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Aftershave for older teenager - could you ask your older DSs/DDs please...

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lilolilmanchester Tue 23-Oct-12 13:49:17

... my DS lost his sense of smell after a virus, and it's unlikely to come back. Therefore he doesn't usually wear aftershave - but then most times it isn't for "them" is it?! Was thinking of getting him some for Christmas, but not sure whether I'd be "current" in terms of fragrance. What do your older teenage DSs wear? Or could you ask your older teenage DDs what they like please? Or what they definitely DON'T like. I know it's a personal choice, but thought a bit of a poll might set me on the right track!

scurryfunge Tue 23-Oct-12 13:51:49

DS, 18, likes Davidoff.

DesperatelySeekingPomBears Tue 23-Oct-12 14:32:35

DB is 19 and he wears LaCoste polo shirt (the white one). I have to say whenever I get a whiff of it as he walks past I think he smells gorgeous.

He used to wear Hugo Boss Dark Ble as well.

Annunziata Tue 23-Oct-12 15:07:43

DS 22 likes Acqua di Gio. Armani Diamonds is nice too. I think I will get him Gucci this Christmas though.

DS2 and 3 are 17 and like the Abercrombie and Fitch one. It's a bit overpowering though! They also like Ralph Lauren Polo.

SayHelloToMyLittleFriend Tue 23-Oct-12 15:21:21

Agree with the white lacoste, my dp has it and it's lovely. Think I'll order him some more for christmas!

insanityscratching Tue 23-Oct-12 17:00:48

Ds uses Chanel Allure Homme Sport now used to use John Paul Gaultier Le Male. Both smell lovely.

VoldemortsNipple Tue 23-Oct-12 17:37:51

Holister aftershave will be a big hit with the girls smile

bruffin Tue 23-Oct-12 17:39:51

Ds 17 wants Armani Attitude.

malovitt Tue 23-Oct-12 17:40:26

Mine wears Armani Code.

beachyhead Tue 23-Oct-12 17:41:01

Hollister or Abercrombie probably best for attracting a teenage girl fan base grin

ILoveOnionRings Tue 23-Oct-12 17:44:21

DS 17 has Armani Gio, Armani Code sport and Lacoste (yellow). His friends 17th birthday also this month and we got the him Paul Smith Extreme, took a risk, and both DS and friend both said they really liked it.

littlemisssarcastic Tue 23-Oct-12 21:53:48

DS 21 wears Gucci by Gucci or Gucci Guilty.
His best friend, also 21, wears Paco Rabanne One Million.

littlemisssarcastic Tue 23-Oct-12 21:55:03

Wore JPG until about a year ago and that smelled lovely too.

MakesCakesWhenStressed Tue 23-Oct-12 21:58:50

Lurve jpg. Yummy.

sausagesandwich34 Tue 23-Oct-12 22:01:55

all the 18-21s at work seem to wear Joop

smells lovely but they all drown themselves in it!

Loobylou222 Tue 23-Oct-12 22:05:24

I have worked in the fragrance industry 1 million, boss bottled and Armani diamonds are by far the most popular fragrances smile

70isaLimitNotaTarget Tue 23-Oct-12 22:25:29

No takers for Lynx then? grin

lilolilmanchester Wed 24-Oct-12 09:27:47

so many replies... thanks... though now got too many to choose from!

ajandjjmum Wed 24-Oct-12 09:50:12

Abercrombie (going slightly out now) and One Million from DS (20).

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