The Summer 2018 Men’s Fragrance Edit

summer aftershaves for men

The days are longer, the nights are warmer and you’ve undoubtedly got summer plans on your mind. Summertime is here and suddenly happiness is spreading – everywhere!

Chances are your chino shorts, no-show socks and your favourite white t-shirt will all be making a regular appearance over the next few months, but don’t stop there. From refreshing citrus’ to some slightly more adventurous accords, here are five men’s fragrances worth spritzing this summer. Try one of these..

John Varvatos – Artisan Pure
Encapsulating a freshness that’s fit for summer and beyond, Artisan Pure pays homage to the coffee and citrus groves found in the hills of Xalapa in Mexico. It’s crisp, woody and citrus notes emphasise masculinity and because it’s light it will work well in just about any environment you might find yourself during those long drawn out summer days.

£52 for 75ml Eau de Toilette,

Jusbox – No Rules
Holiday plans? It’s a great time to pushing the boundaries with your fragrance. This leathery option is inspired by the punk era, with warm cinnamon and leather accords, which are an ode to the iconic biker jacket. A scent that will take you on a whistle-stop tour, capturing the raw energy of the scene. It’s powerful, so no more than a couple of sprays!

£140 for 78ml Eau de parfum,

Lalique – L’insoumis Ma Force
A woody aromatic option, L’Insoumis Ma Force features top notes of lemon, citruses, green apple and cardamon, with middle notes of lavender, violet leaf and rosemary before finishing with a base of cashmere wood and amber. It’s bright, clean and crisp. So, no matter what your day throws at you you’ll be smelling on form!

£72 for 100ml Eau de toilette,

Goutol – Bois d’Hadrien
A refreshing option for any season but particularly well suited to warm climes, Goutal’s Bois D.Hadrien is infused with notes of Italian citrus, blended with warm woods and Siberian pine. A dab on your pulse points guarantees a fresh effect for summer evenings.

£132 for 100ml Eau de parfum,

Acqua di Parma – Vaniglia
Evoking a sweet sense of summer, with an opening of citrus, combined with vanilla tones, bergamot, mandarin, jasmine and musk, this soon to be summer staple brings a sweet classic masculinity with it. The combination of notes ensure you will leave a lasting impression on whoever you come into contact with. Available exclusively at Harrods.

£178 for 100ml Eau de Cologne,