Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day with your partner or focusing on self care, you deserve to feel sexy. Slipping into a slinky red dress, treating yourself to a pretty pink manicure and indulging in your favorite glass of wine are easy ways to treat yourself to the self-love you deserve, but we dare you to step it up a notch. Finding a sexy scent is the best way to give yourself that extra boost of sex appeal no matter what your plans are.
While everyone's personal perfume preference is different, there are a few fragrances that guarantee a extra confidence boost. We rounded up a few of our favorite sexy scents that will turn up the romance this Valentine's Day.
Black Opium by Yves Saint Laurant
Sexy takes fragrance form with YSL's Black Opium Eau de Parfum. This warm, spicy aroma features hints of coffee, vanilla and white flowers for a seductive scent that is basically an aphrodisiac.
SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $29–$124
Lady Emblem by Montblanc
This flirty, feminine scent is an intoxicating blend of rose and jasmine mixed with amber and sandalwood undertones. If that wasn't enough to sell you, this gorgeous rose-shaped glass bottle should.
SHOP NOW: Montblanc, $90
’REPLICA’ By The Fireplace by Maison Margiela
That warm sensation of cozying up by the fireplace during a romantic evening is captured in this spicy fragrance. With notes of clove, chestnut, and vanilla accord, you'll be transported to a romantic winter's night, no matter where you are.
SHOP NOW: Sephora, $126
Hypnotic Poison by Dior
Just like it's name, this musky, feminine fragrance is absolutely mesmerizing. Caraway spice, jasmine, cinnamon and vanilla are a few of the lush aromas this sultry scent gives off.
SHOP NOW: Sephora, $80
La Panthère Eau de Parfum Spray by Cartier
Inspired by women's "feline side," this playful perfume is a feminine mix of musky undertones and soft floral scents. One whiff of this spray and you'll see why this sexy, animal-inspired aroma is perfect for a romantic date night.
SHOP NOW: Cartier, $77
'Peonia Nobile' Perfume by Acqua di Parma
Another feminine favorite is the 'Peonia Nobile' Perfume by Acqua di Parma, which is the perfect blend of both fruity and floral aromas. Peony accord, geranium, Turkish rose and raspberry are a few of the blended flavors in this fragrant perfume.
SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $68–$200
Luna Rosa Black by Prada
If your scent style is more woody than floral, Luna Rosa Black by Prada is for you. Its musky undertones and woody spices are perfect for a sexy, intimate night.
SHOP NOW: Sephora, $98
'Thé Noir 29' Eau de Parfum by Le Labo
'Thé Noir 29' combines the fresh scent of bay and tea leaves and the rich tobacco, cedarwood and musk to create a soft and sensual aroma.
SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $80–$270
Private Blend Neroli Portofino Acqua Eau de Toilette by Tom Ford
Sexy fragrances aren't always musky, spicy scents. This light, fruity spray contains notes of orange flower, lavender, and lemon for a sensual smell that works for both day and night.
SHOP NOW: Nordstrom, $125–$175
Coco Mademoiselle Eau de Parfum Intense by Chanel
Looking for a lighter spray this Valentine's Day? This flirtatious fragrance features key notes of patchouli, Tonka bean, and vanilla absolute to create a warm, floral scent that's totally feminine.
SHOP NOW: Sephora, $145