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  1. Re: Article: EU to force change of formula for perfume classics

    Hey, Illyria. There are actually some people who are allergic to the smell of certain perfume ingredients as well, but I still don't think it's enough to justify a ban on ingredients. The world has...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    Hey, Man. When I started this thread, I was new to Creed fragrances and I didn't know anything about the bath variations. The first batch I had did smell like Bvlgari Pour Homme Extreme, but when I...
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    Re: Aventus batch numbers

    Hey, Man. I know what you're talking about. The first sample of Aventus I had was from a 2010 batch. It was extremely smoky. It literally smelled like a bonfire with some pineapple hiding in the...
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    Re: Thierry Mugler Les Parfums de Cuir (2012)

    My bottle just arrived. I just sprayed one spray on each forearm. This really doesn't remind me of the original Angel Men at all. This reminds me of an AGED leather (a leather I've smelled before...
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    Re: Thierry Mugler Les Parfums de Cuir (2012)

    The samples I chose were Angel Men Sunessence Summer Storm, Mirror Of Secrets, and Mirror Of Desires. This will be my first time trying all of them out.
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    Re: Thierry Mugler Les Parfums de Cuir (2012)

    I bought my bottle!
  7. Re: Dior Homme Intense back in stock at fragrance net for a limited time

    From what I understand, all of the bottles from the previous batch they had were all reformulated. There were no vintage, so I doubt there will be any vintage in this current batch they have.
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    Re: Thierry Mugler Les Parfums de Cuir (2012)

    I guess Pure Havane is just as mysterious as Aventus. When I wear Pure Havane, I feel like I'm hovering over a bowl of Cherry-Vanilla Ice Cream drenched in Honey. I let a couple of my family...
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    Re: Mugler to bring A*Men Pure Leather!!!

    I just received that e-mail too! That's definitely going to be a blind-buy for me! I don't care what people think. I love leather and I love the original Angel Men.
  10. Re: I Bought A Real, NOT FAKE, Creed Virgin Island Water!

    Well... I'm usually a very lenient customer on eBay. I've never given a seller on there negative feedback, and I've bought things dozens of times. My biggest problem with what happened in this...
  11. Re: I Bought A Real, NOT FAKE, Creed Virgin Island Water!

    I didn't know basenotes had a discount on Fragrancex. I was aware of other stores selling it for a lower price. The reason I bought it from this seller is because I wanted to get it from a...
  12. Re: I Bought A Real, NOT FAKE, Creed Virgin Island Water!

    Yes. I did return the first one because it was way weaker than the 4 or 5 other batches I tried before. I thought the batch issue was only with Aventus. It's not the first authentic cologne I've...
  13. Re: I Bought A Real, NOT FAKE, Creed Virgin Island Water!

    You're right. Fragrancenet does have it a little cheaper after the discount. The only reason I didn't buy it from them is because their shipping time is very slow. Also, they used UPS when they...
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    Re: Website ADMITS Selling Couterfiets!

    Personally, I don't have a problem with them selling knock-offs. My biggest problem with them is that they're illegally using the names of names-brands and using their pictures. For example... If...
  15. Re: Have you ever felt self-conscious wearing a fragrance? (my experience)

    I did that with Joop a couple of years ago. It was embarrassing. I worked in a pharmacy at the time. I had a 1-ounce bottle of Joop. Before work, I decided to use two sprays. I sprayed one on my...
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    Re: Creed & Tom Ford SA = clueless

    If you go to a car dealership, you expect the salesman to know about the cars they're selling. You also expect them to know about the differences between the current models and previous models. The...
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    Re: Website ADMITS Selling Couterfiets!

    As I promised... I contacted Chanel and informed them about this website selling knock-offs of their fragrances. I quickly received a response from Chanel. This is what they said:

    "Thank you...
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    Re: Website ADMITS Selling Couterfiets!

    Wow! I really didn't know that. Thanks for pointing that out, Quislor :smiley:

    - - - Updated - - -

    I just reported them to Chanel. I'll let Chanel handle this because I'm sure they won't...
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    Website ADMITS Selling Couterfiets!

    I'm just posting this to warn people about them.

    There's a company named Beauty & Parfums. Their website is http://www.beauty-parfum.com/.

    They sell a bunch of name-brand fragrances, but if...
  20. Re: Wanted Spicy, Dirty, NO sweetness, at $100 or less. Suggestions please.

