After a scorching South African summer, you may be looking forward to cooler days. And as the season changes, so too should your scent. Discover our Autumn fragrance lineup, which includes some of the latest and greatest launches from our favourite brands, as well as some totally new members of the Skins Cosmetics family.
Spicy, smokey, earthy and woody… warm ambers and fresh citrus… discover these must-have scents to ease you into the colder Autumn months.
TOP NOTES: Crushed clusters of spicy sweet pink peppercorns. The enlightening intensity of Indonesian ginger.
HEART NOTES: Earthen emissions from fresh sliced beetroot. Egyptian Geranium leaves, minty and metallic.
BASE NOTES: The resinous romance of sticky incense. Woody patchouli dosed with the aromatic amber of cists.
Memo Paris – SICILIAN LEATHER
Eau de Parfum 75ml
Dreaming of a summer in Italy…
Andiamo in Sicilia! Experience the freshness of a leather accord. Its liveliness, its temper fusing, thanks to the presence of citrus and spices. Solar, volcanic, invigorating: a composition carried by the sea winds, the island’s vegetation and the sovereign presence of Etna.
TOP NOTES: Orange bitter oil , Italian bergamot oil, Lime oil persian, Italian cedrat oil, Coriander seeds oil , Indian cardamom oil.
HEART NOTES: Fir balsam , Violet leaf accord.
BASE NOTES: Moroccan Cedarwood altas oil, White leather, Guaicwood oil from Paraguay, Indoniesian Patchouli oil , Akigalawood.
Clive Christian – MATSUKITA
EXTRAIT DE PARFUM 50ML
Treat yourself to the ultimate in opulence…
Inspired by a fabled Japanese princess who awed the Victorian royal court with her elegance and grace, Matsukita has been reimagined to capture this illusive elegance. This complex creation includes an impressive 252 ingredients, and boasts a perfume concentration of 25%.
TOP NOTES: Green Bergamot, bitter orange oil, clary sage oil, frankincense oil, pink pepper, black pepper, nutmeg oil
HEART NOTES: Mate tea, jasmine sambac, fresh jasmine, rose absolute, rose, magnolia, guaiac oil, cade oil, styrax
BASE NOTES: Amber, musks, cedarwood oil, vetiver oil, patch- ouli oil, cypriol oil, georgywood, akigalawood, fir balsam absolute, oakmoss
Diptyque – ORPHEON
EAU DE PARFUM 75ML
Longing for a night out…
Like the memory of a scent, Orphéon captures the warm atmosphere of an iconic night club bar in the Saint Germain quarter of Paris. This new Eau de Parfum is woody, floral and subtly spicy. The softness of patinated woods meets the wisps of tobacco and the linger of make-up powder.
RAW MATERIALS: Juniper Berries, Tonka Bean, Cedarwood
OLFACTORY ACCIDENT: Jasmin
Byredo – MIXED EMOTIONS
EAU DE PARFUM – AVAILABLE IN 50ML AND 100ML FORMATS
Drawing on the Byredo philosophy of translating fragmented memories and abstract ideas into scent, Mixed Emotions presents an olfactive sketch of our current, collective state of mind. Here is a refreshing reminder that it is okay to not be okay – and that from unsettling experiences, a new reality might emerge.
TOP NOTES: Maté, Black Currant
HEART NOTES: Ceylon Black Tea, Violet Leaves
BASE NOTES: Birch Wood, Papyrus
Aesop – HWYL
EAU DE PARFUM 50ML
Lighting up the fire place…
An intriguing fragrance with a hint of eccentricity. Reminiscent of a Hinoki forest, smoky notes descend into subtle spice and dark green, earthy accords. HWYL evokes a sense of refuge in nature through potent botanical extracts. The inclusion of Cypress leads to a warm and woody heart, while notes of Vetiver extract, Frankincense and moss effect an earthy sensuality and longevity.
TOP NOTES: Spices and Thyme
HEART NOTES: Cypress and Woody
BASE NOTES: Olibanum, Vetiver and Oakmoss.