The Most Delicious-Smelling Hair Products

Who needs perfume when you've products?! Yes, hair-care brands have been seriously upping the ante on scents lately — some have even partnered with master perfumers to create beautifully bespoke fragrances that happen to work wonders for your hair, too.
Ahead, check out a selection of products that will infuse your mane with lasting aromas. These smell so divine that the next time you're in an elevator and someone asks, "What's that amazing scent?" you'll know exactly what the culprit is — your gorgeous head of hair.
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John Frieda Sea Waves Sea Salt Spray
The early-aughts salt spray is back in an improved formulation, but the beachy coconut scent you know and love remains. Cutler Salon stylist Diana Macaluso suggests spritzing it onto roots before blowdrying to amp up volume without greasiness.
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Olivine Love + Salt Amongst The Waves Texture Spray
The packaging alone is the bottle equivalent of a chic, bed-and-breakfast weekend jaunt. It smells subtly of the ocean and the latent crush you harbor on Jordan Catalano. Bonus: You can use it as a body mist, too.
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Bumble And Bumble Don’t Blow It Hair Styler
When the mercury tops 80, you and I both know blowouts are a cute idea. In reality, it’s all about twisting wavy or curly hair with a frizz reducer that infuses your air-dried 'do with elusive bounce. Its softly aquatic scent will coordinate well with your new mermaid mane.
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Shu Uemura Essence Absolue Nourishing Protective Oil
Use it as a styling agent to tame frizz or on dry hair as a pre-treatment before washing. Either way, its soft, clean scent yields a beautiful floral sillage.
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Kérastase Limited-Edition Parfum Chronologiste Oil
Designed by master perfumer Alberto Morillas, this formula boasts the highest concentration of jasmine absolute and myrrh extract of any other hair oil on the market. The fusion yields a floral-herbal freshness — plus, you can use it on damp or dry hair.

Kérastase Chronologiste Parfum Oil, $60, available at Kérastase.
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Clean Original Dry Shampoo
Apply this dry shampoo just where you need it for Bardot-ified roots and a fresh, summery, cotton-esque scent.
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Aussie Sprunch Hairspray
The nostalgic classic smells refreshingly like aromatherapeutic grapes, and keeps curls and waves looking just piecey enough. Spray it onto your fingers and twist through hair for more control.
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Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray
This spray gives the illusion of twice as much hair, while imparting strands with an insanely addictive scent created by the same guy responsible for Tom Ford’s glorious perfume.
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Carol’s Daughter Monoi Hairspray
Monoi is a fusion of Tahitian tiare flower (a tropical relative of our pedestrian gardenia) and coconut oil. This flexible, brushable hairspray joins an epic product suite of sublimely scented hair paraphernalia.
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Davines Love Shampoo
I get compliments on my “perfume” every time I wash and condition with this laundry-scented cleanser. Plus, it smooths like a dream.
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Herbal Essences Detoxifying Shampoo
This shampoo is the olfactory equivalent of a Phuket holiday, thanks to its Thai lemon-basil infusion.
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R+Co Jackpot Styling Cream
Blending notes of guava and rhubarb, this strand smoother yields a frizz-less blowout while imparting a gorgeous, tart fragrance in its wake.
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