    You should try Angel Men The Taste Of Fragrance ("Pure Chili").
    I actually HATE that fragrance, but I think it's as spicy as any fragrance can get. It seriously smells like chili powder, and it...
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    Re: male frags that can be unisex

    Oh!!! Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche!
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    Re: TODAY I BOUGHT - July 2012

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    I bought this a couple of days ago. It should arrive at the end of this week, but I want it NOW! I normally don't like lemon fragrances, but I tested this one about 2 years ago, and it's...
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    Re: Revisiting Tabarome Millesime

    I tried it once. It smelled very vomitrocious to me. I'm so glad I didn't blind-buy that one. That was about 4 months ago.

    I haven't tried any of the older bottles, but if they smell anything...
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday, July 22th, 2012

    Pure Malt
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    Re: New Fragrance: Rocks by Original Penguin

    I really love this fragrance, although I won't buy it because it doesn't match my personality. I did ignore it the first few times I saw it because I really don't like the presentation. I finally...
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    Re: St. Louis, MO

    I know this is an old post, but I do agree with the original poster. I went to Neiman Marcus for the first time a few months ago. The saleswomen wouldn't even help me! They basically just pointed...
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    Re: Which scents smell like no other?

    Womanity is one of my favorite fragrances to smell on a woman. That stuff is SEXY!!! MMM!!!
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    Re: male frags that can be unisex

    Hey! A lot of stores do that with Lolita Lempicka Au Masculin too! By the way, Au Masculin is another men's fragrance that would smell great on a woman. I can't believe I didn't mention this one...
  29. Re: Anyone else go from liking Pure Malt to not caring about it enough to buy a bottle?

    I think there are two main reasons why the hype isn't there anymore.

    #1. Pure Havane was released.

    #2. People found out about Creed Aventus and the magical hypnotic powers that it has over...
  30. Re: Swap: Looking for Pure Havane for Pure Malt

    If you're in the United States, you can buy a new bottle of Pure Malt directly from the Mugler Store website for $88. Free shipping with no taxes.
  31. I Bought A Real, NOT FAKE, Creed Virgin Island Water!

    A few days ago, I saw a listing on eBay that had new bottles of Creed Virgin Island Water for $137 with free shipping. I thought it was too good to be true, but I decided to take a chance. I bought...
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    Re: male frags that can be unisex

    Hey! There's a cologne named Givenchy Pi. That cologne smells like straight VANILLA!!! Really. It's so feminine to me. It smells great, but I think I'd be too embarrassed to wear something like...
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    Re: Secretions Magnifique vs Womanity

    To my nose, they don't smell similar at all. I think they would both smell very attractive on a female, though. I personally like Womanity better than I like Secretions Magnifiques. I think the...
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    Re: More Aventus Longevity deception!

    Hey, Stanmar. The projection of Aventus is better than the projection of Angel Men. I was with my father one day and I could smell the Aventus on him from like 3 feet away. I asked him if he could...
  35. Re: Beware of A*Men the Taste of Fragrance from BeautyEncounter

    That same thing happened to me when I bought a 3.4 ounce bottle of the regular Angel Men from a seller on Amazon named Stores123. I put a negative rating on their store, then the negative rating...
  36. Re: Lucky find no.2 : Fahrenheit silver bottle!!

    It looks so similar to the Kenzo Power bottle.
  37. Re: Dior Homme Intense back in stock at fragrance net for a limited time

    Okay. I just received my bottle of Dior Homme Intense from FragranceNET in the mail. The four-digit code on my bottle and box is "1U01", meaning that is was manufactured in July 2011.

    I did a...
  38. Re: What do you do with all your free Exceptional because you are for Men samples from Fragrancenet?

    I'm going to sell my sample of Exceptional Because You Are For Men on eBay for $20 plus shipping and handling!

    Seriously... Yall should really look at the reviews under that cologne on...
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    Re: Nautica Voyage hype

    I smelled Nautica Voyage for the first time a couple of days ago at Walgreens. Before that, I had never even heard of it. I did not spray it on my skin. I only sprayed it on one of the scent...
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    Re: A*Men - No Middle Ground - Yes or No

    THUMBS UP... Even though girls hate how it smells on me :(
  41. Re: Dior Homme Intense back in stock at fragrance net for a limited time

    Hey! I also just purchased a 3.4oz Dior Homme Intense from FragranceNET. WOW! I didn't realize they had just got a shipment in. This is my first time buying a full bottle of this, and this is...
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    Re: Diptyque Philosykos For World Peace!!!

    The projection is amazing for the first 4 hours. People will definitely notice it. After that, it gets kind of close to the skin, and only the people that are near you will notice it.

    The...
  43. Molecule 01 Is Similar To Millesime Imperial?

    I just got my first 3.5 ounce bottle of Molecule 01 yesterday. I only paid $59 for it (including shipping)!!!

