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    Default Lancome Hypnose - Hit or Miss?

    I really like it but have mixed feelings for using it...hit or miss? Better for casual day or formal night?

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    Default Re: Lancome Hypnose - Hit or Miss?

    equally good anytime

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    If you really like it, why the mixed feelings?

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    IMO, a solid, mass-market product.

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    Default Re: Lancome Hypnose - Hit or Miss?

    miss. Intuition already exists.
    Is the juice worth the squeeze?

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    Not a bad fragrance. I find it easy to wear just about anytime but I find myself using it more in the evenings nowadays.
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    A definite hit! I'm so glad I let the sales associate help me find something different. I was at Macys one evening and tried a bunch of fragrances on display, and very few stood out. As I was close to leaving, the s/a asked if I needed any help. I told her I was just looking for something that didn't smell like everything else...something nice. She suggested maybe two other fragrances, and then the Hypnose. I tried it and thought it was really nice and unlike any of the other fragrances I had sampled. I sprayed it on a card, and throughout the night, I continued to sniff the card, and really-I loved each and every sniff. I went back weeks later to see if I would feel the same. I did. I bought it online about a week later. Now that I've worked my way up to 20 fragrances, I don't wear it that often, only because I try to wear the least worn fragrances to re-familiarize myself with them. But the Hypnose is always one I can count on to make me feel like a fragrant guy.

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    A total hit!
    Yes, it's a mass marketed fragrance
    but an awesome one at that!
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    A hit for formal night
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    Definitely one of the better designer releases last year - too bad it seems to have already been discontinued.

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    I had mixed feelings with two scents:

    1. Guerlain's Vetiver.
    2. Givenchy's Insensé.

    It took me months to make up my mind.

    In the first case, I bought it and now I consider it as one of my favs. With Insensé was a diferent story: got an almost empty bottle of it so I tried it with the chances of buying one bottle in case I enjoyed it in mind. But I did not, so I discarded purchasing it.

    So, the only way to deal with mixed feelings is to keep on trying. And if one spritz won't do, buy a decant.

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    I'm not a big fan, though the bottle is stunning.

    Personally I won't spend my money on something unless i'm totally enamored with it. Granted I don't have a lot of disposable income lately (supporting the two of as she goes back to school) but even if I did I wouldn't want to add something i'm not crazy about to my collection.

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    Using Clive Owen in their Advertising strategy was a definite Hit. They gave this fragrance a very "masculine" image. The fragrance isn't bad, not for me though. I wouldn't call it a miss, but not a solid "hit" IMHO.

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    Miss! Very bland, couldn't wait to wash it off.

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