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    Default What is your favorite "intense" version of a cologne?

    What is your favorite, that, in your opinion, outdid the original?

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    L'Instant Extreme.

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    Default Re: What is your favorite "intense" version of a cologne?

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    L'Instant Extreme.
    This^^^

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    I'm kinda liking Vetiver Extreme more and more these days (perhaps > the original) eventhough there is nothing extreme or intense about it relative to the original.

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    I prefer Dior Homme Intense over Dior Homme but thats to take nothing away from the original which is a beautiful scent on its own merit!

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    either l'instant (ext) or dior homme (int) will be the winner but my vote goes to bvlgari ph (extreme)
    Seasonal favorites :

    Winter : The Dreamer & Burberry London
    Spring-Autumn : Bvlgari Pour Homme & Prada Man
    Summer : Bvlgari Aqva & Aqua Fahrenheit
    All-Rounders : Terre D'Hermes & Bleu de Chanel

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    DHI, Chanel PM Concentree

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    L'Instant Extreme over DHI for me.

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    Dior Homme Intense and L'Instant extreme

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    Havana Reserva > Havana

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    Ava Luxe's Rasa Extreme was much better than its original variant, if too intense in its initial blast. Gone now, sadly.

    Another discontinued example, but Ricci Club Haute Conentration was a massive improvement over the original for me. A good, lasting citrus scent ( if I loved citrus I'd own some, but it's not my thing ).

    I like L'Artisans La Chasse aux Papillons Extreme ( Yeah! Hunt those cute little insects with BAZOOKAS! ) more than the original ( it's not more intense so much as orientalized ), but neither have a lot of love from me.

    Of course with many fragrances, there is often an EDT, EDP, and parfum produced. But that's a little different from an intense flanker.

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    Midnight in Paris EDP
    and Dior Homme Intense (vintage with silver collar)

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    L'Instant Extreme

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    Midnight in Paris EDP over EDT for me
    Current Top 5:
    1. Frederic Malle L'eau d'Hiver
    2. Tom Ford Noir de Noir
    3. Dior Homme / Dior Homme Intense
    4. Thierry Mugler A*Men Pure Havane / Pure Malt
    5. Creed Aventus / Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille

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    Apparition Homme Intense by Ungaro was a blind buy for me and I love it. I've never tried the original but the Intense seems to be more well received here, based on reviews.

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    Chanel Egoiste Concentree

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    Play Intense by Givenchy

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    I haven't enough experience to be dogmatic about it, but I also really like Givenchy's PI.

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    From the designer end....PLAY intense

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    Prada Amber Intense

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    I just dropped an order for L'Intense Extreme EDP after reading all the amazing reviews here. Blind buy!

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    L'Instant Extreme
    Givenchy Play Intense
    Dior Homme Intense

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