You might be tempted to think that all amber fragrances are the same. But you could not be more wrong. Which is why I'm going to introduce some of my favorite amber scented perfume for both men and women in this article!
What is amber in perfume? Amber has been used since ancient times to create a warm, powdery and sweet scent. This is done by blending natural ingredients like vanilla with synthetic ones such as labdanum and benzoin for oriental fragrances that convey rich, spicy or powdery feelings.
The Best Amber Perfume
Amber perfume is a very luxurious scent that has been around for centuries. It gives off a rich smell due to the expensive oil extracts and high quality ingredients it's made with. Amber is used in natural healing. Amber fragrances are often used for formal events because of their sophisticated nature but they also work well as everyday wear!
1. Prada Amber Eau de Parfum
The woody amber fragrance by Prada will make you feel like an empress.
This amber scent comes with fresh citrus notes that evoke a sense of natural energy, while the floral and earthy tones enhance your femininity with charm. It's ideal for fall and winter evenings or day time, so come on in for this amazing new fragrance to complete your formal look!
2. Bond No. 9 New York Amber Eau de Parfum
Bond No. 9 New York Amber is a fragrance for the strong, confident woman or man. It's rich and warming but never too "in your face." Imagine walking through the city on a grey autumn day with this amber scent by your side boosting you up and making all of those miles seem just a little bit easier.
What are you waiting for? Fall is nearly here and with that the change of smell in the air. Don't be a stranger to your own skin - give it what it deserves with Bond No. 9 New York Amber Eau de Parfum. Fall in love all over again this season when you open up a bottle of amber, rose, oud, myrhh, saffron, musk, nutmeg pepper, sandalwood benzoin bergamot – there's no mistaking the wear-it-fall-winter appeal in this blend.
3. Michael Kors Sexy Ruby Eau de Parfum
Who doesn’t want to smell good! This amber fragrance is for the woman who isn't afraid of being sexy.
Kors’ Sexy Ruby fragrance is perfect for the woman who wants to smell fresh and fruity all day long. Luminous raspberry, juicy apricot and a hint of rose petals are playful to your nose. The base note of cashmere wood keeps this feminine daytime or evening scent grounded in richness that works for any occasion. Wherever your day takes you, be confident that with Kors' Sexy Ruby perfume you will always come out smelling like a star!
4. Orientica Royal Amber Eau de Parfum
Transform your day-to-day with the deep, mysterious scent of Orientica Royal Amber. Wear it to feel like you're taking a journey through haunted ruins in search of ancient treasure. Let yourself be seduced by windswept desert sands and shadowed temples beneath majestically unfurled skies.
This light, peppery fragrance is fresh and aromatic for day time wear. Wear it all year in cooler weather. Shop for this unforgettable amber fragrance today!
5. WAJD, Eau de Perfume
Catch the earthy sweetness of WAJD, Eau de Perfume.
It's a floral fruity fragrance for women and men that can be worn all year long in cooler weather - perfect for day time and evening wear. WAJD is made with Italian orris root that provides an exotic richness while patchouli lends its spicy aroma to round out this heady scent.
6. Sehr Al Sheila by Swiss Arabian
Meet Sehr Al Sheila by Swiss Arabian. It's the floral amber perfume for women that you won't want to miss out on this fall and winter. All it takes is one spritz, and suddenly you're transported into a more ultra-feminine world of oud, rose, Egyptian jasmine and Italian iris. The base notes are as complex as your personality with patchouli, amber and vanilla lingering just beneath the surface for an added excitement factor.
Make your evening affair even more luxurious with a new scent that turns heads. Sehr Al Sheila, by Swiss Arabian leaves you irresistibly warm and inviting.
7. Beyonce Heat Rush Eau De Toilette
Spring is finally here, and with it comes warmer weather that demands light, fresh scents. Beyonce Heat Rush Eau De Toilette by Queen Bey herself is made for those warm days! Slow down and smell the flowers with this fruity floral fragrance. With a blend of jasmine petals, wild strawberries and sensuous musk and rich amber notes perfect for summertime.
8. Thierry Mugler Alien Eau de Parfum
If you want an all around scent, then Alien by Thierry Mugler may be for you. Oozing with feminine charm and seduction, this fragrance has everything - from floral to woodsy notes! It's a unisex cologne which means its perfect for ladies looking for something refreshing but masculine at the same time or guys who are looking to add some power with their lady love. Quench your style thirst and unleash your creativity as we invite you into our world of aromatic expanse.
Thierry Mugler Alien Eau de Parfum is a warmer, spicy aroma that with sultry notes of jasmine. The fragrance is perfect for winter and cooler fall nights.
9. Haramain Amber Oud Gold
The perfect day-to-night fragrance! Wear it all year round so you'll never run out of moods for your scent.
It's sweet, spicy and bold with base notes that balance the fragrance. The top notes are light yet refreshingly clean, making them perfect for daytime wear. Contrastingly, amber is warm and woody, great when evening approaches bringing back those memories in the most comforting way possible - well at least to me anyway!
Questions And Answers
What does amber smell like?
Amber is a soiree of ingredients that come together to create a warm, sweet and powdery scent. It can be found in oriental fragrances to convey rich, spicy feel with hints of warmth from the spices used in this mixture such as vanilla or patchouli which makes it perfect for creating those signature winter scents.
Where does amber scent come from?
The scent of amber was originally derived from ambergris and/or the plant resin labdanum, but due to the endangered species status of the sperm whale it is now largely derived from labdanum.
What is amber perfume made of?The smell of amber scent in perfume is a combination of benzoin, labdanum, and vanilla. This mixture has to be made with precision (three teaspoons benzoin, ¾ teaspoon labdanum, less than ½ tablespoon vanilla).
What is amber scent good for?
Amber essential oil is a great way to promote natural health. It's been known to calm the mind, protect heart heath, stimulate libido and eliminate pain among other things!
What does amber blend well with?
Amber blends well with: Geranium, Pine White Organic, Spruce Hemlock, Cedarwood Atlas, Myrrh (India), Galbanum Frankincense Cypress Clove Leaf Anise Star Lemon Orange Sweet Cistus and Benzoin.
For other exciting amber fragrances, have a look at the Best Michael Kors perfumes article.
Versace perfumes also often include intoxicating amber in their notes - you may want to have a look at the Best Versace Perfume For Women.