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  1. Re: New Buy - Bogart Silver Scent Intense + more finds in israel

    I wasnt able to find the regular one, but this one is pretty woodsy. Kind of like one of the JV artisan. Maybe the black one but with less of a fabreeze smell to it.

    I can see the 8hr of power and...
  2. New Buy - Bogart Silver Scent Intense + more finds in israel

    Hi everyone

    Today while in israel on vacation i found a discounted section of different men cosmetics and fragrances. I did not have have enough with me to buy more then one item so i am planning...
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    Tjmaxx:
    Guerlain Vetiver
    Givenchy Blue
    Givenchy Red
    Givenchy Gentleman
    Vera Wang Men
    D&G Masculine

    Marshalls:
    Givenchy Intense Ultramarine (great aquatic scent btw)
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    Any fans of Aveda Men Pure-Formance?

    I saw this at the aveda store few days ago.
    Its pretty good. Its a spicy lemon/woodsy leather.

    Im thinking of picking up a bottle.

    what do yall think?
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    Re: Must de Cartier? What do you think?

    its really not a bad scent. i dont see why you dislike it.
    it does have a very strong sense of class to it, yet it is a great all around scent.
    it isnt phenomenal but its not bad either.
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    Re: Must de Cartier? What do you think?

    Yes I also thought it would be for romantic use but its a very nice all-around scent.
    itasts pretty good on me, it jusy doesnt really project.
    The anis is a little overwhelming at first. I used 4...
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    Must de Cartier? What do you think?

    Whats up.
    So i decided to buy few new winter frags.
    I ended up going for
    Must de Cartier
    Rochas Man
    M7

    Today MDC arrived and its a lot different from what i expected.
    From the description...
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    Re: Rochas Man vs. Pure Malt

    i see what your saying, but its not really true imo.
    rochas is "younger" because it is sweeter, and as coffee is more common/available it does appeal to a wider range of people.
    Pure Malt is more...
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    Re: Rochas Man vs. Pure Malt

    they are both honestly great.
    i get equal amount of female comments from each one, but never from the same girl...
    i honestly didnt find a girl who liked both.
    I am starting to like rochas more...
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    Re: Two new buys; Which ones should i get?

    i couldnt find L'instant so i dropped it.
    i added two different ones:

    Rive Gauche
    Rochas Man

    I have a good amount of gourmands which help me back from getting rochas, but after having a...
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    Sticky: Re: Which scent gets you the most female compliments?

    Burberry london gets me a large amount of female compliments.
    i was at a frat party yesterday and about 10 girls told me how great i smell
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    Two new buys; Which ones should i get?

    So i am about to purchase two new winter scents.

    i narrowed down my list to the following:

    Guerlain L'Instant EDP
    MINOTAURE by Paloma Picasso
    Must de Cartier
    Boucheron EDP (for some reason...
  13. Re: Terre d'Hermes or Guerlain L'Instant - EDT or EDP?

    I think i am going to get L'Instant. I saw the edp on amazon but i cant find it anymore =\
  14. Terre d'Hermes or Guerlain L'Instant - EDT or EDP?

    Whats up.

    I decided i want a new winter fragrance and after previously trying both and liking them as well i decided it is time to buy one.

    The only thing i didnt get a chance to try is the EDP...
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    Re: Bleu de Chanel by Chanel - New fragrance

    I mean to say there that in the world of mainstream frag's and its shoppers the opinion people get from girls is what matters
  16. Thread: Fresh cut grass

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    Re: Fresh cut grass

    Tom Ford Grey Vetiver allways reminded me of fresh cut grass...being set on fire lol

    nothing bad about it tho
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    Re: Bleu de Chanel by Chanel - New fragrance

    I was at lord and taylor today with a buddy his gf and two of her female friends shopping for a present for a mutual friend.
    As we passed the men fragrance counter we were offered to smell the new...
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    Re: Today I Bought: August 2010

    M7 Fresh
    Gandarme G EDP
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    Re: Azzaro Pour Homme Elixir 2009

    I really like it and so do the girls. Its unique in a sense that no one else will have it.
    I bought a 3.4oz in israel for 25usd. Great buy if you can find it for less then 40
  20. Jo Malone Grapefruit - anyone else find it strange?

