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    Re: You are embarrassed that you don't like...

    I am actually never embarrassed about what I dont like, but I ve sometimes been embarrassed about thigs I DO like...
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    Re: What is your Number 1 ?

    Thierry Mugler
    A*Men
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    Re: A*men? I don't get it!

    I have to remind here, that we are all individual beings with different tastes and different ideas about what smells good. You dont need to get anything. Maybe this is not a perfume that you will...
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    Re: NEW: JPG Fleur du Male (and more from BPI).

    Narciso Rodriguez for men???
    I hope it smells like the women's version. It will be one of my most anticipated ones...
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    Re: Thierry Mugler Aura release date?

    excellent remark
  6. Re: Person told me I smelled like patchouli, 4 hours after A*Men application

    I guess it has to do with the note I like to call lavender. But its broken into this vanilla-caramel-chocolate smell so its not boring...
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    Edible vanilla

    Do you have to suggest any parfume that is edible vanilla, I mean no flowers and no nasty amber-powdery notes?
    Something smelling just like the powder we use for cooking...(I forgot, no banan note...
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    Antidote in Japan?

    Does anybody know if Antidote is available in japan?
    (tha japanese airport e.g.)
  9. Thread: Review: A*men

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    Re: Review: A*men

    I detect all the notes you are talking about, and I wear A*Men on an everyday basis and the comments I get are 99% positive, except one person who hates both Angel and A*men and cant stand it.

    But...
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    Re: Bvlgari Black-Body Kouros-Lolita Lempicka

    Body Kouros is really one of my favourite pefumes out there. Mellows down to a very nice kind of masculine but not he classic fresh mens perfume, its also a bit sweet and interesting...
    I cant...
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    Re: Thierry Mugler Le Parfum ( Das Parfum)

    Exactly!
    It is not supposed to smell like dead people...
    The novel clearly states that some people have a certain smell that makes them irrestistible and Grenouille is trying to capture that smell,...
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    Re: Need help - vanilla fragrance

    OH MYGOD! which one of all of these should i try??
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    Re: Clubbing; A*Men vs M7

    I love Amen and I dont hate M7 so there is no real comparison for me...
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    Re: Pi has nothing to do with vanilla

    Ok, thats a fair question... Well I guess Amen and Angel have a vanilla note somewhere in their drydowns, there between sandalwood for Angel and some musky-caramel smell for Amen.

    For Pi all I get...
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    Re: Pi has nothing to do with vanilla

    No need to get all excited, relax.
    I was just wondering why everyone smells something I dont.
    Especially when its not supposed to smell like that.
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    Re: Pi has nothing to do with vanilla

    thats a rather poor argument wouldnt you say?
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    Re: Pi has nothing to do with vanilla

    Ok. Just go to www.givenchy.com and then mens perfumes etc to see that the description is a woody magnetic and sensual fragrance (Tangerine, Infinium, Ironwood, Benzoin Crystals)
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    Re: Pi has nothing to do with vanilla

    Ok, ok, there is vanilla in there, my partial anosmia wont let me trace it and the tester was most likely wrong and most of the sites are obviously wrong and the fragrance oils from various...
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    Re: Pi has nothing to do with vanilla

    Ok let me put it that way. Its not that I believe the notes 100% because they are written by people who do not work while producing it. BUT its not that I was waiting for the lists to draw my...
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    Re: Pi has nothing to do with vanilla

    Maybe it smells like sandalwood, but vanilla??
    Seriously vanilla?
    Dont think so
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    Pi has nothing to do with vanilla

    I was wondering why some of you keep suggetsing Pi when it comes to vanilla...
    This perfume, apart from smelling nothing like vanilla doesnt even have this note in its composition. To be sure, I...
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    Its all about tradition. When spices came to...

    Its all about tradition. When spices came to Europe form the orient, people who did not have the luxury of warm water and everyday shower needed a way to smell good, and invented perfumery...
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    Do you know of any...

    ...simple perfume oil of vanilla? Something that smells of sweet milky vanilla, not powdery but edible...
    Thanx
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    Re: Comptoir Sud Pacifique

    I own Vanille Passion and I love it. *It starts off a bit strong *but soon settles down to a nice warm, not overly sweet, foody vanilla. *I like to use this one for layering quite a bit. *It works...
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    Comptoir Sud Pacifique

    I a getting really interested in vanilla scents and I was wondering has anyone here tried them?
    I was getting really curious for the Vanille Passion and the Vanille Extreme because it has a basenote...
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    Similar smell to a home product...

