Pretty in pink: Four trending signature scents

Pretty in pink: Four trending signature scents

Prada, Valentino, Gucci, Mugler

Text: Meeran Mekkaoui

Editor: Shannon Wylie

Image: Prada,

Four new signature scents are sitting pretty on beauty counters across the Middle East and here's why you need them this season...

While leading brands have announced the release of their coveted new scents for Fall of late — think Chanel's Gabrielle, Ralph Lauren's Woman and Jason Wu's namesake fragrance — there are four summer scents that are strongly demanding your attention now. Prada, Valentino, Gucci and Mugler's pink fragrances bottle up the season's ultimate notes and Buro 24/7 Middle East lists them all...

Prada Candy Gloss fragrance, Dhs450


With fruity accents extracted from sour cherries, peach and orange blossom, Prada's latest Candy fragrance, aptly titled Gloss, is as sweet as it is long-lasting. Adding to the Italian brand's Candy fragrance selection, the newest addition also carries notes of musk and rose, resulting in the ultimate lightweight scent to have this summer season. 

Valentino Dona Acqua fragrance, Dhs450


Valentino's latest fragrance, the Valentino Donna Acqua turns a fruity note into a sweet-scented formula. Created by renowned perfumer, Sonia Constant, the summer rich fragrance is injected with aromatic notes of pear, almond, rose and sandalwood. The coveted fragrance follows in the footsteps of Valentino's debut Donna scent last year and comes complete with a redefined design of the brand's signature glass bottle.

Gucci Bloom fragrance, Dhs455


After two months of teasing his latest fragrance, Gucci's Bloom scent is finally here! Infused with rich ingredients, think Arabian jasmine, tuberose and Chinese honeysuckle, the maison's Creative Director's first fragrance is a must-have on coveted beauty lists. The new scent comes crafted in a simple bottle, complete with the Italian fashion house's signature floral patterns surrounded the packaging. 

Mugler Alien Eau Sublime fragrance, Dhs305


Mugler has just revealed their newest olfactory scent and it embodies the brand's feminine yet simple aesthetic. Consisting of a fruity blend of notes including lemon, orange, mandarin, cherry blossoms, jasmine, vetiver and white amber, Mugler's uniquely-crafted Alien Eau Sublime fragrance translates a lightweight scent, brought to life by perfumer Dominique Ropion. 

Prada, Valentino and Mugler's new signature scents are now available at leading beauty counters across the Middle East. Gucci's Bloom scent is available on Now, take a look at Jason Wu's newest fragrance, which is coming soon and set to be fronted by Lily Aldridge.