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  1. Re: Top ten list of favourite fragrances that can be got for $60 or less

    Zegna Peruvian Ambrette, a dark, soft, refined woody. Nuanced up close and in the vein of Javanese Patchouli.
    Habit Rouge EDC, lighter, sparkling and more enjoyable than Habit Rouge extrait.
    Elie...
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    Re: Today I bought October 2019

    Something a little different, an 80s Mysore sandalwood bangle.

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  3. Re: Francesca Bianchi: LATEST DUO

    Samples ordered! Thanks for sharing Diamondflame.
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    Re: Woody incense vanilla

    Guerlain's Bois d'Arménie.
  5. Re: Is there a high quality expensive ingredient version of Old Spice someone else makes?

    Emilio by Henry Jacques.

    Old Spice in EDT and aftershave is still very good.
  6. Re: Your favorite gentleman’s (smells like a gentleman should) fragrances?

    Amouage Gentlemen's Cologne
    Amouage Dia Man
    Givenchy Monsieur de Givenchy
    Balenciaga Ho Hang
    Chanel Pour Monsieur EDT
    Henry Jacques Roi Sans Equipage
    Tiffany For Men
    Zegna Javanese Patchouli...
  7. Re: A Niche snob looking for winter fragrances for everyday use

    Zegna Javanese Patchouli, more of an autumn fragrance. In your budget and fine for winter as well.
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    Re: Your favorite all-natural fragrance

    They come alive when sprayed, I found this out when sampling in store.
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    Re: Your favorite all-natural fragrance

    I'll add Di Ser from Japan, they distill their own materials.
  10. Re: You have 20 shots at this, don't **** it up!

    These are definitely worth checking out, all FBW.

    ALD Baikal Gris
    Dusita Issara
    Parfum Satori Iris Homme
    Di Ser Tsuki
    Neela Vermeire Ashoka
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    Re: Today I bought September 2019

    I'm a huge fan of the EDT as well.

    Not Place Vendome in Paris ;) from Steven at Place Vendome parfumerie in Belgium. Their service is fantastic.

    http://www.placevendome.be/home/

    email:...
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    Re: Today I bought September 2019

    Coromandel parfum arrived this morning. The guys at Place Vendome are incredibly generous with samples.

    https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/1024x768q90/924/GIxGJ8.jpg
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    Re: Today I bought September 2019

    YS Uzac sample set of Minut Celeste, Bois Fou, Light & Shadows and Dragon Tattoo.
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    Re: New Coromandel perfume?

    Coromandel Parfum is available from Place Vendome in Belgium.
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    Re: Coromandel Parfum is here

    A superb review from Super Dacob. It's not available in Japan yet, hopefully Place Vendome has it available.
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    Re: Your top 10 of this decade (2010 - 2019)

    Amouage Memoir Man (2010)
    Creed Jardin D'Amalfi (2011)
    Dior Privee Granville (2010)
    Frederic Malle Portrait of a Lady (2010)
    Guerlain Neroli Outrenoir (2016)
    Neela Vermeire Ashoka (2013)
    Neela...
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    Re: Mixerscent Attar and deep Vintage Sample Pass

    A huge thank you to everyone who particpated in this pass, and a special thank you for PC who arranged it! I hope you guys have enjoyed these fragrances as much as I have sharing them. In November,...
  18. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    It's more of a geranium oudh, I don't think there is rose in this composition.
  19. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Miller Harris Citron Citron - dry, slightly bitter citrus. Very good longevity, already at 3 hours in Tokyo summer heat.
  20. Re: Amouage: what do you think is the sleeper or under-rated of the line?

    Gold Man vintage is a variation of Gold Woman by Guy Robert. There is an intense civet version of vintage Gold Man.
  21. Re: top 5 most BEAUTIFUL perfumes you have smelled

    Henry Jacques Un Bello, an aldehydic, fruity floral, perfect for a young woman
    Henry Jacques Down to Heart, perfect marriage between florentine iris, orange blossom, jasmine and sandalwood
    Amouage...
  22. Re: real ambergris containing fragrances today?

    I found there's a strong dose of white ambergris in Irisoir, it runs through the entire length of the composition, and yes it's real.
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    Re: deconstructed /avant-garde FOUGERE?

    I'm surprised no one has mentioned Yohji Homme. This opens with a lavender and liquorice accord, before starting it's shape shifting journey into coffee, rum and so many other wonderful notes. A...
  24. Re: Which frags signal "he is a nice guy but refuses to be that to me"?

    Green Irish Tweed
    Elie Saab Vetiver
    Zegna Javanese Patchouli
  25. Re: Amouage Beach Hut Man vs Puredistance Aenotus

    I have Aenotus and it's predominantly citrus with nuclear musks. Much in the vein of Antoine Lie's Black, Aenotus feels like it's missing heart notes. I could only recommend using Aenotus lightly...
  26. Re: Amouage: what do you think is the sleeper or under-rated of the line?