    While walking in bloomingdales i noticed this girl i used to know working at the jo malone counter.
    I never got a chance to check any of Jo Malones fragrances so this was a good opportunity to get...
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    Re: Gendarme G - Opinions?

    Im going to blind buy it.
    Im buying it together with M7 Fresh. Im trying to buy two opposite ends in some sort of way
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    Re: Gendarme G - Opinions?

    Ok thanks i think i will go for it.
    it seems like a good deal for the price.

    Im not really a big fan of prada amber even though i own it, i like mugler cologne much better.
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    Re: Gendarme G - Opinions?

    How would you describe it as a clean scent?
    soapy like prada amber
    or more woodsy like the john varvatos artisan?
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    Re: Gendarme G - Opinions?

    yeah its the top one just a different bottle.
    Does it last for long and projects well?
    I saw it on amazon for cheap: 3.4oz for ~30usd.
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    Gendarme G - Opinions?

    I was wondering what people here think of Gendarme G.
    I found it online on Amazon for really cheap and i am very tempted to buy.

    what is it like, or what is it similar to?
  26. Re: Summer Frags on a budget (No Aquatics) What would you choose?

    Why is 4711 so cheap? lol i might just squeeze it in that list.
    Any support for Moschino Uomo and Gendarme G?


    Im pretty set on M7 Fresh as of right now being a certain buy
  27. Re: Summer Frags on a budget (No Aquatics) What would you choose?

    does this seem legit to you guys?
    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002I74MVG/ref=ord_cart_shr?ie=UTF8&m=AMAHQRM5SRBJ8

    Its the Gendarme G EDP 3.4oz for 28$...

    I am afraid it may not be...
  28. Re: Summer Frags on a budget (No Aquatics) What would you choose?

    Monsieur Balmain seems interesting. Yatagan and Silences dont seem like what i am looking for at the moment.
    Any one here got an opinion about Gendarme G? for 28$ it sounds pretty tempting
  29. Re: Summer Frags on a budget (No Aquatics) What would you choose?

    yeah i tired L'Anarchiste together with Pour un Homme and i really liked them.
    I am going to buy them at this high-end store next to my house. last time i bought some skincare stuff i got 5...
  30. Summer Frags on a budget (No Aquatics) What would you choose?

    Long story short i basically have ~80$ credit from amazon.com
    I am looking for a couple new summer frags especially after losing my issey miyake in israel.

    Basically i dont want to spend too much...
  31. Thread: Azzaro PH Elixir

    by Kbar
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    Re: Azzaro PH Elixir

    Once im back to te states im going to give this Exilir a proper wear.
    I tried wearing it last night, but it didnt work too well for me in this intense heat.

    I do really like it. i have been...
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    Re: Creed Woods & Spice - let's speculate...

    for some reason, i like using the more "elegant" scents while wearing a nice pair of shorts, moc's and a wife beater
  33. Thread: Azzaro PH Elixir

    by Kbar
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    Re: Azzaro PH Elixir

    On me i find some similarities to the original.
    Does it work for you in hot weather?
  34. Thread: Azzaro PH Elixir

    by Kbar
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    Azzaro PH Elixir

    Anyone here familiar with this?

    I bought it few days ago here in israel for a pretty good price...~25usd for a 3.4oz

    At first it smells nothing like the original. From the bottle i thought it...
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    Re: Guerlain L'INSTANT - EDT vs EDP

    the guerlain is not meant to be my summer scent pick.
    as i was saying the store got this sale where i buy one fragrance and i get one for free so i can mix and match.

    To be honest? i cant make up...
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    Guerlain L'INSTANT - EDT vs EDP

    Whats up.

    right now im in Israel on vacation and yesterday i was surprised by the large selection of fragrances available.
    The prices arent too bad at all...while its a little more then in the US...
  37. Re: Comparing the Coconut/Fig/Lime/Lemon Tropical notes

    Im really not a fan of Marc Jacobs for Men.
    The fig is way to strong and it smells a little feminine imo and my girls opinion.

