Perfume Directory

Allure Homme Edition Blanche Eau de Toilette (2008)
by Chanel

Advertisement

Allure Homme Edition Blanche Eau de Toilette information

Year of Launch2008
GenderMasculine
AvailabilityIn Production
Average Rating
(based on 733 votes)

People and companies

HouseChanel
PerfumerJacques Polge
PackagingJacques Helleu
Parent CompanyWertheimer

About Allure Homme Edition Blanche Eau de Toilette

Allure Homme Edition Blanche Eau de Toilette is a masculine fragrance by Chanel. The scent was launched in 2008 and the fragrance was created by perfumer Jacques Polge. The bottle was designed by Jacques Helleu

Reviews of Allure Homme Edition Blanche Eau de Toilette

The good news is that it smells quite good, especially after the initial 5 minutes or so.

It opens with a lemon-pink pepper pairing that is neither invigorating nor zesty but is rather restrained. On bad days this can be mistaken for a furniture varnish. The opening leads to a very linear creamy (vanilla) lemon fragrance with hint of some woods. It's not cheaply made, the 'Chanel quality' is discernible.

However, it is also rather boring. There is no development, no dynamism, and the prolonged accord that sits on the skin is not that compelling either.

Additionally it is extremely shy, and tenacity on skin is quite insubstantial.

2.5/5
02nd June, 2017
Mix the Allure base with creamy lemon notes and you get this summer staple for your wardrobe.

It does go beyond the usual citrus scent in both classiness and performance. Should be a go to in warmer weather where you need to dress it up a bit.

A crowd-pleaser that's actually excellent in many situations, so don't be afraid to wear in not-so-warm settings as well.
01st March, 2017
I'm always a sucker for scents that combine sparkly ginger and citrus to create an effervescent soda effect. Unfortunately, Chanel buries this effect in a sludge of cheap aquatic aromachemicals that are ultimately the featured stars of this scent.

The soda effect is nice, but I'd recommend Kenzo's short-lived but vastly superior Eau Par Kenzo Pour Homme for a similar shot of refreshment. Meanwhile, Chanel's confusing drydown of fake citrus and disembodied sweetness mixed with cleaning products and swimming pool smells is completely not engaging to me, despite its popularity here. It's not that this is terrible, it's just that I feel like everything about it has been done better elsewhere. Or, more accurately, that there's a great perfume in here, unfortunately drowned in aquatic sludge.
02nd August, 2016
bigbz Show all reviews
United States
Mostly what I get is a lemon and vanilla scent with a bit of pepper thrown in on a clean vetiver base.

Slightly creamy/powdery...but nothing like the powder that is Burberry Brit for example.(I can't stand that) This Chanel offering is blended wonderfully. Very versatile scent with great longevity on me.
11th June, 2016
Soft starts almost scentless,
then freshness and joy born with an orange or tangerine very aromatic sweet,
with other small notes also fresh smells around,
  and continues so for a while,
perhaps pepper help on this,
  then the same scent almost linear mixed good with my skin especially with sweat.
What bothers me is its linearity from start to finish.
Is refined and clearly has some class,
at one point it seems a little to Anteus.
It is a rich and refined citrus salad,
and with respect I dare say that falls short of the glories of the past of this house,
That is just my opinion.
07th June, 2016
The citrusy opening and creamy vanilla lemon cheese cake like smell makes it a delicious juice that everyone who could smell it will love.
22nd April, 2016

Add your review of Allure Homme Edition Blanche Eau de Toilette

You need to be logged in to add a review

Shop for Allure Homme Edition Blanche Eau de Toilette products online

Search Amazon for Allure Homme Edition Blanche Eau de Toilette

Member images of Allure Homme Edition Blanche Eau de Toilette

You need to log in or register to upload images

Private Notes

You need to be logged in (or register here) to use Private Notes.

Advertisement

Advertisement