There is no dearth of choice when it comes to colognes and fragrances for men but of late, the market for luxury fragrances has exploded with perfumers conjuring up some brilliant scents. These range from the usual light to the rugged ones. Do note that it is important to experiment and try out different fragrances and see which suits you and which does not. It also depends on the mood, weather, and other such factors. But just like a fine timepiece, choosing the right fragrance is a must for men and also the right one which fits your personality.
A legendary name from The House of Creed, the Aventus has been one of the best-selling fragrances and also the most popular. Inspired by the life of a historic emperor, it was introduced in 2010 and quickly became a much-desired fragrance. The name “Ventus” derives from “the wind” and has a fruity and rich style with notes of bergamot, blackcurrant leaves, apple, pineapple at the top while at the middle it is Pinkberry, birch, patchouli, and jasmine. The base consists of musk, oakmoss, ambergris, vanilla. Ralph Lauren Polo Black
Another popular fragrance and a classic of sorts, hence, you can never go wrong with it. Introduced in 2005, it is a woody fragrance with a fusion of mango, silver armoise, and patchouli noir. It is a bold scent that works with a distinct and strong personality. It also blends spiced mango with nutmeg-infused espresso.
Tom Ford Private Blend Soleil Blanc Eau De Parfum
This Tom Ford fragrance is a spicy floral scent with evoking the feeling of summer. The nose behind this fragrance is Nathalie Gracia-Cetto while the top notes are Pistachio, Bergamot, Cardamom, and Pink Pepper with the middle notes being Tuberose, Ylang-Ylang, and Jasmine and with the base notes consisting of Coconut, Amber, Tonka Bean, and Benzoin. It is the perfect summer fragrance and captures the essence of an island summer with sun and luxury.
Jo Malone Oud & Bergamot Cologne
This is luxury fragrance is of great value and is inspired by the tradition of the Middle East. It is an intense and rich fragrance with a base note of oud and while the top notes consist of bergamot with also having lemon and cedar. There is certainly a rich and smoky character to this fragrance due to the aforementioned Middle Eastern origins. Oud & Bergamot was launched in 2010.
Christian Dior Ambre Nuit
Ambre Nuit is an oriental fragrance. It has a golden color along with soft spicy notes. You will like the fresh notes of grapefruit and sunny bergamot along with a Turkish rose combined with spicy pink pepper. It is a fragrance that centers on Amber. It is an immensely popular perfume and was launched in 2009.
Bracken Man By Amouage EDP Perfume
Launched by Amouage in the year 2016, it is a popular fragrance and comes across as having a distinct spicy and woody scent. The top notes are of lemon, bergamot, cypress, provencal lavender, nutmeg, and clove while middle notes are cinnamon, cedarwood, and sandalwood while finishing with the base earthy notes of patchouli and musk. Overall, a classic Fougere fragrance for men that you simply cannot go wrong with.
Helmut Lang Cuiron
A much sought-after fragrance with a loyal fan following. The Curion is a leather fragrance and was first launched in 2002 while it had a re-launch in 2014 to satiate demand. This fragrance consists of bergamot, mandarin orange, pink pepper, cassia, suede, carrot seeds, olibanum, labdanum, ambrette (musk mallow), and cedar. It has a distinct leathery and woody scent. A classy fragrance overall.