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    MonkeyManMatt's avatar

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    Nicole Farhi Homme by Nicole Farhi

    Recently sampled this very hard to find fragrance. I do understand the Safari comparison (obviously a eucalyptus connection), but there is another juice out there even more similar to Nicole Farhi Homme - Issey Miyake L'Eau Bleue Pour Homme. They share the same sharp, astringent opening and that slightly sour, herbal, woody thing going on. I guess that doesnīt sound too good, but it actually works great, creating a complex impression, almost like a cold forest. The tea tree is easy to detect like the others pointed out but I think the fragrance would have benefited from a bit of softening of that particular note. Personally I associate that specific smell with medicinal anti-acne products.

    It has to be said though, Nicole Farhi is a very interesting and abstract fragrance. Was greatly surprised by itīs avant-garde presence - cool!

    09 May, 2007