Modern royalty is all about celebrities and their lives. From posh mansions to uber-chic lifestyles, celebrities define everything in their own imperial way. Indulgence in fragrances is one of their many lavish passions – they not only like to wear perfume, they also love launching their own. Here, we list celebs who took their passions to make major perfume brands.
Lady Gaga: The brilliant musician and eccentric dresser launched her aromatic perfume label in 2012. The unisex fragrance has notes of tiger orchid, atropa belladonna, incense, apricot, saffron and honey. The fragrance sales are a stiff competition to her records.
Beyonce: The diva’s perfume is marked by exquisite design as well as a superb scent. Coming in an upside-down blue and chrome bottle, Beyonce’s perfumes have notes of peony, pear blossom, midnight blooming jasmine, Madagascar vanilla, and bluebird orchid.
Katy Perry: The multitalented American pop star collaborated with luxury perfumers Laurent Le Guernec and Givaudan. Together they launched the Katy Perry label of fragrances. Coming in a royal and diamond-like bottle, Katy Perry’s perfume defines the most feminine scents. Its range of 6 perfumes is suitable for nearly all women.
Britney Spears: One of the greatest pop and fashion icons, Britney Spears also came up with her line of luxury perfumes. Coming in highly stylized and classical bottles, the fragrance is freshly feminine. The 6 fragrances of the brand exhale classical summery scents.
Christina Aguilera: The pop star created her first fragrance in 2007. Ever since, the label has created 6 fragrances for women. Utterly feminine and absolutely classy, these vivid fragrances are best-sellers.
David and Victoria Beckham: The English football sensation together with his glamazon wife launched a series of perfumes with Coty in 2005. Since then, the duo’s label has collaborated with several perfumers to create stunning and soothing aromas.
Antonio Banderas: One of the oldest collaborations of cinema and perfumes, the Spanish actress worked in tandem with fragrance company Puig to launch their first fragrance in 1997. Since then, the label has brought out 43 fragrances for men and women to garner international success.
Rihanna: Packaging the fragrance in a sleek bottle, the fragrances from Rihanna’s label were launched in 2010. The Caribbean singer joined hands with several perfumers over the years to create seven stunning fragrances.
Kylie Minogue: One of the most persistent pop icons who has stayed in the limelight over decades, the Australian singer has 11 women’s perfumes under her range. Most of her scents are eau de toilette and hence cater to women who love to keep their fragrance subtle while also being pocket-friendly.
Nicki Minaj: The ‘Anaconda’ star who made large bottoms fashionable last year chose to go with a bust of herself as the container of her perfume. Do you prefer your Nicki with pink hair with a gold face or with black diamond-studded hair and a black bra? These scented ladies spell ‘Va Va Voom’.
Amitabh Bachchan: Indian stars aren’t to be left behind in the race for scented hits. Bollywood’s own angry young (now old) man has been a cult in the nation for decades now. The superstar launched his fragrance Lomani for the masses. Coming in a 100 ml bottle, the eau de toilette has the essence of Lomani and carries the notes of citrus, floral, spicy and woody notes.
Shah Rukh Khan: Shah Rukh Khan also features in the list with his Tiger Eye perfumes. The Badshah of Bollywood joined hands with Jeanne Arthus, a famous perfumer from France, to create this scent. The stylized 100 ml bottle contains a refreshing scent with notes of modern fern, aromatic green, spicy, fruity lemon. Sandal, patchouli, cedar and vetiver add to the notes to harmonize its oriental base.
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