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    Re: Loss of confidence

    Prince Philip, prince William,...
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    Re: Loss of confidence

    A friend of mine is balding and recently mentioned that he plans a trip to Turkey. I think £2000 is what he mentioned for a hair transplant session. He says people look great after doing it.

    I've...
  3. Re: The more scents you gather, do you like more smells?

    In the beginning, yes, as some scents were interesting and new. After a while it can feel like variations of similar scents, some better, some worse, and I started to dislike certain scents and...
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    Re: Can we stop it with the "BEST" stuff?

    I think that's probably a (mainly) male way of expressing one's opinion. I find it even more annyoing when it comes to things where there is no subjectivity involved.
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    Re: Can we stop it with the "BEST" stuff?

    Rather unnecessary unless you often make posts that only feature your uncle's opinion, no? Do we really have to spell obvious things out as we have to assume that the reader can't figure them out...
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    Re: Dsquared Rocky Mountain

    If you liked He Wood then you should enjoy this one. It's even woodier.

    Very versatile, unless you think that smelling of wood isn't.
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    Re: Fragrance the new second hand smoke?

    I think getting pissed creates quite enough atmosphere of mindless self destruction :vrolijk_1: At least that won't add stink to your clothing, hair and skin, unless someone vomits all over the...
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    Re: Ted Lapidus Altamir

    Very sweet and you must like orange blossom and vanilla. Female feedback "smells like an old lady's scent, wash it off".

    If you can do Le Male and Fleur du Male, you'll be fine.
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    Poll: Re: Your Favorite Diptyque

    L'Ombre Dans L'Eau, Virgilio, Oyedo, Tam Dao. Probably in that order. I've gone off Tam Dao a bit lately, not sure why, maybe not in the mood for that kind of woody, just a tad bored by it perhaps. ...
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    Re: Fragrance the new second hand smoke?

    Smokers had it too good. I fondly remember great victories such as banning them from pubs and everywhere else which improved everybody's life quality (including that of smokers :engel017:)

    Before...
  11. Re: Just under $10,000 of cologne and perfume stolen

    Security guard was taking a nap?



    At least they're sure that nobody paid. I wonder what the motive was!
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    Re: Fragrance the new second hand smoke?

    This.

    Comparing perfume, which can be mildly unpleasant in some situations (and perhaps more so to people who suffer from allergies), to 2nd hand smoke (The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,...
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    Re: Perfume and Radiation

    http://imgs.xkcd.com/blag/radiation.png
  14. Re: Does part of your body retain fragrance more than another?

    I'd think it will depend on what your left and right hand were up to, if the scent washes/rubs off one for some reason or if one hand has developed a different kind of skin as it was used for certain...
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    Re: Age and Fragrance

    Mutton dressed as lamb fragrances to me would be some of the fruity, very sweet fragrances and the ones that bring teenagers prowling through night clubs to mind, for example 24 Gold, Fuel for Life,...
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    Re: what do you think of aramis?

    Classic, timeless fragrance. Like it as it smells good.
  17. Re: Percentage of opposite gender fragrances in your collection

    Forgot one (Bal a Versailles), so up to 11.6%.
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    Re: How does Dior Homme behaves on dates?

    All depends, there are no real rules, of course. My girlfriend's terribly attractive (and very educated), her mother was a model, and she hates sweet, feminine fragrances on me (funnily enough not on...
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    Re: How does Dior Homme behaves on dates?

    Have never worn Dior Homme on a date as Dior Homme Intense's sweet feminity seems to repel a certain kind of woman (those who look for a traditional, masculine man and perhaps fear cute narcissists,...
  20. Poll: Re: Poll: Choose a fragrance for my return to CLUBBING

    Tuscan Leather (2007)
    Tom Ford
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    Re: Why do you love perfumes?

    They simply smell nice and nicer than most things that can be smelled in a city, including many of the perfumes that others wear.
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    Re: Your fragrance goals for 2017

    Don't buy anything, sell some of the ones that are not really needed anymore, def try Viking.
  23. Percentage of opposite gender fragrances in your collection

    Not counting Jicky, which is listed as unisex here but as for women on Fragrantica, my result is 10.9% at the moment.

    (Aromatics Elixir, Balmain de Balmain, Mitsouko, Cabochard, Metal, Jolie...
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    Re: Which fragrances get the most complaints?

    Fahrenheit Absolute. By a country mile. Altamir also. Other sweet fragrances, Pure Malt, for example. Pretty much justified, they're all pretty rubbish.

