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  1. Re: BBC Horizon's "A Code In The Nose" FINALLY!! On YouTube

    This is awesome. Thank you so much.
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    Re: Any good anti aging face cream

    Lancome Visionaire. Google it. Smells like SMW, sorta.

    Olay Regenerist Daily Regenerating Serum, Fragrance Free
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    Re: What kind of razor do you use??

    Schick ST2 Slim Twin Disposable Razor. Works great and cheap, especially if you do the denim razor extender treatment
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    Re: New to boards and need help!

    Try Fahrenheit, Rive Gauche, London
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    Re: This ever happen to you guys..

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VO6XEQIsCoM
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    The 30 Day List and Scent Shopping

    A modification from Leo Babauta, the author of "The Power of Less". He's got a great blog at http://zenhabits.net/archives/


    1) Create a 30 Day List -> a Sheet of Paper where you add today's...
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    Re: Favorite Sephora Scent

    Farenheit
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    Re: Want your input on Geir by Geir Ness!

    Pepto Bismol meets Tic Tacs meets the inside of a Good n Plenty box. It's just too sweet of a concoction, IMHO.
  9. Re: Looking for a long-lasting and natural smelling deodorant

    Lavalin - Odor Free Up to 7 Days, and It's Natural - http://www.lavilin.com/
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    Re: going to a career fair.. Frag or no frag?

    Why risk it? Wear it after you get the job.
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    Re: Nasomatto Silver Musk

    It's very good if you like soapy clean, yet there's an ashtray note to it that dirties it all up as well. Long lasting - even though you only get 30ml you only need 2 sprays.
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    Re: What do you wear to the office?

    Gendarme - the safest office scent evah.
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    Re: High School guy looking to expand horizons.

    It's a woody musky smell.
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    Re: Why do I never get any compliments?

    Put a "How Am I Smelling? Call 1-800-" bumper sticker on your back.
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    Re: Windsor "II" Revisited

    Dullah should be able to verify.
  16. Thread: Perfume Storage

    by adonis
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    Re: Guide to storage?

    I was at a perfumer's store and he had a basket of clear bottled perfumes (that were for sale) just basking in the afternoon sun :(
  17. Thread: Barbershop vibe

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    Re: Barbershop vibe

    Seek it out!
  18. Thread: Barbershop vibe

    by adonis
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    Re: Barbershop vibe

    Rive Gauche fits the bill exceedingly well and it'll probably be the least expensive of them.
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    Re: Replacement for Bed Head Rubber Rage?

    Hard to say. Try Jonathan Antin Dirt. If you get it at Sephora you can always return it if it doesn't work for you.
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    Re: Why do you love/hate Joop Homme?

    I think it's too strong and synthetic. I sprayed it on at the Ulta store one day and spent the next three hours in misery because I had to complete some chores while I was out and couldn't get home...
  21. Re: Where does this hobby end? Need words from the wise

    I test and sample far, far more than I own. Having a small staple of frags which I enjoy a lot and wear frequently is my MO in this hobby.
  22. Re: Kindly requesting any feedback/info on the cosmetics brand Imperial Leather by Cussons

    I'll have to look around for these accouterments, the soap is easily found, the other products are going to be a bit more work :)
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    Re: American Psycho Skin care regimen

    I think the movie is a hilarious horror flick. The rampant narcissism and materialistic nature of the characters really makes the flick a hoot.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tm4zUH-Xv_o
  24. Re: Ack! Can't stand husband's Irish Spring! Help me find a solution?

    Dr Bronner's Peppermint Soap Bar is good smelling, relatively cheap and easy to find.

    Get him an exfoliating Japanese wash cloth (get one for yourself as well). It'll be the best $4 you've spent...
  25. Re: Fahrenheit - Pull me back or push me over the edge

    Look at the bottle she's holding http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LvtETBVKCVM
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    Re: Frags and the Season

    No, because everyone has different tastes and thresholds when it comes to this. Personally, I wouldn't wear Geir or Creed BdP during the summer.
  27. Re: Le Labo City Exclusives: Any must try (at $10 per 1.5 mls)?

