The 12 Best Vanilla Perfumes of All Time, Hands Down

The 12 Best Vanilla Perfumes of All Time, Hands Down

{Growing|Expanding|Developing|Increasing|Rising|Escalating} up, the bottles of {body|physique|entire body|human body|overall body|system} sprays, lotions, butters, and eau de toilettes that lined my {bathroom|rest room|lavatory|toilet} vanity were {far|much|significantly|considerably} sweeter than a dessert-{filled|stuffed|crammed|loaded} episode of The {Great|Fantastic|Excellent|Wonderful|Good|Terrific} British Baking {Show|Display|Present|Demonstrate|Exhibit|Clearly show}. My rotation {typically|usually|normally|generally|commonly|ordinarily} {included|integrated|incorporated|provided|involved|bundled} the {latest|newest|most recent|most current|most up-to-date|hottest} cloyingly saccharine {launch|start} from {Bath|Tub|Bathtub} & {Body|Physique|Entire body|Human body|Overall body|System} {Works|Functions|Operates|Performs|Will work|Is effective} Britney Spears’s Fantasy (or Curious) a pure-sugar scent that, not {surprisingly|remarkably|astonishingly|incredibly|amazingly|shockingly}, was {called|known as|referred to as|named|identified as|termed} Pink Sugar and {anything|something|anything at all|everything|nearly anything|just about anything} else my {collection|assortment|selection} of {glossy|shiny} {magazines|publications|journals} like Seventeen, CosmoGirl, and {Teen|Teenager} Vogue was {advertising|marketing|promoting|advertising and marketing|promotion}. If it smelled like a frosted bakehouse cookie with sprinkles or the Cinnabon stand at the {mall|shopping mall}, I was—without a doubt—wearing it. 

{I’ll|I will|I am going to} {always|usually|often|constantly|generally|normally} {love|adore|really like|enjoy|appreciate|like} unapologetically sweet scents, but now, my {tastes|preferences} have graduated to fragrance blends that are warm and woodsy or grounded with spices, leathers, or {classic|traditional|vintage|basic|common|typical} florals. That {said|stated|mentioned|explained|claimed|reported}, signature sweet notes like vanilla are {often|frequently|usually|typically|generally|normally} at the {heart|coronary heart} of my all-time-{favorite|preferred|favourite|favored|beloved|most loved} perfumes. {They’re|They are} just {far|much|significantly|considerably} {less|much less|significantly less|considerably less|a lot less|fewer} overpowering. {Being|Becoming|Getting|Currently being|Staying|Remaining} a {beauty|elegance|attractiveness|splendor|magnificence|natural beauty} editor and all, I {always|usually|often|constantly|generally|normally} have an overflowing {stock|inventory} of perfumes, so I {decided|determined|made the decision|made a decision|resolved} to {start|begin|commence|start off|start out|get started} a {little|small|tiny|minor|very little|minimal} experiment earlier this year. {Instead|Rather|As an alternative|Alternatively|As a substitute|In its place} of sticking to my signature fragrances, I went on a {perfume|fragrance}-{wearing|sporting|donning|putting on|carrying} spree, if you will, in which I wore a {different|various|distinct|diverse|unique|distinctive} scent {every|each|each and every|every single|just about every|each individual} {day|working day} for about of {month|thirty day period}, {taking|using|getting|having} {note|be aware|notice|observe|take note} of which {formulas|formulation} I {liked|favored|appreciated|preferred} {best|very best|greatest|ideal|finest|most effective} and which blends {won|gained|received} me the most {questions|concerns|queries|inquiries|issues|thoughts}, {comments|feedback|remarks|responses|reviews|opinions}, and compliments. In {review|evaluation|assessment|overview|critique|evaluate}, I {noticed|observed|seen|discovered|recognized|found} {something|some thing|one thing|anything|a thing|a little something} intriguing: The top 12 scents all {had|experienced} a {common|typical|frequent|widespread|prevalent|popular}, not-so-{secret|magic formula|key|mystery|solution|top secret} {ingredient|component}, vanilla (a {result|outcome|end result|consequence|final result} that {very|extremely|really|quite|incredibly|pretty} {much|a lot|significantly|considerably|substantially|a great deal} proved my {hypothesis|speculation} that vanilla is {still|nonetheless|nevertheless|even now|however|continue to} {relevant|related|pertinent|appropriate|suitable|applicable} post–seventh {grade|quality} and {outside|outdoors|exterior|outside the house} the {kitchen|kitchen area}).

{Below|Beneath|Under|Underneath|Down below}, {I’m|I am} sharing the top 12 fragrances {I’m|I am} {currently|presently|at present|at the moment|at this time|now} obsessed with and which {never|by no means|in no way|never ever|under no circumstances|hardly ever} {failed|unsuccessful} to {earn|make|generate|receive|gain|get paid} me compliments from strangers and {loved|cherished|beloved|liked} {ones|types|kinds} alike. {Keep|Maintain|Preserve|Hold|Retain|Continue to keep} scrolling! The {best|very best|greatest|ideal|finest|most effective} vanilla perfumes lie just {ahead|forward|in advance}.