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  1. Re: What would the summer version of Tobacco Vanille be?

    While I love EdB I find it wayyyyy to Spicy for summer.

    I do however wear Pure Havana during the summer and feel it suits well with warmer weather even better than cold.
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    Ck be.....I totally remember my bro wearing it back in the day and it used to smell good,it's been ages since I've smelled it.
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    Ck be.....I totally remember my bro wearing it back in the day and it used to smell good,it's been ages since I've smelled it.
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    I'm definitely looking to sample L'Occitane probably tomorrow. I'm definitely gonna get Gris Clair. I'll make a decision between Caron and L'Occitane.

    Ive read that L'Occitane is quite peppery is...
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    So
    Gris Clair (i m really loving this one, the lavender is done well and though I'm not a fan of incense it is done extremely well in this fragrance. This is a beautiful scent.)

    Caron Pour un...
  6. Re: Versace Eros, thoughts, and similar fragrances

    This 100%.

    With that being said I love Eros and it has a great memory of a vacation attached to it so it's just an all around muyst have for me, always get complimens from it!!!
  7. Poll: Re: On average, how many sprays do you usually use?

    4 for me mostly all fragrances.

    1st chest
    2nd left neck pulse point
    3rd right neck pulse point
    4th center of neck under chin (anterior belly of digastricus)
  8. Re: DO NOT mention Ebay when shopping in a store.

    Wowww! As I was reading your post I thought to myself damn that sounds like perfume gallery in 4 seasons mall. I used to shop there back in the day only 3 times 2 ysl lhomme and Versace man eau...
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    So pretty much, I'm ordering samples.

    I am ordering samples based on how many were recommended in this thread, availability, and longevity based on reviews.

    So far,

    Gris Clair
    Caron Pour un...
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    Wow thanks guy, you all have gave many great suggestions.

    I was going to just go with Caron but I think I will definitely be sampling some these recommendations!!!!

    It seems that these were...
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    By Dior???

    I just read the notes on that, it sounds amazing!!!! Lavender, Vanilla, Coffee, Cedar!!!
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    I have been reading about a ToH by Kilian. The similarities seems to be so much that I would find it unwise for me to make a huge purchase of ToH and Caron is so much affordable. Plus seeing as...
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    Yeah I guess I am youngish especially compared to 1934!! Lol

    But I really do love the scent of natural Lavender and would like a dominant Lavender fragrance. So even if it is dated as long as the...
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    I have read about L'Occitan, I actually like their fragrances and own Eau de Baux. I am sure I have L'Occitan tbefore and remembering myself enjoying it. Need to revisit.

    Another for Caron. At...
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    Re: Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    Caron Pour Un Homme

    Has definitely been the one that seems to be a go too for authentic lavender.

    Does this particular fragrance smell dated??? Seeing as though it was produced in 1934 and I'm...
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    Re: Fun fragrance

    Bond no.9 Coney Island: is a very fun fragrance for me, it's name sake suggest a fun time!

    Boss Bottled: Is another is feels playful.

    Burberry London: is fun in that it is Holiday scent, so...
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    Best Authentic Lavender Scent

    Hey basenoters!!!

    I'm on a search for an authentic lavender fragrance. I want something that has a prominent nice, relaxing and soothing authentic Lavender.

    Any suggestions???
  18. Re: Who Got The Perfume As A Gift On Christmas And Which Perfume?

    I received Dior Sauvage from my lady and I got her Viktor & Rolf Bonbon!

    Fellas Bonbon is great for women, imo mature enough for mature woman yet youthful enough for a younger lady.
  19. Re: Can you suggest an orange, clove, rum fragrance?

    I think its safe to say that Mona di Orio Vanille is the clear winner for what you want.

    It smells like a rum infused orange dreamsicle. I wish I could go back about 5 years and get this...
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    Re: Define projection/silage/longevity

    Longevity = how long it lasts

    Projection= distance the fragrance travels from a stationary location

    Sillage= distance and strength scent trail can be smelled during movement
  21. Re: How to Improve Ability to Detect Notes and Describe Perfume

    I agree a million percent even the take with amber I too hate prominent amber hate hate hate. lol:coolold:
  22. Re: Buying my first fall fragrance of this year,which one projects more?

    Never tried koko but blanc is great and performance very well in fall and winter.
  23. Re: Deciding on whether to get A*men or Bleu De Chanel?