    A group of Asian women did not approve of...
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    Re: The new Mugler A*Men for 2017: KRYPTOMINT

    Made me wonder how the lock company gets away with it.



    Will most likely not be for me. Think the only Mugler I still own is a small bottle of Cologne, and Ice*Men, the latter being on thin...
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    Re: What was it like before Aventus?

    There were others in the dark times before the king but Aventus is the last and final perfume. There will be no perfume after it and the way of Aventus is the only one.
  27. Re: Hunting and Fragrances.....2 hobbies that don't go well together :(

    Depends on the game, I guess. A friend of mine likes to wear A*Men by Thierry Mugler when he goes "twink hunting".
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    Re: Committed to the game ... Shaved my arms.

    Thread needs before and after pictures....

    http://www.deke.com/files/images/Apeboy-arm.jpg
    http://www.angelodistefano.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/IMG_0884.jpg
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    Re: A Winter Office Scent

    One of the few scents, apart from Leather Oud and such perhaps, that I would have me worried about if wearing it to work is a good idea. Mainly as the girlfriend hated it so, so much. No other scent...
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    Re: A Winter Office Scent

    I'm wearing Gucci pour Homme this week. Its incense puts me in a good, pre-holiday ora et labora mood.
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    Re: What happened with Gucci PH?

    Classic, iconic fragrance that every real stud must own. I'd happily pay £300 for the small travel version. Luckily I might list some of these on Ebay later.
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    Re: YSL KOUROS SILVER- Female Reactions inside

    I seem to get more compliments when wearing scents that many, even here, seem to consider as dark, old man or otherwise difficult. Sweet scents only brought me mockery (girlfriend) or the attention...
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    Re: The Official Creed Viking Thread

    Well, I'm ready for this.

    http://www.faerie-queen.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/orangeviking05-200x300.jpg
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    Re: Fragrance names (observation)

    Many French houses, just like one of their great authors, simply enjoy the humiliation of perfume shoppers who don't speak French.
  35. Re: What is the number of compliments do you consider "MANY" compliments?

    Agree. It's probably a bit like
    http://www.kappit.com/img/pics/95021973ddadh_sm.jpg

    That said, there are some perfumes that get compliments (from the girlfriend, not strangers) every time I wear...
  36. Re: What is the number of compliments do you consider "MANY" compliments?

    Many would mean that I was complimented more times than I can remember or that to remember the exact number of compliments would take some considerable effort.
  37. Re: If your breath smelled like a fragrance, which one would you want it to smell like?

    Whatever smells the closest to expensive chocolate and booze.
  38. Re: Terre d'Hermes, Citrus & Wood (Yardley) - old man colognes?

    Only if you think that anything that doesn't smell like gummi bears mixed with Mars bars is for men over 60.
  39. Re: Which fragrances do you consider "gimmick scents?"

    http://img.fragrancex.com/images/products/parent/medium/1501m.jpg
    Worn by virgins since 1975.
  40. Thread: Hanae Mori HM

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    Re: Hanae Mori HM

    There's a reason for that :evil:

    But yeah, never really could enjoy this scent. It's not just a style that didn't sit right with me (too sweet) but also a fragrance that seemed to lack purpose, I...
  41. Re: Would you wear a fragrance that smelled like dookie if everybody else loved it?

    Surely a win-win situation. Indeed one might not even need to spend a lot on perfume to please.

    Someone might already work on personlized dookie fragrances.
  42. Re: A*Men - Subtle/ Barely Discernable Sillage????

    In one of her other articles she adviced people to alway try the yellow snow.
  43. Re: Are there scents that you would never wear in public no matter what the occasion?

    Did you try wearing them with other guys? Considering to put an ad up on Craigslist.

    Srsly though, same here to some extend. I do wear them out though when going on walks or to the shops.
  44. Re: What to do when the wife suggests you buy a fragrance from American Eagle?

    And if she would tell you to jump off a bridge....? If you don't like it, don't buy it. Or buy it for her, for her to wear.

    There are other ways to keep one's wife happy than to become some sort...
  45. Thread: Lady Killers

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    Re: Lady Killers

    Find some daddy longlegs and gently throw it at her (without hurting her or the daddy, of course). Works every time.

    Re perfume, just ask someone's slightly older sister.
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    Re: What fragrance to wear with this sweater?

    Cool Water, Eternity, Nightflight, Beyond Paradise.
  47. Re: Do you think our peculiar interest in fragrance is/could be a sign of...

