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    Re: La Nuit de L'Homme- terrible?

    I never liked that one though I know it's very loved one. Tried it many times in order to start like it, but it did not happen. Instead, imo the flanker "La Nuit L'Homme Frozen Cologne" is OK or...
  2. Re: Welcoming suggestions for a fragrance to purchase in the $50-$60 range.

    Boss Bottled Intense 100 ml
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    Re: Amouage Disappointment

    I like Memoir Man (9 out of 10) and Journey Man (7,5 out of 10) and own them. Epic Man (7 out of 10) is also somewhat nice but didn't quite buy it.
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    Re: Your rarest fragrance

    Maybe Domenico Caraceni 1913 nearly full 100 ml (the original Forester version, not the re-launched)
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    Re: Boss Bottled Intense (2015.)

    I've been having a break and not worn this for a while, now, inspired by this thread chose it as my SOTE, and YES! I really like this one. I find this strong and woody, the sweetness is balanced,...
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    Re: YSL Rive Gauche Pour Homme Intense question

    Thanks guys!
  7. Re: From which sites you order colognes ? Are these sites legit ?

    Amazon is imo quite safe place to buy, especially if you buy directly from Amazon. In fact, there are choices in fragrances you can buy direcly from Amazon. As you are in EU, you can as well use...
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    Re: Finally got TdH, what a gem :)

    Congrats, enjoy. The original EDT is in my top favourites too. J-C Ellena surely knows what to do with citruses, oranges especially.... EDP - OK/nice as well.
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    Re: best warm comforting designer fragrance?

    My SOTD, D & G Pour Homme vintage does the trick. Warm tobacco based semi sweet fragrance, plus lavender is the key to calming effect for me.
  10. Re: Gift for a person whose choice is not known to you.

    At least the age of the person should be known, even better the style as well, but something like D & G The One maybe?
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    YSL Rive Gauche Pour Homme Intense question

    Could I ask some advice, I have the "tin can" version, and like it very much, there's only one issue for me, it's the star anise that i don't care for so much - but the drydown is great, I just...
  12. Thread: Compliment beast

    by df91
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    Re: Compliment beast

    Good point! :thumbup:
  13. Thread: 1980s

    by df91
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    Re: 1980s

    Now that was nostalgic, thanks to OP - Recognized PPH as well, not the other. Plus Lucky Strike cigarettes, a Rolex(?) watch.......
  14. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    YSL L'Homme Parfum Intense . First impression: too sweet, too close-to-skin. I expected something more woody notes. Not my cup of coffee.
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    Re: Bleu de chanel EDP or ysl lhomme

    I agree, easily Bleu EDP
  16. Re: From which sites you order colognes ? Are these sites legit ?

    You're right, the trick I also use is to order some 3-4 euro worth make-up, in order to get free shipping. The highest loyalty discount is 10% which i have as well. IMO the best thing with...
  17. Re: From which sites you order colognes ? Are these sites legit ?

    I have mostly good experiences from fragrancex.com and have ordered a lot from them. Usually order when they have the FSW promo code on (like right now) then the shipping is free worldwide. Only...
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    Re: Describe your last purchase in two words...

    Chanel Allure Homme (vintage) :

    Ignored Before
  19. Re: Guilty pleasure: sweet, synthetic mess fragrances

    Without a slightest quilty feeling, I like 1 Million (pre-reformulation), Rochas Man, Hilfiger Men Sport, Le Male (pre-reformulation)
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    Re: Fake Edition Blanche?

    Afaik all Chanel bottles do have a serial number (4 digits) in the back of the bottle. Check the side profile of the bottle, is the bottle made of one "piece" or is it put together from 2 separate...
  21. Re: You own it, You love/like it but it is quite a while you wear it. Whats that fragrance?

    Gucci PH I (2003)
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    Re: Today I bought July 2015

    The bottle has stylish look, very nice indeed.
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    Re: What is THE 90s fragrance?

    Even though launched in yet 1999 - Chanel Allure Homme
  24. Thread: Rant

    by df91
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    Re: Rant

    I remember trying out Intenso, and found it really nice, almondy and nicely soapy if I remember correctly. Not as good as the original D&G Pour Homme though.
  25. Re: What is your most favorite smelling fragrance you currently own?

    Since 2010 Rochas Macassar (original formula)
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    Re: People who don't like Creeds Aventus

    This could be some calculated marketing technique as well ; people keep talking about the difference of batches. The Creed brand is then a guaranteed discussed topic on forums like this. In case...
  27. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Just Cavalli
    "A fresh leathery wood: sensuous and envelopping"
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    Re: People who don't lie Creeds Aventus

    For me it's the smokiness and pineapple accord which i don't like.
  29. Re: Original (old formula) Italian version of the D&G Pour homme

    It means the alcohol content of the fragrance. 79% is a quite typical percentage for an EDT.
  30. Re: I'm thinking there's going to be a lot of anger after this Ebay listing!

