Romancing With The Male Fragrances!

Renowned perfume critic, Christian Provenzano tells us about the romantic fragrances for men! 

La Nuit de l’homme By YSL

A perfume full of tensions and contrasts, working too well as a masculine representative from YSL carefully created by Anne Flipo, Pierre Wargyne and Domnique Ropion.

Review: A well balanced combination of spices, lavender and vetiver. One of my favorite!

Sillage: xxx ½
Longevity: xxxx


TOP : Cardamom

HEART : Bergamot, Virginia Cedar, Lavender

BASE : Vetiver,  Caraway

1 Million By Paco Rabanne

Jean Martel’s creation, 1 Million is a aromatic fragrance for men launched in 1973 is all forms of fresh and spicy.

Review: Worth every penny! A signature fragrance that has influenced many recent creations.

Sillage: xxxxx
Longevity: xxxxx


TOP : Rosemary, Clary Sage, Brazilian Rosewood

HEART : Tonka beans, Lavender, Geranium

BASE : Honey, Amber, Musk, Oakmoss

Aventus Pour Homme By Creed

Celebrating vision, success and strength inspired by the war and romance lived by Napoleon. The perfume was created by Olivier Creed 6th generation and Erwin Creed 7th generation.

Review: Probably the best recent launch. Loved by men as well as women

Sillage: xxxx
Longevity: xxxxx


TOP : Bergamot, Black Currant, Pineapple, Apple

HEART : Birch, Patchouli, Rose, Ambergris

BASE : Musk, Vanille, Ambergris, Oakmoss

Bleu de Chanel By Chanel

A woody aromatic fragrance for men by Chanel is Bleu de Chanel created by Jacques Polge.

Review: One of the most classical launch. A real gentleman’s fragrance!

Sillage: xxxx
Longivity: xxxx


Labdanum, Nutmeg, Ginger, Sandalwood, Patchouli, Mint, Jasmine, Grapefruit, Citruses, Vetiver, Incense, Cedar and Pink pepper.

Invictus By Paco Rabanne

Invictus by Paco Rabanne means ‘invincible’ in Latin, representing power, dynamisn and enrgy. The strong fragrance was created by Dominique Ropion, Veronique Nyberg, Anne Flipo and Oliver Polge.

Review: A powerful, fresh and sporty fragrance for all occasions

Sillage: xxxx
Longevity: xxxx


TOP : Grapefruit, Sea Notes, Mandarin Orange

HEART : Bay Leaf, Jasmine

BASE : Guaiac wood, Oakmoss, Patchouli, Ambergris

Rose Sapphire By Boadicea the Victorious

The oriental perfume by Boadicea the Victorious launched in 2016 is warm and spicy in terms of fragrances.

Review: A perfect fragrance for valentine! A beautiful ‘Rose bouquet’ embraced with woody, Musky and Amber notes.

Sillage : xxxx ½
Longivity: xxxxx


TOP : Cardamom, Turmeric, Geranium, Saffron

HEART : Turkish rose, Immortelle, Neroli, Hedione

BASE : Benzoin, Cedar, Labdanum, Myrrh, Nagarmotha, Patchouli, Musk

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