Smell like Yoona and Jeanette Aw: 10 celebs and their signature scents
Smell like a star
Like the clothes that you wear, jewellery you treat yourself to and the style of makeup that you wear, the scent of your choice says a lot about you. Floral notes are feminine and youthful while earthy and woody blends are bold and modern. Your signature scent is not only a reflection of your taste and style but also serves a as a reminder of places you’ve been to and people you’ve met. If you’ve ever wondered what celebrities like Jeanette Aw and Chen Yanxi spritz on in the morning, scroll through the gallery to find out.
It comes as no surprise that Yoona’s go-to is the Issey Miyake L’Eau d’Issey. The doe-eyed beauty’s signature scent is a pure floral scent with musky and woody tones. Made with a wide range of floral scents including lotus, cyclamen, freesia, carnations, and white lilies, with hints of amberseed and musk, this perfume is perfect for date nights because it lets express your femininity. Yoona is such a fan of this fragrance, she even has a body lotion in this scent.
Jeanette Aw fell head over heels with the refined Miss Dior Eau De Parfum. To quote the perfumer of Miss Dior, François Demachy, the warm floral fragrance is “a declaration of love, to love!”. Made with the Damask rose and May rose from Grass, it is the kind of scent you would want to walk down the aisle in.
Liu Wen: Chanel Gabrielle, S$180 (50ml) and S$258 (100ml)
The top model is yet another fan of floral and feminine scents. She opts for the Chanel Gabrielle Eau De Parfum that features a bouquet of orange blossom, jasmine, ylang ylang and tuberose that hail from Grasse.
This talented makeup maestro’s preference is for woody and musky scents like the Hermes Eau des Merveilles. Sultry and warm with notes of amber, it’s a scent that fits Pony’s style well. If you are a musk fragrance wearer, spritz your perfume only on your pressure points like the neck, wrist, elbows, behind your ears and knees so it lasts all day.
Charlene likes to stick to fruity, aromatic and floral scents like the Victoria’s Secret Bombshell Luxe. The limited edition fragrance that is encrusted with Swarovski crystals starts with a passionfruit top note while a combination of peony and vanilla orchird creates a warm and sweet trail.
Song Hye Kyo: Penhaligon’s Orange Blossom Eau de Toliette, S$82.66
The Descendants of the Sun star’s signature scent is the citrusy Penhaligon’s Orange Blossom Eau de Toliette. The scent boasts top notes of bergamot, zesty orange at its centre and base notes of sensual vanilla and white musk.
The Chinese model’s favourite perfume is this Louis Vuitton one that features tuberose, jasmine grandiflorum from Grasse, absolute of jasmine sambac from China and May rose. For those who love sumptuous florals, this blend of flowers, could be right up the street
Chen Yanxi: Salvatore Ferragamo Signorina in fiore, US$82
Notes of pink pepper, accords of flowering jasmine and roses with a delicate sweetness of pannacotta combine for this cheeky and fresh fragrance. If you like light and fresh scents, this could be your new spritz.
A timeless cocktail of strawberry, violet leaves, jasmine and white woods, this perfume captures the eclectic flavour of Marc Jacobs’ designs. Fruity and flirty, this is one for girls who don’t take themselves too seriously and are always up for a good laugh.