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  1. Issey Miyake Mint, D&G Pour Homme, Le Cherche Midi 30, Guerlain Homme L'Eau Boise.

    These are also for sale in my sales thread with amounts left and pictures.

    Issey Miyake Mint 3.3 oz
    D&G Pour Homme (2007 Italy version) 2.5 oz
    Le Cherche Midi 30 3.4 oz
    Guerlain Homme L'Eau...
  2. Issey Miyake Mint, D&G Pour Homme, Le Cherche Midi 30, Guerlain Homme L'Eau Boisee, others.

    Have a few up for sale. This is CONUS shipping only. Shipping is included in the prices. PM me with any questions. Thanks for looking.

    Issey Miyake Sport Mint 3.3 oz bottle 60% full. $35.

    29678...
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    Re: Issey Miyake Sport Mint Limited Editon.

    I found a 60% full bottle for a really cheap price .I was thinking about buying Givenchy Play Sport or Cartier Sport which is probably what I will swap this out for. Probably will be putting it up in...
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    Re: Body and Soul equals Bleu de Chanel ?

    The only one that I've heard that is close to BdC is Perry Ellis Pour Homme (new one).
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    Re: Help Me Out and Shut Me Up !

    Lemon by The Art of Shaving is a really good take on Acqua Di Parma Colonia.

    +1 to Solo Absoluto. It stands out from the crowd.
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    Re: Issey Miyake Sport Mint Limited Editon.

    Nothing a like. There's nothing herbal in quality about the mint note or in the fragrance.
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    Re: Issey Miyake Sport Mint Limited Editon.

    I got a full wearing in an it's nice, but like you guys said it has it's limitations. The opening is great and it's just a really crisp and refreshing blast of some type of mint. From there it just...
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    Re: Help Me Out and Shut Me Up !

    Start applying for as many credit cards as you can and max them out with expensive niche purchases. Then come back in a year and talk about how depressed you are that you spent a ton of money on an...
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    Re: Issey Miyake Sport Mint Limited Editon.

    I just looked up the notes of the original sport and this one. 6 total notes on the Sport Mint and 2 are citrus and 1 is mint. Only thing left is vetiver, geranium, and white wood. I'm not sure why...
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    Re: Infusion DHomme

    Mugler Cologne is the closest thing that comes to mind. Both of them are soapy clean with a bit of complexity.
  11. Re: Bleu de Chanel: Why so many negative reviews?

    Ain't that the truth. Wisdom and common sense seems to be thrown out the window sometimes.
  12. Re: Bleu de Chanel: Why so many negative reviews?

    Interesting comparison. It's amazing how with all the hazards of today and all the things we complain about our grandparents survived through multiple World Wars, The Great Depression, The current...
  13. Re: Laki Romeo Gigli for men - anyone try this fragrance?

    Yeah, lol...it looks like a few triple AAA's might fit in there. Romeo Gigli Man is pretty nice. Transparent floral, with a bit of spiciness to it. Uomo is awesome.
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    Issey Miyake Sport Mint Limited Editon.

    Have a bottle of this coming in the mail and was wondering if anyone has tested it lately? It still seems to be a harder fragrance to get, but I have noticed a few stores are carrying it online. From...
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    Re: Thierry Mugler A*MEN Pure Wood

    Received my wipe sample in the mail today. Couldn't pick out any notes, accord, projection, longevity, etc. Not a good way to start Mugler.
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    Re: DHI Actually Smells Surprisingly Masculine

    The dry down is pretty much unisex in my opinion. It's vanilla and cocoa with a touch of lavender. I've worn DHI a lot and never had anyone mention it smelled feminine. I won't comment on MIP.
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    Re: New Michael Kors for men.

    Yeah, they need to market these better or spruce up the image a bit. I liked the first one as it was a masculine tobacco fragrance. If it's anything like the original it should be decent enough to...
  18. Re: I've been wearing EROLFA for 2 weeks straight

    I'm on board with what you guys are saying. I only have around 30 or so bottles which lets me wear my fragrances enough for my nose and others around me to be familiar with, but not get tired of.
  19. Re: Bleu de Chanel: Why so many negative reviews?

