A recent study carried out by Liverpool University revealed that there’s more to male fragrance than just smelling good. By spritzing yourself with a suave scent, you instantly become more attractive to women, partly because smelling good also has a positive effect on your self confidence. This summer, indulge in interesting fragrances that complement your personality.
1. Clive Christian: No. 1 ($865.00)
An intricate blend of Asian sandalwood and Amber ; the Clive Christian cologne is a bona fide men’s fragrance. The intense richness of the amber base combined with the warmth of the florals and spices works exemplary well to create a fresh yet sexy scent that is unarguably inviting. Plus, expertly conjuring the idea of sticky heat and hot summer nights through its overtness, Clive Christian No.1 is definitely not a wilting wallflower of a cologne.
Top Notes; Lime Bergamot, cardamom, nutmeg, thyme Sicilian mandarin
Middle notes: Jasmine, ylang ylang, rose, lily of the valley, heliotrope
Base note: Sandalwood, amber woods, cedarwoods, vanilla, vetiver
Call it summer in a bottle…
2. Calvin Klein: Obsession ($89.00)
For the man whose drive is passion, Calvin Klein presents Obsession. An intense scent, full of bravado, with raw jasmine and patchouli notes; this appropriately names cologne has a subtle sexual edge that any confident man can get away with.
Top Notes: Grapefruit, lavender, nut, bergamot and lime, tangerine,
Middle notes: Jasmine, Pine, Nutmeg, red berries, myrrh, sage, Brazilian roseweed
Base Note: Sandalwood, Vetiver, vanilla, musk, amber,
Pick the right moment to wear this scent and you may well become an irresistible exotic dish
3. Givenchy: Play ($77.00)
Hedonistic, elegant and timeless, Givenchy’s Play cologne is anything but safe. Presenting an interplay of complimentary fresh, clean and sharp notes, Play is all about being young and living in the moment. This is well presented by the bottle shaped like and MP3 player and the fruity aroma of the 2 versions, that is, Play and Play Intense.
Top Notes: Bitter Orange, Mandarin Orange, grape fruit, a quartet of bergamot
Middle Notes: Coffe Flower accord, Black pepper, amyris wood
Base Notes: Patchouli, Vetiver
Needless to say, this is what confidence smells like.
Still thinking you can wear the same heavy cologne that you bought for a date on January this summer? Well, be aware that the summer weather dictates a lighter approach to your signature scent. Thus, the above listed men’s cologne for summer all feature scents with floral and citrus top notes that work best in heat and humidity. Feel free to indulge, after all, you only smell as good as you feel.