    Silver Man. Perfect for spring / summer with a fresh, bright citrus, neroli, jasmine, silver aldehydes throughout, and a slight musky base.
  27. Re: Vetiver fragrances inventory: under-the-radar

    Ensar Oud Khus d'Afrique, South African vetiver oil with the exact scent profile of Terre d'Hermes.

    Ensar Oud Hindi Classique, Indian vetiver oil with fresh cut, deep green leafy notes....
  28. Re: Vetiver fragrances inventory: under-the-radar

    Nice sotd with Guerlain Homme L'Eau Boisée, I'm venturing slowly into designer.

    For Elie Saab Vetiver, I've found it's a crisp vetiver for autumn, with good longevity in cooler weather. It...
  29. Re: Vetiver fragrances inventory: under-the-radar

    +1 for Miller Harris Vetiver Insolent, I tried this 2 weeks ago and was stunned. It's available on fragrancex.
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    Re: Male Fragrances You Would Rate 10/10?

    Amouage Dia Man
    Amouage Memoir Man
    Amouage Tribute
    Amouage Homage (special red box)
    Balenciaga Ho Hang
    Dior Privee Granville
    Dusita Issara
    Ensar Oud Oud Royale Sri Lanka 2017
    Frederic Malle...
  31. Re: Name the fragrance you tried/smelled today for the first time.

    Bjork & Berries Never Spring. Green and fruity, I think my girlfriend will love it.
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    Re: Vintage Amouage

    This ebay seller in Taiwan regularly lists Amouage Gentlemen's Cologne
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 26th July, 2019

    https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/1024x768q90/922/1Dk5vv.jpg
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    Re: Creed - Selection Verte

    You could also email Parfums Raffy, I ordered a 2010 flacon from him in May.

    https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/1024x768q90/921/plbaj6.jpg
  35. Re: Recommended Amouage scent for the summer (Humid, Texas weather)

    +1 for Silver Man.

    Arcus would be another good choice, this is Amouage's citrusy-green herbal version of Davidoff Coolwater.
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    Re: Cardamom fragrance recommendations

    Ruh by Pekji has delicious a cardamom note supported by coffee and rose. Highly recommended.
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    Re: Iris Question

    Up until 3 weeks ago I would have said yes to Damarose, then a Basenoter was kind enough to split 10ml of Henry Jacques Rose Galata spray. Rose Galata is a dewy, sweet, succulent and tangy rose....
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    Re: Iris Question

    Iris Nois isn't a typical warm iris that makes you swoon, I find it a little stark and asphalty. His Monsieur Oud on the other hand is a beauty and has so many layers to explore.
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    Re: Iris Question

    The ones being sold on the Fragrance Vault site are definitely the older rectangle bottle, if you click on Irisss it says it in the description. I think Xerjoff changed their bottle shape some time...
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    Re: Iris Question

    I've just seen this thread, you could always return it and order vintage here:

    https://fragrancevault.net/collections/xerjoff

    it's a little more expensive but worth every penny.
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    Re: MFK next (freshy) purchase

    You could take a slightly different route with Elie Saab Vetiver by Francis Kurkdjian. It's a crisp vetiver with citrus and papyrus fragrance, it wears well with good longevity in cooler weather. I...
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    Re: Help a very ancient member re. Amouage :)

    Beach Hut considering your taste in lighter fragrances and the weather in Florida.
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    Re: Whats Your Shaving Set Up Consist Of

    The Merkur Futur is an excellent DE. While it's adjustable, it's also heavy for a DE. When you use this, apply no pressure and let the weight of the Futur do all the work. I wouldn't recommend this...
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    Re: Whats Your Shaving Set Up Consist Of

    When using a DE, find the right angle, take your time and use a light touch. Short strokes will give you better control and less chance of nicking yourself. Make sure you have a decent shaving cream...
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    Re: Whats Your Shaving Set Up Consist Of

    Nice set up! for DE blades try the Gillette Silver Blues, they're the right balance of sharpness and smoothness. For shaving soaps the best I've tried is Eufros from Spain, think Sultan Pasha of the...
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    Re: Best minty citrus niche frag?

    Dior Cologne Royale
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    Re: What Oud/Mukhallat are you wearing today?

