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    What is the best chanel fragrace for a younger person. It should be under $100 a bottle and an 18 year old can wear it.
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    As usual, it depends on the budget. My favorite fresh Chanel is Sycomore, a very fresh and natural vetiver; but it only comes in the exclusif collection, available only at Chanel boutiques and pretty expensive.

    Among mainstream Chanel, I'd go for Egoiste (the plain one, not Platinum Egoiste), which is very smooth, elegant, sandalwoody, though not especially fresh.

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    allure homme edition blanche.

    platinum egoiste is very good also

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    Edit : Totally misread the question, sorry! For a young person, I suppose AHS is OK, but Allure itself would be better...
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    Well I'm 21 so here's a younger dude's opinion. I like Allure Pour Homme the most, and the only one I'd actually buy potentially (it smells alluring and sexy)....the others ones I am indifferent to hate...Bleu is nice but meh honestly feels ordinary but still pleasant though...Platinum Egoiste is decent fresher scent...Edition Blanche is a good lemon, but I see Dior Homme Sport as a better alternative (not to mention more potent), Allure Sport my nose finds very weak...Egoiste I dislike since it's a bit old fashioned to my taste...the other ones I haven't tried.....

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    Egoiste and Allure

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    Quote Originally Posted by Walkingshark View Post
    What is the best Chanel fragrance for a younger person. I am stuck between Bleu de Chanel, AHS, and Platinum Egoiste.
    Of these three, probably AHS.

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    Bleu de Chanel is the winner. If you're interested in female attention, BdC wins every time.

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    Sycomore and Coromandel
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    Platinum Egoiste

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    Out of respect for the question you actually asked...

    Platinum Egoiste

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    Quote Originally Posted by Walkingshark View Post
    What is the best chanel fragrace for a younger person. I am stuck between Bleu de Chanel, AHS, and Platinum Egoiste.
    Well I just bought Egoiste from a beautiful young lady tonight that thinks it's the best they sell so...

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    Allure Homme Sport - I daresay it is one of best, overall, summer fragrances. It's a fantastic journey from its sharp, orange, citrus opening, through its imaginative, peppery, neroli and cedar heart, thence morphing into its exquisite, creamy and sexy, white musk and vetiver base.

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    I would suggest allure homme or allure homme sport
    Current Top 5:
    1. Frederic Malle L'eau d'Hiver
    2. Tom Ford Noir de Noir
    3. Dior Homme / Dior Homme Intense
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    Quote Originally Posted by Walkingshark View Post
    What is the best chanel fragrace for a younger person. I am stuck between Bleu de Chanel, AHS, and Platinum Egoiste.
    I would not choose any of those three for any person, sorry.
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    1) Portrait of a Lady original formula (EdP Frédéric Malle)
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    Anat Fritz Original Formula and Classical (Anat Fritz) - tie
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    By no means anywhere near the "best" which Chanel has to offer, but for your age group/needs I think you're better sticking to something safe, such as Allure or Platinum Egoiste (Although Egoiste is vastly superior).

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    Egoiste Concentree is the best for any age IMO.
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    Default Re: Best Chanel Fragrance

    Chanel Allure Homme Edition Blanche - most natural lemon scent I have ever smelled, it has a creamy and sharp pepper vibe to it as well. Really well blended fragrance

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    Quote Originally Posted by petruccijc View Post
    Egoiste Concentree is the best for any age IMO.
    This.

    You got some to spare?. Lol. Cause if you got that and some Bois Noir..just, you know, totally msg me. Lol, just kiddin. Not that I wouldn't take any from anyone who wants to give me samples of these, haha.
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    No idea, since I like the "mature" frags of Chanel most. But among the more recent scents of Chanel, I'd recommend Bleu.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Walkingshark View Post
    What is the best chanel fragrace for a younger person. I am stuck between Bleu de Chanel, AHS, and Platinum Egoiste.
    Own all three, like all three. Flip a coin, they're all good versatile frags for a young dude. If you wanna set yourself apart from the crowd, Platinum Egoiste; Bleu and AHS are Chanel's biggest selling mens frags, so take that for what it's worth.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ken_Russell View Post
    No idea, since I like the "mature" frags of Chanel most. But among the more recent scents of Chanel, I'd recommend Bleu.
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    Life is short, don't wait too long for the good things to come, start choosing the best: Égoïste.

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    I personally think that there are better options outside of the Chanel house
    However, If you have to choose then Bleu de Chanel. AHS is too generic and Platinum Egoiste is too dated smelling

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    The ones you listed I consider to be the worst from Chanel. I would pick Egoiste because you are never to young for a touch of class.
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    Sycomore!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by cacio View Post
    My favorite fresh Chanel is Sycomore, a very fresh and natural vetiver. (...) Among mainstream Chanel, I'd go for Egoiste (the plain one, not Platinum Egoiste) (...).
    +1! Couldn't agree more...

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    Pour Monsieur Concentree is very similar to Tiffany for Men, which means its very similar to a masterpiece.

    If you don't have a Tiffany's nearby, PM Concentree is the next best thing.

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    Double post
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    Default Re: Best Chanel Fragrance

    Quote Originally Posted by Walkingshark View Post
    What is the best chanel fragrace for a younger person. I am stuck between Bleu de Chanel, AHS, and Platinum Egoiste.
    Those you listed are the worst of the bunch...

    Instead, try Egoiste (not the Platinum version), Bois des Iles, and Coromandel.

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