    For some people it can be. See all the "What scents do girls like?", "I spoke to a girl (IRL, video proof), she said that she approved of my perfume", "What scent can make me smell more masculine",...
  48. Poll: Re: Have you ever bought a scent because it was hyped as "sexy" ?

    Bascially almost all of them. Sexy, attractive, mysterious, etc, esp when starting out. Sometimes to smell like a Beuys installation as well.
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    Re: Fahrenheit 2015

    Personally I'm selling my bottle (couple of years old). Wore it recently and whilst it's nice, I'm not wild about it. Kinda sweet (esp after wearing real masculine scents like Aromatics Elixir :evil:...
  50. Re: Holy crap Nautica Voyage is so good! Why is it so cheap?

    Liked it when I first sprayed it but quickly came to dislike it.
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, 16th August, 2016

    https://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.2947.jpg
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    Re: My Experience with A Horrible Sales Associate

    They're shop assistants, just like the people who work in supermarkets. People should probably complain about the person who hired/trained them.
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    Re: Not honest Youtubers ?

    https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQrey0MbMrM4SapBDYkg6A9IBIVz5yo6N_xJ685FpaebIzJgq3h
  54. Re: Etat Libre d'Orange lost their nerve, provocative fragrance changes name

    Not sure if this advert is as squeaky clean as it may appear :bath:
  55. Re: Fragrance that remind you of "the dirty old man"

    We had this maths teacher, red Porsche, comb-over, used to rub female pupils' shoulders a little too much during exams. I can't remember if he wore any perfume but he should have worn Obsession.
  56. Re: Bottles you keep around, even though you'll never wear them again

    Things that are hard to find I may keep around a little longer but if I dont' wear/enjoy something anymore it will end up on Ebay eventually.
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    Re: Should I Get Armani Code?

    Personally I wouldn't bother. It's ok but rather boring.
  58. Re: Fragrance that remind you of "the dirty old man"

    http://www.dutyfreedepot.com/images/ProductImages/571b.jpg

    https://media.giphy.com/media/pSLK6pI8rCwTK/giphy.gif
  59. Re: 45 minute phone call with Frédéric Malle sales rep

    And who knows what's really in the bottle...
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    Re: What fragrance would a "player" wear?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1I9MclTnsRs
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    Re: What does Bryan Ferry wear?

    t would be less comical if banging on about the evil usurpers in Brussels had not been such a prominent part of the Brexit movement. May herself seems to have disagreed with her own behaviour once...
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    Re: Any scents that smell of forest?

    Years ago I had a vision of being Robin Hood when wearing Grey Flannel. Long time ago though, it may just smell like a chemical spill.
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    Re: What does Bryan Ferry wear?

    She can't be the PM, they get elected by the people in a democracy.
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    Re: What does Bryan Ferry wear?

    Aquatics. Loves a bit of calone in his cologne.
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    Re: What is the proper way to pronounce "Mugler"?

    I pronounce it like Thierry Mugler.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gjpo2PwVeu0
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    Re: People who don't wear fragrances ...

    People who believe that they are and smell tremendously sexy without spraying chemicals on their perfect, silky skin. Such people would think that using perfume is similar to wearing a powdered wig,...
  67. Re: Do you wear fragrances based on your appearance or personality?

    Personality.

    http://www.catholic.org/files/images/ins_news/2013013838louis.jpg

    To base fragrance choice on looks could be a mistake for most people as, for example, many people seem to think...
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    Re: Cologne First Date?

    When paying a visit to my first date's I usually wear French parfum, not cologne.
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    Re: Question re Geo F. Trumper splash bottles

    I always shake them a little. The opening is quite small.
  70. Re: Would you buy a scent called Woody Swamp if...

    If it smells natural, can't see why not.
  71. Re: Ever looked at all your fragrances and thought I don't like any of it anymore?

    Sell what you don't like/use anymore, buy something new or go without fragrance for a while.
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    Re: Catching Pokemon Scent

    Depends, will you spend your day cruising for pokespots, evolve your pokemons with stardust at home or enter a gym?
  73. Re: Which fragrance garners the most COMPLAINTS when you wear it?

    Fahrenheit Absolute, by a mile.

    Others were Altamir and Pure Malt.

    Strangers seemed to be most offended by a manly dose of Bowling Green.

    To be fair, most of them are a bit rubbish and I...
  74. Re: Whats been your best hit so far and what were you wearing?