    Ok, it is a bit irrelevant but I really need to know if anyone can help me. There is this fabric softener that is called Soupline (at least in some parts of Europe) and they have a smell that is...
  27. Re: Was Chergui "inspired" by *gasp* Bulgari Black

    YES YES YES
    they smell very similar to my nose
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    Re: A*Men compared to Borneo 1834

    Am I the only one who cannot see the similarity between these two? I smell only patchouli from Borneo, no chocolate, and nothing even remotely similar to Amen or Angel...
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    Re: A*MEN SUMMER FLASH

    VETIVER VETIVER VETIVER
    thats all I recall from about a month ago that I sampled that one
    I am a true fan of Mugler scents but this one did not win me...
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    Re: URGENT, the scent of my dreams

    Why dont u give the paper to the sales assistants to smell it? I dont usually trust them, but you have nothing to lose. Also, dont spray the scents on a pepar because you have to wait for the...
  31. Re: Is it me, or does Angel and A*Men smell the sa

    Bottom line: It is you, angel and a*men dont smell the same
  32. Re: Is it me, or does Angel and A*Men smell the sa

    Well I have "studied" both scents, and I can tell you they ARE different. I had once sprayed two testing papers at the same time, one with A*Men and the other with Angel, and after about 2 hours I...
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    Re: Alien - Discuss!

    I dont think its much less potent than Angel. Although I believe we should not be comnparing. Everytime I ve smellt it, I feel like it creates an aura all around me. I ve never smelled it on my skin,...
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    Re: Athens, Greece

    Hondos Center, Omonoia
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    Re: Men wearing Angel

    How would you combine the two? Spray both at the same spot of your body or like spray one somewhere and the other at some other part of your body?
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    Re: Men wearing Angel

    Yes I am sorry about the confusion, but in Europe the men's is only called A*Men so I didnt think anyone would be confused. I AM talking anout the women's version.
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    Men wearing Angel

    I sometimes wear Angel and I find it to be one of the greatest masterpieces in the art of Smells. Or sometimes I just spary it on my hand, where the pulse is just so that I can smell it whenever I...
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    Re: Any recommendations? *

    I am sorry if I sound annoying but I think that we should not recommend perfumes generally to other people, other than if someone asks similar notes or perfumes with a certain smell. In any other...
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    Re: why don't i smell it that often

    Both Angel and Innocent are truly amazing. Innocent to me smells something like Angel out of the shower. Like we took Angel and we made it fresher. But I love them both.
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    Strawberry
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    Re: Your top 10 frags for women?

    1. Angel (Thierry Mugler)
    2. Angel Innocent (Thierry Mugler)
    3. Narciso Rodriguez (EDT)
    4. Omnia (Bvlgari)
    5. Blv (Bvlgari)
    6. White She (Armani)
    7. Noa (Cacharel)
    8. Ellen Tracy
    9. Alien...
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    Re: Rive Gauche - pronunciation?

    Well you are right, the only hard part is the R in the begining, which is kind of hard. I cant think of any english word that has a sound like it...
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    Re: Scents on a dirty body

    Well I guess it has to do with the oils our bodies produce after not being very recently showered that retain the smell more, but with a slight difference. As it has to do with the shower gel that...
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    Re: Can sweat make the scent shout?

    Yes of course it does.
    It is a combination of water and heat. When I get in the shower, and the area i had perfume gets wet, I can smell my perfume again. And of course if I sweat the same thing...
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    Re: GUCCI ENVY FOR MEN- DAYTIME OR EVENING?

    If I adored le male and I wanted to smell like le male, or any other heavy perfume for that matter, I would wear it everywhere, everyday. I know that a heavy smell can be ofending therefore I would...
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    Re: GUCCI ENVY FOR MEN- DAYTIME OR EVENING?

    Now, thank you gooderin!!! Exactly! Why would you not wear an "evening" fragrance during the day? And why would you not wear a "day" fragreance during evening?

    And what exactly is a day fragrance...
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    Re: Ultimate Barbershop Scent

    Excuse me but why would a barber shop have a specific smell?

    And what exactly do they mean when they advertise Le male as a barbershop smell? Like why would my barber shop smell like Le male???...
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    Inspired by the "Dumbest thing I heard"

    Wanna hear my stories???
    The SA are sometimes so misinformed that they make me wanna either scream at them or laugh.
    The first one was when Gauliter2 arrived in my country (i think last year). I...
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    Re: Males Wearing Female Fragrances.