    Anyway... I've worn it a couple of times, and it really reminds me of Creed...
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    Re: AVENTUS by Creed

    Hey, Stoavio. I wear 5 sprays, and no one has ever complained about it being "too much". One on each wrist, one on the front of the neck, one on my chest, and one on my back. If I have to wear a...
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    I actually smelled this one a couple of days ago....

    I actually smelled this one a couple of days ago. It actually smells really good, but it smells like so many other colognes out there that can be found in department stores. There is nothing that...
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    Re: Blind-Buying Ava Luxe Figue de Sucre

    Well... The Ava Luxe Figue De Sucre came in today. I am disappointed. It smells AMAZING, but it's 100% feminine! Since I really don't know any females who wear fragrances, I'll just use this one...
  47. Re: Blgari pour homme soir, good alternative to SMW....right?

    I personally like Bvlgari Pour Homme Soir WAY better than I like Creed Silver Mountain Water. I've been wearing Soir for years! I tried Silver Mountain Water, and I decided that it is not something...
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    Blind-Buying Ava Luxe Figue de Sucre

    After falling in love with Diptyque Philosykos, I've decided to try a few more fig scents (Figue de Sucre being one of them). I searched all over there place about information and reviews of this...
  49. Re: COCONUT - what are your favorite coconut scents for men

    Ava Luxe has a perfume named Black Coconut. I've never tried it though, so I'm not sure if it's feminine, masculine, or unisex.
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    Re: Diptyque Philosykos For World Peace!!!

    I understand what you mean, Man. I wasn't a big fan of the top notes at first, but now I've gotten used to it. What initially made me fall in love with Philosykos is the sweet/creamy smell that it...
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    Re: Diptyque Philosykos For World Peace!!!

    Hey, everybody!
    I just found a really good deal on eBay.
    Some guy (or girl) was selling a 99% full 100mL bottle of Diptyque Philosykos with a brand new (unopened) bottle of the Philosykos Perfume...
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    Re: Diptyque Philosykos For World Peace!!!

    Haha! I know! She should include a picture of herself with every bottle of cologne/perfume that was created by her!
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    Re: Diptyque Philosykos For World Peace!!!

    A lot of people in the Middle East do like the smell of roses. Maybe if we threw a rose note in there it would have a stronger effect:)

    P.S. I personally don't like the smell of roses.
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    Diptyque Philosykos For World Peace!!!

    About a two weeks ago, out of curiosity, I purchased a small 2.5 mL decant of Diptyque Philosykos from The Posh Peasant. I decided that I would let my father try it out because he's also a fragrance...
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    Re: jubilation xxv

    I totally agree with "mspa". I really wanted to blind-buy Amouage XXV due to the nice list of notes. I decided to buy a sample first, and I'm glad I did! Amouage is definitely not worth $300. I...
  56. Re: Axe Dark Temptation: omg, they've copied.....

    I know this is an extra-old thread, and that everyone will hate me for opening this back up, but I just wanted to say that the Axe Dark Temptation reminds me exactly of Calvin Klein Euphoria Intense...
  57. Re: If you had to pick one for the rest of your life, which would it be?

    I would pick #4. I've never tried choices #1 and #2. I absolutely hate choice #3. Choice #5 is good, but it irritates me after a while.
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    Poll: Re: Thierry Mugler fragrances

    I wore Pure Havane for about 6 months, and I received no compliments whatsoever, even though I love Pure Havane.
    I let my father borrow my Pure Havane a couple of days ago, and he got compliments on...
  59. I agree with kalli. Le Male smells horrible to...

    I agree with kalli. Le Male smells horrible to me. I actually gave my bottle away. That's how much I hated it.
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    I'm aroused if a woman walks by me and she's wearing Bvlgari Pour Femme. I think that stuff is sexy, regardless of the wearer.
    I also think that most other men would be aroused by it too, but it's...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    Okay... It happened again, guys.

    I decided to buy a large decant of Aventus a couple of days ago for a follow-up evaluation.
    The first sample that I bought (the one the lunch ladies loved) was...
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    Pure Stench
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    Re: Pure Malt Release?

    Wow! I wish I had some coming in the mail tomorrow also. You're lucky!
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    Re: Pure Malt Release?