    Tony Bolton's Mysore Premium and Mysore Special Reserve 2003 on each wrist. These sandalwood oils couldn't be more different, Premium is soft and buttery, while Special Reserve is deep with balsamic...
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    Re: Amouage lyric man authenticity

    You have an early vintage version of Lyric made between 2007 to 2010. Enjoy it!

    https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/924/6aQlCp.jpg
  49. Re: [INTL] CREED / INITIO / LE LABO / P. DE MARLY / TOM FORD / AMOUAGE etc. (EU Based, many in Hand)

    Hi, I'd like to order 10ml splits of Viking, Aventus, MI, SMW and VIW. Thank you :)
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    Re: 1 House, 3 Colognes, for Life?

    Amouage
    Dia Man
    Gentlemen's Cologne
    Homage (white box)
  51. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Shama Man by Henry Jacques.
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    Re: What Is Your Top 5 As Of Right Now

    For the past few weeks, I've been enjoying

    HJ Down to Heart
    HJ Roi Sans Equipage
    Guerlain Neroli Outrenoir
    Roja Sultanate of Oman
    Dusita Issara
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    Re: Fragrances that "WOW" you recently?

    Roja Parfums Sultanate of Oman, a luminous green Hojary frankincense.

    Roja Parfums A Goodnight KIss, iris and florals so beautiful it will take your breath away.
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    Re: Citrus that survived :D

    Profumum's Acqua Viva. I ordered it in late December, and it's the same potent, oily lemon fragrance from a few years ago. I'm impressed they didn't cut corners.
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    Re: Best Rose & Oud Combo

    Sultan Pasha Ensar Rose.
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    Re: Today I bought January 2019

    Roja Parfums Elysium Parfum and 7.5ml discovery sprays of Fortnum & Mason The Perfume, Sultanate of Oman and A Kiss Goodnight.
  57. Re: What attracts you to a particular house - why do you like that house?

    I love Sultan's work, it's the juice that counts. Irisoir, Ensar Rose and Violette Noyee are on my hit list for 2019.
  58. Re: Has L'eau D'hiver by Frederic Malle been reformulated?

    L'Eau d'Hiver from my 3-year-old sample was still superb, just different from vintage. I've read about weak longevity, though there were no issues with the sample at all. L'Eau d'Hiver is quite...
  59. Re: Has L'eau D'hiver by Frederic Malle been reformulated?

    I have vintage L'Eau d'Hiver with the matte cap and it's definitely denser and iris prominent compared to a 3-year-old sample, the newer sample is more ethereal and has a larger dose of white musk. I...
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    Re: Today I bought December 2018

    Huge thank you to Hednic for the FIF sale thread!

    Dusita Issara
    Neela Vermeire Bombay Bling
    Profumum Acqua Viva
  61. Re: UP To 15% OFF - 2 Days Only at First in Fragrance! (Aus Liebe Zum Duft)

    Thank you Hednic, totally stoked about this one!

    :thumbsup:
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    Re: Rich Smokey Tobacco?

    Amouage Tribute.
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    Re: Other Masterpiece from Amouage ?

    If you like darker compositions then Amouage Tribute.
  64. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Thank you! I have my fingers crossed for Uden Overdose and Gentiluomo.
  65. Re: Which Fragrance Are You Currently Waiting To Be Delivered In The Mail?

    Xerjoff Jebel
    Eden Botanicals Royal Hawaiian sandalwood oil
  66. Re: real ambergris containing fragrances today?

    Irisoir by Sultan Pasha. Plenty of real ambergris in the base.
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    Re: Today I bought December 2018

    Eden Botanical's Royal Hawaiian sandalwood oil. I've already been through 30mls of Eden's rare Indian sandalwood this year, the Indian sandalwood oil gets better with a little time in the bottle.
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    Re: Does anyone here like fruit notes?

    Check out Ashoka by Neela Vermeire, it is the most beautiful, palpable fig combined with the highest quality sandalwood. Just thinking about it makes me want to wear it.
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    Re: Egoiste work safe?

    It depends if you're working mainly with guys or girls. Not many girls I know like Egoiste, I'd recommend something a little fresher with citrus.
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    Re: Does anyone here like fruit notes?

    I like darker fruit notes like plum, red, and dried fruits.

    Dia Man has well-integrated plum and bigarade notes
    Malle's POAL has a distinct raspberry note meshes with the rose and patchouli...
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    Re: Harrods - 10% Off

    The emails aren't intrusive at all, I receive one maybe once per month. They also send out an email for the 10% sale which happens 3-4 times per year.
  72. Re: Rare Xerjoff's limited time for US customers

    Jebel is very good, white florals, lilac, tart red fruit, soft iris (not Florentine) and a slight woodsy base. A high-end crowd pleaser.

