When it comes to finding your signature scent, everyone has a different process. Whether you’re looking for something light and fresh, or something deep and musky, it can sometimes be difficult to pin down exactly what you want. From luxury to simple, we’ve taken a look at ten of our favorite labels producing unisex scents including Le Labo, Tom Ford Beauty, Jo Malone and more.
From aesthetic packaging to striking perfumes and gorgeous bottles, these ten unisex fragrance makers are the ones you need to know. Keep reading below to learn more about our top picks, and let us know your go-to scent in the comments below.
There’s no fragrance maker quite like Le Labo. The brand which originated in New York City has grown to become an international favorite with stores in Paris, London, Hong Kong and more of the biggest cities worldwide.
With signature scents like Santal 33 and Bergamote 22, the label has crafted a brand which is completely free of gender-based branding. All perfumes and products that Le Labo sells are unisex, and range from light and floral scents to deep, musky oud-based options, allowing customers to pick and choose a fragrance that matches their liking. When choosing a fragrance, Le Labo will hand-blend it in-store and will also print a customized label for your perfume, adding a luxury touch which will sit perfectly on your top shelf.
Swedish fragrance and beauty label Byredo was founded in 2006 by creative Ben Goram, and has since become one of the most sought after labels when it comes to scent. Having collaborated with Virgil Abloh‘s streetwear label Off-White™ on an exclusive “Elevator Music” scent, to selling out limited-edition products, Byredo has managed to gain an international hype due to its signature fragrances and minimalist aesthetic.
As of today, Byredo boasts an impressive selection of over 30 scents which range from fan-favorites like Gypsy Water and Bal d’Afrique, to intense experiences like Eleventh Hour and Oud Immortel. Byredo is the perfect unisex fragrance maker to turn to if you’re looking for an aesthetic product that’ll make you smell like never before.
Australian label Aesop has become a favorite when it comes to skincare and beauty, and last year the brand also launched three fragrances. The three options, Hwyl, Marrakech and Tacit are completely different scents that are made from premium ingredients and are of course, 100-percent unisex. Ideal if you’re looking for fresh and simple scents, Aesop is the perfect go-to for anyone looking to find an easy perfume for day-to-day use.
Laboratory Perfumes features a total of five signature scents, ”Amber,” Gorse,” “Samphire,” “Tonka” and “Atlas,” and the British scent specialist has been evolving their signature range since 2011. Inspired by natural flowers, herbs and aromatic botanicals, all the products are made with natural oils and are blended with precision.
The label is also concious about sourcing environmentally friendly and cruelty-free ingredients, and adds that “All glass, card and paper used in Laboratory Perfumes packaging is sustainably sourced and widely recycled.”
Founded in 2016, Swedish-born Maya Njie set up her own label in London which focuses on high quality artisanal blends rooted in Maya’s Swedish and West African heritage. Using a variety of essential oils, aroma compounds and resins, as well as natruals and synthetics, the creative has managed to merge nature and science to create her unique fragrances.
Each scent is mixed in small batches, and is then filtered and bottled individually by hand. The packaging for the product is also inspired by family, and features dreamy colors and hues adding a dreamy visual touch to the scent experience. As of now, the brand has five unisex scents as well as sample options that you can try out and find your signature fragrance.
If you haven’t seen Diptyque’s gorgeous glass bottles and candles, you’ll have to take a look. The Paris-based brand is a regular feature in luxury department ad beauty stockists throughout the world, and has become a fan favorite for high-end candles and fragrances.
Arriving in two categories, Eaux De Toilette and Eaux De Parfum, Diptyque features a large selection of both liquid fragrances as well as solid perfumes. Since 1961, the label has grown to become one of the most established brands when it comes to fragrance and scent, with its large range of unisex products that you won’t regret investing in.
With an impressive selection of nearly 30 fragrances, Jo Malone covers a range which starts and light and floral perfumes and travels into intense and deep fragrances for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a musky oud or a light citrus, Jo Malone has got you covered.
The fragrances all come in luxury glass bottles, which will look stunning on your top shelf. If you’re finding it hard to choose a scent, try out the label’s signature perfume Lime Basil & Mandarin, which boasts a peppery basil and aromatic white thyme combined with twist of limes inspired by a “Caribbean breeze.”
One of Tom Ford’s signature scents is without a doubt the recognizable Black Orchid fragrance, which has become a go-to for beauty lovers and perfume enthusiasts all over the world. Since the inception of Tom Ford Beauty, the label has grown immensely and now boasts an impressive selection of scents, including the iconic “F**ng Fabulous,” which has become a signature staple for the label.
If you’re looking to smell expensive, its worth investing in a bottle of Tom Ford fragrance. There’s no doubt you’ll be able to find a favorite from the label’s lineup of perfumes, and you’ll never want to switch it out.
Clean Beauty Collective is a eco-conscious label which specializes in creating scents designed to be worn close to your skin, all formulated with high-quality ingredients. “We work with partners that use green manufacturing practices and our fragrances are infused with responsibly sourced, sustainable ingredients that give back, and we never test on animals,” reads the label’s website, also adding that all ingredients used are set out to be as simple and effective as possible.
If you’re on the hunt for an easy go-to perfume, Clean Beauty offers a selection that won’t be overwhelming, and will have you smell good and natural with ease.
Ideal for fashion enthusiasts, COMME des GARÇONS’ eponymous fragrance label is the perfect go-to. The brand has a small selection of fragrances that have grown to become fan-favorites, including the striking “Number 2” and “Concrete” scents. Masculine yet sweet, the label’s scents are the epitome of unisex and are ideal if you’ve been looking for a bottle to elevate your top shelf lineup.