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    Default fragances with "shaving aura"?

    I sirs that fragances have a "shaving aura",(not powdery barbershop smell),for me:

    English Fern Penhaligon's and
    Jockey Club C&M.

    more options?
    #TOP 5#: Polo Crest, Romeo Gigli,Jockey Club C&M, Jean Pascal Homme,Floris N 89

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    L'Artisan Fou d' Absinthe
    Behemoth cut a slice of pineapple, salted it, peppered it, ate it, and then tossed off a second glass of alcohol so dashingly that everyone applauded.

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Acqua di Parma Colonia Assoluta

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Antico Caruso Profumum.

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    YSL's Rive Gauche PH
    Taylor of Old Bond Street's Shaving Shop

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Concentrée D'Orange Verte by Hermes
    Anbar (Cologne Series) by Comme des Garcons

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    I second Rive Gauche; smells like shaving cream.
    My current top 10: Richard James; Clive Christian No. 1 for Men; L'Artisan Voleur de Roses; Creed Aventus, Erolfa, Santal Imperial, Virgin Island Water, and Windsor; Serge Lutens Chergui and Gris Clair

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Crown Perfumery's Crown Imperial. Very lemony/clean opening, herbal/wood/powder base.
    Supposed to smell like an "Edwardian barbershop." Well, I read that before I actually smelled
    it, so that might have something to do with it. But now you have too. The effect is
    convincing.
    "It's not what you look like when you're doing what you're doing; it's what you're doing when you're doing what you look like you're doing."

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Tuscany or Baie de Genievre.

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Quote Originally Posted by lasta View Post
    Tuscany or Baie de Genievre.
    Ohhhh good ones!
    "It's not what you look like when you're doing what you're doing; it's what you're doing when you're doing what you look like you're doing."

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Bad examples:
    Dunhill X-Centric
    Carolina Herrera 212 On Ice
    St Dupont L'Eau Pour Homme
    bland refreshing smell

    Good examples:
    Rive Gauche
    Paco Rabanne PH
    Acqua di Parma Colonia Assoluta

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    Rive Gauche....YSL
    Tabac Original....Mauer and Wirtz

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Don't forget the Pinaud Clubman - this stuff has a powerful "shaving aura"

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Tabac Original
    Original Vetiver
    Aramis
    Aqua Velva (fa sho!)
    Guerlain Vetiver
    Last edited by Nicolas V; 7th December 2007 at 11:42 PM.
    You are not your perfume.

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    Smile Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    I think all of the C&M scents give that shaving aura. Particularly the vintage Greenbrier if you can find a bottle. The new reformulation is not good in my opinion. I think Blenheim also does this


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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Grafton--Truefitt & Hill. An archetype.

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Dunhill

    and for a kind of FRESH-SHAVED scent try:

    Vetiver Oriental by Serge Lutens
    Last edited by msi_21; 8th December 2007 at 04:30 AM.

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Lorenzo Villoresi's Dilmun and Paco Rabanne Pour Homme.
    Renato

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    great info
    #TOP 5#: Polo Crest, Romeo Gigli,Jockey Club C&M, Jean Pascal Homme,Floris N 89

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    Default Re: fragances with "shaving aura"?

    Carlo Corinto Vetyver

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