What you need to know this instant.

Best-Selling Celebrity Fragrances

When it comes to celebrity perfumes, I may know what people are talking about—Lady Gaga's naked ad campaign for her scent Fame, perhaps—but until I started writing this story, I had no idea what they were actually buying.

I imagined teenybopper fragrances like Katy Perry's Purr and Justin Bieber's Girlfriend at the top of the sales list, floating on a pillow of $5 bills earned through chores. But according to our data-savvy friends at Euromonitor, those crazy-famous celebrities aren't really the ones selling the most bottles.

Instead, the correlation between stars who sell bedroom posters and those who sell perfume is small, with some of the most successful scents coming from slightly obscure celebrities. Of course, we'll leave you to figure out who we mean by that—just click through below for the list of the top 10 celebrity fragrances in 2011, according to their US retail sales in millions:

#10: Britney Spears

Fragrance: Curious

2011 Sales: $6.8 million

Source: Euromonitor International

Fairchild Archive

Keep up with the Lucky team on Twitter:

FILED UNDER
celebrities
KEYWORDS
celebrities

more on luckymag.com

Stray Away From Your Standard Black Work Trousers This Week

The daily 9-to-5 grind can be a little monotonous at times. Day after day, you get ready for work and go through the same routine time and time again. Don't you think it'd be fun to switch it up with some pastel pants?

Amal Clooney Had The Perfect Response To A Reporter's Question About Her Fashion Choices

According to BuzzFeed, a correspondent for The Telegraph took it upon himself to ask Amal Clooney about her "fashion speculation," and her reply was just incredible.

News Flash: Marc Jacobs S&M Accessories Can Now Be Yours!

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Marc Jacobs collaborated with Zana Bayne on an S&M-inspired accessories collection.

How To Wear Hearts, Lips And Head-To-Toe Red Without Looking Like A Walking Valentine

Picking your Valentine's Day outfit can be tricky; one glittery heart motif too many, and you'll end up looking more like a lost Hallmark intern than a cute potential date. Click through for some outfits that incorporate V-Day colors and prints without looking tacky!

Alexander Wang Just Designed An $8,800 Beanbag Chair

Believe it or not, Alexander Wang just designed a beanbag chair that costs $8,800. It's part of his new furniture collection for Poltrona Frau.