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    Default The coconut scent I have to choose.

    Hello there people! Thanks for seeing my thread. I am Sotiris , I am 15 years old , and I live in Greece.
    Recently because we're getting into Summer I decided to find a quality Coconut perfume as better as consedering quality, as I can because I like to use pure natural cosmetics. I know I wont find a coconut perfume natural one because simply the coconut scent we all know does not really exist that way we know it in The Coconut.
    So anyway , My first search was on here and i first found Virgin Island Water. I decided to buy it but I couldnt find it anywhere here and where I did , It was about 145 euros , tooo expensive for times of crisis.
    Then i searched a little more and found Yves Rocher - Malaysan Coconut. I had some good critics for this and also its in a very good price so I decided to buy it. I can not find it easily here either.
    So What i basically want is not a coconut sugary fake thing but a Coconut , like tan oil scent , reminding of beach and tropical. This means I dont want a heavy and too sweaty scent but a more seaside scent
    Which would you suggest me to buy?

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    Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess
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    Hey there. Is this a good perfume for a young teenager? I dont want to smell too heavily , you understand.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sotosno.x View Post
    Hey there. Is this a good perfume for a young teenager? I dont want to smell too heavily , you understand.


    Try Tommy Bahama Set Sail

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    Quote Originally Posted by corbain View Post
    Try Tommy Bahama Set Sail
    Thanks!

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    Coco Extreme by Comptoir Sud Pacifique

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    Quote Originally Posted by hednic View Post
    Coco Extreme by Comptoir Sud Pacifique
    Sorry... but I dont think I can find it here in Greece.

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    Yeia sou, Sotiri!

    l second Bronze Goddess, it's not too heavy & has a nice woody feel along with the coconut. Should be easy to find & not too expensive.
    "What is this secret connection between the soul, and sea, clouds and perfumes? The soul itself appears to be sea, cloud and perfume..." - from Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis.

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    Quote Originally Posted by teardrop View Post
    Yeia sou, Sotiri!

    l second Bronze Goddess, it's not too heavy & has a nice woody feel along with the coconut. Should be easy to find & not too expensive.
    Hello! Thanks for the greek greeting. Well I could find Bronze Goddess but as long as i know Estee Lauder has '' too much chemical ingredients '' so that pushes me away from wearing anything from them. I go as I can more natural. So anything else?

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    I should have said Tommy Set Sail St Barts

    http://www.basenotes.net/ID26128385.html

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    Quote Originally Posted by corbain View Post
    I should have said Tommy Set Sail St Barts

    http://www.basenotes.net/ID26128385.html
    Well this one is not described as a coconut scented fragnance. Its only aquatic. Gonna check it though! thanks

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    l am not sure how easy it will be to find "natural" perfumes in Greece. Just about everything you can find in conventional stores will be mostly made from synthetics, not only Estee Lauder's.
    "What is this secret connection between the soul, and sea, clouds and perfumes? The soul itself appears to be sea, cloud and perfume..." - from Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis.

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    Quote Originally Posted by teardrop View Post
    l am not sure how easy it will be to find "natural" perfumes in Greece. Just about everything you can find in conventional stores will be mostly made from synthetics, not only Estee Lauder's.
    Well there are shops that have really good quality natural cosmetics like Fresh Line. They have started from here and spread out throughout the world. Many are awakening right now also so we have a boost up in Natural soap stores you know what i mean. My real desire is Virgin Island Water but its very expensive and rare to find on this country.

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    Try Marc Jacobs Men, it has that coconutty sun lotion feel to it. Very similar to bronze goddess with better longevity in my experience.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Sotosno.x View Post
    Well there are shops that have really good quality natural cosmetics like Fresh Line. They have started from here and spread out throughout the world. Many are awakening right now also so we have a boost up in Natural soap stores you know what i mean. My real desire is Virgin Island Water but its very expensive and rare to find on this country.
    l know Fresh Line & have bought some lovely products from them. But last time l looked, they did not sell perfumes.
    l believe Korres do, but l don't know if they have a coconut scent.
    "What is this secret connection between the soul, and sea, clouds and perfumes? The soul itself appears to be sea, cloud and perfume..." - from Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis.

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    Quote Originally Posted by teardrop View Post
    l know Fresh Line & have bought some lovely products from them. But last time l looked, they did not sell perfumes.
    l believe Korres do, but l don't know if they have a coconut scent.
    Well I am a fanatic of Fresh Line. I use only these. Korres has a heavenly smelling coconut shower gel. I hope they got it in a perfume also I'll check out , thanks!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Orieno View Post
    Try Marc Jacobs Men, it has that coconutty sun lotion feel to it. Very similar to bronze goddess with better longevity in my experience.

    Thanks

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    I agree with Set Sail St. Barts. It doesn't have coconut listed in the ingredients, but it smells like suntan lotion, tequilla, and lime. It's very nice for a $20 fragrance.
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    Im thankfull for all of your answers. I have finally ordered Noix De Coco Malaysan from Yves Rocher. Its a very cheap but good critisized pure coconut fragnance.

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    +1 Set Sail St. Barts

    Also, if you can find or test L'Artisan scents, you can look into Batucada. It's more of a lime/coconut mix. Some people seem to get a lot of coconut out of it, while others don't get much coconut. I'm in the middle - it's a pretty equal blend of coconut and lime, along with some booziness and saltiness. Would totally work on a teenager, IMO.

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    get a tester of Lili Bermuda South Water. good mix of salt and coconut


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    Quote Originally Posted by SculptureOfSoul View Post
    +1 Set Sail St. Barts

    Also, if you can find or test L'Artisan scents, you can look into Batucada. It's more of a lime/coconut mix. Some people seem to get a lot of coconut out of it, while others don't get much coconut. I'm in the middle - it's a pretty equal blend of coconut and lime, along with some booziness and saltiness. Would totally work on a teenager, IMO.
    Thaaaanks!

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    Quote Originally Posted by mcurtiss View Post
    get a tester of Lili Bermuda South Water. good mix of salt and coconut

    I know Lilly Bermuda , I love her work. But I am in Greece and She's in Bermuda. So I'll have to pay soooo many taxes. And better then buy Virgin Island Water , It will cost less than this.

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    Default Re: The coconut scent I have to choose.

    Try Coconut by Yves Rocher.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dollars&scents View Post
    Try Coconut by Yves Rocher.
    This one I ordered Thanks!

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    Default Re: The coconut scent I have to choose.

    Great, and enjoy !!!

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    Default Re: The coconut scent I have to choose.

    and, by the way,

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    Quote Originally Posted by dollars&scents View Post
    and, by the way,
    I'm deeply thankfull!

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    Quote Originally Posted by moore View Post
    Welcome!
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    Beach feeling= Kenzo Pour Homme (no coconut in it).
    Thanks!!!

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    If you can find it in Greece, Honoré de Près Love Coconut is not only gorgeous- more on the thai cuisine side of coconut than on the suntan lotion side- but also 100% organic!

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