    It's a popular fragrance so you can expect negative reviews especially on basenotes.
  20. Re: Anyone else out there thinks GIT smells like MI?

    They do go off in different directions, but in the context of this topic I think they smell much more similar than GIT and MI. Those two might be in the same community. HiM and GPHII would be next...
  21. Re: Anyone else out there thinks GIT smells like MI?

    You forgot that they also share cinnamon. Sorry, but they have more in common than a violet note and it's instantly recognizable.
  22. Re: I am smelling a huge ginger frag among the crowd. Which scent can be?

    Chrome Sport is the most ginger I've ever smelled in a fragrance. It's not the potency, but the way it smells. It's like a ginger root extract. It has an almost medicinal quality to the ginger. I'm a...
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    Re: Is M7 worth a blind buy

    Come back and give us your impressions.
  24. Re: Anyone else out there thinks GIT smells like MI?

    During the dry down I can see it with the ambergris. I think MI has the better opening and heart, but GIT has the better dry down.
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    Is M7 worth a blind buy

    It's not a good blind buy. For one it's not the most versatile fragrance. For another it has what many perceive as cherry cough syrup or robitussin accord. It is medicinal in the opening. I've also...
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    Re: Recent blind buys on their way in

    Quorum Silver is an excellent cedar and vanilla fragrance.


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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    For those that are interested I tried the Glenn Perri Unpredictable Adventure and it's also a nice alternative. It's pretty much in between Insurrection Pure and Ab Silver as far as smokiness. For...
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    Re: Thoughts on the Guerlain Homme line

    I get lime and Iso E super (sweet woody note) for a good 4 to 5 hours. I think it's pretty consistent from the opening to the dry down. The only one out of this line that I would call strong is...
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    Re: Tim McGraw Cologne Wow!!!

    Rocawear evolution is a boozy fragrance in the same vein as Pure Malt.


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    Re: Tim McGraw Cologne Wow!!!

    I was shocked the first time I smelled it. Then an hour later it was gone, but it's a good cheapie. You might also want to try Mustang for Men. It's in the black tin or the yellow bottle with the...
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    Re: Reformulated Dolce and Gabana Pour Homme

    I own the made in Italy version and enjoy it on occasion. Deceiving projection. Everytime I wear this people halfway across the room can smell it.
  32. Re: Are the "Classics" Really that Harsh or are Most Men Simply...

    I can tell that you're a people person. Good luck with your superior intellect.:cheesy:
  33. Re: My fragrances hardly ever sell on here....What am I, chopped liver ?

    It's always about the price, but some fragrances just won't sell on here and on EBay they sell like hot cakes. I think on here you have to offer up prices lower than EBay or other websites. Most of...
  34. Are the "Classics" Really that Harsh or are Most Men Simply...

    I guess by classic you mean anything produced around 1994 or before? How depressing...lol....anyways, I would say the notes and ingredients were better, but the blending is inferior to newer...
  35. Re: What is the best Designer fragrance in the last 5 years?

    I'm not sure about the 5 years, but I think these are really nice.
    Cartier Roadster
    Aqua Fahrenheit
    Bleu De Chanel
    Dior Homme Sport 2012
  36. Re: Name a scent that smells like another scent and list the two scents that smell alike or similar

    Ouch.


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    Re: Thoughts on the Guerlain Homme line

    The only one I didn't like was Intense. The original has the big mojito note, but doesn't last as long. The dry down in Intense is what ruined it. L'Eau is like the original, but more natural...
  38. Re: Does anyone here have both 24 Gold AND Halston Man Amber?

    As much as I like the smell of 24 Gold it can come off as feminine and over the top. Impossible to wear in the summer or spring due to it's nuclear projection and sweetness. Halston Amber Man is ...
  39. Re: LIDGE new bottle design or manufacturing defect?

    I wouldn't mind it either. If it's somewhere between the regular version and Extreme I might actually be able to wear it more than once a month.
  40. LE CHERCHE MIDI No. 30 worth a spot as a summer fragrance?

