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.

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 South Africa. 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 South Africa favourite the following scents:  Vanilla perfume oil and Rose perfume oil.

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.

We asked 100 South African customers what smells like home:

·        Rooi Bos (redbush tee)

·        Strong Coffee

·        Ocean Mist

·        Spices

·        Baked goods (sugar)

·        Vanilla

The human nose can pick up a huge range of smells including:  They are as follows:

  • Fragrant – floral and perfume
  • Fruity– all non-citrus fruits
  • Citrus – lemon, lime, orange
  • Woody and resinous– pine or fresh cut grass
  • Sweet– chocolate, vanilla, caramel
  • Minty and peppermint– eucalyptus and camphor
  • Toasted and nutty– popcorn, peanut butter, almond

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 South Africa? Simply Contact Scent Lab online.