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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?
    Last edited by aromagician; 27th December 2014 at 02:45 PM.

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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.
    Currently wearing: Aventus by Creed

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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
    Currently wearing: Citrus & Wood by Yardley

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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.
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    1. Creed - Original Cologne
    2. Xerjoff - Nio
    3. Creed - Aventus
    4. The Different Company - De Bachmakov
    5. Dior - Homme Sport 2008
    6. Tom Ford - Grey Vetiver
    7. Montale - Aoud Legacy
    8. Dior - Homme Sport 2012
    9. Creed - Virgin Island Water
    10. Kenneth Cole - Black

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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
    "Le parfum est la musique du corps"
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    Eau de Rochas Pour Homme (Gilles Romey, 1993)
    Bleu de Chanel EDP (Jaques Polge, 2014)
    Dolce & Gabbana Pour Homme (vtg) (Max Gavary, 1994)
    Chanel Allure Homme (vtg) (Jaques Polge, 1999)

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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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    1. Gucci Pour Homme II
    2. Creed Millesime Imperial
    3. Lalique Encre Noire


    TOP 3 cold weather:

    1. Dior Homme
    2. Eau Des Baux
    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.
    "Follow your nose. It always knows." -- Toucan Sam

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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.
    It is true that fish stink. It is also true that the river is
    beautiful. But the river would be beautiful despite the fish. What
    is noxious remains so.

    That is not to say that sh*t is not useful when buried in the wheat
    field. Bread made from the field tastes sweet, wine from the arbor
    sweetest. All things serve a purpose, but that is no reason to
    glorify what is abominable. A man must still watch where he walks
    and keep his sandals clean.
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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
    "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: 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
    Currently wearing: Aubépine-Acacia by Creed

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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.
    Currently wearing: Sel Marin by Heeley

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

    Iso E Super
    Currently wearing: Sel Marin by Heeley

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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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