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    Default CDG 2. How to wear it?

    I just bought this and I love it, but I find it to be subtle and doesn't last. Should I be brave and do more sprays, and if so how many. I tried three sprays?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kal1973 View Post
    I tried three sprays?
    I'd leave it at three.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hednic View Post
    I'd leave it at three.
    Are you saying more than three will not work ( this is the way this fragrance) or you think it will be too much to people around me?
    Current top choices:
    1- Clive Christian X
    2-Clive Christian C
    3- Portrait of a lady
    4- Amouage Dia
    5- New York oud
    6 34 st Germaine boulevard by Diptyque
    7- by killian Pure Oud
    8- coromandel by Chanel
    9- Chergui
    10- Tom ford Tuscan leather

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kal1973 View Post
    Are you saying more than three will not work ( this is the way this fragrance) or you think it will be too much to people around me?
    I was thinking more toward the latter. Of course it's ultimately up to you. Go with your best judgment.

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    Thank you.
    Current top choices:
    1- Clive Christian X
    2-Clive Christian C
    3- Portrait of a lady
    4- Amouage Dia
    5- New York oud
    6 34 st Germaine boulevard by Diptyque
    7- by killian Pure Oud
    8- coromandel by Chanel
    9- Chergui
    10- Tom ford Tuscan leather

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    Default Re: CDG 2. How to wear it?

    You may think CDG 2 is gone after the first 2 hours because the very strong ink notes and aldehydes have vanished. However, it's at this point which CDG 2 really starts getting good. I think 3 sprays will be plenty. I usually go for 2 with this one.

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    Default Re: CDG 2. How to wear it?

    Aspects of it lurk around (it's LOADED with ISO E Super) even when you think it's gone. I do, however, keep a small decant with me when I wear it as I love the scratchy opening.

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    Default Re: CDG 2. How to wear it?

    Spray as much as you like really.

    It feels like you want more. Why starve yourself. Nourish your perfumista.

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    Default Re: CDG 2. How to wear it?

    It didn't strike me as shortlived or lacking in potency. I would also have thought that three sprays would be plenty.

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    This one can sneak up on you over the day. Experiment with spraying an extra time or two, but beware of olfactory fatigue. I ended up frag bombing my car on a many hour long drive with one of my friends I think the above posters are right about the opening being so strong, that you find it weak afterwards.
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    Default Re: CDG 2. How to wear it?

    Thank you all for the advise. I will experiment again with three sprays and see what happens.
    Current top choices:
    1- Clive Christian X
    2-Clive Christian C
    3- Portrait of a lady
    4- Amouage Dia
    5- New York oud
    6 34 st Germaine boulevard by Diptyque
    7- by killian Pure Oud
    8- coromandel by Chanel
    9- Chergui
    10- Tom ford Tuscan leather

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