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BREAKING: Sun Ripened Raspberry is Back!

Written by Bryce

Loved Bath & Body Works’ Sun Ripened Raspberry scent? Us too, and it’s back. Rejoice, people, rejoice.

If you’re an female born anywhere between the 70s and early 90s and living in the USA, you likely spent a lot of your formative middle school and high school days at the mall– and what did you do there? You shopped for fragranced trinkets at Bath & Body Works, spritzed yourself endlessly with Sun Ripened Raspberry, and wondered just how much glitter counted as “too much.” Good news, the scents you loved the most are making a return, and SRR is officially back on the market TOMORROW.


Official details below:

#FlashbackFragrances Campaign Brings Back Fan-Favorites From The ‘90s And Early ‘00s For A Limited Time

Prepare for a ‘90s nostalgia dream come true! For the second straight year, Bath & Body Works is relaunching some of its most memorable and sought-after fragrances as part of its #FlashbackFragrances campaign. The iconic scent that started it all—Sun-Ripened Raspberry—is available starting tomorrow (Friday, May 20) and with seven other discontinued fragrances being available at Bath & Body Works locations nationwide, for a limited time, during its Semi-Annual Sale beginning Monday, June 6.

With the extraordinary success of last year’s Flashback Fragrances and the back-to-the-‘90s trend prevalent in fashion, beauty and pop culture, the #FlashbackFragrances campaign engages customers while also celebrating Bath & Body Works’ heritage. Given the overwhelming love and excitement for last year’s returning fragrances, Bath & Body Works, yet again, went deep into the fragrance archives to give customers some of their most-loved and most-requested discontinued fragrances.


Returning #FlashbackFragrances include:

Sun-Ripened Raspberry (launched in 1996): The perfect blend of sweet berries & sheer sunlight

Country Apple (launched in 1997): A crisp combination of McIntosh apple & sweet clementine

Cucumber Melon (launched in 1998): A combination of crisp cucumber & fresh honeydew

Freesia (launched in 1998): The perfect blend of freesia petals & creamy hyacinth

Brown Sugar & Fig (launched in 2005): An enticing blend of creamy coconut milk, fig & caramelized brown sugar

Mango Mandarin (launched in 2002): A mouthwatering blend of juicy mango & mandarin orange

Cotton Blossom (launched in 2000): The perfect blend of cotton flower, crisp air & soft white musk

Peony (launched in 2004): A delicate combination of peony petals, garden rose & sandalwood

The collection includes:

Fine Fragrance Mist ($14)

Ultra Shea Body Cream ($13)

Shea & Vitamin E Body Lotion ($12.50)

Shea & Vitamin E Shower Gel ($12.50)

All eight #FlashbackFragrances are available from June 6 through July 3 at Bath & Body Works stores nationwide and on Join in the nostalgic fun on Bath & Body Works’ Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter channels with the hashtag, #FlashbackFragrances.

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About the author


Bryce Gruber is a Manhattanite mom who can be found jet-setting off to every corner of the globe. She loves exotic places, planes with WiFi, summer clothes, & Sucre brown butter truffles. Bryce's aim is to do to luxury what Elton John did to being gay. Follow her on twitter @brycegruber

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