Every man should have a signature cologne, make sure that you have found the right fragrance by reviewing the best cologne for men. If you’re wearing one of these respected fragrances then you can go back to your regular schedule. If you don’t own any of these then you might want to stop and do a quick inventory check. The big trend for 2015 and 2016 is that the best cologne for men is timeless, so you’ll get plenty of miles out of these Male Standard recommendations.
A great cologne should be diverse, smell fantastic and have great wearability. This means that it smells the same from when you put it on to when you wash it off. It should last at least 12 hours, and not smell to strong when you first apply it. If your fragrance doesn’t last then consider a different cologne. A quality brand name is the only way to go. Your cologne is an investment and is what everyone will always remember about you, long after a fancy outfit or nice haircut. A smell is evocative, provocative and 100% you!
Below are Male Standards top 3 picks for best cologne for men for 2015 2016! Be sure to leave a comment if you have a suggestion we need to include!
This aquatic, aromatic fragrance opens with a splash of fresh, Calabrian bergamot, neroli and green tangerine. Light, aquatic nuances mix with jasmine petal, crisp rock rose, rosemary, fruity persimmon and warm Indonesian patchouli to create a masculine scent that is both fresh and sensual. Bonus: if you see any Giorgio Armani fragrance you can bet your bottom dollar it’s going to smell great and hold it’s retail value so always buy classic Gio when you see it!
Another classic men’s cologne is Cool Water by Davidoff. This refreshing cologne is perfect for summer 2016 and has a refreshing yet sensual aroma. We love that she can wear your Cool Water too, as it’s mildly unisex, but with a touch of swagger. Cool Water launched in 1988, making this perfect for a Taylor Swift inspired comeback. Fragrance notes: lavender, jasmine, oakmoss, musk and sandalwood for use in the daytime.
The women’s Seductive is notable, but you can score an underrated best cologne for men in Seductive for Men. Seductive is a confident and irresistible fragrance with an air of attitude, intrigue and magnetism . Packaged in an elegant bottle, this perfume combines the ethereal notes of cardamom milk, mandarin pulp, pink pepper, vanilla orchid, crushed violet leaves, amberwood, creamy sandalwood, skin musk and pachouli. It boasts a sense of elegance that is combined with sensuality coupled with masculinity and strength.
At the top of our staples list is BOSS BOTTLED SPORT by Hugo Boss. Boss Bottled Sport, the sporty edition of the men’s fragrance Boss Bottled from 1998, was presented in spring 2012. The scent is fresh, energetic and very masculine, aiming at men of competitive spirit willing to challenge themselves. The composition is an aromatic – aldehyde opening with fresh pink grapefruit. The heart is aromatic and spicy, thanks to lavender and cardamom accords. Masculine and woody vetiver forms the base of the perfume.
What do you think is the best cologne for men? Leave a comment and let us know what you’re wearing!