The best essential oils used in perfumery

Essential oils are a fundamental part in the development of any perfume. Its pleasant scents give fragrances the soul that they need. On top of them, many of them are used in aromatherapy thanks to their relaxing features.

In this blog we will tell you all about the best essential oils for perfumes. Irresistible notes that give strength and personality to every fragrance. Discover them!

Tea Tree Oil

The essential oil, tea tree oil, offers a relaxing and exquisite aroma, ideal to combine with other oils such as lavender or rosemary oil. In fact, thanks to its features it is used in aromatherapy as a relaxing remedy.

The note of this oil is usually found in the heart of the perfume to which it adds elegance and distinction. We recommend you try our DIVAIN-058, similar to Calvin Klein's Euphoria that includes green notes in its formula that are very similar to tea tree. Its aroma will awaken unique sensations in you.

Calendula oil

The essential oil, calendula oil is not only frequently used in cosmetic products due to its multiple benefits for the skin and health, it is also a perfect ingredient for making perfumes. Its essence is characterized by being intense and having a woody smell similar to musk.

DIVAIN-508, similar to Chloe Narcisse, stands out for a top of explosive notes that combines with a hint of marigold before melting into an irresistible floral heart. Try it yourself!

Recommended essential oils and the best matching perfumes

Cedar oil

Bursting of character and power, this oil is mostly used as the base of woody perfumes, especially in men's fragrances. It combines perfectly with other similar notes such as incense or oud wood. By the way, did you already know that they say it’s an aphrodisiac?

DIVAIN-048, similar to Fahrenheit by Cristian Dior for men, is the perfect perfume for you to discover the aroma of this oil. Buy it now!

Ylang-Ylang oil

This is one of the best essential oils for oriental and floral perfumes. Its aroma is sweet and captivating and is usually combined with other floral notes such as jasmine and neroli and will create very pleasant fragrances. If you want to enjoy this aroma, get one of these two BEST SELLERS: DIVAIN-106, similar to Chanel Nº5 and DIVAIN-542, similar to Black Orchid by Tom Ford.

Patchouli oil

Patchouli oil is one of the most valued essences in the world of perfumery, both for its long durability and for its characteristic smell. The epitome of luxury and distinction, patchouli stands out for being warm and enveloping. An authentic aromatic gem that will make you fall in love.

The unisex perfume DIVAIN-739, similar to Wild Cherry by Mancera will envelop with its’  heart of lily, heliotrope, patchouli and jasmine that will become your next addiction.

Perfume formulas with recommended essential oils

Sandalwood oil

Sandalwood oil has the peculiarity that it is extracted from a tree native to India to which magical properties are attributed. Its aroma, popular in woody and oriental perfumes, will transport you to unknown exotic paradises. On top of that, it is characterized by being warm, welcoming and very sensual.

Discover the smell of sandalwood oil with DIVAIN-709, similar to Safanad by Parfums De Marly. Inspired by a thoroughbred Arabian horse breed, this fragrance will bring out your most seductive side. On the other hand, if you want your perfume to have a sandalwood heart, we recommend our MUST HAVE DIVAIN-315, similar to Le Labo’s Santal 33. Enjoy it!

Rose oil

A classic that never gets old. This type of essential oil, extracted from the petals of different roses, is one of the most important ingredients in perfumery. Romantic, elegant and classy, the rose is the symbol of love.

At DIVAIN we have a great variety of perfumes with rose essences, among which we highlight the Damascus rose from countries such as Bulgaria, Russia and India and the Rosa centifolia that grows in Morocco, France and Egypt. If you want to enjoy its aroma, take a look at our DIVAIN-569, similar to Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet. It will be love at first sight!

Bergamot oil

In case you didn’t not know it yet, bergamot is an acidic fruit similar to the pear and is widely used in perfumery. It comes from the bergamot tree that only grows in subtropical regions. Its smell is fresh, sweet and with a spicy touch, ideal for both female and male fragrances. If you want to discover its aroma, choose one of our BEST SELLERS DIVAIN-222, similar to Sauvage by Dior for men or our feminine fragrance with bergamot essential oil DIVAIN-191, similar to Loewe 001 Woman.

Jasmine oil

Jasmine stands for elegance and purity, jasmine essential oil is one of the most romantic and captivating scents out there. DIVAIN-611, similar to Baccarat Rouge 540 by Maison Francis Kurkdjian, will offer you an unforgettable olfactory experience. With its jasmine and saffron top combined with an exciting heart of Amberwood and ambergris, this perfume is the essence you are looking for to enjoy this unmistakable aroma.