There’s something about a beachy scent that’s just so irresistible. I’ll chalk it up to the fact that most beachy scents have mouth-watering notes like citrus, tropical fruit, and salt. In my opinion, a good beachy fragrance should do one of two things (if not both): transport you to a specific seaside location, or make you feel like you just spent a day in the sand, your skin warmed from the sun. Good beachy scents are somehow both splashy and subtle, and they’re alluring without being too sumptuous.
Keep reading for my favorite scents to both wear to the beach and remind you of the beach. Just a warning, you’ll probably find yourself reaching for these year-round—they’re basically like an instant vacation in a bottle.