    I was anosmic to the Musc 25, so I couldn't smell a thing.
  28. Re: Date in a few hours, having second thoughts on fragrance choice

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ktunz4gpQcM
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    Re: looking for a light fresh scent that will last

    Must have been a fake. Issey is monster strong.
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    Re: Need a new scent for the new me.

    Change your soaps, detergents, dryer sheets as well. All of those things will remind you of your old self.
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    Re: Downy "Unstopables" In-Wash Scent Booster

    Tried my sample - a little goes a long way. I decided to only "boost" my towels in case I wasn't crazy about the scent. They now smell very stereotypically fresh - like the smell of a body wash...
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    Re: Scents for a possible library job?

    Four years after the OP started the thread, I hope he's chosen his frags by now.
  33. Thread: original santal

    by adonis
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    Re: original santal

    Strong, long lasting, sweet cinnamon sandalwood.

    [At the Club 2:00AM]

    Her: "Oi, what's that cologne?"

    (ooosh ooosh ooosh ooosh ooosh music plays so loud that conversations are difficult to...
  34. Re: Most similar/clone of abercrombie and fitch fierce?

    There's an Abercrombie store in London

    7 Burlington Gardens
    London, GB W1S 3ES

    Toll Free 08444125750
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    Re: Downy "Unstopables" In-Wash Scent Booster

    Sure, if you're using unscented detergent :)
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    Re: Laundry Musks...

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/284712-Downy-quot-Unstopables-quot-In-Wash-Scent-Booster
  37. Re: Can you get the a new car smell scent or something close to it.

    http://www.uhaul.com/CarpetCleaners/

    http://rent.rugdoctor.com/map/map.html

    Get it with the hand wand.

    Make sure you take some pictures of the brown water and post them here.
  38. Re: Can you get the a new car smell scent or something close to it.

    Either the Upholstery or Fabric protector products will work. Don't forget the steam cleaning before Scotchgarding, otherwise you'll just be sealing in the dirt and body grime.
    ...
  39. Re: Can you get the a new car smell scent or something close to it.

    Get the inside steam cleaned, or you can do it yourself if you rent the equipment. Make sure you dry out your car thoroughly afterward. Lightly spray the seats with Scotchgard after it has dried. ...
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    Downy "Unstopables" In-Wash Scent Booster

    New product, supposed to make your clothes smell fresh through the next wash. They recommend it for towels and gym clothes. I've got a sample of the fresh scented one that I'll test out the next...
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    Re: Rochas Man: How to apply tips?

    Spray it in the opposite direction of you physical body, then walk backwards.
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    Re: I am besotted with myself ... and in fear

    I'm guessing you're in LA? Check out the Scent Bar on Beverly.
  43. Re: Fragrances that are under $100 that can be mistaken for a niche fragrance

    How popular is it in the UK?
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    Re: Ajaccio Violets (1995) by Geo F Trumper

    It's violet - more like a Demeter fragrance than Trumper. It smells like those retro violet candies and gum you see on occasion in stores. Fades fast.
  45. Re: I know it's been done before. But what is the best 'semen' scent out there?

    Eau du Splooge

    The British Are Coming Pour Homme
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    Re: More seductive: Musc Ravageur or Aventus?

    Cracked Website:

    In a recent study conducted by the University of Liverpool, they had some guys spray themselves with Lynx (the English version of Axe Body Spray). Then they had women rate the...
  47. Re: After a lot of tough decisions, i have finally packed what i will bring to college

    UCSB! Probably the most beautiful city in southern CA. If I can give you some unsolicited advice - you have to study. And it's doubly hard to do so because of the incredible location - sunny and...
  48. Re: Looking for recommendations for a clean, cold weather scent

    Grey Vetiver

    Geir
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    Re: Most liked fragrances by younger girls?

    Fierce, as long as you don't have an Abercrombie store in your town. No need to buy anything other than the smallest sized bottle, 1-2 sprays is enough for a full day of wearing.
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    Re: Where Should I Buy My First Creed(s)?

