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18 Perfume Gift Sets That Are Sure to Help Them Find Their Signature Scent

Prevention Logo By Kayla Blanton of Prevention | Slide 1 of 19: Choosing a signature scent may be one of life's hardest decisions—it could be up there with shopping for a wedding dress. While it's not that serious of a choice, figuring out what scent speaks to you involves a lot of trial and error. To make everyone's lives a bit easier, this holiday season we're sharing some of the best perfume gift sets to gift your loved ones. Deciding what to smell like is a weird, hard thing to do, especially when it plays a big role in first impressions and how you're remembered. Not to mention, the same fragrance can smell slightly different on everyone because it mixes with the pH balance of an individual's skin (in other words, their body odor) to create its own unique aroma. So if you liked that perfume on your co-worker, there's a chance you may not like it on yourself.That being said, if you're struggling to pinpoint a fragrance vibe—be it musky, floral, sweet, spicy, or one of the many other ultra-specific categories—grabbing a varietal perfume set may be the way to go. Sure, most of them contain tiny bottles, but they allow you to try on different fragrances for the price of one, which is a great way to solve a signature scent crisis. Not to mention, many Sephora sets come with a scent certificate that's good for a full-sized bottle at no additional cost once the find a favorite. If you already have a go-to smell, helping someone else find theirs is the perfect gift. And there are plenty of options—from intricate samplers to full-sized bottle sets, some of the internet's top picks are listed below.

Choosing a signature scent may be one of life's hardest decisions—it could be up there with shopping for a wedding dress. While it's not that serious of a choice, figuring out what scent speaks to you involves a lot of trial and error. To make everyone's lives a bit easier, this holiday season we're sharing some of the best perfume gift sets to gift your loved ones.

Deciding what to smell like is a weird, hard thing to do, especially when it plays a big role in first impressions and how you're remembered. Not to mention, the same fragrance can smell slightly different on everyone because it mixes with the pH balance of an individual's skin (in other words, their body odor) to create its own unique aroma. So if you liked that perfume on your co-worker, there's a chance you may not like it on yourself.

That being said, if you're struggling to pinpoint a fragrance vibe—be it musky, floral, sweet, spicy, or one of the many other ultra-specific categories—grabbing a varietal perfume set may be the way to go. Sure, most of them contain tiny bottles, but they allow you to try on different fragrances for the price of one, which is a great way to solve a signature scent crisis. Not to mention, many Sephora sets come with a scent certificate that's good for a full-sized bottle at no additional cost once the find a favorite.

If you already have a go-to smell, helping someone else find theirs is the perfect gift. And there are plenty of options—from intricate samplers to full-sized bottle sets, some of the internet's top picks are listed below.

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