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    Re: I need help picking a haircut, please!

    I LOVE IT

    it's low maintenance, not too mainstream, I can play with it, and it looks good no matter what I do
    http://i30.photobucket.com/albums/c306/gutyreader/DSC00462.jpg

    Yay!
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    Re: Tanning alternatives?

    After John's recomendations, I have tried Jergens Natural glow! I have to say that I am VERY pleased with the results! But be aware of this: IT IS NOT SCENT-LESS. It interferes with my perfumes :(...
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    Re: Thick Smooth Powdery Fragrances

    Iceberg Twice and Jacomo Rouge come to mind! They are cheapies, granted, but still very good. They do bear similarities with le Male though, but those 2 are VERY powdery! and sweet! You should sample...
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    Re: I need help picking a haircut, please!

    Thank you very much for the input! something to think about.
    I have been looking a lot to pictures, this is a cut I quite like
    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v371/est_xplosif/est_quizzical.jpg
    ...
  5. Re: Smell of grilled sausage with shampoo gravy.

    funniest thing I heard all day! thank you!

    I need a sample of the stuff, if it's really any similar to sausage and shampoo, I'll be laughing all the time.. not very wearable.. Actually, if it puts...
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    I need help picking a haircut, please!

    Okay, now this may sound really silly.. But I really need help here!
    Here's some background info:
    I'm a 19 year old (male) student in pure science in montreal, will be taking a specialization in...
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    Re: Verdict on new frags - GIT and M7

    GiT is a scent that I had the exact same first impression of as you did.
    That said, it really really grew on me, especially after I discovered it's "secret" to longevity.
    We all know most scents...
  8. Re: http://buysomethingawesome.com

    Oh, my mistake, didn't see the note at the top.
    Well then those prices are pretty bad except for the Creeds :P
  9. Re: http://buysomethingawesome.com

    GiT for 17 bucks?
    What size is this.. not written anywhere

    This site is as fishy as it gets!
    I strongly advise against using such sites.. Even more since they steal BN's material
  10. Re: Which Iceberg fragrances are worthy to have?

    I have Iceberg Twice, and i'd recomend it. It's prety darn sweet and rather powdery, but it isn't cloying.
  11. Thread: Drysol

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    Re: Drysol

    I have been suing for over 8 months now

    Side effect: Huge boost in confidence! Woohooo!
    I love the stuff, it's a miracle.. Only did good to me.. plus it's scent-less (doesnt interfere with...
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    Re: Yes, Another Question About Summer Frags!

    YSL Live Jazz
    Claiborne Sport


    neither are expensive, one is "dirt cheap" you could get both :P
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    Re: Is it impolite...

    "Symptom, [Insert SOTD here] truly smells great on you!"

    would SURELY make my day.
    probably would make my week if said by a cute lady :)
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    Re: SotD Friday 21st April

    Escada Magnetism
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    Re: Scents that change the most

    I think Caron's Pour un Homme is my biggest shifter!

    it turns to OMG GET IT OFF IT STINKS to CANT GET ENOUGH!!

    I guess the effect seems bigger since I just loathe the top lavender and love the...
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    Re: GILETTE (MACH)FUSION

    Gentlemen, I bring you the one and only final solution to this ever going dillema!
    http://i30.photobucket.com/albums/c306/gutyreader/Picture11.jpg

    just needs some trimming once a week :)
  17. Thread: Fabrics

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    Re: Fabrics

    I do it alot with me "weaker" fragrances (quotation marks because my weakest are other's strongest.. skin chemistry related issue) And it never stained any of my shirt.. Then again, I don't wear much...
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    Re: SotD Friday April 14

    Claiborne Sport :)

    Suits my job... it gets physical :P
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    Re: Good summer, active, every day scent

    Don't kill me but Claiborne Sport smells above average and is one of the rare scent that doesn't turn sour with my sweat.