    I have bought at least 100 fragrances from eBay and haven't yet received a fake. Once it was very near, I had already paid for Bleu de Chanel 100 ml edt but before he had shipped it, asked the...
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    Re: What % of the population uses cologne ?

    If it's of the whole planet's population that's being talked about, I'd guess 1/7 of world's population lives in the welfare countries and I'd estimate about 1/5 of those wear cologne. That would...
  32. Poll: Re: The best cheap fragnance that lasts and projects?

    Okay will add mine: Bogart Pour Homme.
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    Re: Was Le Male reformulated in the past year?

    I recently bought a bottle of Summer Edition 2012 and it brings back to my mind what this used to smell in the early days. Quite nice smell, but not so good longevity.

    Out of curiosity also...
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    Re: What's the perfect amount of bottles?

    Yes these sound good to me. :)
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    Re: Today I bought July 2015

    Chanel Allure Homme vintage ( + deodorant)
    Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme vintage ( + deodorant)
    Jean-Paul Gaultier Le Male Summer Edition 2012 ( + deodorant)
    Rochas Macassar original formula backup...
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    Re: Most different reformulations, best and worst

    Imo one of the worst is D & G Pour Homme - the latest "made in UK" is really awful and far different from the original "made in Italy". The original is awesome.
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    Re: Fragrances I don't care for at all!

    For me it has always been that way. Been there in 80's as it was launched and it was an immidiate dislike. I like the Absolute flanker though. Dior has so many fine offerings like Eau Sauvage......
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    Re: Fragrances I don't care for at all!

    Some fragrances that smell hideous to me:

    Dior Fahrenheit
    L'Eau Bleue d'Issey Pour Homme
    CK Escape
    Azzaro Acteur
    Paco Rabanne pour homme
    Ysl Pour Homme Concentre'
    Yatagan
    Santos Cartier...
  39. Re: Help needed with a Tobacco (or 'tobacco themed') Fragrance

    Bogart Pour Homme (pipe tobacco - cherry - tonka) A very nice one
    Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme (vintage Made in Italy / Euroitalia)
  40. Thread: Masculine Rose

    by df91
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    Re: Masculine Rose

    Domenico Caraceni 1913 (original formula)
    Rose 31 (original formula)
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    I also own a bottle of 13P02 and on me it smells the best (my own and wife's opinion). The violet is strong in this batch, agreed. Compared with the other 2 I own, 13T01 and 14A01, this is the best...
  42. Re: Pick your top 3 'worst stinkers' from the person's wardrobe above you...!

    Tls you have many I don't know at all, some I like very much, but these are not good to my nose:

    Montale Black Aoud
    Bvlgari Black
    L'Instant de Guerlain pour Homme Extreme
  43. Help me to decide please! D&G PH or Chanel Allure Homme?

    I'm planning for my next fragrance buy and i'm considering Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme or Chanel Allure Homme. Both can be considered as classics I guess? Whichever it will be I'd probably be...
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    Re: My collection comes out of the closet!

    This looks to me a very handy way to keep them organized. Good choice!
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    Re: Your latest "regret" fragrances?

    Not sure but i think i have the vintage version of Carolina Herrera for men 50ml edt spray, sprayed 2-3 times. It just doesn't work for me. The bottle & box look like this except 50ml not 100... ...
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    Re: Selling on BN - Anybody else frustrated with it ?

    I tried to sell some fragrances for months and months. The price was noticeably lower than in eBay. Only a few bottles sold. Put all the rest to the ebay for sale, and they are nearly all gone, I...
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    Re: Your latest "regret" fragrances?

    Carolina Herrera for Men - vulgar, vile, the smell of curry is untolerable.
    MontBlanc Precense Cool - too soft, really uninspiring.Does nothing
    Terre d' Hermes Parfum- Love the EDT (original...
  48. Re: What happened to the noses who created Fahrenheit?

    Quite a coincidence, there are 3 perfumes in mr. Sieuzac's creations which I dislike: Fahrenheit, Bel Ami, Opium.
    But I've noticed I love the creations of some other perfumers who have not been so...
  49. Re: Just curious. What % of Your Wardrobe did you Rate 5 Stars?

    Just checked, i've given 5 stars to 19,4 % of my wardrobe. (4 -star ones have much bigger percentage)
  50. Thread: Vintage Kouros

    by df91
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    Re: Vintage Kouros

    Fully agreed, the vintage, even the bottles from 90's are so much better.
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    Re: 2 Compliments in 1 Night!