    I absolutely love and own both. Amen for fall/winter and BdC for spring/summer probably is great year round.BdC is more versatile. Get Amen around October.
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    1million gift setset for 44 even. Bought it!
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    Poll: Re: Bleu de Chanel or Acqua Di Gio?

    BdC, gonna buy a bottle soon sampled and it is a great fragrance with amazing longevity.
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 30th April 2015

    Chanel Allure Homme Sport Eau Extreme.
  27. Re: CREED Virgin Island Water/Original Vetiver/Millesime Imperial!

    What is the longevity like on this 13X01 batch of MI#3? I'd be interested if performance is good!
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    Cool! thanks guys I'll scoop it up tomorrow, the note breakdown looks very good I'm a sucker for sweet scents and it seems to perform extremely well!
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    Re: Allure Homme or Allure Homme Sport

    AHEB lasts on me for quite some time, oddly enough AHS doesn't.
  30. Re: Need help finding a fragrance similar to Chanel Allure Homme Sport with good performance!

    The weird thing is allure homme edition blanche lasts on me alllllll day and I have read reviews of people saying that EB is weak. I'm not sure why AHS doesn't last on me.... has it been...
  31. Re: Need help finding a fragrance similar to Chanel Allure Homme Sport with good performance!

    I like AHSEE it doesn't give me the AHS vibe, though it does smell very good, think I'll add it to my collection in Fall.



    Will definitely look into it.



    This is quite amazing to me. I...
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    I saw Joop Homme Nightflight.....2.5oz $19.99. Was very interested in this, read reviews on here and the other site and it seems to be a good summer fragrance.

    Can anyone attest to this???
  33. Re: Need help finding a fragrance similar to Chanel Allure Homme Sport with good performance!

    Wow thanks guys great responses this is the reason i love basenotes!!! I will definitely look into many of the fragrances you guys suggested I'll read some reviews and stuff and buy some samples.
    ...
  34. Need help finding a fragrance similar to Chanel Allure Homme Sport with good performance!

    What's up guys, it's been forever since I posted here times get busy. However I am back and nose is wide open!

    So guys I love the smell of CAHS but unlike many others this stuff doesn't last on...
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    Re: Spotted at Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Ross, etc. Vol. 3

    My friend you stumbled upon a very great batch! Longevity is 12+ hrs I have actually made it 24 hrs and was still getting wafts. Pineapple and smokiness is well balanced. I have received countless...
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    Re: best summer vanillas

    Not fully vanilla but for a vanilla cherry combo, I say Thierry Mugler Pure Havane.

    It smells like a nice cherry vanilla cigar, imagine laying under a cabana in Cuba puffing a nice cigar during...
  37. Re: recommendations for safe, "clean" male fragrance

    Another for Mugler cologne one of my top 5 all time.

    I will also recommend Nautica Oceans. I bought it in TJMaxx for $10 1.7oz. Amazingly great scent lasts 8+ hrs on my skin easily with moderate...
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    So I gave this a full wearing today, it lasts most of the day. I sprayed it on around 8:30am, saw my girlfriend around 7:00pm and she thought it was her favorite Aventus!!! Lol when she hugged me I...
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    Yes I noticed the same thing. I thought it might have been how I held it because when I sprayed it a second time it didn't leak. So Idk, I'll know for sure tomorrow.
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    Re: My mind has been blown..

    Though many may disagree, I agree with you. I own Al-Rehab Silver, its about 95% identical to SMW. Purchase my bottle for 7 bucks. Stuff lasts and lasts on my skin. Also receive compliments from...
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    Glad to be of some assistance. If you like the Aventus vibe then you will enjoy the juice, it is well worth the $25 dollars.



    Lol I was thinking the same thing. Coincidentally I was looking to...
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    I definitely will bigzb, as my above post stated I get the sense that it has lasting power!
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    Just a quick update a lil more that 2 and a half hours of applying one spray I got a compliment from a cashier. I ordered take out and she said

    C: OMG you smell good!
    Me: (Wanting to hear her say...
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    Whats up fellas?!?!? I just received my package 20 mins ago and did a side by side comparison.

    First off Ab Spirit Silver by Lomani has very good packaging, I love how the fragrance is in a tin...
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    I will definitely post an initial review and give my opinion on its comparison to Aventus.



    Thanks for your response. I read that quiet a few of the Lomani fragrances seem to have good to...
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    Re: Ab Silver Lomani - the next Aventus clone?

