Fragrance Highlight: Pikake

Pikake is a beautiful white flower native to Hawaii, known for its sweet and floral fragrance. Princess Kaiulani loved Pikake so much that the Hawaiian name for the flower came from the princess’ favorite bird, the peacock. Pikake makes highly coveted leis and is also commonly used in wedding bouquets. The bright fragrance of Pikake, also known as tuberose, is one of Hawaii’s signature scents:  complex, sweet, strong and floral.

The fragrance of pikake has been used in a variety of products, from lotions to multi-purpose oils and more. The delicious floral scent of pikake can transport you directly to paradise and the scent from your products lingers to act as your own Pikake Perfume; that’s why Island Essence always carries products in this intoxicating fragrance. Let's explore some of the different products that feature the delightful scent of pikake.

Pikake-Scented Candles

Pikake-scented candles are a great way to bring the sweet and floral fragrance of pikake into your home. Island Essence travel candles are created with candle wax from Oahu and blended with Hawaiian fragrance oils. Paradise awaits wherever you are—enjoy at home or tuck in your suitcase to travel as the 4oz size is perfect.  The Local Pikake Lei scent with Maile is perfect if you want to experience being bedecked with floral gorgeousness, with sweet-smelling leis up to your chin!  Pikake is complex, sweet, strong and floral while the addition of Maile adds the fresh, green notes of a rainforest. This candle is pikake perfume for you room.   

Pikake-Scented Body Lotion

Pikake-scented body lotion is a great way to nourish and hydrate your skin while leaving a delicate floral fragrance. Vintage Premium Lotions celebrate the golden era of Hawaii and the beautiful flowers and fruits of Hawaii.  Natural and organic ingredients and locally sourced essential oils combined with tropical fragrances will leave your skin moisturized and beautifully scented--perfect for when you long for the islands, and the pikake scent is one of our favorites, doubling as a pikake perfume with the long lasting scent!

Pikake-Scented Bath Products

Pikake-scented bath products are a popular way to relax and unwind. There are many different options available, from body wash to loofah soaps.  Island Essence soaps naturally and gently cleanse your skin. Handcrafted in our little factory on Maui, our soaps are made with love and Aloha. We hand-pour this fragrant soap over natural loofah for a beautiful soap with naturally exfoliating properties.  The Loofah sponge is composed of slightly rough fibers that exfoliate your skin.  Using a loofah eliminates dead cells that will give you smooth, youthful, and glowing skin. Combine the beneficial properties of a loofah with the captivating scent of pikake, and you have a recipe for your own personal spa and will be smelling like pikake perfume all day!

Pikake-scented products are a great way to experience the sweet and floral fragrance of Hawaii. From body washes to candles, there are many different products available that feature the delightful scent and act as a pikake perfume. Whether you're looking to freshen up your home or nourish your skin and hair, pikake-scented products are a luxurious and indulgent way to pamper yourself and experience the beauty of Hawaii.