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    Default Have I bought the correct fragrance?

    Tried Guerlain Homme Intense last week and really liked it, so bought a full bottle tonight.

    This is the bottle:



    Have I got the right version? The scent seems slightly different to what I tried (only tried one spray on this one though) but on a google search the text is indented in to the bottle, rather than written on like mine.

    I bought it from Debenhams, so it wont be a fake!

    Thanks

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    Default Re: Have I bought the correct fragrance?

    Quote Originally Posted by ElNino-7- View Post
    Tried Guerlain Homme Intense last week and really liked it, so bought a full bottle tonight.

    This is the bottle:



    Have I got the right version? The scent seems slightly different to what I tried (only tried one spray on this one though) but on a google search the text is indented in to the bottle, rather than written on like mine.

    I bought it from Debenhams, so it wont be a fake!

    Thanks

    I can't see the picture, but the tell-tale way is the LIDGE has black on the sides. Regular does not.

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    Quote Originally Posted by psychoskip View Post
    I can't see the picture, but the tell-tale way is the LIDGE has black on the sides. Regular does not.
    I'm not sure if he means L'Instant - just Guerlain Homme EDP

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    Mine has black sides yeah...

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    It says 'EAU DE PARFUM INTENSE' on the bottom, i'm just confused as to why my writing is written on, as I can find NO images where this is the case :s

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    Default Re: Have I bought the correct fragrance?

    My browser is not allowing me to see the picture either.

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    This is annoying

    Paranoid I've bought the wrong frag now

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    Default Re: Have I bought the correct fragrance?

    Quote Originally Posted by ElNino-7- View Post
    Tried Guerlain Homme Intense last week and really liked it, so bought a full bottle tonight.

    This is the bottle:



    Have I got the right version? The scent seems slightly different to what I tried (only tried one spray on this one though) but on a google search the text is indented in to the bottle, rather than written on like mine.

    I bought it from Debenhams, so it wont be a fake!

    Thanks


    I copied and pasted the link you posted that doesn't show, it's not L'Instant de Guerlain Extreme.

    Edit: Thought you meant LIDGE, oops!

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    You bought Guerlain homme edp intense looking like this:

    guerlain_homme_intense.jpg

    Then you bought the correct one!

    Indeed on the bottom it says 'eau de parfum intense'; not on the bottle!
    My Top 10 : (In no particular order)

    - Dolce & Gabbana: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Paco Rabanne: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Loewe: Esencia/Pour Homme
    - Guerlain: Homme L'Eau Boisee
    - Chanel: Ego´ste
    - MPG: Santal Noble
    - Guerlain: Vetiver
    - Amouage: Jubilation XXV
    - Dior: Homme Intense
    - YSL: Kouros (Fraicheur)

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    Honestly, I have no idea what you've got there. I've never seen any Guerlain Homme bottle like that.

    I've heard rumors (!) that Guerlain Homme is being faked these days.
    My Top Ten:

    1: Guerlain - Habit Rouge
    2: Guerlain - Jicky
    3: Guerlain - Mouchoir de Monsieur
    4: Guerlain - Shalimar
    5: Knize - Knize Ten
    6: Caron - Yatagan
    7: Caron - Pour Un Homme
    8: Jean Desprez - Bal a Versailles
    9: Yves Saint Laurent - M7
    10: Salvador Dali - Dali Pour Homme

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    The EdP is gun metal grey and the EdT is light silver. Also, the juice looks green from the side in the EdT version.

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    What bottle are you talking about lovingthealien? The one I showed?


    Quote Originally Posted by lovingthealien View Post
    Honestly, I have no idea what you've got there. I've never seen any Guerlain Homme bottle like that.

    I've heard rumors (!) that Guerlain Homme is being faked these days.
    My Top 10 : (In no particular order)

    - Dolce & Gabbana: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Paco Rabanne: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Loewe: Esencia/Pour Homme
    - Guerlain: Homme L'Eau Boisee
    - Chanel: Ego´ste
    - MPG: Santal Noble
    - Guerlain: Vetiver
    - Amouage: Jubilation XXV
    - Dior: Homme Intense
    - YSL: Kouros (Fraicheur)

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    I think its real....I saw an 80 ml bottle of this in Paris. At least I can remember. Smelt like sheabutter!!!

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    Thanks guys, should be real as it's from Debenhams. A strange one :s

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slayerized View Post
    What bottle are you talking about lovingthealien? The one I showed?

    The one I showed surely

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    Default Re: Have I bought the correct fragrance?

    It's the same as the one shown by Slayerized.
    Enjoy!

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    Quote Originally Posted by dollars&scents View Post
    It's the same as the one shown by Slayerized.
    Enjoy!
    It's not though. On mine the font is written on, on that picture it's embossed.

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    So the changed the bottle. Youre good.
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    Default Re: Have I bought the correct fragrance?

    I stand corrected.
    I would return the fragrance, and get a refund.

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    I don't think Debenhams sell fakes! They probably changed the bottle to cut costs.

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