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Brian Corsetti
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Is Oud the New Vetiver? Cologne Trends

There’s no doubt Oud or Agarwood has exploded as a fragrance this last decade. Where and when this began, we can only speculate. I myself think our presence as Americans in the Middle East made have had something to do with it. Soldiers and private contractors, business folk and what […]

Absolute Best Leather Colognes for Men
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Absolute Best Leather Colognes for Men

What is a leather fragrance? Based on the name of this olfactory family, it’s fairly obvious that these scents are meant to evoke the scent of leather. What many people don’t realize, though, is just how varied this fragrance family tends to be. Though leather plays a pivotal role in […]

Best Smelling Woody Colognes
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Best Smelling Woody Colognes for Men

What is a woody fragrance? No other fragrance style combines elegance and the vibrant nature of the great outdoors quite like the woody fragrances. Imagine the scent of a campfire on a cool night, a forest full of trees, or a carpenter’s workshop. Woody fragrances capture the essence of all […]

Best Men’s Gourmand Colognes
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Smell Delicious: Best Men’s Gourmand Colognes

What Are Gourmand Fragrances? If you want to smell good enough to eat, let me introduce you to the gourmand fragrance family. Most often, these fragrances capture the essence of desserts: the richness of a chocolate cake; the creaminess of caramel; or the sweetness of a giant candied apple. There […]

Guide to Coffee Fragrances
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The Ultimate Guide to Coffee Cologne for Men

Ah, the smell of coffee…it’s one of those scents that everyone knows but rarely do we think about it. I have Jordan Rosenacker of Atlas Coffee Club to explain the ins and outs of coffee’s distinctive aroma and finish up with 5 great coffee scented colognes.  I think most of […]