January 20 – February 18
The quirky water-bearer is not easily pleased with the tried and tested methods. You need to do something unconventional to catch their attention. Choose lotus leaves, sweet vanilla or crispy citrus scents to create that unique fragrance that would be hard to resist!
Ideal perfume: Chance by Chanel or Olympea Legend by Paco Rabanne.
CANCER: June 21 – July 22
The melancholic and emotional crab likes soothing scents that make them feel comfortable. The romantic side of them finds the floral notes of jasmine, vanilla, white musk and sandalwood very appealing. Looking for perfumes that drive men crazy? Then go for fragrances that are light yet sophisticated enough to engage these sensual men.
Ideal perfume: Pure Musk for Her by Narciso Rodriguez or J’adore by Dior
CAPRICORN: December 22 – January 19
The goats like to take things nice and slow. Anything that’s completely in-your-face is bound to not find favour with them. Stick to the warm and earthy scents of honeysuckle, green tea or warm woods and you’re good to go!
Ideal perfume: Si Fiori by Giorgio Armani or Manifesto by YSL
GEMINI: May 21 - June 20
The dual personality of the Gemini man is easily seduced by the flirtatious notes of fruity or lemony scents. They are ones who believe in mixing things up, so you can go wild trying any of the seductive perfumes for women you’ve been either told about or read about in a magazine.
Ideal perfume: Candy Night by Prada or Illicit by Jimmy Choo
PISCES: February 19 - March 20
The dreamy fish is always lost in a world of their own. The sound and smell of the ocean attracts them. Look for soft scents with unusual oceanic or liquor notes and get set to bedazzle your partner.
Now that you’ve unlocked the secret of the zodiac fragrances, let the aroma work their magic! A spritz of the magical stuff and you’ll have your man following you around town.
Ideal perfume: Alien by Mugler or Angel Eau Croisière by Mugler
LEO: July 23 – August 22
The larger-than-life approach of the Leo is matched by the dramatic overtones in the scents. Honestly speaking, the fancier the name and packaging, the more they will like it. Still, when picking a scent to tame the lion you can never go wrong with a floral or fruity perfume.
Ideal perfume: Black Opium by YSL or La Vie est Belle en Rose by Lancôme
LIBRA: September 23 – October 22
The one-of-a-kind Libran likes a balance in everything even their choice of fragrances! They like soft and cheerful notes over strong ones. So, if you’re really trying to impress him, choose perfumes that have a sensual undertone.
Ideal perfume: Gabrielle Essence by Chanel or Coco Mademoiselle by Chanel
SAGITTARIUS: October 23 – November 21
Just like their sign says, the Archer prefers perfumes that are not messy. A fresh and natural scent hits the bulls’ eye for them. You could try the energizing notes of cherry blossoms, ginger, white tea or even melon to drive them into a tizzy!
Ideal perfume: Libre by Yves Saint Laurent or Olympea by Paco Rabanne
SCORPIO: October 23 – November 21
Ignite the exotic passion of the Scorpion using seductive floral scents. They are mysterious and the spicy notes of black pepper or the earthy ones of musk and chocolate are sure to get them raring to go. You can also add in a dash of exotic by splashing on some lotus or jasmine scents.
Ideal perfume: The One by Dolce & Gabbana or The Only One 2 by Dolce & Gabbana
TAURUS: April 20 – May 20
The bull-headed Taureans are attracted by warm earthy or woody fragrances. The oriental notes are also scents that seduce men of this zodiac. You can try experimenting with some floral scents, but definitely avoid fruity ones like rose or vanilla.
Ideal perfume: Vol de Nuit by Guerlain or Idôle by Lancôme
VIRGO: August 23 – September 22
The perfectionist, the zodiac fragrances for these men must be clean and fresh. They like subtle and sensual notes over strong scents. Pick up earthy perfumes to seduce your Virgo man.
Ideal perfume: Flower Bomb by Viktor & Rolf or Chance Eau Tendre Eau de Parfum by Chanel