    I just pulled the trigger on this, it was only $20 so it won't make or break me. I'll be sure to comment on it when I receive it. Note breakdown is fascinatingly similar to Aventus, I do own and...
  47. L`Eau d`Issey Pour Homme Summer 2014 Issey Miyake for men

    Whats up BN...

    So I was just reading on another site about the 2014 Summer Edition of Issey Miyake. Though no release date has been given.

    The notes are listed as... Top: kiwi, pineapple and...
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    Re: How incensey is Bond No. 9 Silver Factory

    Go with Silver, it is a nice fragrance imo. This fragrance is a projection and longevity beast and can become cloying.

    You have a visual representation on your interpretation of Silver, whenever...
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    Re: What Causes the "Crushed Ant" Smell?

    I think its between lemon and pink pepper.....
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed vs Cool Water

    A million percent agree the slight tea note in CB makes it more wearable and longevity is amazing.
  51. Re: Recommend me a nighttime, going out type fragrance

    Another for Eau des Baux and La Nuit.

    Midnight in Paris as well, especially for a romantic outing.
  52. Poll: Re: Poll: Can only afford one of these, which should I get?

    I Love NY for All
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

    http://www.fragrancex.com/images/products/parent/medium/483M.jpg
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    Poll: Re: Signature scent - narrowed down

    YSL L'Homme by far, used to be my signature scent. Now I don't have any signature scent lol.
  55. Re: Do my gripes about Dior Homme carry over to Intense?

    That......
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    Re: Advice about Bond no. 9 fragrances

    They have so many fragrances to choose from the like to dislike ratio of course is gonna be dis-proportioned lol.

    I thoroughly enjoy Bleeker St, Brooklyn and Coney Island. For some reason I have...
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    Re: Is my nose broken?

    Yes you have a broken nose, go to the Doc and get it fixed. Lol

    No but really I get pineapple every time I spray it, so maybe there is one note that is more dominant to your nose than any of the...
  58. Re: Fragrance suggestions for an early-30s male newbie?

    Terre d'Hermes
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    Re: Counterfeit Creed? (lots of photos)

    I know that at one point Creed would print MILLÉSIME on the front of the box and MILLESIME on the back to throw counterfeiters off. Because common knowledge would tell counterfeiters to make the word...
  60. Re: Discuss Creed Fragrances (DRY DOWN ONLY) #Aventus

    Great post.

    I do agree with your interpretation of Aventus and SMW. Haven't fully tested the others to get a good general idea of the fragrances dry down.
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    Re: Green Irish Tweed vs Cool Water

    Why is Chez Bond never really in the mix of this comparison?

    Oh yeah I forgot Bond no.9 is pretty much disliked on Basenotes. Lol carry on.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, May 13th, 2013

    Black XS
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    Re: My New Theory...

    Also there is the most hated...

    Such as Bond no.9 which I don't understand, Actually they have some very good fragrances specifically Bleeker St, Brooklyn and Coney Island.

    Another addition to...
  64. Re: List a few of your favorite Designer Fragrances

    Mugler Cologne
    A*Men, Pure Malt, Pure Havane
    Dior Homme (original formulation)
    Gucci Pour Homme II

    There are quite a few.
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    Re: juicy couture dirty english, good or bad?

    Unremarkable in all aspects.
  66. Poll: Re: Versace Eau Fraiche or Chanel Edition Blanche

    Edition Blanche by far!
  67. Thread: Gucci.

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    Re: Gucci.

    Great steal.
  68. Re: Could anyone do a comparison review between Hanae Mori HM EdT and EdP?

    If the EdP lasts longer than the EdT then that is amazing because the EdT lasts a good 12+ hours on my skin with amazing projection for about 6-8 hours. Definitely one that I can put on at 7:00am and...
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    Re: Looking For Firewood Type Fragrance?

    Not sure of your location but check Sephora they still continue to carry Gucci Pour Homme in some locations.
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    Poll: Re: Your favorite tea?

    Gphii
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    Re: Reducing my collection

    I definitely agree with Prada Infusion d'Homme I liked it for awhile but that powdery floral is just too much and too feminine for me. It was a impulse buy bought it after a testing of about 30mins....
  72. Re: Gucci pour Homme II - Possibly Discontinued?

    Wow it's no way I would've passed up that deal, I wish I would find GPHII in Marshalls for that cheap, it would have been an instant buy! Lol.