    I recently bought a bottle of this because I've heard it's a nice citrus summer fragrance. Are there any members out there that wear this or have it, and if so what are your thoughts about this being...
  41. Re: Need Advice : A/C went out in home. We will be without A/C for two days, will it affect my scen

    I feel for you especially in the Florida heat. Mine went out last summer and it took the company 6 days to get the parts (condenser and UV light install) and another 2 days to do the actual install....
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    Re: Bleu de Chanel Eau de Parfum - 2014

    A good example is my brother in law is a brand manager for the biggest beer distributor in the US. They own close to 60% of the beer market. They can afford to take chances because they own such a...
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    Re: Bleu de Chanel Eau de Parfum - 2014

    Well then you could say that they're all greedy then. Last time I checked many niche houses (big and small) charge 3 to 5 times or more the price of companies such ad Dior, Chanel, and others. So do...
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    Re: Best Male Sandalwood fragrance.

    I like the sandalwood in this. I like it even better in The Smell of Freedom which is an Australian sandalwood oil.
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    Re: Best Male Sandalwood fragrance.

    The Art of Shaving Sandalwood is a really nice sandalwood fragrance. I like the eucalyptus and pine in the opening.
  46. Re: Guerlain Homme L'eau Boisee - Bottle Worthy?

    I'm glad I got this one. I figured if it was anything even remotely like L'Eau I'd enjoy wearing it. I agree, this is really nice and I'm glad I jumped on it.
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    Re: Anyone try out Lomani Intense Black?

    Yeah, I ran into that same issue with Silver Essence. I really like the birch and coconut, but there's something about coconut based fragrances that don't agree with me after I wear them a bit. I'm...
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    Re: Mr. Blass - Great blind buy!

    Glad this one worked out for you Jeff. I'll have to give this one a go.
  49. Re: Guerlain L'Homme Ideal...pathetic generic trash.

    I might try it when the prices plummet. Sounds like this one sucks.
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    Bleu de Chanel Eau de Parfum - 2014

    There's not a business that operates under these principles. It's a nice fantasy, but unfortunately there's employees to pay, bills that never stop coming, and hungry mouths to feed when you get...
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    Bleu de Chanel Eau de Parfum - 2014

    Read below
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    Re: Anyone try out Lomani Intense Black?

    I traded away my bottle of Silver Essence last week. To my nose it smelled just like those root beer hard candies.
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    Re: Bleu de Chanel Eau de Parfum - 2014

    Yeah, I love petitgrain. This has such a good foundation that they could add a note or two and I'd be happy as a clam:laugh:
  54. Re: Guerlain Homme L'eau Boisee - Bottle Worthy?

    I'm testing it now and right off the bat I get the lime and vetiver. Yeah, the wood seems more like a part of the vetiver than it does as a major note. This is a well blended fragrance because...
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    Re: Bleu de Chanel Eau de Parfum - 2014

    Completely agree with what your saying Chuck. BdC is an extremely well done go to safe fragrance that's about as versatile and wearable as you can get. With that said, I hope this new parfum version...
  56. Re: Guerlain Homme L'eau Boisee - Bottle Worthy?

    Finally pulled the trigger and bought a bottle. First impressions are that it's similar to L'eau, but I think Boisee is the better of the two. I didn't care for the rum note and it's not in this one...
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    Re: Anyone try out Lomani Intense Black?

    I just got back in town and this was sitting in my mailbox. Opened it up sprayed it once and immediately got the Royal Oud comparison. I would say this is actually better because I like the sweeter...
  58. Re: Understanding Gucci's Envy for Men and GPH1

    I personally think Gucci Pour Homme I is nice, but over time I have grown to like similar fragrances better. One of those is Dsquared Potion. I've gone the same route with Envy as I like Carven Pour...
  59. Re: Why do so many men not like Chanel's Blue de Chanel?

    On here or in the real world? On here it's considered a generic fragrance with some thinking it's too chemical smelling. In the real world (and the one that matters), it sells extremely well and is...
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    Re: Do Women Really Like Your Colognes???