    One time I was attening this night at a fetish club and as I entered all the guys suddenly seemed to lose interest in what I assumed to be their wives. Sniffing the air, some approached me and asked...
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    Poll: Re: Are we all guilty of addiction

    I'm not an addict, of course, but some of you guys who get all excited about every new release, that next blind purchase and about picking and spraying a perfume in the morning (perhaps with shaking...
  76. Re: Imagine if catastrophe struck & you had to start over with your wardrobe. Where would you start

    All of it, as far as available.
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    Re: The Smell of Lavender is Nauseating?

    This. Also have put some in my garden.
  78. Re: Scents that you've tried because of the controversy behind them

    Aventus. Was ok.
  79. Re: Interesting Kouros discussion with a co-worker

    Great scent and every time I smell it somewhere I wish to shake the person's hand and congratulate them on their superb taste. Can't say I ever feel like this when smelling other scents on people.
    ...
  80. Poll: Re: Are you, or have you ever been, a "top notes zombie" ?

    Brains alone will not satisfy me, I want whole bodies.
  81. Re: Will Brexit increase the cost of British Perfume houses & hence the price for us consumers ??

    Many Brits voted against what they see as an invasive species, yes, but they mean immigrants from countries such as Poland and the recent wave of refugees in Europe. Many didn't think any further...
  82. Re: Will Brexit increase the cost of British Perfume houses & hence the price for us consumers ??

    They all will be made in Dublin or Frankfurt from now on.
  83. Re: Will Brexit increase the cost of British Perfume houses & hence the price for us consumers ??

    https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-9gj9an0glXw/Vlg-FClwEYI/AAAAAAAACcA/j3TP92jEu0M/w506-h750/Black+Friday+in+London.jpg
  84. Re: Interesting Article Why the Bottom Is Dropping Out Of Celeb Perfume

    Agree, most celebrities are crap.
  85. Re: Can sniffing fragrances incorrectly permenantly damage your sense of smell?

    No. Sniffing fragrance can lead to other changes though.

    For example, before sniffing Aventus (on the left) and after....
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    Re: American Psycho / American Gigolo

    American Psycho, the book, features pages and pages about clothing, perfume (Obsession as well, I seem to remember), post-Genesis Phil Collins and Whitney Houston. It's almost a relief once he goes...
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    Re: Rolex Of Fragrances?

    Perhaps an expensive, classic Eau de Cologne. Expensive, classic and whilst it can tell the time, you can't really send imessages...doesn't provide much longevity and sillage.

    Then again, a Rolex...
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    Re: Guy asking for your home address

    I think the thread title is a little bit misleading. He's just asking for an address to ship a sample to.
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    Re: Donald Trump Saves The Day

    These ones? Nomen est omen.
    http://ep.yimg.com/ay/theperfumespot/success-by-donald-trump-2-5-oz-deodorant-stick-for-men-8.gif

    Oh, ok, there are more. You did mention the name. ...
  90. Thread: Men's eyebrows

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    Re: Men's eyebrows

    This. And even that is most likely a pointless exercise in vanity.

    Unless one is blessed with a Brezhnev style mega-brow.
  91. Re: A friend of mine wears Donald Trump The Fragrance

    Both entertaining characters. Not entirely sure why Trump seems to cause quite as much hate. He seems to be more liberal on some issues than other candidates. Sure, he can be provocative at times,...
  92. Re: A friend of mine wears Donald Trump The Fragrance

    Now, now. We're all upset that Rob Ford isn't Toronto's mayor anymore and the he passed away far too early but that isn't Trump's fault!
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    Poll: Re: Gucci Envy for Men vs Chanel Egoiste

    Egoiste. Don't find the Gucci worth wearing.
  94. Re: Your favourite bottle ever in terms of design?

    Very nice.

    https://ericlindsay.wordpress.com/2015/08/31/napoleon-and-the-guerlain-bee-bottle/


    No royal pineapple though?
  95. Re: Your favourite bottle ever in terms of design?

    Kouros, toilet smell, ceramic looking bottle. Perfection!
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    Re: What notes do you avoid? Can BN convince you?

    Too much vanilla and everything that smells like über sweet candy. Raspberry. But it all depends on the perfume.
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    Re: Help to bubble wrap or not

    I use bubble wrap if I have some, otherwise paper and/or recycling bags.
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    Re: Attacked for Smelling Good :/

    It is seen as offensive. Though you can hear Pakistanis use it and some people will say things like "I'm going to the Paki shop to buy some fags for our National Front meeting". It all depends on the...
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    Re: Attacked for Smelling Good :/

    Just shows how hard it is for everybody to keep up with ever-changing rules, doesn't it?
  100. Re: so lets say I have a sweet tooth, what frags would satisfy that craving

    Amen, LIDGE, DHI
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