    Just buy 1oz bottles from Neiman's. By the time you're done with the 10z bottles you'll want to move on to other scents anyway.
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    Re: Fragrances that smell like fabric softener

    http://www.saveonscents.com/product_info.php/cPath/291_337/products_id/2083

    http://www.saveonscents.com/product_info.php/cPath/291_298_372/products_id/202705
    ...
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    Poll: Re: How popular is Creed SMW?

    I have smelled it a few times while out and about
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    Re: Clean, fresh AND sweet ?

    Geir
  54. Re: "6 ways Your Sense of Smell Is Secretly Controlling your mind" Cracked Article

    In a recent study conducted by the University of Liverpool, they had some guys spray themselves with Lynx (the English version of Axe Body Spray). Then they had women rate the men's attractiveness...
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    Re: Shampoo and 'cones'

    No silicone hair products by Living Proof. Great stuff, a tad $ http://www.livingproof.com/no-frizz/how-to-use
  56. Re: How many fragrances do you really need in an ideal fragrance wardrobe?

    12 - Marcell Marceau told me.
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    Re: Face Exercises - They Really Work!

    That is so terrific! I'm absolutely elated that it benefited you. Of course, it's Jack's doing :)
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    Re: Japanese Wash Cloth for Showering - Nice

    BTW, there are many varieties of size and coarseness of these wash cloths. If you get a coarser one to begin with, you'll possibly have to build up to it. Pressing too hard the first few times...
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    Re: If I like Agua Lavanda?

    Try the new L'Occitane "Lavende". http://usa.loccitane.com/FO/lavender-eau-de-cologne.htm
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    Re: What is your favorite Creed Soap?

    Both good, the Salux is scratchy, the blue one is very scratchy.
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    Re: Some light fragance?

    Geo F Trumper Portugal

    Gendarme
  62. Thread: L'Ombre Fauve.

    by adonis
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    Re: L'Ombre Fauve.

    It's a pretty easy wear - amber meets self grooming kitty cat. I like it, not enough to buy it, but I enjoy applying the sample from time to time. Definitely a masterfully created fragrance.
  63. Re: If you could give one piece of advice to a new fragrance collector, what would it be?

    Take your time and test a fragrance out at least 3 times before considering buying it.
  64. Re: Fake fake fake.....fake fake fake..... Fake from ebay (Disco Version-Creed SMW)

    You're fine, you just learned a lesson the hard way. But hey, it was an invaluable lesson. Now you know what not to do, and that in itself is worth the price.
  65. Re: Scent memory - What fragrance will you have forever?

    Love's Baby Soft, since my high school GF wore it and also the skin product "Sea Breeze".
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    Re: First date picks

    Twentieth Date Picks - Just make sure you wear clean socks and you're good to go.
  67. Re: Fake fake fake.....fake fake fake..... Fake from ebay (Disco Version-Creed SMW)

    I love the crooked label on the front of the box. Surprised it doesn't say Silver Fountain Daughter
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    Re: NEW YSL: Homme Libre

    Sounds interesting.
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    Re: Noob starter needing advice :)

    YSL Rive Gauche: In the same general category as Azzaro PH. You might really like it. Great stuff.
  70. Re: What scent from my wardrobe for a job interview?

    I wouldn't do it. Almost every office has complaints over "stinky cologne guy" or girl and if you tip them off with your scent you've lost the job. If you still insist, wear Mugler Cologne, it has...
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    Re: L'Occitane Lavende - Not Bad at All

    Same here!
  72. Re: Anyone else worried about their fragrances being damaged by summer heat during shipping?

    It's sunlight that's worse than heat.
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    Re: How do I get into the "niche game"?

    Take your time. Try out a fragrance at least 3 times before you consider buying it. This habit will save you a lot of $. It's so easy to get the buying bug with this stuff, but doing so almost...
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    Re: what fragrance is suitable for....

