The 10 best oriental perfumes: the exoticism of the world of aromas

More than 100 years ago the French Perfume Committee (Société Française des Parfumeurs) defined the main olfactory families, in which all perfumes are grouped.

Today we are going to talk to you about the oriental family. This same word evokes mysticism and sensuality and transports us to distant worlds and dream landscapes; so the surprise effect and the originality of this type of aromas are its main characteristics.

In this family the aromas are usually mainly feminine, although there are also them for men, especially when they are combined with woody touches. Oriental fragrances are made up of typical ingredients from the East, such as balsamic oils, vanilla, resins, spices such as cloves, basil, saffron, pepper or cardamom; woods, such as amber and musk; or flowers, such as the orchid or the lotus flower.

If you are one of those who are looking for a touch of distinction with different, warm and sensual aromas, do not miss our top of the 10 best oriental perfumes. Let's go there!

Dior, Armani or Lancôme are brands specialized in the creation of oriental fragrances

Coromandel Les Exclusifs by Chanel (DIVAIN-651)

This oriental woody perfume for women is a true jewel of the world of perfumery. The intensity and sensuality of its aroma are unmatched, it will wrap you in a soft and voluptuous hug.

Its name, Coromandel, refers to the Coromandel screens, objects for which Mademoiselle Chanel had a special admiration. If you are tired of the typical aromas, the best thing you can do is dare to try this unique fragrance.

Calvin Klein Euphoria (DIVAIN-058)

The combination of oriental ingredients with flowers is one of the most common in the oriental olfactory family. And it is that they marry perfectly, creating unique aromas, delicate but sensual, and, above all, ultra feminine. One of the greatest exponents of this mixture is Euphoria by Calvin Klein, an oriental floral perfume for women that it is impossible to leave you indifferent.

Euphoria is an ode to the intensity of the feelings of women who act firmly and fight for their dreams. It is so addictive that you will want to wear it both in your day to day and on the most special occasions of your life.

Noir Extrême by Tom Ford (DIVAIN-295)

Noir Extrême by Tom FordIt is one of the best oriental woody perfumes for men. Its combination of ingredients, among which vanilla, sandalwood, nutmeg or cardamom stand out; they manage to reinterpret masculine sensuality and endow everyone who wears it with an aura of mysticism that captivates.

Although it was launched in 2015, it has already become a classic and essential for all lovers of the world of perfumery.

Oud Wood by Tom Ford (DIVAIN-305)

Although they are not so common, there are also unisex oriental perfumes. One of the most popular is Tom Ford's Oud Wood, a delicious aroma in which oud wood (one of the most precious and exotic ingredients in the world of perfumery), becomes the main protagonist; so it has a body and intensity like few fragrances on the market.

Armani Code by Giorgio Armani (DIVAIN-025)

If there is a brand that knows how to reflect the elegance and sensuality of the male gender, it is Armani. And its Armani Code fragrance is the best ambassador of the Italian house.

Ideal for modern and provocative men, but who do not want to lose an iota of elegance; This oriental fragrance for men is especially heady and warm. Choose it on those occasions when you want your presence not to go unnoticed.

Jungle L'Eléphant by Kenzo (DIVAIN-556)

A not so well known fragrance is Jungle L'Elephant, but that is not why we wanted to stop recommending it to you. And it is absolutely special and delicious.

It is opulent and powerful like few others, that is why in its name it refers to the jungle and elephants. As if that were not enough, it has hyper exotic ingredients such as mango, ylang-ylang or caraway; that make this oriental spicy perfume for women arouse passions.

Poison Girl by Dior (DIVAIN-184)

The Poison collection of the French brand Dior is one of the most famous in the world. They are very sensual and feminine perfumes, which catch and intoxicate everyone who smells them.

Poison girl It has these attributes but with the addition that it is aimed at a younger audience, since this oriental vanilla perfume also contains citrus touches (bitter orange and lemon) that give it a sparkling and fresh touch.

In short, a very very special fragrance that will make you start the day with energy and eat the world.

Roses Vanille by Mancera (DIVAIN-670)

If you are a vanilla lover, what do you do if you haven't tried yet? A niche perfume that will make you feel unique and powerful, wanting to exclaim, here I am!

Composed of roses, sugar, vanilla ... be careful because they will make you want to eat it.

Yves Saint Laurent Cinéma (DIVAIN-521)

If movie stars were only allowed to use a scent, we put our hand in the fire that they would choose Cinéma by Yves Saint Laurent. And it is that everyone who wears this floral oriental perfume, shines with its own light.

Although elegant and sophisticated, its mild scent is ideal for everyday wear. Although yes, it is not suitable for those who do not like to attract attention.

Hypnôse by Lancôme (DIVAIN-130)

Last but not least, we present Hypnôse de Lancôme, an oriental vanilla perfume for women who seek to hypnotize everyone who crosses their path.

A sensual, mysterious and intoxicating aroma that will make you feel unique.


So I said, if you want to give a special touch to your day to day and feel unique, sophisticated and sensual; you have to already incorporate oriental perfumes into your life. You will not regret!