There are thousands of great men's fragrances to choose from. They may be citrusy & aromatic; floral & fresh; aquatic & cool; spicy & sexy; sweet & sensual; rich & sensual; woody & warm; or green & crispy. However, the truly iconic ones are a sniff out of the ordinary. They are those scents that have stood the test of time and continued to turn heads all over the world. They have survived fads and fashion to earn their place on the olfactory hall of fame.
To answer the question “which fragrance are famous amongst men?” Lami Fragrance has compiled a list of 10 most popular men's fragrance of all time. So, whether you are looking for a signature scent, adding to your collection or in search of the perfect gift, we are most certain that you will find the very best fragrance in this collection.
1. Acqua di Gio pour Homme
This light but sensual fragrance from 1996 remains one of the best men’s perfume by popular demand. It is a scent of pure fresh air, a smell of freedom. It gives you the feel of being under the Mediterranean sun, enjoying the wind and sea water. It combines bitter-sweet citrusy notes intertwined with aromatic florals, the spiciness of spices and the coolness of sea notes. Softened by warm woody notes with musky trail. Keeping you fresh all day long, for all occasion.
2. Dolce and Gabbana Light Blue pour Homme
This light, fresh and aromatic award-winning fragrance from 2007 captures the spirit summer and the holidays. It won the award FiFi Award Fragrance Of The Year Men's Luxe 2008. It begins with citrusy essence of Sicilian mandarin, juniper, grapefruit and bergamot. The top notes dry down to reveal rosemary, Brazilian rosewood and the spiciness of pepper; toned down by musk, oakwood and incense.
3. Paco Rabanne 1 Million For Men
Paco Rabanne 1 Million captures the essence of gold. Launched in 2008, it represents power, wealth, luxury and durability. The 18 karat gold bottle with diamond crown is encased in a golden case with a lever. This fresh and sensual fragrance is made from the blend of provocative notes of grapefruit, red orange, mint, rose, cinnamon, spices, leather, woody notes, amber and patchouli, perfect for evening time out at the club or for a date night.
4.Calvin Klein Obsession For Men
CK Obsession for men is a sensual citrus blend of tangerine, grapefruit, lime and bergamot, harmonized with the sharpness of lavender, the spiciness of coriander and the warmness of cinnamon. The top notes dry down to reveal spicy notes of nutmeg and myrrh, floral notes of carnation and jasmine, herbaceous sage, freshness of pine, woody note of rosewood, and aromatic note of red berries. The middle notes are restrained with patchouli, musk, amber, vanilla, sandalwood and vetiver. Another award-winning fragrance created in 1986. A potent, spicy, powerhouse of a fragrance, famous for it’s longevity, won the 1987 FiFi Award. This fragrance may be old but it’s still holding a space in the world of perfumes.
5. Joop! Homme
Joop! Homme is a sensual, oriental fragrance created in 1989 with fresh citrus top notes of mandarin, lemon, bergamot and orange blossom. The very warm and balmy heart reveals florals of jasmine, water lily, heliotrope, and spicy notes of cardamom and cinnamon. The base note reveals the exotic blend of spicy notes of patchouli and Tonka bean, woody notes like sandalwood, and the sweetness of vanilla. After many years, this floral-woody essence still makes a man embrace the irresistible smell of pink without embarrassment.
6. Davidoff Cool Water For Men
Cool water is an aquatic fragrance, created in 1988. It combines sea water with mint, green notes, lavender, coriander, rosemary and calone. At the heart are sandalwood, jasmine, neroli and geranium. The base note is composed of cedarwood, musk, oakmoss, tobacco and amber. A simple and fresh but sharp fragrance, one of the most successful masculine fragrances of all time and one of the most influential masculine fragrances, forming the blueprint of many imitation to date.
Aramis was created in 1966 by Estee Lauder, for the traditional and classic man. A rich and spicy chypre – containing fresh citrusy notes with woody and mossy hint, and a sharp leathery note. It opens with aldehydes, grassy green note of artemisia, floral notes of gardenia and clover, freshness of bergamot, herbaceous thyme and nutmeg. The heart possesses an intensive floral, spicy and aromatic notes of patchouli, sage, orris roots, jasmine and cardamom. The perfume ends with a massive leather notes and woody notes of sandalwood, vetiver, oakmoss, coconut, musk and amber. It’s very powerful and intense sensuality makes it a fragrance strictly for the grown up man.
8. Creed Green Irish Tweed
Green Irish Tweed is a classic fragrance, one of the many signature scents from the house of Creed, created in 1985. A favourite among celebrities for it’s virile, elegance and sexiness. It opens with the wild flower of Iris and lemon verbena. The heart note introduces grassy green violet leaves, toned down with ambergris and aromatic sandalwood at the base. A simple spray of Green Irish Tweed makes you feel the richness and freshness of the Irish country, leaving you unforgettable.
9. Allure Homme Sport
Allure Homme Sport from the stables of Chanel, was created in 2004. A crystal clear, fresh but sharp fragrance that opens with aldehydes, sea notes, and the citrusy of orange and blood mandarin. Top notes are followed by woody note of cedar, spicy note of pepper, and neroli. The base notes comprise herbaceous tonka bean, sweetness of vanilla and amber, spiciness of elemi resin, and aromatic vetiver and musk. Allure Homme Sport is crispy, zingy and energetic, a good sport fragrance with just the right amount of warmth and sensuality to get you out of the gym to a night out at the bar.
10. L'Eau D'Issey Pour Homme
L'Eau D'Issey pour Homme is a woody aquatic fragrance created by designer Issey Miyake in 1994. It opens with mouth watering fruits of yuzu, bergamot, mandarin orange, lemon, and calone with grassy green herbs of tarragon, sage, lemon verbena, cypress, and coriander. The middle note is spicy but floral: nutmeg, cinnamon, mignonette, saffron, geranium, water lily and blue lotus. The base note carries an intense woody scent enriched with tobacco, sandalwood, cedar, vetiver, amber and musk. L’Eau D'Issey pour Homme is cool and refined, perfect for all occasion.
There you have it! 10 most popular men’s fragrance that fit your demand of reliability and performance; and suit your personality and sophistication.