    I noticed the sarcasm as well right away, yet personally I don't see what's the problem with expressing the pure happiness of a fragrance and compliments.. that's what I understood the OP did in his...
  52. Re: I've just about had it with sweet fragrances... any suggestions?

    Guerlain L'Homme L'Eau Boise
    Encre Noire Sport
    Hilfiger Man Sport

    The latter is a bit sweet, but not too much imo.
  53. Re: Looking for manly fragrances for perpetual summer

    I second Yardley Citrus & Wood.
    Also,

    Terre d' Hermes EDT
    Grey Vetiver
    Guerlain Homme L'eau Boisee
    Encre Noire Sport
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    Re: i need another signature HELP!

    How about Idole Lubin EDT or EDP. Or Amouage Memoir Man. Third choice came to mind: Domenico Caraceni 1913 .
    I recommended niches because they usually make a good signature (being not so commonly...
  55. Re: calming,relaxing fragrance to wear when going to bed/

    Calvin Klein Eternity Night
  56. Re: Opinions on Tom Ford's: For Men & Grey Vetiver please

    I don't remember how I like For Men, but Grey Vetiver I do own and I like it, it's one of the best vetivers I've tried. It's better than Guerlain's, Creed.... (Another vetiver that I like is...
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    Re: Have you found a perfect fragrance?

    I don't think the only reason to contribute here is to search for the "holy grail" for many of us members of the community. But I agree that there's no "The one", I don't believe in perfection in...
  58. Re: Manhattanperfumes.com -- no response or shipment notification of my order. Open dispute?

    I agree that the case stinks. The fact that they didn't come up with a tracking information and they can't be contacted.... I guess you bet the right horse as you opened a pp case.
  59. Re: Manhattanperfumes.com -- no response or shipment notification of my order. Open dispute?

    IMO if you ordered on 30th May, you are a bit too fast to open a paypal case and especially escalating it to a claim. There might be a good reason why your email have not been replied. Isn't...
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    Re: Who else loves Tonka bean?

    I like tonka bean in fragrances, but it's easy to overdo, and in that case it can as well spoil the fragrance.

    Yes I agree.
  61. Re: Designer fragrances with great Longevity,sillage and projection

    Bogart Pour Homme
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    Re: Fahrenheit absolute

    I'm in the same boat, strongly disliking original Fahrenheit but find Fahrenheit Absolute a nice fragrance. It's just like you described: dark, spicy, has oud but also a toleratable vanilla. At...
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    Re: Deodorant with cologne?

    I have matching deodorants of most of my favourite fragrances, and wear these. With the fragrances I don't have matching deodorant, i wear unscented antiperspirant.
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    Re: What is the best projecting mens fragrance

    This is the winner!

    Others:

    Kouros
    Bijan Men
    Antaeus
    1 Million
    Lapidus PH
    Bogart PH
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    Re: Frags chosen for life . What are yours?

    Antaeus is certainly there... as well Macassar.

    Then maybe GIT, Bleu de Chanel EDP, Eau Sauvage vintage, Terre d' Hermes EDT
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    Re: Millesime Imperial, how many sprays?

    25 sounds great in the terms of the wonderfull smell of the scent but not so great as think of the price of this juice :lolk:
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    Millesime Imperial, how many sprays?

    Received my first Millesime Imperial ; first a sample, then the full bottle. This is incredibly nice good smelling cologne... It's the kind of scent though that makes me want to spray it really...
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    Re: bleu de chanel..EDP OR EDT

    I own both and a while ago was preferring EDT but I have slowly started to prefer EDP. It's a bit the question what you expect from this scent: EDT gives you more projection and it's a bit more...
  69. Re: What Is Your Favourite Evening/Night Out Fragrance For All Seasons

    Amouage Memoir Man
  70. Poll: Re: Allure Homme Sport Eau Extreme is pulling the compliments in!

    It's definetely a compliment getter, as well as AHS and Bleu.
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    Re: "Mineralic" Notes?

    Boss Elements
  72. Re: Popular fragrances you've smelled on others in public ... that just didn't impress

    Agree, thats the one first came to my mind. It's a bad smell, especially when over-applied.
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    Re: My CREED Top Five Favorite.

    I know only Silver Mountain Water, Aventus, Bois du Portugal and Green Irish Tweed.
    The first is OK, second is bad, third is very good and the last one is excellent to my nose.
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    Re: There's a hair in my...

    I count myself to the camp which don't accept hair (or any else human particles) in my food or fragrance. Though rationally thinking there's alcohol in the fragrance that takes care of the issue,...
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    Re: Jean Paul Gaultier Ultra Male (2015)

    Isn't all vanilla black? That's what i've thought. Black lavender, never heard/seen about that.
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    Re: Jean Paul Gaultier Ultra Male (2015)

    As a Francis Kurkdjian creation this is interesting.
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    Re: Donald Trump builds his fragrance Empire

    The bottle in OP's post looks very fine to me. It'd be kind of shame if the fragrance in that fine bottle were not so good.
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    Re: How 'Vintage' is my November 2009 YSL M7?