    I think I may get me a backup bottle as well. One of...
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

    Bond no. 9 New York Oud

    I am pleasantly surprised by this one, Oud is not typically my taste but something about this stuff (maybe sweetness of the plum) is great. Not on the buy list but I will...
  74. Re: Faithful No Longer: Newbie Looking for New Fragrances

    Mugler Cologne
    Prada Amber Pour Homme
    YSL L'Homme
  75. Re: dior homme intense(vintage) vs reformulation vs dior homme

    I have not smelled vintage DHI

    But I do own vintage DH and reformulated DHI.

    I prefer vintage DH to reform DHI. I can actually do without DHI it isn't as grand as many may have you think. DH is...
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    Re: Longevity vs touch-ups

    No problem non what so ever. People re-apply all the time.

    I sometimes will apply a fragrance with another fragrance deep in the dry down, usually of the same family. For instance I may wear Dior...
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    Re: Today i bought; May 2013

    Tea for Two??? I thought this was discontinued. I see it's available only in European countries but is out of stock in the US That's crazy.
  78. Re: Gucci pour Homme II - Possibly Discontinued?

    Will probably get me a back up bottle. Then again, I have about 35 fragrances will I wear it that much to use it all and need a back up.....hmmm????

    A conundrum I must ponder.
  79. Re: Should we expect another Thierry Mugler Pure this year?

    A nice fruity (sweet) citrus (tart) for summer with the Mugler amazing longevity and projection would be nice.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

    Rive Gauche Pour Homme
  81. Re: does anyone know the name of this perfume?

    Seems like a perfect match for what was described.
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    Re: Dior Homme If Getting DHI?

    They are both different enough to warrant owning both.

    Try fragrancenet may have it, I purchased my DHI from there.
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    Re: Job Interview

    Cool Water or Acqua di Gio

    They are favorites, mainstream and more than likely will not offend anyone.
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    Re: Today I sampled

    Agreed own Brooklyn and love it, ordering a bottle of Coney Island probably next week. I definitely love Coney Island it just puts me in a happy mood, I wanna actually sample in hot weather. I have...
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    Re: Best 'designer' beach scents for men...

    Mugler Cologne are far ahead of the rest.

    Dunhill Fresh is a good fragrance as well that is slept on it is by master perfumer Maurice Roucel (i.e. Rochas Man, New Haarlem, Musc Ravageur, etc.)
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    Re: Blue Sugar - Burnt Sugar

    Lolita is definitely licorice, however I have only smelled it on card.
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, May 6th, 2013

    Dior Homme Intense on this chilly day.
  88. Re: Summer cologne for 21 year old college student

    I couldn't agree with this more.

    Also I will recommend Mugler Cologne it is a great fragrance and as soon as this weather is consistent it will definitely be worn a lot for me.

    Prada Amber...
  89. Re: Recommendations for a summer niche under $150?

    Bond no.9: Coney Island, Bleeker St, and Brooklyn

    Creed: Virgin Island Water, Silver Mountain Water and Aventus
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    Re: Please Tell me About The Dior Homme Line

    You are correct and I thank you.
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    Re: Dior Homme 2007 - Original formulation?

    Not sure of the price, I find originals fairly easily. Being that it was in the attic I would be somewhat concerned about exposure to elements that may make it less than desirable.

    I believe...
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    Re: You can never have enough vanilla

    Second Eau des Baux
  93. Re: Has anyone ever put cologne into their unscented body wash or something like that?

    I haven't nor would I consider or recommend.

    Let some get into the urine dispenser hole and it seems like a burning that not even hell could match.
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    Re: Please Tell me About The Dior Homme Line

    DH and DHI are leaves on the same branch. Meaning they share similarities but no two leaves are alike they all have their own unique characteristics.

    DHS is a totally different tree in a different...
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    Re: Midnight in Paris edt/edp

    This ^^^^....creamier, more rich and smooth imo.
  96. Re: Which "Vanilla" here would be sensual, and great for Night ?

    I've never smelled the vintage but the vanilla in the reformulated definitely isn't as prominent. However it does have more of a cocoa powder vibe to my nose. Still good juice.
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    Re: Kouros or Mont Blanc Individuel

    Mbi
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    Re: bond no 9 coney island

    Oh how times change. Apparently early on in my fragrance journey I was unable to detect notes, I revisited it last week and was blown away. I definitely get the gourmand starting in the mid and...
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    Re: Favorite mint note in a fragrance !?

    +1 for Cartier Roadster and YSL Live Jazz
  100. Thread: Creed Help!

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    Re: Creed Help!

    Fragrancenet will do good for you.
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