Since we can remember, everybody wants to smell good to put his great impression on others. No doubt, the scent is always the strongest memory trigger that can bring up memories and emotions more quickly than anything else. There are thousands of natural fragrances and perfumes have been around the globe for ancient times.

In ancient times, only natural ingredients are enough to produce a great smell. But now a great perfume features the natural ingredients which mixed with the chemicals to create a more pleasant fragrance. Both men and women use incredibly amazing fragrances but some are super pricier. Most of us wonder what are the most expensive perfumes and why? The rarity of ingredient and the hefty chemicals lifted up the price.

For those who are enough personality conscious and having the luxurious lifestyle to maintain, we have listed down the 12 Most Expensive Perfumes in the world.

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Shalini – $900 per 2.2 oz bottle

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Let’s get started with one of the most expensive perfumes, Shalini. It has an aromatic fragrance, suitable for both men and women. If you haven’t deep pockets, the Shalini is the best perfume for you. The fragrance of Shalini was created by Maurice Roucel. It’s mainly a floral fragrance which is comparatively composed of neroli, flowers, sandalwood, and musk.

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Ralph Lauren Perfume Notorious – $3,540 per bottle

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For London based inhabitants, the Ralph Lauren Perfume Notorious is easy to go get it. Yes, the perfume is only shipped to London’s store. Ralph Lauren has specially designed Ralph Lauren Perfume Notorious for the segment of ultra-premium people. It’s the perfect match for your Christmas dress.

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Annick Goutal Eau d’Hadrien – $441.18 per ounce

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Annick Goutal Eau d’Hadrien is composed of special fragrances. Although, the fragrance was launched in 1981 but still making enough headlines for the ever popular fragrance. The citrus splashes, basil, herbal and sweet, and ylang-ylang are the top ingredients which are assembled in a uniquely designed attractive bottle.

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JAR Bolt of Lightning – $765 per ounce

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It’s not surprising the Jar Bolt of Lightning is one of the most expensive perfumes so far. This floral scent firstly launched in 2001 which features the ingredients like green notes and freshly cut tuberose. Just like its smell, Jar Bold of Lightning comes with the beautiful hand-cut bottle which is enough to impress someone.

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Joy by Jean Patou – $850 per ounce

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Next up on our list of most expensive perfumes features the appearance of Joy by Jean Patou. Maybe you shocked to get enough hefty price tag, but the quantity and quality of the ingredients are enough to express the reason behind the massive sum. Its ingredients include 10,000 Grasse jasmine flower, Bulgarian rose, ylang-ylang, tuberose, and almost 28 dozen roses. Only the jasmine is much more important which is only harvested in two weeks of summer.

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Caron Poivre – $1,000 per ounce

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Indeed, the Royal Fragrance of 1954. The Caron Poivre is commemorating the fragrance production from Caron by for almost 70 years. The fragrance of Caron Poivre is strong, brave and delightfully packed in a beautiful handcrafted on a bottle.

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Hermès 24 Faubourg – $1,500 per ounce

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Next up on our list of most expensive perfumes is Hermes 24 Faubourg. Surely, the hefty price sum is for pricey ingredients but the rarity plays its prime to drives up its value. The company has only produced 1,000 piece that goes viral like wildfire.

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Clive Christian No. 1 – $2,150 per ounce

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Perhaps the most expensive perfume that was rated high in 2001. Thanks to the top quality makers of Clive Christian who have created the most popular scents. Initially, the company launched two flavors under the names “Floral Oriental for Women” and “Woody Oriental for Men”. The soulful fragrance is the perfect mixture of rose, jasmine, valley, heliotrope, and ylang-ylang. Not only the perfume, but the bottleneck of 24-karat gold also plated sterling silver set the highest price tag.

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Chanel Grand Extrait – $4,200 per ounce

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Most of the people known with the famous clothing brand, Chanel. The brand has also maintained its reputation as a perfume industry as well. Since 1921, the Coco Chanel tried to come up with their unique fragrance and finally launched the attractive and the masterly piece of artwork.

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Baccarat Les Larmes Sacrees de Thebes – $6,800 per ounce

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Baccarat Les Larmes Sacrees de Thebes has joined the fragrance industry in the 1990s. The fragrance is the combination of many ingredients like basil, myrtle, sandalwood, musk and some others. The company launched three exclusive limited editions in a uniquely pyramid-shaped bottle.

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Clive Christian No. 1 Imperial Majesty Perfume – $12,721.89 per ounce

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When we talk about the most expensive perfumes, Clive Christian No. 1 Imperial Majesty Perfume has to hold the ground. It’s the sophistically enhanced delightful fragrance assembled especially for women. It’s the creation of renowned artist Roja Dave who combined jasmine, Italian cinnamon, orris root, and rose oil in an insanely beautiful 18-carat gold bottle. The bottle is also featuring the five-carat brilliant-cut diamond.

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DKNY Golden Delicious Million Dollar Fragrance Bottle – $1 million

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There is no other perfume out now to compare with the DKNY Golden Delicious Fragrance Bottle. Although the most expensive perfume in the world, you’ll not found it costly when you dig out the manufacturing details. The extraordinary amazing fragrance stored in a bottle featuring the 4.03-carat rose-cut diamond, a 2.43-carat yellow Canary diamond in the cap, 1.06-carat Paraiba tourmaline from Brazil, 3.07-carat oval-cut ruby, 7.18- carat oval Cabochon sapphire from Sri Lanka, 183 yellow sapphires and  2,700 white diamonds.

12 Most Expensive Perfumes in the World
Serial NoPerfumesPrice
01DKNY Golden Delicious Million Dollar Fragrance Bottle$1 Million
02Clive Christian No. 1 Imperial Majesty Perfume$12,721.89 per ounce
03Baccarat Les Larmes Sacrees de Thebes$6,800 per ounce
04Chanel Grand Extrait$4,200 per ounce
05Clive Christian No. 1$2,150 per ounce
06Hermès 24 Faubourg$1,500 per ounce
07Caron Poivre$1,000 per ounce
08Joy by Jean Patou$850 per ounce
09JAR Bolt of Lightning$765 per ounce
10Annick Goutal Eau d’Hadrien$441.18 per ounce
11Ralph Lauren Perfume Notorious$3,540 per bottle
12Shalini$900 per 2.2 oz bottle