    "They've done studies. 60% of the time, it works every time." - Brian Fantana


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  61. Re: Thoughts On Jo Malone Fragrances? Too expensive for what they are?

    They're not concentrated enough for me. I'm not sure if they're EdT's ,but if they are they're weaker than most EdC's I've come across. If these were $40 I think they would be a decent buy, but at 3...
  62. Thread: Gym scent

    by silentrich
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    Re: Gym scent

    Go with a body spray. They're easy to pack in a bag, easy to apply, and won't choke anyone out including yourself. First and foremost look at the situation and use common sense.
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    Re: Looking for fresh summer orange scent

    Orange Sanguine smells like peeling an orange or tangelo with just a tad of amber in it.
  64. Poll: Re: Boozy citrus poll. Frapin L'Humaniste verus Olfactive Studio Still Life

    L'Humaniste is nice, but the projection and longevity is that of an EdC on my skin. Still Life solves these two problems with L'Humaniste, but I don't find it similar to L'Humaniste. I'd buy a bottle...
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    Re: Comparing DHS 2008 to...?

    You could try Azzaro Chrome Sport which also has a lot of ginger and lemon. It's very inexpensive and will probably be something you'll enjoy.
  66. Re: Best individual compliment you ever got on a cologne?

    :beer: and a truly excellent post.
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    Re: Anyone try out Lomani Intense Black?

    Bought one today after reading all the positive reviews. If Lomani keeps this up with the Creed clones it's going to make a lot of people happy this year.
  68. Re: Dior Homme Cologne '13 Appreciation Thread

    I agree. Plus it's an EdT not an EdC and comes in the bigger 4.2 oz bottle which is always a plus.
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    Bod Most Wanted = Fierce

    Designer Imposters makes one called Raw Power which is also identical to fierce. The problem isn't the fact they smell like said fragrance, but they all smell like cheap versions of said fragrance....
  70. Re: Dior Homme Cologne '13 Appreciation Thread

    It's a one trick pony, but that's what was intended. Just a great get up and go fragrance.


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    Re: Keep the LOVES, ditch the LIKES?

    Sure why not. Sell the FB you don't love and get in on some splits.


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    Awful service from Manhattan Perfumes.

    They sent out the wrong fragrance and they won't return emails, phone calls, or finally respond to PayPal disputes. Luckily I didn't buy anything expensive, but the customer service is non-existent....
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    Re: what's your refresher of choice?

    +1 orange sanguine.

    Cool water frozen

    Lacoste Booster


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    Re: Acqua di Gio - Old and New

    The newer versions are decent. I don't get the same longevity and projection as the original. Smell wise it's pretty close, but the original was a bit heavier in the base.


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    Re: A Men Pure Havane - Blind buy?

    I doubt you'll be impressed by the fragrances you listed. I'd skip it and get a sample of By Killian Back to Black.
  76. Re: Dolce & Gabbana - Anthology Series.....your views ?

    I tried a few of them and thought they were awful. I'd save your money and avoid these.
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    Re: Citric scents for night

    Yeah, it sounds like your looking for something from the Xerjoff line. I don't know if it's made for a multi millionaire, but it's pretty damn expensive for a citrus.
  78. Re: Been searching now for 6 years and still haven't found it

    It could be anything, but my guesses would be either VC & A Tsar or Givenchy Gentleman. Egoiste might also be a candidate.
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    Re: The best summer scent in my opinion

    Sung Homme is soap lovers dream. I like it, but only in very small doses. Good cheapie.
  80. Re: Guerlain Homme L'eau Boisee - Bottle Worthy?

    There's something in L'eau that got on my nerves and I believe it was the rum note combined with the vetiver. It was almost like it sucked all the juicyness out of the citrus and made it bone dry. If...
  81. Re: Guerlain Homme L'eau Boisee - Bottle Worthy?