    Uden Overdose will be available in early December.
  73. Re: NEW Ormonde Jayne - Special Preview/8ml for $40 - ONE WEEK ONLY

    Ordered this on Thursday, arrived on the following Monday. I've never smelled anything quite like Prive, it's a well-balanced blend of natural smelling, colourful flowers complete with leaves and...
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    Re: Most Worn: November 2018

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  75. Re: wife hates fragrances, how to use them without wearing them

    Have you considered oils? they generally project less than alcohol-based fragrances and hopefully have fewer chemicals that may cause irritations.

    Try a sample set from Sultan Pasha and prepared...
  76. Re: What fragrance do you have the most back-up bottles of?

    Dia Man
    Egoiste
    Nombre Noir
    Habit Rouge EDC
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    Re: Today I bought November 2018

    Xerjoff Jebel

    https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/1280x1024q90/924/wbnePC.jpg
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    Re: Today I bought November 2018

    Bruno Fazzolari Vetiverissimo - this is a fresh, clean and sparkling vetiver that can be worn all year-round.

    It also comes with a matching patterned blanket for just a little bit more.
    ...
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    Re: Harrods - 10% Off

    Guys, when you place an order, the SA will deduct the 20% VAT at checkout. You'll need to mention this to the SA, it will only be deducted if you live outside the UK, and EU as Rum pointed out. The...
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    Re: The "big turn" away from niche?

    Totally agree here.

    Bigsly could have some immensely satisfying splits for $20 per fragrance.
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    Harrods - 10% Off

    It's on between Friday 30th November to Sunday 2nd December.

    To qualify for the 10% you can join up to be a Harrod's member when making your purchase.

    If you reside outside of the UK, Harrods...
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    Re: SOTD: Friday, 23rd November, 2018

    Pleased to see the Camel liking these creations, Grey Matter is producing quality perfumes at a very reasonable price.
  83. Re: Prices of fragrances are way too high these days.

    Chanel prices are reasonable for the quality, others like Roja Parfums are not.

    You can do very well with some vintage Guerlains.
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    Re: Top 5 niche fragrances for winter

    5 is just the tip of the iceberg for most Basenoters...

    Amouage Jubilation XXV
    Guerlain Cuir Beluga
    Xerjoff Irisss
    Malle L'Eau d'Hiver
    Chanel Coromandel EDT
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    Re: Your best consistent fragrance house

    Chanel and our very own Sultan Pasha.
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    Re: Roses in the rain

    Mohur or Mohur Extrait. I have a slight preference for the Extrait, it's slightly deeper and more complex; either will have your mother overjoyed.
    ...
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    Re: Amouage Jubilation

    Dia Man is much the same. High temps don't work with it, anything under 73F and it's the notes weave beautifully.
  88. Re: Went a bit nuts...Frederic Malle...How'd I do?

    +1 for POAL and Vetiver Extraordinaire.

    Will also add L'Eau d'Hiver which is the sleeper in the range.
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    Re: Today I bought November 2018

    UNO Parfum Extract by Grey Matter Parfums.

    Similar to Patou pour Homme Privee.

    https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/1024x768q90/924/a00bic.jpg
  90. Re: Xerjoff Recommendation Casamorati please

    Fiero for spring/summer and 1888 for autumn/winter.
  91. Re: The best Roja Dove for in the office/year round

    Vetiver, Scandal or Danger are good choices.

    Danger is near identical for vintage Guerlain Heritage Edt, I would even say Heritage is more refined and office friendly.
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    Re: Shalimar........ for men

    That's the one, Remik!

    Habit Rouge EDC (1987) in the same bottle style is also a must.
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    Re: Shalimar........ for men

    Vintage EDT in the ribbed bottle should be your first port of call.

    Madagascar is very good if you can find it, it's full-bodied while vanilla is a little leaner and more 'masculine'.
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    Re: PSA Xerjoff Customer Service

    What happened to the customer is always right? Poor service by Xerjoff.

    Any company interested in customer service and quality control would either refund your money or send you out a new bottle;...
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    Re: Areej le Doré : The Official Discussion Thread

    Sample set ordered! Malik al Taif sounds promising :)
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    Poll: Re: The Battle of the Amouages!

    Dia Man, followed by Gentlemen's Cologne.
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    Re: Today I bought October 2018

    The original version of L'Eau d'Hiver, thank you Strifeknot! This vintage version is an interplay between iris and heliotrope, while the modern is more of a heliotrope and white musk. Both are...
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    Re: Your Most Worn September 2018

    Autumn is the time for Amouage and Guerlain.




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  99. Re: The drydown of Invasion Barbare is a dead ringer for . . .

    IB is similar to Roja Danger PH, which is similar to Guerlain Heritage.

    I wish I still had IB, great fragrance.
  100. Re: Ensar Oud Releases EO No 2 Musk-based EDP and Pure Parfum

    I can only imagine how good this will be.... now if only one other guy who makes incredible oils would create some sprays.
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