Excellent "comfort scent"! Pretty strong opening of citrusy notes, but dries down to a smooth orange blossom & musk fragrance. It is a nice clean and casual scent that may be to tame for some.
I have to agree with what others have said. Somewhere in the middle of those oh-so-clean laundry musks, and something a little skanky like Muscs Koublaï Khän. Much safer though, with minimal skank. Pleasant enough that it could be a work scent, but could be worn for more intimate encounters. Hard to dislike something like this, but not really very exciting either. A mild thumbs up.
The natural sweaty-you enhancer.
At first spray and for the first minute and a half, you are an old lady wearing too many cosmetics. Then you are a creamy, flowery little forest creature. Adorable, doe eyed, earthy, pristine. obviously rosy, indolic, powdery, but the musk is more oily than soapy, keeping it nice and animalic.
The heart notes introduce something like caramel, but not syrupy or bright-sweet.
Base notes of sex. Mostly just sex. Yup, smells like sex. The hankerous pankerous, post nookie musty stank of coitus. But also like you just showered. Like showering with your lover, and then carrying them into the bedroom for some close proximity love making before either of you have dried off completely.
Projection is weak, longevity is inconsistent; you might not still be able to smell this in 30 minutes, or you might wake up tomorrow smelling like incense and honey. Very close to the skin, very intimate, but that's the polite way for this scent to conduct itself. If it was any louder it would be the fragrant equivalent to bragging about how good a sex life you have. As it stands, as sexy as it is, it isn't the least bit offensive.
It's never too dark or too bright, expertly crafted, subtle and elegant, but not girly.
Works best when you let it mix with your own natchy stink, so use unscented deodorant and squirt this on your pits and chest and let it dance with your natural chemistry.
An old school musk fragrance that smells very nice, but really is extremely tame. I wouldn't place this in the same genre as Musc Ravaguer or Kubla Khan. Kiehl's reminds me of Habit Rouge more than anything, as the lilly and rose stand out.
Nice, unisex, decent performance and a good price. Not much of a animalistic scent though.
This is one of my day-to-day scents whether I'm working or it's the weekend. For me it's the perfect musk scent -- dressed up with just the right amount of floral and citrus to keep it interesting. But at it's core, it's a subtly sexy musk scent that sits close to the skin. To me, it says 'come closer' without any loud, obnoxious fanfare. In my opinion, that subtlety bottled as a fragrance is worth a lot. Whenever I want to boost the warm sexiness of it, I layer it with the musk essence oil.