    How close is this to L'Eau? I really liked how the citrus smelled in that. I don't know how natural it smelled, but it had a watery type effect that I really liked. Also, are the dry downs the same?
  82. Thread: DHC vs DHS?

    by silentrich
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    Poll: Re: DHC vs DHS?

    Well Dior Homme Cologne 2013 has a citrus note similar to 2008, but it's amped up and the white musk replaces the ginger base. Dior Homme Cologne 2013 smells just like limoncello. There's a little...
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    Re: Is Creed Royal Water underrated?

    It's a decent fragrance, but I think there's a lot of other Creeds I'd like to wear instead.
  84. Thread: DHC vs DHS?

    by silentrich
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    Poll: Re: DHC vs DHS?

    In my opinion Dior Homme Cologne 2013 is a better version of the original DHS. DHS 2012 is more like Dior Homme combined with Dior Homme Cologne. These are pretty similar to one another, but it's...
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    Re: Anyone try out Lomani Intense Black?

    You guys should try Quorum Silver which is a cedar bomb that has a vanilla base. It's a fresher version of Royal Oud and it lasts and projects quite well. I would have never tried it based on the...
  86. Re: Does skin chemistry really make that big of a difference?

    Your probably right since most of the money is going towards the marketing. I still think that some fragrance companies do their homework and are true to what they market, but that's neither here nor...
  87. Re: Does skin chemistry really make that big of a difference?

    Well you can't have it both ways. If you admit that men and women have different body chemistry's then you also have to admit that fragrances can be created chemically different to work better on one...
  88. Re: Does skin chemistry really make that big of a difference?

    Either one of course, but the facts are there to support it. Not saying that you can't choose to wear either one. Same reason I don't choose to wear my wife's deodorant.
  89. Re: Does skin chemistry really make that big of a difference?

    Just look at the differences in women vs men when it comes to body chemistry. There's a reason they're labeled according to gender.


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    Re: Bleu de Chanel Eau de Parfum - 2014

    And if you listed the fragrances you love many members on here could pick that list apart. The days of Egoiste are long gone. As much as I love it it's not a modern smelling fragrance. I'm more of a...
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    Re: Your holy grail of designer scents.

    Zino Davidoff
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    Re: Question about Envy for Men.

    Imagine Zino Davidoff without patchouli and vanilla and replace it with ginger and amber. The ginger gives it more of a spicy crispness, but it's not fresh.


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  93. Re: Al from Street Scents is wrong about rubbing it in

    Broscience is alive and well on basenotes.


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  94. Re: Has anyone tried Armani Code Sport Athlete?

    I'd like to try this, but there's no way I'm paying $100 for a flanker of a flanker that's hard to find, comes in a pretty small bottle, and is a sports fragrance to boot. I can get Code Sport for...
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    Re: GIT tester from Lilydirect question -

    Yeah, it can't hurt. I lucked out the last time I ordered from them and got a vintage DHI. Needless to say I didn't complain about old stock. Lol. Enjoy the GIT either way. Great fragrance.


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    GIT tester from Lilydirect question -

    I wouldn't sweat over the fact it's 4 years old, but you have a valid point that the seller should address and rectify your complaint if you're not happy. I've bought several bottles from Lilydirect...
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    Re: GIT tester from Lilydirect question -

    I've never smelled a 2010 batch, but I've never smelled a bad batch of GIT. If you don't like it you can always email them and request a bottle swap for a newer batch. Unless that's all they have for...
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    Re: Bleu de Chanel

    I think I'm going to make some bumper stickers and sell them to other members. For those that love it "Bleu de Chanel'd and you can suck it." and for those that hate it "Bleu de Chanel....shit...
  99. Re: My bottle of Insurrection Pure came in today, and it is like comparing cool water to GIT

    It's a nice sweet fruity and clean fragrance. I don't think it smells very much like Aventus because there's none of the smokiness that defines Aventus. For the price though the overall package is...
  100. Re: Al from Street Scents is wrong about rubbing it in

    Probably does make it less potent. Putting on a spray and just letting it set there it'll evaporate. The rubbing will obviously spread out the amount and also your skin will suck it up the more you...
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