    Very summer-y

    Agreed on live jazz

    Geir too, but to a lesser extent.....
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    Re: Best EDP (or higher oil content)

    you would need 2 spritz for a week, but you wouldn't fill rooms with scent just by passing in the corridor :P
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    Re: Heavy metal cologne

    classics!

    Old Man's Child's latest is amazing... like every of his release.. that guy is a genius!
    I agree on DK Fuel, I bought a knock-off on ebay (the darn this is discontinued) and while it's...
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    Re: Heavy metal cologne

    Woah, and there I was thinking I was the only one!

    Nice to hear some good BM bands here :D

    Keep it up folks!

    Finntroll :):):):)
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    Re: SotD Friday January 13

    Green Irish Tweed

    the more I wear it, the more I love it :)

    But the darn thing just won't last!
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    Re: Heavy metal cologne

    I'd suggest M7 and/or Carven Homme

    anything with 'amber' in the notes should work to some extent. They're dark and deep. Love 'em and I have to say I'm a metalhead myself.

    You're right...
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    Re: Definition of signature scent

    interesting "debate"! I like what has been said, and I wish to add my 2 pennies :)

    I think a signature scent is the one perfume that people can recognize you buy. Say you are trying to sneak up on...
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    Re: Guidance on sweet/longlasting fragrances

    sweet smelling, long lasting and inexpensive is basicly my definition of Icberg Twice
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    Re: SotD, Thursday January 5

    Green Irish Tweed

    this thing just won't last :(
  28. Thread: M7 Fresh

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    Re: M7 Fresh

    I just wanted to mention that, to my huge surprise, M6 Fresh outlasted M7 when I tested both at the same time..
    very weird that the lighter version lasts longer
    all the better, imo!
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 3 January 2006

    Left: Body Kouros
    Right: Xeryus Rouge



    it's a tie! I won't be buying either though.. not too bad but ... I dunno.. not great.
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    Re: 48+ Hours On Skin

    Wow! Lucky you!!
    I love the scent but this brat never lasts longer than 2 hours on me, and it's more often aroudn 1 hour..

    The longest I've had fragrances last was 7 hours, and it was BdP
    ...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 2 January

    Tabarome Millesime on my left wrist
    Millesime Imperial on my right..

    it's a tie! :p
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    Re: Gentlemen, may I have your votes please ?

    Jazz for me, too
    :)
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    Re: A few essential scent Recommendations?  

    I strongly advise you head up to the trading section of this very forum, my friend.
    You surely will find decants of these and many many many more for a more than fair price

    For the record, a...
  34. Re: making your own after shave balm and body loti

    the slight misunderstanding between Renato and Veronica (who both had very sold points, I might add) can be displayed inthis simple way:

    2 $ is twice as much as 1$. But 2$ is only 1$ more than 1$....
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    Re: Creed 6 pack??

    creedirect sounds great, but sadly will not ship to canada.
    786hoodas also sounds very good and does ship to Canada but does not carry full bottles

    Any other option for a canadian shopper looking...
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    Re: Creed 6 pack??

    who is this mysterious seller? and does he have good prices on larger bottles?

    Also: Can anyone recommend an ebay seller for creeds? I don't have access to one locally :(
  37. Re: making your own after shave balm and body loti

    I tought about this, too.. never got the nerves to try it though..
    In my case it wasn't merely being "cheap" (saving money is a great way to be able to afford more fragrances btw :P) it was also...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 10 December

    Swiss Army :/
    Working in a smelly place so I don't wanna waste my good stuff :D
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    Re: Confused about this Cafe frag...

    haha! a coffin, good one!
    It does remind of a coffin... brown, big rectagle form with sligthly round edges. Luckily the inside doesn't smell like a rotten corpse! hehe

    I've tested it a couple...
  40. Re: Blind Purchases Based on Strong Recommendation

    Basicly... 90% of my wardrobe :)

    Decant purchasing has grown on me though :D


    do decants count as blind buys? I dont :/
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    Re: nice atomisers

    Short answer: Nope!

