Shopping a fragrance for someone can be tricky. After all, it’s all about matching their personality—so there’s no falling back on what’s new or what's trendy. To get it right, you’ve got to know who you’re shopping for. Next step? Check out our easy-to-follow (and celeb-studded!) guide.
The Scent: Pink Friday by Nicki Minaj
Perfect For: The Extrovert
Why We Love It: We’ve always said, “Go bold, or go home.” This combination of starfruit, fresh gardenia and creamy vanilla fits the bill to perfection.
The Scent: Fantasy by Britney Spears
Perfect For: The Provocateur
Wh Why We Love It: We’re typically a fan of anything by Britney, and this fragrance is no exception: a blend of white chocolate, musk, fruits and florals? Gimme more!
The Scent: My Life by Mary J. Blige
Perfect For: Superwoman
Why We Love It: The name seems to say that, if we wear it, some of Mary’s signature “girl power” will rub off on us. Here’s hoping… (Bonus? The amazing, floral-vanilla scent!)
The Scent: Lady Gaga Fame
Perfect For: The Exhibitionist
Why We Love It: It’s said to cause “illicit fits of extravagance, unrivalled rushes of adoration and prolonged moments of ecstasy and rapture.” Enough said.
The Scent: Wonderstruck Enchanted by Taylor Swift
Perfect For: The Hopeless Romantic
Why We Love It: According to Ms. Swift, it’s “about that moment when you instantly feel a connection to someone.” Based strictly on the chance that she successfully bottled that up (Maybe notes of wild berries and peonies have the same effect!)? We’re sold!
The Scent: Celebrity 4-Piece Set
Perfect For: The Mood Swinger
Why We Love It: Featuring Someday by Justin Bieber, Fantasy by Britney Spears, Jennifer Aniston and Wonderstruck by Taylor Swift, the gang’s all here!