    Salvatore Ferragamo pour Homme is a classy little powdery fig...
  38. Re: looking for scents that smell like liquor or booze

    A*Men Pure Malt - Aged whisky

    Guerlain Homme - Mojito

    Salvador Dali Laguna - a little like pinacolada
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    Re: summer and winter scent for a high schooler

    I find Canali Men to be very versatile. Its a very clean leather smell which makes it a very elegant/romantic scent.
    Theres some subtle fruity notes which makes it more wearable in the summer. Its...
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT: July 2010

    Lanvin Arpege PH

    its ok i dont know what to think about it yet because the weather is too warm.

    I find it to be somewhat similar to JPG Le Male blended with Dior Homme and a little Body Kouros
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    Poll: Re: M7 or Dirty English

    M7 imo

    Dirty English is somewhat similar to Gucci PH1, but not as good.

    I find M7 to smell like a sauna (the scent of the wood without the sweaty people) with a little sweetness to it.
    I didnt...
  42. Re: New Blind Buy - Le Roy Soleil by Salvador Dali- What to expect?

    im usually not a fan of citrus...
    is it a subtle citrus or "in your face" kind?
  43. New Blind Buy - Le Roy Soleil by Salvador Dali- What to expect?

    I found this on amazon for 18$ for a 3.4oz bottle so i thought why not.

    I never smelled it, but i did like laguna. I am wondering if anyone got a chance to smell it and can tell me what it is...
  44. Re: Summer fragrance - fresh with some masculine spice?

    +1 for Tom Ford Grey Vetiver.

    Its a great summer scent imo.
    Go to sephora and get a sample first; i hated it first few times i applied it but it grew up on me.

    Its a "Dirty Clean" scent. it...
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    Re: Basenoters that Enjoy Coffee Notes.

    I didnt get a chance to check ice*men.

    in theory yeah coffee is a heavy note, but a good quality ice coffee does have a cooling aroma.
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    Re: Basenoters that Enjoy Coffee Notes.

    Is there any summer coffee scents?
  47. Re: Summer fragrance - fresh with some masculine spice?

    Cartier Roadster Sport. Not really spicy but its a nice clean elegant scent.

    If you do want spicy try and get a bottle of YSL M7 Fresh...its similar to the original M7 but a little lighter which...
  48. Thread: Nice Aquatic

    by Kbar
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    Best Aquatic out there?

    I was wondering what do you think is the best aquatic available.
    There are so many option especially now when every flanker is either sport or aquatic.

    I just want to make few exceptions here...
  49. Re: Do you gentlemen ever bother to purchase or use the aftershave, shower gel or deo stick

    I cant stand scented deodorants or bodywashes...they mess with my natural scent.
    A fragrance blends with my natural scent.

    Btw

    check out Anthony Logistics Deodorant.
    Its a great smelling...
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    Re: Post a Picture of Your Scents - Edition IV

    Here is part of it.

    This is what i have in my parents house. I have my "winter" scents at my apartment up in college.

    * i have couple more laying around..i didnt realize it when i tool the pic:...
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    Re: Today I Bought: July 2010

    they came out to be about 65~ each.

    They have a bunch of cartiers on sale right now with 35% off...very tempting
  52. Re: Do you think YSL Opium is a right choice for a signature scent?

    The way i see it, there is a slight BO note in opium. I find it to get "the edge" when used in warm weather which sets the scent into a different direction. Imo its best used in the cooler times of...
  53. Re: Is Original Vetiver by Creed is too much for a high school student, or even generally for a 16yr

    It wont be appreciated; not by you and not by your surroundings.

    At this age you are still developing your own unique style and personality. Im not saying it as a bad thing, but at this age theres...
  54. Re: Is Original Vetiver by Creed is too much for a high school student, or even generally for a 16yr

    check out Tom Ford Grey Vetiver
  55. Re: Do you think YSL Opium is a right choice for a signature scent?

    its a great scent but i wouldnt use it in warm weather or as a day wear, so imo no it wont be a good one.
    both l'homme could work tho
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    Re: Today I Bought: July 2010

    Cartier Roadster Sport


    and...........

    A*Men Pure Malt!!! i have been looking for this for a while now.
    I found this at a local Lord & Taylor store with a 15% discount.

    If anyone is...
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    Re: Today I Bought: JUNE 2010

    Cartier Roadster Sport


    and...........

    A*Men Pure Malt!!! i have been looking for this for a while now.
    I found this at a local Lord & Taylor store with a 15% discount.

