Scents of desire

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19 Feb 2018
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A man sees, but a woman uses her olfactory senses. So invest in a fragrance that won’t just woo her, but drive her wild this feisty February

Amouage Beach Hut Man

Evoking the intimacy of crisp cotton bedsheets, Beach Hut Man by the house of Amouage is all you’ll want to wear at the end of a special date night, as its clean, invigorating and super sensual properties and contrasting composition of fresh mint and orange blossom against warm myrrh and tough dry woods, followed by the intense aroma of vetiver, is sure to keep her locked in all-night long, only with you.

Fragrance Group: Woody aromatic
Main Accords: Green, woody, aromatic
Nose: Elise Benat
Top Notes: Galbanum, mint and orange blossom
Middle Notes: Ivy, moss and vetiver
Base Notes: Myrrh, patchouli and woody notes

Paco Rabanne 1 Million Monopoly

An intense combination of grapefruit, mint and blood mandarin with rose absolute and cinnamon: it’s hard to dismiss the manly punch that Paco Rabanne’s latest offering, 1 Million Monopoly, opens up with, for it features a hefty blend of spicy notes that are downright irresistible. The outcome of it all is so sexy and unusual that it’s bound to turn heads. So, if you are looking forward to a hot date this Friday evening, fellas, you better clean up your pad because you’ll definitely be having some worthy company.

Fragrance Group: Woody spicy
Main Accords: Warm spicy, cinnamon, citrus
Nose: Christophe Raynaud, Olivier Pescheux and Michel Girard
Top Notes: Blood mandarin, grapefruit and mint
Middle Notes: Cinnamon, rose and spices
Base Notes: Amber, leather, patchouli and woody notes

Emporio Armani Stronger With You

As with all Armani fragrances, Stronger With You screams virility in its truest essence. Stimulating and invigorating, the mix of cardamom, pink peppercorn and violet leaves offers a brash yet cheeky sex appeal only to be further sensualised with hints of vanilla and chestnut, making it a complex fragrance that’s all so deliciously alluring. And if that wasn’t enough, there’s also ‘Because It’s You’ for her, the feminine equivalent of the fragrant pair.

Fragrance Group: Aromatic Fougere
Main Accords: Aromatic, vanilla and warm spicy
Nose: Cecile Matton
Top Notes: Cardamom, mint, pink pepper and violet leaf
Middle Notes: Melon, pineapple and sage
Base Notes: Amberwood, cedar, chestnut and vanilla

Yves Saint Laurent Y

Crisp, smooth and masculine, and blending fresh notes of white aldehydes and geranium absolute together with sensual incense and ambergris, Yves Saint Laurent’s most youthful flanker, Y will not only get you compliments, but also all the attention you can handle from the ladies around you. Just trust us with this one and go and get yours.

Fragrance Group: Woody Aromatic
Main Accords: Fresh spicy, aromatic, aldehydic
Top Notes: Bergamot, ginger and white aldehydes
Middle Notes: Geranium, sage and violet leaf
Base Notes: Ambergris, balsam fir, cedar, incense and musk

Kenneth Cole Black Bold

And finally, if you’ve ever wondered which cologne can make the ladies gush over the way a man smells, it’s got to be this. Sexed up with an unusual combo of fresh citrus and herbal top notes, and the intensity of wood and leathery musk, Kenneth Cole’s Black Bold is as versatile as it can get, going with you from the office to the after-work fun, all seamlessly.

Fragrance Group: Woody Aromatic
Main Accords: Fresh spicy, green, citrus
Nose: Harry Fremont
Notes: Basil, cedar, ginger, incense, lotus, mandarin orange, nutmeg, suede, violet leaf, water mint and woody notes


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