10 Best Perfumes for Men
By dharma tejaUpdated On Sep 24, 2018
Do you know that men unknowingly spend more time in shopping perfumes? It’s because men give more importance to perfumes, next to clothing. Are you aware of the best perfumes used by many celebrities and renowned personalities? If not, here is a chance; get to know all the popular perfumes highly recommended.
It is interesting but also overwhelming to note that there are many brands and scents available in the market. If you are able to analyze the alcohol concentration and fragrance notes, irrespective of brands you can grab the right perfume that suits you.
Here is the list of top 10 perfumes exclusively handpicked.
- Genuine Azzaro Pour Homme EDT
- Jaguar Green EDT
- Davidoff Echo EDT
- Guess Night EDT Perfume
- Mont Blanc Starwalker EDT Perfume
- Hugo Boss Classic EDT Perfume
- Chanel No.5 Eau De Parfum Spray
- Giorgio Armani Acqua Di Gio Perfume
- Versace Pour Homme Perfume
- Titan Skinn, Verge
Many people confuse between the words Perfume, Cologne, Parfum, Toilette, and Fraiche. There is a misconception that perfume is used by women and cologne is used by men and this is okay for a layman. But for a serious perfume lover, it is necessary to understand these terms precisely.
- Perfume (Parfum): A word derived from Latin word “per fumum” which is composed of 20% – 30% pure perfume oils and most concentrated that can last up to 24 hours.
- Eau de Parfum(EDP): A moderate spray that contains 15% – 20% pure perfume oils dissolved in alcohol and can last for about 5 to 8 hours.
- Toilette (Eau de Toilette): A widely available and mostly used perfume for special occasions. Its composition contains 5% – 15% pure perfume oils dissolved in alcohol and lasts for about 3 hours.
- Cologne (Eau de Cologne): This is a fresh and light perfume with 2% – 4% perfume oils in alcohol and water. It lasts for about 2 hours.
- Eau Fraiche: This is the most diluted form of fragrance, so it lasts for less than an hour. Its perfume oil composition is 1% – 3% in alcohol and water.
Understanding fragrance notes:
Perfumes are described using a musical term called ‘notes’, which unfold with time. There are three types of notes – top, middle and base notes. Notes depend on the evaporation process of alcohol.
- Top Notes: The scents that can be smelt immediately after application.
- Middle Notes: These scents emerge after top notes dissipate, it takes 2 minutes to one hour for these notes to be perceived.
- Base Notes: The heart of any perfume, base notes emerge after middle notes dissipate. These notes give solidness and depth to a perfume and last long.
Azzaro Pour Homme is a refreshing and spicy fragrance. It possesses a blend of wood, musk, lavender, basil, and sandalwood.
- Top notes: caraway, iris, lavender, clary sage, basil, anise, and lemon
- Middle notes: vetiver, cedar and cardamom, sandalwood, juniper berries
- Base notes: Leather, tonka bean, amber, musk, and oakmoss.
It is recommended for office use. Deal Price: Rs. 3,049.00 | M.R.P: Rs. 3,999.00
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This is the most versatile and oldest perfume from the house Jaguar, founded by Sir William Lyons, Germany. It reminds you of the earthy roots after a very orangey fresh start that it makes.
- Top Notes: Orange, lavender, green notes, mandarin orange, cassia, basil.
- Middle Notes: Cyclamen, nutmeg, carnation, gardenia, cinnamon, and jasmine.
- Base Notes: Leather, sandalwood, amber, patchouli, musk, oakmoss, vanilla, cedar.
It is recommended for special occasions. It is priced Rs.1394.00 | M.R.P: 2,500.00.
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This Davidoff Echo EDT comes with a combination of fluidly-aquatic, spicy (cinnamon, nutmeg), aldehyde, and woody-metallic elements. People who wish to have vaguely icy and musky aroma can use this. It projects a secret floral-fruity tart undertone, synthetic woodiness at its base.
Notes: Notes: Sandalwood, Musk, White Suede, Aldehydes Metallic Matrix, Pimento, Cardamom, Cedarwood, Black Pepper, and Nutmeg.
It can be used for any occasion. Deal Price Rs. 2,250.00 | M.R.P: Rs. 3,600.00
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GUESS is a global fashion brand known for its adventurous and confident clothing, perfumes, shoes, handbags and more. This Night series from Guess is a Toilette natural spray.
The composition is fresh woody, the top notes consist of elemi, grapefruit, and hot pepper while the base notes consist of black vanilla, labdanum, and patchouli.
It is recommended for evening parties, late night functions.
Price: Rs.1614.00 | M.R.P: Rs. 3,050.00
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Fragrance Notes: Sandalwood, Cedarwood, Bamboo, Ginger Mandarin, Bergamot, Nutmeg, White Musk, Amber.
Design House: Mont Blanc
Recommended Use: evening
Price: Rs.3,400.00 | M.R.P: Rs. 4,999.00
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This classic perfume is good and value for your money. It smells strong at the first spray but it releases cool middle and base notes as the alcohol dissipates. The Hugo Boss makes a man complete, it has a unique and fascinating aroma for the interesting soul.
At its top notes, it has the essence of pine needles clove buds cedar leaves spearmint and green apples and at its background, it has the essence of jasmine and lavender.
Deal Price: Rs. 4,449.00 | M.R.P: Rs. 5,950.00
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Chanel No.5 Eau De Parfum Spray has the essence of rich floral richness. It’s an abstract and mysterious scent of floral bouquet blended with May Rose and Jasmine.
At its top notes, it features bright citrus top notes. This elegant spray can be applied on skin or clothing and is ideal for special occasions.
Price ranges around Rs. 13,000.00
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The most coveted perfume on the market is from the brand, Giorgio Armani. This perfume gives a splash of fresh green tangerine and best suits all the occasions. It dissipates a mood of natural and authentic woody marine freshness.
Deal Price: Rs. 9,425.00 | M.R.P: Rs.12, 000.00
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This is an exclusive fragrance for launched by Versace Pour Homme in 2008, since then it has got many likes. The soothing aroma and pleasant fragrance make it really unique and special. It is recommended for all occasions.
- Top notes: Rose de mai, Citrus, Neroli, and bergamot.
- Middle notes: Clary sage, cedar, hyacinth, and geranium.
- Base notes: Tonka bean, musk, and amber.
Deal Price: Rs. 6,450.00 Order Now: Versace Pour Homme Perfume
For an outstanding day, this version of Verge from SKINN TITAN gives you a Sparkling lemon essence. This exotic fragrance combines the essence of leathery facets that reminds you of fresh grass.
- Top notes: Aromatic accord rosemary oils, basil oils, lavender oil, and lemon.
- Middle notes: geranium, spearmint, and floral notes.
- Base notes: Patchouli, leather accord, and oakmoss accord.
This perfume is priced at Rs.1795.00 | M.R.P: Rs. 1,995.00
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