NOWCharlotte Rhys was founded in 1999 in South Africa. Today Charlotte Rhys is a respected brand and an aspirational icon in the South African market place. All Charlotte Rhys products are produced, under the watchful eyes of Janet Rhys and Shaun McDermott, in their own factory in Cape Town. Today Charlotte Rhys proudly supplies some of the leading hotels, lodges, resorts and spas in the world.
All products are biodegradable. Bottles are made from 70% recycled material.
All products are free from harmful chemicals and dyes including SLES/ parabens/ petroleum by-products, liquid paraffin or petroleum jelly/ PEGS [Poly Ethoxylated Glycols]/animal products or derivatives.
Charlotte Rhys is 100% endorsed by Beauty Without Cruelty and the Vegan Society of South Africa.
Available in the following fragrances:
Bergamot & Lime – A combination of freshly squeezed Lemon and Lime, infused with Indian Ginger Root, leading to further Citrus notes of Orange, Lemongrass and Mandarin, Bergamot and Moss.
No.17 – Clean and fresh, the top notes dance with Yuzu, Bergamot, Lemon and Tarragon, while Lily of the Valley, Nutmeg, Water Lily and Reseda perfume the heart. Cedar wood, Sandalwood, Vetiver and Musk give the base its depth.
Oud Blanche – Rich, full bodied & imbued with the pleasing complexities of Oud. Saffron, Rose, Bergamot & Cistus ignite the top notes, while the heart smoulders with Cedarwood, Patchouli, Gaiac & Apple. Vanilla, Sandalwood, Labdanum & Musk create its distinctive base.
Oud Noir – Opulent, exotic & mysterious this is a rich indulgent fragrance. Cinnamon & styrax fly through the top notes, while Cedarwood Iris and Coconut set the heart alight. Sandalwood Vanilla and Benzoin give sultry depth & encapsulate the base of this sophisticated alluring & indulgent fragrance.
Pure Charcoal – This unique fragrance begins with hints of Citrus and Peppercorns, warms with aromatic notes of Patchouli and Tonka then with a final flourish it lingers on the skin with a base of Amber and Vetiver.
Rose – Stroll among the heavenly scented blooms, this is a heady fragrance. Rose and only Rose defines the top notes, while Rose and Violet permeates the heart and makes it last and last.
St Tomas – Rich and refined undertones, this is a fresh and invigorating fragrance. The top notes sing with Mint, Birch Leaf, Grapefruit and Green Apple. Geranium, Lavender, Tarragon and Aquatic Accord fill the heart, whilst Vetiver, Patchouli and Moss build the base.
Under the Leaves – Versatile and easy to wear, this warm, sensual fragrance is instantly uplifting. The top notes are alive with Orange and Tomato Leaves. Hyacinth and Lily of the Valley dominate the heart, while Musk and Cedarwood fill out the base.