With over 80 years of combined experience and industry affiliations, Scent Lab is the leaders of perfume oil suppliers, scented oils and fragrance body oils across South Africa, Africa and GloballyScent Lab sources perfume oils (South Africa and globally) from the biggest names in the industry. Sent Lab truly understands the industry in which they operate by trading in and manufacturing of Aroma Chemical Compounds / Perfume Oils and Fragrance Oils for the use in fine fragrances.

With an in-house scent designer (Perfumer) and GCMS analyst, Scent Lab is able to match many FMCG fragrances to customer specifications.  With an in-house scent designer customers are able to make their own perfume and client consultations are held to fully understand the clients need.  Designer perfume oils make great gifts and are extremely popular in market.

Body Care:  Scent Lab design and develop soap scents to support daily hygiene rituals including body oil for men,  shower soap/gel, scented body lotion, roll-on perfume oil and high perfume body sprays. Popular perfume oils for body care include:  Lavender perfume oil & Jasmine perfume oil with Almond Scent being the top pick in soap scents for homemade soap.

Self Care:  Scent Lab design and develop scents to support self care.  Using scented oils for aromatherapy can hold many benefits & effects.

Fine Fragrance:  Scent Lab supplies Fine fragrance oils for perfume making, which copies some of the big brand names that are well known and loved in Somalia. Scent Lab oils are manufactured through reverse engineering and many of which are procured from the very same suppliers who manufacture the original scents sold to these big brands. Customers in Somalia favourite the following scents:  Vanilla perfume oil and Rose perfume oil.

A few small “recipes” that make for beautiful perfumed oils include:

  • Rose, Jasmine & Jojoba
  • Ylang Ylang, Lavender & Jojoba
  • Vanilla, Sandalwood & Jojoba

Always remember the following:

  • Top Note: The first impression of the perfume, light and evaporates quickly.  Examples include:  Lemon, orange, grapefruit, lime, tangerine, citronella, bergamot, eucalyptus, lavender, lemongrass, peppermint & spearmint.
  • Middle Note: Comes out a couple of minutes after the top note.  Examples include:  chamomile, cinnamon, clove, Cypress, fennel, geranium, jasmine, juniper, marjoram, neroli, nutmeg, pine, fir, rose, rosemary, spruce, tea tree, thyme & ylang ylang.
  • Base Note: The rich and deep scent of the perfume and often a musk scent.  Examples include:  cedarwood, frankincense, ginger, murrh & vanilla

Home Care:  Scent Lab designs and manufactures scents that add beautiful scents to home care. Daily chores can be boring and mundane, through high impact fragrances that encourage cleaner and fresher experiences; we help make brands more effective and enjoyable.

Scent Lab design & manufacture perfume oil for application in every product used in daily personal care from hair care (Shampoos, Relaxers, Hair Food, Conditioners) to face care, foot care & more.

Wondering how to start your own perfume business in Somalia? Simply Contact Scent Lab online.