7 Best Perfumes Similar to Pink Sugar

For me, sweetness in perfume is a fairy tale feeling. When I was a little girl, I used to think that princesses always smelled like flowers or fruits.

If you like scents just like how I do, Pink Sugar is for you! Its sweetness makes you find the little girl you hold inside. Starting its journey in 2004, Pink Sugar has taken place in many young girls’ hearts.

This perfume’s fragrance has a floral touch as well as a fruity scent. Its base note has vanilla, caramel, and musk. And there are raspberry, orange and bergamot on the top notes. In the middle notes, there are fragrances of berries, cotton candy and lily-of-the-valley.

Amazing combination, right? If you have already become a fan of this sweet combination, I’d like to suggest you 7 best perfumes similar to Pink Sugar!

7 Best Perfumes Similar to Pink Sugar

1# La Vie Est Belle Lancôme for women

  • Notes: Black Currant, Pear, Jasmin, Iris, Vanilla, Praline
  • Similar in terms of: fruity and floral fragrance with vanilla as a base note

Just like Pink Sugar, this perfume can take you on a journey of sweetness. Also if you love French culture, you are bound to fall in love with this one! This perfume was launched in 2012 and in no time it received a lot of love.

The warmth of its fragrance makes it slightly different from Pink Sugar but instantly its sweet fruity scent connects you to Pink Sugar.

When you spray this perfume on yourself the first things that you smell are black currant and pear. This fruity combination on the top notes is enough to make you feel fresh to move on to the middle notes.

In the middle notes, it’s all flowery. It has Arabian jasmine to start with. Then comes the iris and Tunisian orange blossom. When you’ll reach the base it’s an earthy smell that makes you feel at home. Its base notes are vanilla, patchouli, tonka beans and praline.

All the fragrances together stay with you for a long time and keep making you feel feminine.

2# Delicious Cotton Candy Gale Hayman

  • Notes: Cotton Candy, Sugar, Caramel, Musk, Plum, Fig Leaf, Orange
  • Similar in terms of: sweetness, similar notes like orange, bergamot, cotton candy, caramel, musk and lily-of-the-valley

From the notes, you can assume how much sweet the fragrance would be! Also, you can see, this perfume’s most of notes are similar to Pink Sugar’s notes.

This perfume was first launched in 2007 and received love almost as much as Pink Sugar has. According to the consumers, it is the lighter version of Pink Sugar. So if you’re looking for a light Pink Sugar, Delicious Cotton Candy can be the perfume you choose.

This perfume’s top notes are orange, bergamot, clementine and cotton candy. In the middle note, it has a fruity scent with a touch of floral scent. There are big strawberries, fig leaves, plums, licorice, brown sugar and lily-of-the-valley. The base notes of this pleasant perfume are vanilla, caramel, musk and cedarwood.

The slight difference between Pink Sugar and Delicious Cotton Candy is that the fragrance of cotton candy comes in the middle note of Pink Sugar and in Delicious Cotton Candy it’s on the top notes. However, you can smell all the similar fragrances of Pink Sugar in this perfume in a different tempting way.

3# Prada Candy Prada

  • Notes: Caramel, Musk, Powdery Notes, Benzoin, Vanilla
  • Similar in terms of: having the sweetness of caramel and gourmand and a musky fragrance

If you root for a feminine, sophisticated fragrance that also makes you feel extraordinary and shares a sweet touch, Prada Candy Prada will be the one! This perfume was launched in 2011 and this one too reached every consumer’s heart.

Prada Candy Prada has caramel on its top notes. In the middle notes, it has musk and powdery notes. Then comes vanilla and benzoin as the base notes that are gonna stay with you for a very long time.

It is basically the sweetness of caramel and long-lasting vanilla and musk that makes Prada Candy a Pink Sugar alternative. And if you are new to the scent of gourmand, this perfume is a very nice start for you. You can smell the combination and be genuinely impressed once you try it.

Even though this perfume does not contain any fruity or floral fragrance, you can still fall in love with the caramel and powdery scent of this perfume that reaches the intimate and mature level.

4# Hard Candy Perfume

  • Notes: Rhubarb, Tea Tree, Pink Pepper, Jasmin, Rose, Passionfruit, Caramel
  • Similar in terms of: having a floral and fruity scent with similar base notes

Let’s get back to a fruity perfume again! Hard Candy is such a perfume that not only has fruits and flowers but also has such aromatic plant fragrances that make you go Sha-la-la-la.