    Initially I had an issue with wearing "female" fragrances but now I think of it as, "Oh, I love that smell, I wanna smell like that", and believe me if you are confident no one is going to ask you if...
  50. Re: Fragrances you consider to be totally *OVERRAT

    Hanae Mori is made both as EdT and EdP so which one are you talking about? I bought the EdT and I really thought is was baaad. And I think its the same note, only I thought it was berries or...
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    Re: man wearing Narciso Rodriguez

    Thank you Goddess Dreams for the advice. Thank you audrey, I tried both and you are right. The edt is much more suitable for a man. It smells clean and fresh and so it is ok for a man. The other one...
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    Re: man wearing Narciso Rodriguez

    I WANT TO KILL that saleswoman...
    I went to buy it after all but the eau de parfum is really strong smell and I dont like it where as the eau de toilete is really great.
    So I asked her to give me...
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    man wearing Narciso Rodriguez

    What do you think about a man wearing the Narciso Rodriguez perfume?
    Any thoughts?
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    man wearing Narciso Rodriguez

    What do you think about a man wearing the Narciso Rodriguez perfume?
    Any thoughts?
  55. Re: Need Help to Identify Fragrance in Pantene Sha

    Well, as far as Pantene is concerned I might say that I detect banan and lotus flower... Now the rest of the ingredients dont really seem to stand out at least to my nose.
    The only similar...
  56. Re: Your ultimate personal fragrance

    There has been a similar thread with our personal olfactory pyramide....
  57. Re: What's your all-purpose "standby" fragrance?

    Thierry Mugler Cologne...
    very generic smell
  58. Re: New: A*Men "Summer Flash" / Azzaro "Bright" Vi

    I totaly agree with you Pigeon Murderer, these summer version are usually soo boring but Thierry Mugler has always so interesting ideas that I am really curious about those.
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    Re: Memorable Compliments

    Well I dont receive compliments thst often so almost all of them are memorable. I have received about 3 or 4 compliments during the last year that I have started wearing A*Men.
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    Re: Okay, what's a "gourmand" fragrance?

    A gourmand is something that contains notes of mostly things you can eat. For example chocolate and honey and berries and coffe and caramel etc.
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    Re: 10 smells that define your life.....

    1)Angel
    2)A*Men
    3)Bvlgari Blv pour femme
    4)Bvlgari Omnia
    5)Cacharel Noa
    6)Flowerbomb
    7)Burberry Baby Touch
    8)Ellen Tracy
    9)Body Kouros
    10)Emprio Amani White
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    Re: Bvlgari line....what am I smelling???

    Well in my opinion, pee smells accordingly to what you have eaten so it is not a very standrad smell. The only thing that is kind of rare in Omnia is some spices that are there and that when eaten...
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    Re: Which scents do you love but never wear?

    If you preserve it, one of the following things is going to happen:
    a)You get used to wearing something else wich you love more so this is not your favourite anymore
    b)It turns bad from being a...
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    Re: Which scents do you love but never wear?

    Why, oh why would you not wear a scent you love???
  65. Re: Psychological Reactions to Different Fragrance

    There is no problem that the notes are not actual essentail oils but chemicals in most of the perfumes?
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    Re: Trying A*Men again

    LoL ;D
    I agree with you.
    Humourous way to express the inspiration that the perfumer who made it must have been really inspired or really well guided!
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    Re: Trying A*Men again

    Well I dont feel they are similar beacuse most perfumes have similar notes anyway. Notes like vanilla, and sandalwood, and amber, and musk are very very usual. However in one single perfume, some of...
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    Re: Trying A*Men again

    OH MY GOD
    enough is enough
    It has ABSOLUTELY nothing to do with both hanae mori and rochas....
    They dont have the same notes, they smell nothing like one another, and generally they have nothing...
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    Re: pyramid for your perfect perfume

    Well I have no idea exactly how this works and if the notes have to have some characteristics that would allow them to "fit" and mix correctly but I guess my ideal smell would be something like that:...
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    Re: Application Tips + Sillage advice

    So if it is dark your fragrance should not be noticed...
    If someone is approaching you from behind, they should not be able to smell you.
    If toy have your eyes closed, you should be scentless...
    ...
  71. Re: Your natural "neutral" scent, how to test it?

    I dont think we are able to smell our natural smell because we ve smelt it our whole lives and we are long since unable to identify it. However others are able to smell it and I think the best way...
  72. Thread: Dior Homme

    by atalbest
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    Re: Dior Homme

    There is something about it that makes me not really like it. It seems to me as though the notes are not very well mixed together and the result is a bit irrelevant. It is as if good notes were used...
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    Thierry Mugler - Angel Rose

    It seems we have a new one!

    Angel Rose is a perfume that inflames the heart and delights the senses. Inspired by the flower of love, Rose Angel fuses rose, patchouli, and sparkiling citrus notes...
  74. Thread: Testers

    by atalbest
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    Re: Testers

    Are you for real??? Imagine how much more expensive the production would be if they had to produce just a small buch of the fragrances with a different percentage of scent just for the testers. I...
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    Re: Mugler Cologne - EDT or AS lotion?

