There are an overwhelming number of choices at the cologne counter, the trick is to figure out the type of scent that works for you—woodsy? floral? earthy?Check out these top sellers before hitting the department store.
1 Le Bateleur (pictured above)
D&G’s 1 Le Bateleur, from its new Fragrance Anthology collection has a light, clean crisp smell. This top-selling cologne is great for any occasion.
3.3 oz, $65
Hermès Jardin Sur la Nil
Hermès Jardin has a subtle green scent of unripe mango peel. Fresh, sunlit, and to most, irresistible.
3.3 fl oz, $125
La Nuit de L’Homme
YSL’s newest version of L’Homme, La Nuit de L’Homme, has a subdued core structure—wood scents that read solid, burnt and aromatic spices that read clean. Very conservative smell, with just a hint of an edge.”
2 oz, $55
Dior Homme Sport
The essence of clean, Dior reinvented the genre with a twenty-first-century masterpiece, Homme Sport. This is fresh done with authenticity: the smell of water rushing past a river raft, the green of the banks, and the mountain air blowing.
1.7 oz, $52
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