Words: Lauren Carbran
Summer calls for a new miniature scent because they’re so handy to carry in your day bag, beach bag or even your pocket. Seeking a mini scent to take you from morning mocha to evening rooftop drinks? These are free, so grab them now. You read that right…
MINI SCENT: ALIEN FOR HER
FREE WHEN YOU BUY: ANY ALIEN FUSION FRAGRANCE THAT’S 30ml OR ABOVE
THE LOWDOWN: You can’t go wrong with a miniature Alien scent. Whether you’re on the plane, going on a day trip or commuting to work, the wafts of jasmine sambac and white amber will keep you energised and uplifted. It’s a signature scent that you’ll want to wear every day, and – even better – it’s free when you buy any Alien Fusion scent that’s 30ml or larger. Tried it yet? It’s a spicy, warm blend of ginger, cinnamon and orange blossom – and the two scents make the perfect pair for summer.
MINI SCENT: ALIEN MAN FOR HIM
FREE WHEN YOU BUY: ANY ALIEN MAN FUSION FRAGRANCE THAT’S 50ml OR LARGER
THE LOWDOWN: Opt for Alien Man For Him if you want a sensual, sweet scent that’s perfect to wear when you’re schmoozing and mingling. Smell the apricot, anise and leather and you’ll understand what we mean. And this mini scent is free when you buy Alien Man Fusion (50ml or above). This one has notes of coffee, cinnamon and ginger for a delicious gourmand blend. We’d opt for it for date night because it’s seriously sexy. So there you have it – a standout scent that comes with a free mini fragrance. What could be better?
MINI SCENT: ISSEY MIYAKE L’EAU D’ISSEY ROSE & ROSE FOR HER
FREE WHEN YOU BUY: ANY L’EAU D’ISSEY ROSE & ROSE FRAGRANCE THAT’S 50ml OR OVER
THE LOWDOWN: When you buy the new Issey Miyake Rose & Rose, which blends Bulgarian rose with pear and raspberry, you’ll get a free mini version, too. Perfection. It’s an ultra-feminine, delicate scent that’s ideal for garden parties, weddings and girly events in the calendar. We’re obsessed with it.
MINI SCENT: ISSEY MIYAKE L’EAU D’ISSEY WOOD & WOOD FOR HIM
FREE WHEN YOU BUY: ANY L’EAU D’ISSEY WOOD & WOOD FRAGRANCE THAT’S 50ml OR ABOVE
THE LOWDOWN: The new L’Issey Miyake d’Issey Wood & Wood is a spicy, masculine blend of grapefruit, cedarwood, apricot and Haitian vetiver, which will remind you of a stroll in the forest. It’ll make you feel calm and relaxed, and smell sensual and smooth, so it’s one for everyday wear. You just can’t go wrong with it – especially as you get a free mini, too, when you buy a bottle that’s 50ml or larger.