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    Default What scents women like the most?

    What scents women like the most? No perfume, but individual scents - for example rosemary, tarragon, tonka, musk etc

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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    maybe you mean notes or accords.. in my experience citrusy and woody notes are appreciated, also incense and oud notes!

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    Floral notes have given me quite a few compliments from women.

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    Smell of Hermes bag .

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    Sweet notes. Citrus notes.
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    This is one of those "it's impossible to generalize" questions.

    People are individuals, and last time I checked, women are people...

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    What food do women like most ?
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Quote Originally Posted by lpp View Post
    What food do women like most ?
    Lasagne!

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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Quote Originally Posted by lpp View Post
    What food do women like most ?
    Beefcake
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    Lolita Lempicka au Masculin
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    Bleu de Chanel edp
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    Kenzo pour homme

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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Quote Originally Posted by Jridgen View Post
    Sweet notes. Citrus notes.
    Agree totally.
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Citrus, Iris, and vanilla....
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    7.) Chanel Sycomore
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    My wife loves citrus and vetiver.

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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Citrus notes
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Fresh notes
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    Wifey loves tuberose, rose, jasmine, gardenia, tart fruity notes, galbanum.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lpp View Post
    What food do women like most ?
    That's easy, chocolate.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lpp View Post
    What food do women like most ?
    This.

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    Money












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    Quote Originally Posted by fragrance123 View Post
    Smell of Hermes bag .
    Lol..... however it does have a nice new leather smell.....
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    Yes, in my experience, citrus is by far the one - especially orange and bergamot.

    If you smell fresh and clean, that will work far more often than when you smell like feet or a rotting log.
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    6. by Kilian - Straight to Heaven
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    fresh, aquatic, citrus

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    The money comment shows a depth of understanding of the fairer sex.

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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Honey because it exudes comfort and warmness.
    "Thank GOD for the nose, for without it we would not be enjoying these beautiful created Scents" also Remember "Balance is everything and the key to appreciating "

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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Ambergris.
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Individual things my woman likes to smell for herself

    Peru Balsam
    Freesia
    Rose
    Jasmine
    Clary Sage
    Neroli
    Cedar
    Vetiver
    Valerian
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    My top compliment getters have one thing in common. Rose
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Citrus and ambergris, which is why you can't go wrong with Neroli Sauvage lol
    Is the juice worth the squeeze?

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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Quote Originally Posted by Preston H View Post
    My top compliment getters have one thing in common. Rose
    Which frags are the compliment getters?

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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    I read a report several years ago that was conducted in the US (I think) in which many women underwent a blind smell test of many different aromas. The one that was overwhelmingly chosen by these women was Cucumber. I have tried many times to find this study report but I cannot remember where it was. Its very subjective though. Women, like men, are all different and warm to different smells.

    Edit: Try to refrain from Cucumber jokes.
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    Default Re: What scents women like the most?

    Well, I'm female, and I like jasmine, neroli, citrus, rose, lilac, incense, resins, sandalwood,vetiver, rose, amber, vanilla, tuberose, carnation, cinnamon, and ambergris. i don't care for most fruit, honey, almond, or sugar scents. Or cucumber.

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