Shakira's fame can be attributed to her distinctive voice, energetic dance moves, and a successful music career that blends elements of Latin, rock, and pop genres, with hits like "Hips Don't Lie" and "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)" propelling her to global stardom.
She ventured into the world of perfumery with her own line, launching her first fragrance in 2010, which expanded her brand beyond music into the realms of fashion and fragrance. Fragrance Familia proudly carries Shakira perfumes, showcasing her influence and appeal that extends beyond her musical talents into the fragrance industry.
Shakira's Own Favorite Perfumes
Several sources seem to indicate that Shakira's favorite fragrance is Petits Et Mamans from the House of Bvlgari. This is a soft and delicate fragrance with citrus, woody, and floral notes.
Other fragrances Shakira is known to wear:
- Be Delicious by Donna Karan: A fresh and fruity scent with apple and floral notes.
- Calvin Klein Truth: Clean and musky fragrances with warm amber and wood base.
- Shakira's own fragrance line: She launched several perfumes under her own brand, each reflecting different aspects of her personality.
5 Best Smelling Shakira Perfumes
Speaking of Shakira's own perfume label, it features some delicious masterpieces. Fragrance Familia ranks the top 5 from the line:
Dance Midnight Muse takes Fragrance Familia's top spot with its juicy blend of black currant, lemon, and exotic fruits at the top, leading into a heart of jasmine and orange blossom, grounded by a base of patchouli, vanilla, and benzoin. Perfect for evening wear, this fragrance is a fit for all seasons, especially fall and winter, with its warm and inviting aura. Its longevity and moderate sillage make it an ideal choice for those special nights out, lasting well into the wee hours.
Coming in at a close second, Sweet Dream by Shakira captivates with its playful yet sophisticated blend of citruses, blackcurrant, and apple, leading to a heart of rose, jasmine, and cedar, grounded by a comforting base of vanilla and musk. This fragrance is versatile enough for day or night wear, making it perfect for spring and summer. With its moderate longevity and sillage, Sweet Dream is ideal for those who wish to leave a subtle yet memorable impression.
3. Dance Midnight Red by Shakira
Dance Midnight Red secures Fragrance Familia's third spot with its vibrant mix of pink pepper, red apple, and pear at the top, heart notes of orange blossom, heliotrope, and jasmine, on a base of vanilla, praline, and cedar. This scent is a perfect choice for the autumn and winter months, suited for evening events or date nights. It boasts moderate to long-lasting longevity and sillage, ensuring you'll capture attention wherever you go.
Rock by Shakira hits the fourth rank with its energetic and bold aroma. The fragrance opens with bergamot, lemon, and green notes, evolves with a heart of jasmine, passion fruit, and tiare, and settles into a base of musk, amber, and cedarwood. Ideal for casual outings and concerts, it's best worn in the spring and summer. While it may not last as long as others on this list, its immediate impact is undeniable.
5. Dream by Shakira
Rounding out Fragrance Familia's top five is Dream by Shakira, a fragrance that invites you to dream big with its blend of salted caramel, pink pepper, and Italian bergamot, leading to a heart of rose and jasmine, on a base of vanilla, musk, and patchouli. Dream is best suited for daily wear, offering a fresh and uplifting scent that's perfect for spring and autumn. Its longevity and sillage are moderate, making it a delightful scent for the office or a day out.
Of course, these are just team Fragrance Familia's rankings! Explore each Shakira perfume to find the one that may just become your signature scent.
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