Every fashionista needs a signature scent to make her feel like a goddess - and to enamour others with a single whiff! But since there are plenty of fragrances out there that can make you gag rather than feel oh-so-sexy, we've put together a list of the best signature perfumes every woman must own. These bottles of liquid sultriness are universally loved - and you definitely can’t go wrong with them. With these hypnotic perfumes, you’re sure to leave behind a cloud of scent that will leave people begging for more!
The iconic brand just launched a new fragrance after 15 years, and one hint of the aroma was enough to wow us. A hard-hitting, fresh scent, Modern Muse is designed to capture the independent, creative spirit of the urban woman while, complementing her magnetic femininity. The fascinating contrast of sparkling florals and sensual woods is spot on when it comes to embodying the spirit of the stylish, dynamic woman of today.
Available at all Estee Lauder outlets from October onwards.
Price: INR 7,900 for 100ml
Undoubtedly one of the most famous perfumes of all time, this one had Coco Chanel using hints of vanilla, jasmine and mayrose for a powerful fragrance that has never gone out of style since its launch in 1921. The timeless concoction has the power to make any woman feel classy yet undeniably sexy at the same time. However, if you’re looking to try something newer by the fashion house than Chance by Chanel is definitely a top pick for an alluring scent that is light, romantic and energetic, and an amazing choice for both day and night.
Price: Chanel No 5. - INR 12,000 for 100 ml, Chanel Chance - INR 7,850 for 100ml
Picking just one fragrance from Calvin Klein is no easy feat, but Eternity Aqua is as fresh and crisp as an ocean’s breeze. It’s perfect for that instant mood-lift, with notes of jasmine, cucumber water, white peony and musk for that certain elegance that is charming yet effortless.
Price: INR 4,875 for 100ml
Enter Marc Jacobs's whimsical world of Daisy - a sparkling bouquet of fresh florals with a vintage edge. An elegant perfume that has a playful innocence while being dramatically flirty, all wrapped up in plenty of comfort and warmth. The fact that the stunning bottle adds some mega style to your dresser is just an added bonus!
Price: INR 5,325 for 100ml
A blast of this fragrance will make you want to make it your signature scent for every big night out. Designed for the bold, desirable woman - with sensual notes of jasmine, peony and litchi blended with the effervescence of pomegranate and pineapple, along with soothing musks - Envy Me is perfect for leaving a dazzling impression in your wake. It’s just the accessory you need when you’re channelling some high-voltage sexiness for that knock-out effect.
Price: INR 6,000 for 100ml
The ultimate fragrance that embodies sophistication, luxury and exquisiteness is a golden girl by the House of Dior. A favourite for many thanks to its ability to make any women feel special, sensual and uber-glamorous, J’Adore is all about magnificent floral elements to help celebrate your femininity with a seductive twist.
Price: INR 9,000 approx.
Perfect for any occasion, Burberry Body brings out your girly side with a touch of steaminess, thanks to an eclectic composition of fruity notes with sleek woods and vanilla. It envelops you in a cloud of freshness and is one fragrance you can wear day in and day out without ever getting bored.
Price: INR 6,200 for 85ml
Classy, chic and ladylike, this scent is exactly what comes to mind when you think of the scent of a woman. With components like rose, litchi, honey and amber, you’re bound to fall head over heels with it at first whiff. Chloe’s signature perfume is so elegantly intoxicating; it’s the only fragrance you would deem perfect enough to wear on your wedding day.
Price: INR 6,750 for 75ml