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Hugo Man Eau de Toilette

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      22.06.2014 09:59
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      A fragrance that has been around for years but still works


      I went on holiday last week via Heathrow airport. Popped into Duty Free with my wife to see if there was any offers. Quite surprised actually as there was, and the brands were good aswell. Hugo Boss caught my eye and this one, "Hugo". Just over 30UKP and came in a 125ml bottle. So for the money, this was great value.

      So the scent, it was formed in 1995. It has been around for a good number of years now. I guess if something is successful then there is little point in changing it. The brand itself as not a young brand and your not likely to see teens walking around with it on.

      The bottle: A fairly boring looking glass bottle. Nothing special to look at really, but then Hugo Boss is not the type of brand that does have outrageous bottles. The cap at the top is a screw cap which is attached via a piece of material, so you will not loose it.

      So the smell is made up of various notes. Top notes are: Grapefruit, Green Apple, Pine Needles, Thyme, Spearmint, Basil, Cedar Leaves and Rum. Middle notes: Jasmine, Sage, Cloves, Lavender, Cedarwood and Geranium Leaves. Base notes: Moss, Fir Balsam, Sandalwood, Vetiver and Suede.

      The scent itself, as I said earlier, its not for the young, so I find the scent is quite sophisticated. On my skin the rum and green apple pops out. I would describe it as fresh, watery, cool, citrusy and a stylish scent.

      Duration: Always difficult to judge something when you buy it. Could be a strong smell but just simply would not last. Hugo I have found is not great but not bad at the same time. You would be looking at approximately 5hrs before it starts to wear off.

      Overall for the money, I am happy with my purchase. My wife likes it aswell and gets her approval.

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      09.04.2012 01:49
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      Great fragrance.

      **Introduction**

      I had really liked this fragrance for a few years but had not actually owned a bottle yet until this weekend, I was back in my hometown of Taunton visiting a friend for the weekend and whilst in town I spotted an offer in The Perfume Shop, It was £22.50 for a 40ml bottle of eau de toilette and 50ml of the shower gel and as I had been put off by the price before I decided to take the plunge and buy the Hugo Boss Man gift set. I had run out of my Diesel Only The Brave and only have small samples of other fragrances so was looking for a new fragrance anyway. Hugo Boss Man is one of the most popular fragrances and was released in 1995.

      **Hugo Boss Man**

      This is one of the most recognisable fragrance bottles having been designed on an army water flask and the fragrance itself is extremely well known and is also a hit for the ladies as well as with the men who wear it. The fragrance normally ranges between £25 and £50 for the various sizes which are as follows, 40ml, 100ml and 150ml and you can buy Gift Sets in all these sizes. This is one of my favourite fragrances and is one of the most versatile on the market as it's scent suits a wide range of occasions. So what does it smell like and what do I really like about the fragrance to set it apart from the competition.

      **The Scent**

      The fragrance opens with the lovely Top Notes of Green Apple, Grapefruit and Basil. These combine to give a fruity scent which has a hint of herb. They combine well to suck you in with the overall scent which is instantly likeable and progresses superbly. The scent actually moves into the Heart notes fairly quickly.

      The fragrance gets a slight kick with the lovely aromatic heart notes of sage and jasmine which takes the herbal feel to the next level with a slight spice to it as well which compliments the scent well. You get the subtle yet noticeable change from the fruity top notes to the more spicy heart notes.

      We end the fragrance with the Base notes of fir balsam, cedarwood and patchouli. These combine to give the most memorable part of the fragrance which is woody and continues the herbal tone as well to give a very distinctive and slightly musky scent which impresses.

      **Suitability**

      This fragrance is really fresh and works well for many different settings, it's light enough for everyday use maybe at work or on a night out as it will impress those around you who catch a whiff of it. It is a quality fragrance so you don't need to spray all that much for it to have an effect and for the fragrance to be suitably fragrant. I would recommend the fragrance for males between the ages of 18 and 45 so quite a big age range there which is another plus point over rivals. This fragrance smells lovely, lasts well and you can find some good deals if you look around. If you haven't tried this one yet then give it a go and if you like this then check out the other products in the range.

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    • Product Details

      Hugo is a refreshing, spicy, lavender fragrance that is suitable for casual and sporty wear / It's highly refreshing, fragrant nature explores essences of zesty citrus and green apple in the top notes for an instant burst of freshness from the first spray to the skin / Its generously floral heart allows the scent to remain fresh, yet adds a uniquely masculine sensual depth / Pine tones blended with notes of patchouli, oakmoss and vertiver create a warm, inviting base to the fragrance / Hugo is designed for men who want to live their life on their own terms / Top Notes: Lavender, green apple, mint and grapefruit / Heart Notes: Carnation, sage and geranium / Base Notes: Pine tree, patchouli, oakmoss and vertiver /