    I bought a bottle of Angel Men Taste Of Fragrance a couple of months ago. It smelled so bad that I returned it only after 2 days. My favorites from Thierry Mugler are Pure Havane and Pure Malt. ...
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    Re: Just received Creed Millesime Imperial

    I just got my first bottle of Millesime Imperial. I'm very impressed.
    It literally reminds me of the times I visited the beautiful country of Turkey.
    Both times, I lived in the city of Mersin and...
  66. I THINK I Just Found Some Angel Men Pure Coffee For Sale

    I'm not 100% sure because the entire website is in Russian, and I can't understand a thing on there:(

    I guess it doesn't really matter anyway because I don't have money to purchase anything right...
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    Re: Finally "getting" Creed Millesime Imperial

    Thank you SO MUCH for posting about this store. I just bought some vials from other sources and payed a LOT more than $2.50.
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    Haha! Smooth move! Now you won't have to worry about anyone else in your office smelling like you;)

    The lunch ladies situation shocked me as well. They never complimented any of my other...
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    Re: More Aventus Longevity deception!

    Haha! Thanks for sharing that video:) Now I'll have to buy some Aventus to carry around with me. That way if I'm having a bad day at work, I'll put about 7 sprays on so I'll be able to leave...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    Yeah, Man. I'm the same guy. Thanks:)
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    I didn't really have high or low expectations with Aventus. I just had a high curiosity, especially since I'd never smelled a cologne that consisted of a pineapple note. Also, my favorite cologne...
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    Re: More Aventus Longevity deception!

    I agree with you. That happened to me a few weeks ago.
    I had worn some Bvlgari Aqva Marine Toniq to college.
    I was in my biology class two hours after application, and one of my female classmates...
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    Re: creed aventus plus compliments??

    Haha! They probably noticed the pineapple:)
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    I tried the search, but I couldn't seem to get it to work. I'll believe you about the stories that were written by other guys being "devoured" while wearing the Bvlgari Pour Homme Extreme.

    By The...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    Alright, everybody. THE TEST RESULTS ARE IN!!!
    Unfortunately, two of the lunch ladies were on break, so I was only able to catch the other two.

    I gave them both a "blind test". I sprayed...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    I'm sorry. I should have been specific. I'm in college. I'm 29 years old, but all of the people at my college think I'm 19 for some strange reason. Yeah... I started college WAY LATE!!!

    By...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    You misunderstood me.

    I didn't sample the Bvlgari Pour Homme Extreme. Unfortunately, blind-bought a 1 ounce bottle 6 months ago. Bvlgari is my favorite house, and I own 7 of their fragrances. ...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    YALL WILL NOT BELIEVE WHAT HAPPENED TO ME AT SCHOOL TODAY!!!

    So... I decided to wear the Creed Aventus to school. As soon as I got there, I went to the lunch counter to buy some tea, as usual. ...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    I agree with you. A lot of people love One Million, but I think it's disgusting as well. To make it even worse, women actually love how One Million smells on me. I wish I could like it too, but it...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    Haha! I didn't get the Irish Spring vibe out of mine. It smells very smoky to me. It's like when people have bonfires in their back yards; that type of smoke.
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    Wow! Thanks for the help, guys:) I'll also try out that Milliseme Imperial and Legend Mont Blanc.
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    OH!!! Virgin Island Water! That will be the next Creed I try then. Thanks!
    I'm guess the fruity type I'm looking for is melon. It's hard to try different colognes in my area because the shops...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    I'm looking for a fruity fragrance. That's why I bought the Creed Aventus. The pineapple note is what caught my attention. I have tried another Creed, but I forgot the name of it. It had a strong...
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    Re: Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    Yeah. I have the Pour Homme Extreme on my right hand and the Aventus on my left hand.
    I do get a faint smell of the pineapple in Creed for the first 5 seconds, but after that, it's straight Pour...
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    Creed Aventus Is A Waste Of Money

    I've been interested in the Creed house for a long time.
    I haven't been able to buy any because of the prices.
    I had read/watched many reviews, and decided to try Aventus as my first Creed...
  86. Re: People with older Bulgari Black bottles: need your help.

    Hey, Man. Try something called FraGo Atomizer. I'm having the exact same problem with my Bvlgari Black. I'm so happy that they phased put that sprayer design. Check out the FraGo Atomizer on...
  87. Re: New Fragrance by Mugler, A*Men Taste of Fragrance

    Oh Yes. I tried it on paper at first and then on my skin. I bought it thinking that the pepper would eventually die down. I wore it for a couple of days, but that chili pepper was so strong that I...
  88. Re: New Fragrance by Mugler, A*Men Taste of Fragrance

    I actually bought the Angel Men Tate Of Fragrance (which I will dub "Pure Chili") from Nordstrom 4 days ago.
    I tested it before I bought it. After 2 days of wearing it, I decided to return it to...
  89. Re: Bulgari Pour Homme, Extreme, and Soir: Which one do you like most?

    After looking at different reviews from different sites and forums, I realize that colognes smell different on different people.
    I own Pour Homme, Pour Homme Extreme, and Pour Homme Soir.
    I'll give...
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