The ’90s are an endless source of inspiration in fashion. If we don’t hold back in retrieving hit styles and trends, then we should do just the same when it comes to fragrances. This era opened the door to the first fresh and clean fragrances, either on the powdery, floral or even fruity side. This door never shut to this day! We are fortunate enough to still be able to find some of the greatest success available and ready to order. It’s just like time traveling! The magic of going back in time, retrieving the memories and sensations from the past all the while keeping your experiences and wisdom of today. Here’s a list of the fresh and clean fragrances from the ’90s that you shouldn’t miss!
Calvin Klein CK One Eau de Toilette
Cooling and aromatic icon from 1994
A disruptively modern perfume at the time that managed to be a unanimous choice today! With its aromatic and citrusy presence, it conquered a stand and recognition as no other perfume did in this decade. It is a perfume for everyone and for every occasion that always feels like the right choice. Chances are that it was present at some point in your life, and now is the time to get it back. We can’t possibly recommend it enough!
Estée Lauder Pleasures Eau de Parfum
Luminous floral elegance from 1995
Sheer and luminous as the scent of flowers after a spring rain, this fragrance set the trend of bright and airy perfumes back in the day. Featuring delicate lilies and peonies together with elegant jasmine, it delights the senses and instantly uplifts your mood. With more than 25 years, these flowers are still blooming and ready to embellish your days with timeless grace.
Davidoff Cool Water Woman Eau de Toilette
Marine freshness from 1996
It is just as refreshing as its color, shape and name allow you to anticipate. This fragrance offers an inspiring journey starting on bright freshness with a sweet ending on sensuous notes. Its floral aquatic personality celebrates the freshness of the sea in an unforgettable creation that is yet to grow old. From watermelon, pineapple and lemon to jasmine, rose, musk and vanilla, it goes from fresh to irresistible!
Carolina Herrera 212 NYC Eau de Toilette
Urban floral and powdery vibes from 1997
This lightweight airy floral perfume exhales a soapy clean trait that feels refreshing and polished at the same time. Unarguably one of the best fresh and clean fragrances from the ’90s, it presents to your senses just as frosty as the packaging. Fresh, clean-cut and incredibly inspiring. Each spritz takes you to a garden of bright flowers, with orange blossom, lily, gardenia and jasmine together with zesty bergamot. A signature scent that proves suitable for all occasions.
Halloween Eau de Toilette
A unique violet take on women’s fragrances from 1997
Romantic and mysterious, this fragrance presents itself with a rather unique style. It is definitely powdery and floral, staring violet together with startling sea notes. Then, a green accord enters the scene to establish a pleasant, refreshing fragrance coupled with incense and sandalwood on its base. Romantic and never dull, this fragrance feels inspiring, fresh and clean.
Clinique Happy Eau de Parfum
The citrusy secret of happiness from 1998
Heading to the end of the decade, we still have a few staples to spot. This scent feels just as vibrant and sparkly as it sounds. It is a true essence of happiness that feels like a good idea at every hour of the day. It feels not only clean and fresh but also radiant and… happy! The scent is so special that each spray is worth a smile. Apply it on the skin for a punch of orange, grapefruit and bergamot coupled with lily-of-the-valley and mimosa.
Elizabeth Arden Green Tea Scent Spray Eau Parfumée
Herbal & aromatic freshness from 1999
The last year of the previous millennium brought us a special herbal, energizing scent. More than a fragrant essence, it delivers a revitalizing action that instantly uplifts your mood. Featuring bergamot fruity rhubarb, lemon and orange zest coupled with the famous green tea, fresh fennel and crisp celery spice, it feels as invigorating as a perfume can be.
Now that you chose your next fresh and clean scent, all there’s left to do is to learn the best perfume application techniques. It is essential to boost the performance of your favorite scent to its best.
Product Specialist at Care to Beauty