    I might be wrong but I think M7 was reformulated already in 2008. Imo the reformulated M7 is still quite nice - but yes, it's a bit tamed down. Some ingredients were took off at least Mandrake...
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    Re: Placing a face to the nose.

    Thanks for sharing the link! A well made site indeed.
  80. Re: Old favourites: what happens when you get over them?

    Well not really... I can see my tastes and likings either changing very slowly or not at all. Basically I can't ditch anything I have loved and worn in the past. This does not mean I'm not...
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    Re: Donald Trump builds his fragrance Empire

    Isn't that Trump just a nice sympathetic guy. Where to get that fragrance :lolk:
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    Re: Antaeus Vintage Vs Current Formulation

    I also like the vintage formulation much better but it's because I wore Antaeus in late 80's and early 90's and I'm very nostalgic about fragrances and love to have the same smelling scent i used to.
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    Re: Most worn April 2015

    Been wearing several days in a row GIT. It's easily my most worn in April.
  84. Re: What was the last bottle you completely finished???

    -What was the fragrance Eau de Rochas pour Homme 100 ml
    -When did you buy/receive it 2011 I guess
    -When did you completely finish it Last summer
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    Re: Antaeus Vintage Vs Current Formulation

    There are possibilities that the 4 ml sample has gone bad or it can be whatever juice... Or the 4ml sample is vintage in good condition, and you simply like the current formulation better. Good for...
  86. Re: Quite hard to find a "sexy" summer citrus fragrance...

    I've been told by women that eau de Rochas pour homme smells sexy on me. The scent is also very nice to my own nose, one of my all-time favourites. The old version with the word "pour" and the...
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    Re: Fragrancenet : trusted site? Maybe not...

    I could well buy from fragrancenet, if the shipping prices to EU were at least in some reasonable perspective... FragranceX instead, has decent shipping costs.
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    Re: Scent of the SEASON - The Fragrance Collectors

    Spring - Green Irish Tweed
    Summer - Eau de Rochas Pour Homme
    Fall - Terre d' Hermes EDT
    Winter - Gucci pour homme (2003)
  89. Re: L'homme Ideal - the best masculine scent of last five years

    I don't get the idea and what you mean at all but I'm glad it brings you joy and you enjoy Ideal. Enjoy!
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    Re: anyone hate it when they "waste" their fragrance

    No, just the opposite. I like smelling the whiffs of the fragrance I wear. If somebody gives a compliment, it's just a good bonus that's all.
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    Re: First Jazz Vintage bottle?

    I have this bottle, also a splash. In the backside of the box, it says only: Contains: Alcohol Fragrance. There's a bar code in the box and the serial number is 2107.
    ...
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    Re: Tried the new Dior Eau Sauvage COLOGNE (2015)

    The classic, original formulation of Eau Sauvage is that good, that one could imagine, it's hard to create any flanker which would be more than a pale shadow of the original....
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    Re: Davidoff Zino/Zino Davidoff discontinued.

    The availability is still very good, and look at those prices.... it's peanuts!

    http://www.ebay.de/sch/Parfums-/26396/i.html?_from=R40&_nkw=zino+davidoff
  94. Re: L'homme Ideal - the best masculine scent of last five years

    The "fantasy" was that Egoiste was inspired by a feminine perfume. And Polge compared Bleu to Egoiste..... Bleu was created for MAN .
    Imo the case with Guerlain L'Homme Ideal is the same; though...
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    Re: SOTD Saturday 25th April 2015

    http://i737.photobucket.com/albums/xx19/bryan805/CreedwithBox.jpg
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    Poll: Re: Vetiver overload--help me drop a few!

    Good thread. The Lubin vetiver is amazing and so far nobody has excluded it.
  97. Re: L'homme Ideal - the best masculine scent of last five years

    I'm with you who like L'Homme Ideal. It's a very nice scent to be worn in the winter / cold season. I have to admit though, that I can't wear it several days in a row - I get tired of the "candy"...
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    Re: bleu de chanel edt...worth the money?

    I might be wrong but I always thought that testers and smaller bottles like 50 ml are quite safe to buy at eBay, the most fakes are big retail bottles. I had luck finding Bleu (both edt and perfume)...
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    Yes I have the same observation.
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    Re: The Official Creed Green Irish Tweed thread!

    I can compare just 3 batches: 13T01, 14K01 and 14A01.

    Today I have made a comparison of 14A01 and 13T01. After sauna sprayed 13T01 to whole length of my left arm, to dried skin, and 14A01 to...
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