I'm Not Going to Lie—These Irresistible Perfumes Should Come With Caution Tape


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You know those times when you're really feeling yourself? You're wearing a great outfit, your makeup looks amazing, and nothing can stop you. Whether it's a night out or a daytime situation, you feel like everyone's paying attention to you in the best way possible. Well, might I suggest adding a sultry perfume to turn even more heads?

Maybe you want to add a little oomph before you head to that first date. Or maybe you want to impress your significant other or feel extra confident on a night out. That's when a sexy perfume will come in handy. These fragrances have a range of notes, from intense florals to gourmands to spices, but they all have one thing in common: They're absolutely enticing and seductive.

Take a look at some of the best sexy perfumes below, and just get ready for all of those compliments.

Best Overall: YSL Beauty Black Opium

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Heretic Dirty Vanilla

Maya Nije Tropica

Byredo Slow Dance

Le Labo Jasmin 17

Sana Jardin Tiger by Her Side

Ellis Brooklyn Sci Fi

Chanel Allure

Maison Louis Marie No.04


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DedCool Fragrance 01

Maison Francis Kurkdjian Baccarat Rouge 540

Tom Ford Black Orchid

Frédéric Malle Musc Ravageur

Gucci Guilty

Kilian Playing With the Devil

Dior Poison

Narciso Rodriguez For Her

YSL Beauty Libre

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Sarah is lifestyle writer and editor with over 10 years of experience covering health and wellness, interior design, food, beauty, and tech. Born and raised in Los Angeles, she attended New York University and lived in New York for 12 years before returning to L.A. in 2019.

In addition to her work on THE/THIRTY and Who What Wear, she held editor roles at Apartment Therapy, Real Simple, House Beautiful, Elle Decor, and The Bump (sister site of The Knot).

She has a passion for health and wellness, but she especially loves writing about mental health. Her self-care routine consists of five things: a good workout, “me” time on the regular, an intriguing book/podcast/playlist to unwind after a long day, naps, and decorating her home.