    Gendarme EDC and EDP smell pretty similar to each other; I never found EDP to have better longevity, despite the higher concentration. 20 is operating clean lavender, smells kind of like freshly...
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    Re: First date picks

    GIT or OV, lightly. You can never go wrong with too little and it's easy to mess things up with too much.
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    L'Occitane Lavende - Not Bad at All

    I believe it's new or reintroduced. Tried the EDC at a store this evening. It's quite an acerbic and clean experience - no softening with the typical "adulterants" (vanilla, tonka, etc). It has a...
  77. Re: Scents with fantastic openings, but gross dry downs.

    Mugler Cologne - Great fresh opening, smells like scented toilet paper after an hour
  78. Re: Just order Cartier Santos Concentree blind. What to expect?

    Hope you end up liking it. Blind buys can make you cry.
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    Re: best toothpaste mint cologne?

    Geir Ness
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    Re: what fragrance is suitable for....

    Gendarme. My doctor really liked it.
  81. Poll: Re: Pick frag for first day back for senior year in highschool

    Don't wear anything. Not on the first day.
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    Re: Favorite Lavender Fragrance

    Gendarme 20 - Operating room clean Lavender

    Nancy Boy Body Spray - Lav, Mint, Rosemary
  83. Re: Loved New Haarlem, anything else similar to it?

    It smells like Old Haarlem
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    Re: Any favourite mint fragrances to recommend?

    Nancy Boy Body Spray - A huge blast of Lavender, Mint, and Rosemary. So strong it almost smells like Turpentine for the first 30 seconds after applying.
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    Re: Versatile Only Fragrances!!

    Oh yeah...
  86. Thread: Chalk = Cheese

    by adonis
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    Re: Chalk = Cheese

    Can't say I've noticed. What kind of cheese?
  87. Thread: 2 out of 5!

    by adonis
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    Poll: Re: 2 out of 5!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ai2j8ZsMgYI
  88. East Coasters - Are You Securing Your Collection from the Hurricane?

    Of course I know there's a ton of more important things to worry about. And yes, it's in bad taste, have you considered which frag you're going to wear?
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    Re: Dealing with pushy/overly aggressive SAs

    In especially high pressure places I've found myself walking past the colognes, eying the ones I want to test, scoping out the sample strips, then I'll make a big 360 turn and swoop in to quickly...
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    Re: What is your favorite Creed Soap?

    In that case, may I suggest this - it will change your life. You get the scratchy salux washcloth wet then rub your soap on it. The lather it creates is amazing and the rough nylon feels great.
    ...
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    Re: What is the height of generic mediocrity?

    Did anyone mention Bleu de Chanel?
  92. Poll: Re: Which one of these will get me the most compliments ?

    It's more about your body language and affability than it is the fragrance. If you send out the friendly and approachable vibe, just about any pleasant fragrance will get you a comment.
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    Re: Dealing with pushy/overly aggressive SAs

    They're all under big pressure from their (likely) crappy bosses to move product. That's not your problem, it's just the reason why they're doing it. If they're giving you the sales pressure, just...
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    Re: It Finally Arrived!

    A liter? Keep it in the freezer and do shots with it! :)
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    Re: Creed Frag for 15 yr old

    Don't do it. If you insist, get 1oz of Aventus from the Creed Boutique online.
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    Re: What is your favorite Creed Soap?

    You're going to like it. It's just so pleasant. I wish they made a cologne that smelled like it, it would probably be my signature scent.
  97. Re: purchasing scents at discount stores like Target

    Use http://minus.com/ . Drag your image to the middle of the screen, then press the share button, then choose direct link

    http://i.min.us/ibnlF4qQdDkS3p.jpg

    Make sure you enclose the direct...
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    Re: What is your favorite Creed Soap?

    You should try Cussons Imperial Leather Soap . Not Creed but 1/10th the price and it smells great.
  99. Re: Does anyone else think SMW resembles Leau Dissey?

    Maybe the fruitiness. I don't care for either, although SMW is very sexy on women.
  100. Thread: David Lynch

    by adonis
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    Re: David Lynch

    Yeah, they solved the "Who killed Laura Palmer" mystery early in the second season, then the show turned into a big soap opera.
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