Best Colognes for Gentlemen with sexiness, and romance.
The space between a gentleman and a man is that a man will literally douse himself in fragrance, while a gentleman will not. The best way to handle scent is to choose a smell and stick to it; having a smell that people connect you with is bound to make you more memorable to others and the best way to do so is by picking something iconic. So here you have that, the 10 most iconic colognes every gentleman should know.
Check out the colognes below to see which ones are making the ladies swoon.
14/ Bvlgari Man Black Cologne.
Using rum and citrus and finishing it off with a floral twist, Bvlgari (or Bulgari) has created yet another appealing cologne that stands out from the countless mass-market offerings out there. This is the kind of thing your man can definitely wear year-round.
Why he loves it:: This affordable men’s cologne has a fresh, clean scent with ingredients from the Mediterranean.
13/ Unforgivable By Sean John.
Unforgivable by Sean John is an Aromatic Fougere fragrance for men and Unforgivable was launched in 2006. Top notes are birch leaf, green mandarin, tangerine, juniper, basil, bergamot, grapefruit and sicilian lemon; middle notes are iris, lavender and clary sage; base notes are tonka bean, amber, australian sandalwood, rum and cashmere wood. There are some mixed opinions on this cologne when it comes to what men think. This perfume is the winner of award FiFi Award Fragrance Of The Year Men`s Luxe 2007.
Why he loves it:: smells like a combination of power and danger, women love the oceany, yet dark, rum smell.
12/ Lacoste Eau de Lacoste L.12.12 Blanc Eau de Toilette for Men.
Lacoste is a combination of aromas of grapefruit, flowers and the smell of the ocean down period suede. The aroma of fresh and timeless, it is appropriate to donate with a white polo shirt by Lacoste. Composition of the fragrance starts with luminous accords of grapefruit providing sparkling effect around spicy scents of rosemary and cardamom. Top notes are enriched with cedar needles scent. Moreover, the heart of the composition highlights ylang-ylang and tuberose, resting on a base of Virginian cedar, leather, suede and vetiver, which, when united, reflect the masculine character of the edition
Why he loves it:: Fresh, but not overpowering, so you’ll be attracting women to the man you are naturally.
11/ Byredo Parfums Mister Marvelous Men’s Eau de Parfum.
Most of Byredo’s colognes are a touch on the heavy side, making them an ideal choice as the winter creeps up. You’ll enjoy hints of cedarwood and amber, resting under a healthy top note of mandarin and neroli — a slightly odd yet very noteworthy combination.
Why he loves it:: A scent for all ages, covers all the bases.
10/ John Varvatos Oud.
John Varvatos Oud by John Varvatos is a Oriental Woody fragrance for men. Complex to say the least, this cologne from Varvatos is far more than just another oud wood-based fragrance. It’s top notes are tobacco, juniper berries, nutmeg, sage and cypress; middle notes are saffron, cinnamon, pepper, cardamom, cloves, turkish rose, egyptian jasmine and osmanthus; base notes are agarwood (oud), cedar, labdanum, opoponax, incense, myrrh, leather and amber.
Why he loves it:: Makes you stand out in the crowd, complicated and unique scent.
9/ Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male For Men Eau De Toilette Spray.
Le Male is magnetically attractive fragrance which seduces with its uniqueness; it is built on contrasts: traditional and bold, fresh and mild, strong and sensual, in one word: absolutely irresistible for women. Fresh mint is a symbol of strength; the tradition is represented by lavender; vanilla gives warmth and tenderness. The top notes are composed of mint, lavender and bergamot, while the heart is composed of cinnamon, cumin, and orange blossom and the base contains vanilla, tonka bean, sandalwood and cedarwood.
Why he loves it:: Contrasting aromas create a unique fragrance, helps men get laid
8/ Chanel Bleu De Chanel Men’s Eau de Parfum.
Bleu de Chanel is a sophisticated and contemporary fragrance from Chanel that hit the market in 2010. This is another solid winter cologne is this Chanel classic, Bleu de Chanel. The woody-aromatic composition created by Jacques Polge follows the original path but goes down into a sensual and oriental amber territory; wood maintains the freshness of the original in this variant, enriched with depth and velvet amber woods.
