And the most popular perfume of 2018 so far is…

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  • ... Not a huge surprise, tbh

    Even if you don’t have a signature scent, most of us have at least one best perfume for women pick in your beauty arsenal.

    Perfume-heads from have pulled data from 517,778 fragrance lovers on perfume encyclopaedia Fragrantica, revealing some interesting facts about our fragrance preferences.

    For example 60% of our favourite fragrances in 2018 are from France – including the number one for 2018 – and 20% more of this year’s new perfumes have sweet accords than in 2017. Read our Fragrance Directory for more perfume inspiration.

    The most popular perfume of the year so far, though? Chanel’s Coco Madameoiselle Intense.

    With fruity citrus top notes of orange, lemon and lime, the middle notes of this scent are rose and jasmine sat on a base of patchouli, musk, vanilla and Tonka bean.

    Coco Madameoiselle Itense, £116, Boots

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    One thing is for sure, Chanel certainly know how to create a popular perfume.

    Got a favourite fragrance that’s not Coco Madameoiselle Intense? Let us know by tweeting us @marieclaireuk

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