Grooming Minute: Must-Have Classic Scents for Summer

Grooming Minute: Must-Have Classic Scents for Summer

It's back to the basics with these five men's fragrances for the season

by Team Ebony,


Confident. Masculine. Hardworking. Smooth. What does your cologne say about you? A man’s choice of cologne says a lot about his personality. Finding the perfect scent can be difficult at times, but fellas: every woman will confess that there's nothing more memorable than the whiff of a good smelling man. You can’t go wrong with our picks of classic scents, fit for all guys.

Cool Water by Davidoff ($68.50,

Make a lasting impression with Cool Water by Davidoff. Embrace the aromatic blend of refreshing, powerful aquatic notes. Embody strength with the invigorating presence of this scent.

Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male ($75,

Nearly 20 years later, Jean Paul Gaultier’s Le Male is still amongst the best-selling scents for men. With its fusion of seductive tones and masculine aromas, who wouldn’t dare be attracted to this fragrance?

John Varvatos Vintage ($62,

Be a gentleman with John Varvatos's Vintage cologne. This delightful and dignified fragrance is classic, distinctive and smooth.

Givenchy Play For Him ($77,

Press play with Givenchy’s Play cologne. Indulge in a warm and sensual tone from the Amyris wood, a Caribbean wood that will leave an exceptional, not overpowering aura behind everywhere you go.

Kenneth Cole Vintage Black ($70,

Take command with Kenneth Cole's Vintage Black fragrance. Exude confidence and be suave with this fresh scent. Treat yourself to memorable moments. It’s the perfect accent to a sophisticated suit.

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