    Slightly longer one: Not really, because the exposition is relatively short.
  42. Thread: Individuality

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    Re: Individuality

    My dad wears egoiste :)
    good pick!
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    Re: SOTD Friday 9 Dec

    Carven Homme

    love it :)
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    Re: SotD, Tuesday December 6th

    Started the day with Azaro Visit


    trying Homme de Cafe right now
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    Re: Confused about this Cafe frag...

    I just got it and tried it...

    I'm not smelling much coffee... But I am getting that "soldering flux" you were talking about..

    Can't say I'm in love.. but I can't say that has never changed...
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    Re: Scents that resemble rain or a storm

    that's probably why it's such an addictive smell ::)
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 4 December 2005

    Swiss Army for a day at work :)
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    Re: God, You Smell Good!

    Gift sets make a gift look bigger [/quote]


    It's not the size of the tool it's how you use it ;)

    Jokes aside, I found myself enjoying a mosturizing shower gel lately... Okay okay, I'll admit...
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    Re: God, You Smell Good!

    If anything, this list will 'turn on' taste-less girls (not women, no woman is tasteless :P).

    Something you don't truly want.
  50. Re: You DON'T smell it, but Others thinks its STRO

    Ha! that phrasing made me chuckle!


    Eternity is a long time, specially towards the end.

    (not speaking in any way about the fragrance here, simply making word games :P)
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    Re: Confused about this Cafe frag...

    Would this request have gone under the radar?
    I still can't find it... any news?

    thanks



    BTW: I still havent got it, I expected it today :(
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    Re: Which YSL to get?

    I tried M7 friday during the day. Only a slight application. (One spray on chest, another on the wrists)

    Today I picked up the shirt I wore friday.. There is a distinctive smell of dark chocolate!...
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    Re: YsL Pour Homme

    I'm sorry, but what is B.O?


    also: you can always swap it! :D
    I love my bottles too much to do that :P
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    Re: SOTD Monday 28 November

    Iceberg Twice!

    in a playful mood :)
  55. Re: How well does VS Very Sexy for him stack up?

    I got myself samples and decants of Very Sexy and Fierce (by Ambercrombie and Fitch) and I I have to admit that, although both smell very very good to me, I have a slight preferance for Fierce.
    On...
  56. Re: Evening, intimate, and sexual fragrance line u

    Evening: Gucci - Envy, YSL - M7, D&G - PH,

    Intimate: Escada - Sentiment, Perry Ellis - Reserve, Lagerfeld - Photo, Iceberg Twice

    Sexual: Escada - Magnetism, Ambercrombie&Fitch - Fierce,...
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    Re: SotD Saturday November 26

    Envy, I wanna go out tonight with it and, while I'd rather try my new decant of l'Anarchiste during the day, I don't want to mix them up, and I don't know how long lasting l'Anarchiste is going to...
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    Re: SOTD Friday 25 November

    M7 by YSL

    Testing this new one out, Loving it!
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    Re: L'Instant or M7

    What!? I just got my decant of it, and so far I'm loving it! half a spritz on one wrist, then rubbed with the other is lasting well and proving to be subtle, yet present!

    definitly something I...
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    Re: SOTD Wednesday 23 November

    Burberry Brit


    I'm growing to like this one, used to think it was 'meh...'
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 22 November

    Jacomo Rouge! :-*
  62. Thread: My friend

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    Re: My friend

    You are mistaken, they were having bears.


    Just teasing :P
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    Re: SOTD Monday 21 November

    Swiss Army
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    Re: Vintage Hair Dressing

    I have somewhat long hair, and they used to be much longer (up to a month ago, they were going down to the middle of my back. ) and I wash my hair everyday. Conditioner, too....
    Am I that excessive?
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    Re: Confused about this Cafe frag...

