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Basic Guide to Celebrity Perfumes

Perfume has become a necessity among today’s men and women. There are so many selection that consumers can buy from cheap dolce gabbana perfume online to the hottest celebrity perfumes. Clearly, celebrities bring attention to the products they endorse. Famous celebrities are seen promoting not just their latest movies or songs, but also common everyday products like cosmetics and fragrances.

Audrey Hepburn, Sophia Loren and Elizabeth Taylor are widely recognized actresses, noted not just for their incredible talents but also as pioneers of celebrity perfumes. Audrey Hepburn, the classical star of Roman Holiday, was one of the first celebrities to endorse a perfume. She backed Givenchy’s fragrance, L’interdit and was released in 1957 in the general public.  In 1981, Sophia Loren, an icon of style, femininity, grace and elegance, also launched her own perfume, Sophia. But it was Elizabeth Taylor, who set the bar high for celebrity fragrances.

According to the Daily Mail, White Diamonds sold for $200 an ounce when it first launched in 1991 at the Marshall Field & Co department store in New York. It remains as the world’s best selling celebrity fragrance though it launched over 20 years ago. Last year, it reached an incredible $61.3 million global sale.

Today, celebrity perfumes continue to be on fire. Celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Beyonce, Paris Hilton and even football star David Beckham have signed contracts with perfume houses to associate their name with a signature scent, as a self-promotion campaign. The fragrances are then promoted with the celebrity’s name being the focal point of the campaign. Now you can buy david beckham perfume in hundreds of stores across the globe.

Girl with Perfume

When purchasing a perfume, do not just consider the person endorsing the product. Take into consideration the type of scent you are looking for in a perfume. Some fragrances are designed to provide sophistication to mirror the celebrity endorsing the products. Other fragrances offer a fresh and sweet smell to suit the taste of most women consumers.

For guys who like the classic and rich fragrance, without being overpowering, try David Beckham’s Instinct cologne. It is woody and masculine with a touch of spicy citrus. You can also easily identify the best fragrances on the market right now by taking a look at the reviews customers have written about them.

Ultimately, search for a fragrance that has the overall quality you are looking for in a perfume. The product backed by a famous celebrity endorser is usually the one loved by the customers because it provides the most desirable experience.

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Top Celebrity Fashion Icons

Top Celebrity Fashion Icons

They are the first ones to steal trends straight from the run way. That’s why we look to them for next seasons fashions. The following article lists some of the top A-list fashion icons. Keep your eye on them and be inspired. They have a passion for fashion so why not look to them for some fashion advice.

Mark Kate and Ashley
These two girls are better known as the Olsen twins. They are all grown up and have definitely earned their title as style icons. Unique and bold is what they aim for and they pull it off every time. They go for bohemian chic; it’s professional but relaxed at the same time. They are icons because their style is adaptable for every day fashionistas. Its fashion that is comfortable, a dream come true! Go for loose fit clothing and accessorises to enhance the feminine chic style. These girls are always snapped wearing designer clothes; Givenchy, Rick Owens, Valli and so many more are the designers they seem to favour.

Model Moss
Kate Moss is best known for her supermodel good looks, it’s no surprise that she has been titled a style icon. She may be ageing but there seems to be known signs of this wonder woman slowing down. She has interests in beauty and fashion. She has adopted a vintage chic look. This look makes her stand out from the crowd. However she seems to pull off any look with her rocker chick attitude. Skinny jeans are her staple, paired with leather boots and fur coats and gorgeous accessories. She’s all about simplicity, going with neutral colours for clothes and adding bold accessories. Steal her look with a pair of Dr Denim jeans, t-shirt and your favourite bold piece.

Classic Chloe
Chloe Sevigny is the alternative chick. She always pulls off different and looks fabulous. This confidence to experiment is what makes her a style icon. She goes for classic vintage which fits her perfectly. She knows her shape and how to compliment it. She loves to show off her legs, bare legs seem to be the key to her looks. Her looks are great to look at for inspiration, so unique! She’s a designer aficionado. In her wardrobe you will find Valentino, Cloe, Proenza Schouler and so many more. Talk about a dream wardrobe.

If you have a favourite celebrity then perhaps you should look to them for some outfit ideas. You may not be able to afford buying the exact label but you should be able to find something similar. Icons should be used for inspiration not for copying. This will insure that you put your own spin on the look.

Author Bio
Jasmine is a self-confessed fashion lover and an active blogger amongst the online fashion community.

Fashionable Stars at Esquire Ball

Celebrity news becomes more interesting when it features hot bodies and pretty faces. Tonight’s Esquire Ball created an online buzz and celebrity photos keep circulating over Twitter and Facebook.

Here are some of them, grabbed from TwitPics (so bear with the image quality):

Anne Curtis at Esquire Ball

Fabulous Anne Curtis: Fresh and Fierce

Just look at her super revealing gown! So sexy and classy! A real head-turner! Thanks to Rajo Laurel. And here’s another one from Rajo Laurel’s collection:

Esquire Ball Divine Lee

Mesmerizing Divine Lee

Esquire Ball Angel Locsin

Simpy Elegant - Angel Locsin

Angel Locsin in Martin Bautista’s beautiful creation is so pretty!

Esquire Ball Maxene Magalona

Cutesy Maxene Magalona

Maxene Magalona exudes hotness in Veejay Floresca’s design.

Esquire Ball Ruffa Gutierrez

Lovi Poe, Miriam Quiambao, Ruffa Gutierrez and Bea Alonzo

And just look at those gorgeous ladies! Their stunning gowns are really eye-catching!

Well, as Raymond Gutierrez defines it, Esquire Ball is like prom night, only sluttier. Yeah, sexier!