Hard Candy’s top notes are rhubarb, tea tree and pink pepper that gives the perfume a strong and mixed aroma you’re bound to love. In the middle notes, you’ll smell flowers like jasmine and rose and also passionfruit. And in the base notes of it just like Pink Sugar, it also has caramel, vanilla, cashmere musk and as an extra note, cedar.

This Pink Sugar substitute stays with you for a long time with a moderate fragrance. For me, the best part of this perfume is that it mixes both combinations of fruity-floral scent with gourmand caramel in a balanced way!

So, if you’re looking for a perfume that is sweet like Pink Sugar as well as aromatic with a touch of gourmand, try Hard Candy!

5# Fancy Jessica Simpson

  • Notes: Apricot, Red Berries, Pear, Gardenia, Jasmine, Caramel, Almond
  • Similar in terms of: being vanilla based as well as fruity and floral

Fancy was first launched in 2008 for women who love oriental fragrances. This perfume is feminine, long-lasting and powdery with a combination of fruits, flowers and nuts.

This perfume is similar perfume to Pink Sugar as it has a vanilla base and lots of fruits in its opening note. Also in the middle of the notes, it has a flowery scent.

The top notes of Fancy are apricot, red berries and pear. And in the middle notes, the combination is of flowers like jasmine and gardenia and caramel and almond. In the base notes, along with vanilla, there are sandalwood and amber.

The creamy and nutty flavor adds extra sweetness to this perfume along with a fruity and floral scent. Even though only one note is identical to Pink Sugar, the fruity, floral scent will take you closer to it eventually.


  • Notes: Raspberry, Mandarin Orange, Neroli, Orange Blossom
  • Similar in terms of: having fruity and floral scents as well as vanilla as one of the base notes

If you could make it till now, you have made it to a really good one! Pure Femme is a perfume that makes you feel light and gives you summer vibes. Even though it does not contain cotton candy fragrance, Pure Femm substitutes Pink Sugar by adding the sugary sweetness of marshmallows.

The opening notes of this perfume are also fruity like Pink Sugar. It has raspberry and mandarin orange to give the top notes a fruity fragrance and also Neroli to support it. There are refreshing flowers like jasmine and orange blossom in the middle notes. In the base notes, there are vanilla, marshmallow, sandalwood and heliotrope to make the perfume better.

This perfume does not only make you comfortable but also makes you feel pretty, versatile and elegant.

7# Fantasy Britney Spears

  • Notes: Quince, Red Litchi, Cupcake, Orchid, Jasmin, Musk, Orris Root, Woodsy notes
  • Similar in terms of: having a candied, fruity and flowery fragrance with a base note of musky scent

Along with being drowned with sweetness, if you want sensation with delightful temptation the way Britney likes, Fantasy is all you need! This Pink Sugar dupe also has a combination of fruits and flowers.

The fruity top notes have red litchi, golden quince and kiwi. In the middle notes, there is an interesting combination of dessert and flowers. You can smell cupcakes and white chocolate as well as orchid and jasmine.

Fantasy’s base note also has musk just like Pink Sugar does. The other base notes that this perfume holds are woody notes and orris root. These combinations make the perfume addicting yet moderate. I think the taste of cupcakes is what substitutes cotton candy, different yet yummy.

So if you are looking for yumminess with a combination of sensation, Fantasy Britney Spears is just the right choice for you! You can feel fresh and lovely about yourself just the way you would feel with Pink Sugar.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1# How long does Pink Sugar perfume last?

Ans: Pink Sugar is a strong perfume that lasts long enough. It may stay with you for more than 8-10 hours. Even after that, you might smell its faded base notes.

2# Do guys like Pink Sugar perfume?

Ans: Even though Pink Sugar is a feminine perfume, many guys adore its scent. As it has a beautiful, yummy and fruity fragrance, this perfume is liked by most men too.

3# Is Pink Sugar alcohol-free?

Ans: Yes, Pink Sugar is alcohol-free. It is also cruelty-free and a 100% vegan perfume.

Final Thoughts

This bunch of sweet fragrances that can be your choice after Pink Sugar are worth purchasing. All of these 7 best perfumes are similar to Pink Sugar and are as sweet as Pink Sugar is!

Interestingly, being similar to Pink Sugar, the uniqueness they hold is attractive. Just like Pink Sugar, they all make you feel fresh and close to the Earth!

Pink Sugar has its own specialty, and so have the other similar perfumes. So choose yours!

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