The fizzy fresh fougére fragrance in a frosty flacon
The opening shows citrus and fresh spices. Very fresh accords but very volatile.
The fougére heart it's herbal and still a bit citrusy with rosemary and lavender. Very nice accords but still not very enduring.
The woody base consists mainly of Patchouli and Vetiver - so still a bit grassy - blended with Benzoin for a modern sweet touch.
Longevity and sillage are disastreous as one could guess with this notes list. Projection is almost non existant. The performance is totally in line with the frosty a solid green flask design... very pale! Probably an EdP concentration would make wonders for this ethereal scent.
This perfume is broadcasted as Gucci's "Love Edition Pour Homme" but I position it a bit on the "puppy love" side. And I am trying to be nice. I am glad it was an offer.
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