    If anyone is...
  58. Re: what would be 3-4 good male fragrances for "romantic" use

    how old are you?
  59. Re: What do you consider a great "value" men's fragrance

    Moschino Uomo...18$ on amazon for a 4.2oz
  60. Thread: Biotherm Homme

    by Kbar
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    Re: Biotherm Homme

    it wasnt amazing or ground breaking, but it was very nice.
    i wish i had more money with me so i could had bought them both
  61. Thread: Biotherm Homme

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    Biotherm Homme

    Did anyone get a chance to check it out?

    I saw it this morning at the airport coming back from amsterdam.

    the british SA girl told me its a new take on aquatics in some way. It is more woody...
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    Fake Issey Miyake?

    I think i have a fake bottle of issey miyake is there any way i can tell?

    I bought it couple months ago from a store at the mall near my college.

    What made me think i bought a fake bottle is...
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    Creed Himalaya - Similar to Canali Men?

    So today at bloomingdales i got a chance to smell a bunch of creeds for the first time.

    So first thing lol i think GIT is much greener then cool water. it has a grassy/leafy and saltier drier...
  64. Re: Fresh/Aquatic - Versace Eau Fraiche, Mugler Cologne, or Givenchy Blue Label?

    check
    Laguna Homme by Salvador Dali
    212 Men
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    Re: Some Q's about Body Kouros!

    dont buy it blind. I own it and i love it but i needed an adjustment period.
    I first smelled it at some store in the mall and it was nothing like i expected.
    I didnt like it at first because its...
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    Escada Pour Homme - Underrated?

    Yesterday i picked up a 1.4oz bottle of Escada pour homme at marshalls after seeing the excellent reviews on basenotes (not a single bad 43 pos, 7 net, 0 neg)

    I remembered smelling it a while ago...
  67. Re: Do you ever feel embarrassed talking about fragrances?

    I usually dont really have conversations about it with friends, or at least when i do they arent in depth.
    The roomates i lived with this year were actually cool with it.
    One of them did have a...
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, Vol. 2

    lol either way for 9.99 i dont care who returned it.

    my only concern is that the bottle is very old...maybe an old tester or something.

    how can i tell if its old? the serial is 023B09
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    Re: Prada Infusion de Vetiver

    Its really not that bad...its just not that good.
    Its a very subtle scent. Very soapy yes, but its also not offensive and can be worn by anyone anywhere.

    Don't try it on a paper or something. Get...
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, Vol. 2

    ok id say it was a great day at the marshalls near my house.

    i got a 3.4 Burberry london unboxed seems like 98% full for 9.99
    Escada pour homme 1.4oz for 19.99.

    they had a bunch of Lanvin...
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    Re: Looking for Something Sweet and Sexy

    Lancome Miracle.
    Its somewhat similar to lancome hypnose just without that grassy note
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, Vol. 2

    i wish this was the logic behind marshalls product selection.
    The one near my house just opened and it is located in a very wealthy area, yet beside boucheron edt for 34.99 (1.7oz) its all crap.
    ...
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    Re: Ungaro III - How do you wear it?

    Do all you guys have the new or older version?
    I did get a chance today to smell what seemed as the old version; It had that red box but the bottle was the same.

    I did smell it and I think it...
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    Ungaro III - How do you wear it?

    After reading all the positive reviews for Ungaro III i went and blind bought a 3.4oz bottle for 15$

    I am not a big fan of the top notes; they do remind me some kind of insect spray as mentioned...
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    Re: Today I Bought: JUNE 2010

    Ungaro III

    Isnt what i expected it to be, but its definitely nice. More of a night fragrance as it is not very casual imo
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    Re: Making the Transition? Designer to Niche

    Thanks i will try to look into these scents.

    It isnt the money. i could afford expensive scents, but at this point i cant justify it.
    I am looking for transition scents from simple designer into...
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    Making the Transition? Designer to Niche

    After checking a bunch of different "niche" fragrances at nordstrom and bloomingdales i did like some and i can see why people would rather buy niche then designer stuff. (doesnt matter which i...
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    Re: Today I Bought: JUNE 2010

    Ungaro III
    Safari by RL

    Im not too happy with Safari...it might be a little too old for me (im 20)
    and i am not too sure how to wear it
  79. Re: D&G By Man: how is it possible that it's discontinued?

    my uncle used to stack up on it back when i was younger (think 8-10yrs ago)
    At the time i didnt appreciate this and i never understood why he had 4 unopened bottles for every open one.
    Now when i...
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    Re: Armani code eau de parfum or extreme for men...

