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View Poll Results: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

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  • lavender

    1 1.79%
  • jasmine

    11 19.64%
  • vanilla

    11 19.64%
  • citrus

    2 3.57%
  • chocolate

    1 1.79%
  • water lily

    1 1.79%
  • white lotus

    0 0%
  • rose

    5 8.93%
  • other flora

    1 1.79%
  • sandalwood

    3 5.36%
  • amber

    1 1.79%
  • pumpkin pie spice

    0 0%
  • aquatic notes

    0 0%
  • sweet notes

    4 7.14%
  • apple

    0 0%
  • other fruit

    1 1.79%
  • musk

    3 5.36%
  • unscented

    1 1.79%
  • other (specify in comments, if you want to)

    5 8.93%
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    Default Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Men, which note do you like most on a woman?
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    On my wife I like anything, but particularly rose.
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Whatever it is in Chanel no5 does something for me....

    I also really like that fresh and fruity smell I associate with "The Body Shop" toiletries.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    From this list, mainly citrus, but also jasmine, other floral, vanilla, other fruit and chocolate

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    I picked citrus, but there are a lot of notes I like on a woman.

    Pretty much anything except oud, civet, harsh leather. To me, women should be soft and sweet - and should smell that way. Like a Victoria Secret store, not an auto shop or a swamp in the Bayou.
    Seasonal favorites:

    1. Creed - Spice & Wood
    2. Creed - Aventus
    3. Ormonde Jayne - Black Gold
    4. by Kilian - Incense Oud
    5. Puredistance - Black
    6. House of Matriarch - Blackbird
    7. Armani Privé - Oud Royal
    8. by Kilian - Cruel Intentions
    9. Creed - Royal English Leather
    10. Brückner - Aoud 1

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Voted Other. Aldehydes, lily of the valley, tuberose, jasmine, narcissus
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Sweet Musk

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Rose

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Tuberose, violet, jasmine, oud oil, aldehydes.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Anything but fruity-vanilla stuff.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Definitely Jasmine. I like it on myself and even more on a woman.
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Vanilla or sweet Sandalwood.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    It depends on the woman, but I really love fruity-floral-musks on my wife.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Quote Originally Posted by hoschhti View Post
    Definitely Jasmine. I like it on myself and even more on a woman.
    +1......

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    I was between Rose and Vanilla. I picked the rose note, but vanilla rates en par with it in my book.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Lilac
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    3. L'Instant de Guerlain Pour Homme Extreme

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    I honestly don't know. I was clueless about men's fragrances until I found this forum a few years ago (and it took me quite a while to actually sign up. I lurked for a long time). I'm still pretty clueless about women's fragrances unless they're masculine enough for me to wear them.

    My favorite scents on a woman are things like Black Orchid and Coromandel.
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Another vote for Jasmine, as long as its not too cloying and has been well grounded in its base notes.
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Usually I just want my woman to smell good. Nothing high quality and complex. Good, simple, yummy!

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Mango/melons/strawberries envelope in a comforting freshness plus dipped in muskiness
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Tuberose and fruity musks

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Caramel. Such a naughty note...

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    I love the smell of vanilla

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    I'm a sucker for jasmine on women, although I'd also put sandalwood right up there.
    Aventus? Never heard of it.

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    Iso E Super

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    I don't like any perfume on my women. They always seem to over apply and it drowns out my fragrance which obviously I like better and want to smell more..!

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    I like the same notes on women that I like on myself - just with a more feminine overall interpretation.
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Peach.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    vanilla!! as long as it's not a cheap synthetic body spray vanilla

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Tuberose is my favorite note on a woman.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Jasmine and tuberose.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Again... I like a bit of each... I really like Vanilla!!!

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Ylang ylang.
    Just because a fragrance is expensive, doesn’t necessarily make it smell better than a cheaper one.

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    • Sienne L'Hiver

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Vanilla, Incense


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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Sandalwood

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Rose
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    3. YSL M7
    4. Serge Lutens - Ambre Sultan
    5. Chanel Egoiste
    6. 24 Gold by Scentstory
    7. Amouage Epic Man
    8. Amouage Jubilation XXV
    9. Bond No. 9 New York Oud
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Animalics, various florals, floral chypres, leather chypres. Surprisingly, something like Mugler Cologne can also be exhilarating.

    Orientals cut with plenty of florals, dry woods, animalics, etc, are often good, but the vanilla bombs most women (and many men) wear today are as repulsive and mind-numbing as it gets.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Rose , jasmine and patchouli ( like in coromandel )
    Current top choices:
    1- Portrait of A Lady
    2- 34 st Germaine Boulevard by Diptyque
    3- Bleecker Street by Bond 9
    4- Acqua Di Parma Oud
    5- Clive Christian #1
    6- Coromandel by Chanel
    7- Acqua Di Parmal Colonia Intensa
    8- Guerlain Derby
    9- MFK lumiere Noir
    10- Dans Tes Bras

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Vanilla....
    Mmmmmmmmmmmmmm

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    The Chanel women's "house note", whatever that is. I smelled Chanel No. 5 in my wife's new Coco Mademoiselle just yesterday.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Fruity sweet notes for me
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    it seems that men love most on women the notes jasmine and vanilla. I wonder which would end up winning the tie..... exciting to see...

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    I like a light note of desperation

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Quote Originally Posted by big70tom View Post
    I like a light note of desperation
    that made me LOL.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    White musk
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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Whatever notes are in Angel is what gets me.

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    Default Re: Men, which note do you like most on a woman?

    Quote Originally Posted by Nikolaos View Post
    White musk
    so white musk = synthetic musk?
    how do u feel about real musk on a woman?

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