The Scent of a Star

Halle Berry puts her nose to the grindstone to create a very personal fragrance.

Halle Berry wasn't about to let a group of strangers create her signature scent.

The Academy Award-winning actress was involved in every decision of the two-year creation of Halle by Halle Berry.

So what does Halle smell like?

The new mother describes the scent as something sensual, a fragrance that women will adore and men will definitely notice on them.

Berry went through many smell tests to figure out which of her favorite combinations worked best, ultimately deciding on fig and mimosa notes.

The $17 to $35 eau de parfum will be released at select stores in March. The Coty fragrance comes in a bottle designed by the actress meant to resemble the beach.

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