    I feel like its the issue with most recent mainstream fragrances.
    They are made so you use more amount, which makes them run faster, and makes you run faster to get a new one.

    Mind you i am...
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    Re: Skincare for men - The best products?

    one thing that really improved my skin was switching my shaving blade to an old school merkur double edge.

    i use shaving oil by anthony logistics and shaving cream by zirh (although i am not very...
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    Poll: Re: Do you enjoy layering?

    just tried Tom ford grey vetiver with polo blue...

    not bad...makes polo blue more of a night type scent
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    Re: Similar to Platinum Egoiste?

    i dont think its low quality. its made by the same person who made polo blue and the womans burberry london (just to name a few)

    i dont find A&F similar to platinum egoiste imo
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    Similar to Platinum Egoiste?

    I really enjoy platinum egoiste but theres one note in it that creates this sour scent which i could do without.

    I was wondering if there is something similar to PE that is a little more toned...
  85. Thread: cologne Gift

    by Kbar
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    Re: cologne gift

    Canali for Men would do.
    Great fragrance
  86. Re: What are people really looking for when they buy a new fragrance?

    people buy things in order to belong. why does every high-schooler needs to wear clothes by polo/lacoste, or few years ago; A&F?
    It is because it is pushed by the mainstream, and it is set to be an...
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    Re: New Fragrance: Davidoff Champion

    bah...another sport fragrance.

    The ingredient list doesnt tell me anything but i dont think i will be surprised if it will smell like something that is out right now
  88. Re: What fragrance will gonna be always in your wardrobe ?

    I thought about it, and even my choice is no where near my favorite out of my whole collection i have to go with
    212 Men.

    Its a great all weather, all year fragrance that i have been buying over...
  89. Thread: Brit...or London?

    by Kbar
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    Re: Brit...or London?

    the new Burberry summer is actually not bad at all (same bottle as the original one)
    and will do in hot temperatures.

    London i feel wouldnt be good in hot humid weather, and if you are going to...
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    Re: Strong pefume for men

    3-4 sprays of Kouros will do.
    Azzaro PH will do.

    If u want something more "clean/fresh" 212 Men can be very strong if u spray over 3
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    Re: The future of fragrance marketing!

    i dont think it will work...

    Think about it...the computer (internet) will have to send data to a special cartridge, which i assume will contain many different scents, and some people could hack...
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    Re: The little trouble maker in your collection?

    dirty bodies in a way that a girl (18-25) will find attractive, or in a way where my roommates will tell me to take a shower?
    theres something sexy in the scent of my body mixed with my girls body...
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    Re: The little trouble maker in your collection?

    is it really masculine?
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    The little trouble maker in your collection?

    I was looking to trade couple fragrances with a buddy so i went over my collection to see which ones i could let go of. I realized i have few trouble makers in my collection that i actually like, but...
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    Re: Dior Homme Vs. Intense

    any difference in the way it smells?
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    Re: Varations of Burberry London scent?

    i saw special edition or limited edition in marshalls. it had a silver bottle and it smelled terrible imo
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    Re: Dior Homme Vs. Intense

    damn i saw it couple weeks ago at tjmaxx for 9.99...i should of bought it blind.

    what is the difference between intense and the regular? (beside EDT/EDP)
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    Re: Fresh, Light, Watery, Green, Unisex

    Clean Men smells like a really good shower, with some woodsy notes to it.

    Mugler Cologne is nice and clean. it has a more mellow soapy feel (compared to prada amber)
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    Dior Homme Vs. Intense

    Whats up.

    So i got few samples of dior homme and i am not a big fan of how feminine it smells.
    The opening is great and it has some masculine smell to it, but it gets over powered by the lipstick...
  100. Thread: Lmao

    by Kbar
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    Re: Lmao

    his best video:
    http://www.youtube.com/user/ash4245#p/u/15/QVkpzFcXf_M

    its called Sinking ship. its an animation of a sinking ship.
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