Why he loves it:: Classy and elegant, strong, but pleasant base, great for a night out on the town.
7/ Dior Sauvage Eau de Toilette.
This is the noblest fragrance on our list under the guise of Dior Sauvage Eau de Toilette that will show your boyfriend’s off-the-beaten-track tastes. When the juicy freshness of Reggio di Calabria bergamot meets woody Ambroxan, and then is spiced up with zesty Sichuan pepper, the effect is just dizzy.
Why he loves it:: Great for date night, subtle and not at all overpowering.
6/ Giorgio Armani Acqua di Giò – Profumo Fragrance.
Acqua di Gio Profumo is an aquatic, aromatic, woody and spicy composition which is, like the original, signed by Alberto Morillas. It opens with fresh aquatic accord and bergamot. Its heart captures aromatic tones of geranium, sage and rosemary, laid on the base of patchouli and incense. The combination of mineral marine notes with rigid captivating notes of frankincense and patchouli is a tableau vivant of volcanic rock and deep ocean waters.
Why he loves it:: Great for casual outings, clean and refreshing.
5/ Tom Ford Costa Azzurra Acqua.
Tom ford Costa Azzurra Acqua is one of the best colognes for a man who behaves like a gentleman in any situation. It contains the powerful scent of juniper berry, myrtle oil, lemon, cypress oil, cistus absolue, lentisque resinoid; A fragrance that merges cool air and refreshing waters as one. This cologne as refreshing as a summer breeze on a hot day.
Why he loves it:: Great for professional environments, smells expensive, distinctive cologne guaranteed to get you compliments. Style’s as aromatic and woody.
4/ Giorgio Armani Code Eau De Toilette Spray.
Giorgio Armani Code serves up an elegant, bold and perfectly designed fragrance, able to work equally successfully on any occasion. The composition is built of a perfect harmony of sweet and salty notes of sea water and nuances of sunny warmth on your skin. The fragrance features lemon and bergamot, followed by the guaiac wood, olive blossom and star anise and base notes of tonka bean and tobacco.
Why he loves it:: Girls fall in love with it, takes the luck out of getting lucky. It’s recommended for daily wear.
3/ Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille.
Tobacco Vanille by Tom Ford is a Oriental Spicy fragrance for women and men. Tom Ford’s Tobacco Vanilla is a brilliant winter cologne that’ll remind you of the warm and cozy den you’ll be looking to curl up in after a day out in the cold. Tobacco, ginger, vanilla, and cocoa blend seamlessly into one another, making it yet another perfect Tom Ford scent that can’t be missed. Top notes are tobacco leaf and spicy notes; middle notes are tonka bean, tobacco blossom, vanilla and cacao; base notes are dried fruits and woody notes.
Why he loves it:: Unique scent helps you get noticed, don’t need to use a lot for a big impact. Morover, with a highly unique and memorable scent that lasts a long time, this luxury cologne is worth every penny.
2/ Hermès Terre d’Hermès for men.
Terre d’Hermès is how this all-powerful cologne smells. What’s more, this is what reflects the whole power of alchemy. Earth, Water and Air – here are three elements that energetically intermingle to dream up this woody, vegetal and mineral aroma. This vertically structured scent is based on an alchemy of wood, the scent first introduces the gaiety of orange, the bitterness of grapefruit and the vivacity of pepper and of fresh spices. Dominated by cedar, the fragrance goes deeper with the sweetness of resins and the impalpable voluptuousness of benzoin.
Why he loves it:: Vibrant and sexy scent, great for all occasions.
1/ Yves Saint Laurent La Nuit De L’Homme Eau De Toilette Spray.
Yves Saint Laurent La Nuit de l`Homme is a new masculine representative of the house of YSL and it appeared on the market in March 2009. The perfume is announced as one full of contrasts and tensions. Its flacon is dark and powerful, as if it were announcing powerful ingredients it carries in itself. A veil of mystery and an explosive spicy accord reveal cardamom with sparkling freshness of bergamot, lavender and cedar, which stand for strength of men. Cumin and vetiver in a base ensure a sensual finish and an opulent, elegant closure.
Why he loves it:: Soft and sweet scent, not overwhelmingly powerful and yet it’s far-reaching, women find it intoxicating.