    I guess for such questions a visit to the official website will answer them. Try www.thierrymugler.com, and then products and then Cologne...
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    Re: Angel for Men (A*Men) re-entry crisis *

    Maybe what happened is that you caught the virus while wearing it and your body associated the smell with the virus and initially rejected it as it thought it had something to do with it.
    I have a...
  77. Thread: A*men Rant

    by atalbest
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    Re: A*men Rant

    This is my signature scent. The thing I have noticed about it is that the best version of it is when I have sprayed it somewhere on my skin and then after three to four hours I rub my fingers on that...
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    Re: A*Men's Popularity

    I just think that there is a misunderstanding here. The reason we might think that a perfume is really popular is that it has a very distinct and characteristic smell that we recognize and remember...
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    Re: A*Men's Popularity

    As I can see, the most recent top 10 they have is for 2003, which in my opinion is quite old. Even in these, we have Amen at tha top 10 of France, at the 9th position.
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    Re: Body Kouros: Worth getting?

    It is not the brightest idea to compare two perfumes. It is so subjective as if you say EVERYONE will love Body Kouros. Its a unique perfume that might of course share notes with other perfumes but...
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    Re: TOP 5 FEMALE PERFUMES

    5)Bvlgari Omnia
    4)Ellen Tracy
    3)Cacharel - Noa
    2)Angel Innocent
    1)Angel
  82. Thread: Patchouli

    by atalbest
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    Patchouli

    I think that one of my favorite notes is patchouli, but I think that it is mostly used in women's fragrances. Do you know of any men's fragrances that have an intense note of patchouli?
    Two examples...
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    Re: Prada original...not the 2004 one

    What do you mean not the 2004 one? Are there more that one Prada perfumes?
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    Re: How do you pronounce "Thierry Mugler"?

    No, no, no the g is not silent. The r at the end is silent.
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    Re: What's your least favorite note?

    hmmmm
    I think leather is a note I dont really like.
    And I think that pepper is also a note I dont like. But I dont mean tha spicy smell of Omnia, I mean the pepper in Visit for Men.
  86. Re: YSL M7 deo-stick does not match the scent at a

    I dont think that the products are actually designed to smell diferently. In my opinionm its just that the perfume when in a product is mixed with the active ingredients of the product and therefore...
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    Re: opinions on Visit by Azzaro

    A female (!) friend of mine used to wear this perfume and I asked her to stop. It has a very very intense pepper note that made me feel sick. I dont know why, I am not usually sensitive but this one...
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    Re: Bulgari parfums

    I am pretty sure that Blv Notte is here to stay. Although the mens seems the same as Blv to me.
  89. Re: "And the award for Best Bottle Design goes to

    A*Men by far... The way you put the bottle in the metal case and then you see the shape of the womens angel standing out is an amazing idea...
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    Re: How do you pronounce "Thierry Mugler"?

    It should sound somethinh like Tea-eh(r)-ee, M(u)gleay the (u) should sound like you are trying to say -e- having your mouth shaped as in saying oh, and the eh(r) should sound something like y as in...
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    Re: Longest wait to get hold of a scent?

    What is Odeur 53 ? I have never heard of it...
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    Re: Gaultier≤ site up and running!

    Really dissapointed in this one... Does not smell nice for my tastes. I was really looking forward to it but its not good at all... Just my opinion...
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    Re: fragrance that effect *behaviour???

    Am I the only one who does not smeel the perfume once applied? I mean I can smell it when I apply it but then after 10 minutes or so I stop smelling it... And then I will only smell it again if I...
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    Re: Basenotes dictionary

    Gourmand comes from the French word, and means a perfume that contains mostly edible scents such as chocolate, honey, vanilla, cinnamon and so on.
    Dont know bou the other words though.... :-[
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    Re: What's the strangest (not repulsive) *frag?

    The weirdest fragrance I have smelled, or at least the one that comes to mind is Paul Smith London (for Men) . I cant even understand what the notes are. And this is exactly the way I would comment...
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    Re: Aliens flying off shelves?

    Dear God Socalwoman, are you exaggerating or what? I mean glycolic cleanser followed by an exfoliating scrub is quite a desperate way to get rid of a smell. And it is not such a bad perfume. And...
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    Re: STAR SIGNS AND PERFUME

    Only one Gemini? I am a Gemini...
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    Re: Alien minisite is up!

    I think that apart form the scents themselves, Thierry Mugler's marketing is one of the most effective I have seen in the perfume industry. The bottles, the internet site, the Alien's Initiatic...
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    Re: Chanel No. 5 for men ?

    I have the same problem with you. I really want to start wearing a womenís perfume but I am afraid its widely known and recognizable. Mine is Angel. What I do is I usually spray my wrist as I would...
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    Re: Angel Vs. A*men

    Ha! You're a rum sort of fella aren't you? ;)

    I actually prefer Angel. Very heavy on the coumarin in the base. I can live without the fruity notes in the beginning though.[/quote]
    I disagree. I...
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