The Body Shop Madagascan Vanilla Flower Eau De Toilette Review

The Body Shop Madagascan Vanilla Flower Eau De Toilette Review

Hello Lovelies,

I hope all of your New Year parties have been great. I enjoyed catching up with my close friends and also the New Year party at my office.  I guess some of you have rushed to TBS stores; there was 50% off on some of their products :D. Today, I am going to review Madagascan Vanilla Flower EDT from TBS. The shower gel and body lotion from the same range have already been reviewed on IMBB. Read on to find how I liked it.



INR 1395/- for 50 ml, I got it for INR 697/-. How cool is that??? Yay!!

Product Description:

Escape to Madagascar with vanilla flower. Inspired by a sunny day on the tropical island of Madagascar, this warm, sensual eau de toilette from our Scents of the World fragrance collection features a blend of floral and oriental accords.

  • Oriental scent.
  • Layer with other Madagascan Vanilla Flower products to build the fragrance.
  • Blend two scents from the collection to create your own fragrance.


How To Use:

Spritz onto neck and pulse points.

My Experience with The Body Shop Madagascan Vanilla Flower Eau De Toilette:

As any other girl out there, I love fragrances: P. Let it be flowery, fruity, musky, woody, everything should be in my “fragrance collection” :D. Also everything that has “vanilla” is a must have for me. I have ordered Madagascan Vanilla Flower EDT and its body lotion from TBS India website. Believe me, the delivery was so quick. It reached Bangalore (from Delhi) in 2 days and in a very good package.


Coming to the EDT, it comes in a lengthy transparent glass bottle with vanilla flowers imprinted on it. The EDT is from “Scents of the World” range.  To describe the fragrance, it is a mix of vanilla, flowery and musky smell. My sister says this EDT is little close to Dior Hypnotic (but I think, it is too much to compare TBS with Dior :P). The perfume is not too strong and overpowering. It is a complete girly/feminine fragrance. When we compare the fragrances of body lotion and EDT, obviously EDT is on the higher side. The fragrance lingers for almost 4 to 5 hours. The first time I wore it to office, I got so many compliments 😀


I need to sniff myself after 5 hours to feel the fragrance. I love to layer it, so that I am perfumed*blushing* for good 7 to 8 hours. I use M and S vanilla body wash, Madagascan vanilla body lotion and this EDT, so that I completely smell vanilla-ish and flowery all day. I am in love with this range and it can be used as an everyday fragrance. I need to try blending it with another fragrance. I just hope it would work wonders. The EDT comes in a glass bottle (as most EDTs), so some times I need to be more careful while handling it. I already broke it once 🙁 However, I think the bottle is travel friendly and easy to carry in my handbag.


Pros of The Body Shop Madagascan Vanilla Flower Eau De Toilette:

  • Amazing fragrance (5/5).
  • Decent staying power of 4 to 5 hours (4.5/5)
  • Packaging is pretty good, like most other EDTs (4/5)
  • Easily available. I found the same range in three TBS stores (4.5/5)
  • Just 2 to 3 sprays are enough for a single use (4/5).

Cons of The Body Shop Madagascan Vanilla Flower Eau De Toilette:

  • Price may be a concern for some (3/5) (unless you are lucky like me to get it on 50% off :P)
  • Less quantity (50 ml) for the price (3/5).
  • Ingredients list is missing (this may be because I ordered the product online).

Do I Repurchase The Body Shop Madagascan Vanilla Flower Eau De Toilette?

Yes, this would remain my “bestie” at least for some months. I would love to buy body mist from the same range.

Do I Recommend The Body Shop Madagascan Vanilla Flower Eau De Toilette?

Of course, just rush to the store right now: D.

IMBB Rating:

4.5/5, overall it is a good product.

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8 thoughts on “The Body Shop Madagascan Vanilla Flower Eau De Toilette Review

  1. 😀 I’ve bought the other two from the online sale… Dreams Unlimited Sun Fresh and Love etc Sun Kiss… *woot* they’re quite good *haan ji* … Dreams Unlimited is so fresh *happydance* … though i feel i should have picked this too.. *drool* *preen* 😛 nice review *powder*

  2. i felt so lucky when i grabbed the last bottle in the TBS store. i had bought the perfume oil last year from the same range and i loved it so much that i couldn’t think of letting go EDT from my hands too. :p 😀 😀
    I tried mixing this fragrance with ” All good scents Love and Joy” thinking both are floral but it failed badly. I think it would only go with some other light floral fragrance.

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