    I had been wondering about this one ever since I joined (I think it was Griff who was talking about it at the time, too..) and this new 'publicity' for it made me give in and purchase it (on ebay)......
  66. Re: Versace Dreamer, Iceberg Twice, or Jacomo Roug

    I have not tried Dreamer
    But between Jacomo Rouge and Iceberg Twice (2 of my favorites!) I'll have to admit I have a preference for Jacomo Rouge, for the more powdery and a bit sweeter yet calmer...
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    Re: SOTD Sunday 20 November

    D&G PH
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    Re: THIS is what chicks really dig!!!

    Interesting read, but truly nothing shockingly revealing or new comes out of recommended readings and comments...


    I simply wanted to post, as a french speaking man, that Viola is not a french...
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    Re: Need more recommendations!

    Strange, I love envy and only like Visit.. I barely wear it.. Smells too spicy for my taste

    Then again, I'm quite a lover (sucker, if you wish :P) for the sweeter, more playful fragrances :)
    On...
  70. Re: If I like these colognes what else would I lik

    Similar (but even better, in my humble opinion) to Le Male: Iceberg Twice and Jacomod De Jacomo Rouge
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    Re: SOTD Tuesday 8 November 2005

    Swiss Army
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    Re: First Fragrance For A 16 Year Old

    If you want something he can buy again if he likes it: Claiborne Sport / Echo
    If you want something special: Gendarme

    I know I'm not ebing very original :/

    Claiborne Sport is much better than...
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    Re: SOTD Monday 7 November

    Reserve for men, by Perry Ellis
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    Re: What's your fragrance that turns more heads!

    I may be pretty conservative when I apply (I've had the displeasure of suffering from other's abuse of cologne, and the ones who abuse usually have terrible nose and/or taste. So I try to keep polite...
  75. Re: Travelling overseas with fragrances... volatil

    Oh! Canada?
    heck, you're free to bring anything in or out of here! :P

    Just Kidding, our security aren't that lacking...
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    Re:  SOTD Sunday 6 November 2005

    *just got out of the gym*
    Claiborne Sport :/

    Does the trick..
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 5 November 2005

    Lagerfeld Photo
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    Re: cheap yet smells good?

    Swiss Army [a typical green scent, quite manly, girls love it.. pretty inexpensive and a sure bet for citrusy green scent. Long lasting, too]

    Jacomo de Jacomo Rouge [my oh my! smells sweet,...
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    Re: Just Me for men by Paris Hilton

    Touché.
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    Re: SOTD Friday 4 November 2005

    She is in love with another man.
    I don't wat to ruin a perfume on such a terrible, terrible day.

    I had forgotten how painful crying was.

    -Sym
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    Re: Just Me for men by Paris Hilton

    if it's the one I sprayed on my wrist (more like my friend sprayed before I could say: "NOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!" anyways...) it's citrusy, sweet, clean, fresh, doesnt evolve and is quite present but...
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    Re: shaving private ryan

    I'd say it depends on the amount of hair you grow... some men have... impressive amounts of hair (such as myself, I must admit..) and in those cases it might be a good idea to limit the amount of...
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    Re: SotD Saturday Oct 29

    Gucci Envy, for a night out :)

    Swiss army during the day, though.
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    Re: Empty decant vials?

    that is quite interesting, thanks for the information!
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    Re: Empty decant vials?

    Sorry to dig up an old thread, but I figured this would be the best place to ask.

    I've been looking around for some empty decant bottles, and came across a bunch of "roll-on" type bottles. Now, I...
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    Re: Give me reasons to not like...

    they are not bad, they just aren't good.


    I keep an Axe bottle at work (I'm a student who works in a shop) because I dont want to smell bad, but I don't need to smell good.

    See how it works?...
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    Re: Tricks to make fragrances last longer?

    Thank you all very much for the terrific advises, but I seem to have another slight concern...

    2 small things combine prove to be quite a hassle..

    1- I'm very new to skin care products (I've...
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    Tricks to make fragrances last longer?

    Hello! First off, let me start my very first post by saying how great, complete and helpful this whole web site is (pages and forums). Thank you very much for all the information contained in the...
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