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Calvin Klein Eternity Aqua for Men EDT Fragrance Review

Calvin Klein Eternity Aqua

Mainstream Monday – Sniffing a Popular Perfume

Why the heck and I reviewing something called Eternity Aqua for Men? Probably because I’m in a snarky mood.

Calvin Klein Eternity Aqua opens as a metallic cucumber melon. And something in this reminds me of green bell peppers and rubber bands. Some watery flowers and aluminum cans. It dries down to generic “man base” – cedar, musk and aromatic stuff.

Overall, from a distance it’s just “generic dude”. My thought is that this would be a… Continue reading

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The Saddest Perfume Names

Anna Karina

Perfumes themselves should give us emotions. These emotions are why I think many of us enjoy this olfactory “hobby”. We really get hooked when we smell a perfume that puts us at a loss of words. Now some perfumes give us emotions…negative emotions but I don’t see this as a bad thing. It gives us something to talk about. And today I’m talking about sad perfume names.

This isn’t a list of perfume names that I find offensive (should save that for another day!) nor is this… Continue reading | 30 Comments

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Calvin Klein Forbidden Euphoria EDP Perfume Review

Mainstream Monday – Sniffing a Popular Perfume

At first I had no idea why the flanker, Calvin Klein Forbidden Euphoria is “forbidden”. It seems friendlier than the first one. Forbidden Euphoria isn’t as “dark” as Euphoria, it’s lighter and fruitier. It’s more like Euphoria for summer, an EDT. Now read the copy and you’ll figure out why Forbidden Euphoria is forbidden. It’s marketed as jail bait.

Calvin Klein goes right out and says… Continue reading | 14 Comments

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Calvin Klein Euphoria Perfume Review

Calvin Klein Euphoria

I’m usually not a fan of Calvin Klein perfumes. None of the newer ones really work for me. However, I have a bottle of Calvin Klein Euphoria that I *actually* like to wear.

Euphoria is a sweet, woodsy oriental fragrance. It opens with a juicy, fruity and tart pomegranate. The heart is a soft, creamy vanilla with woodsy. If I had to give you the abbreviated review of this fragrance, it’d be “Euphoria is a creamy blend of pomegranate juice and a woodsy amber”.

Notes… Continue reading | 5 Comments