Picking the right fragrance for the Indian weather
Choosing the right fragrance can be a tough decision to make, which is further complicated by the Indian weather conditions. Most of the fragrances originate from the European houses and they are developed for the Europeans, where the weather is pre-dominantly freezing cold.
The notes used in the fragrances react differently to the Indian heat and humidity, which is why getting great performance from these fragrances is a tricky affair.
But there are few fragrances which have been outstanding in the Indian weather conditions also.Check out our picks curated by our experts:
- Giorgio Armani Acqua di Gio Profumo: Just a timeless classic gem curated by Alberto Morillas, it is a fragrance that has stood a test of time.Aquatic notes with an underlying incense back bone, this fragrance is a stellar performer even in harshest of weather conditions.Be it a humid beach stroll or a long day at office, it just doesn't disappoint you.
- Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Eau Intense Pour Homme: Ever visited a beach? This fragrance has captured the essence of a beach in a bottle.A proper warm weather fragrance, perfect for the Indian heat.Light Blue Intense captures the facets of an aquatic scent with strong citrus opening notes.Lasts all day long and can be a perfect signature scent.
Bvlgari Aqva Amara: Difficult to find these days due to lack of production, but who cares when the scent is so amazing.Smells like a freshly peeled tangerine/orange with eternal longevity.Just a beautiful aquatic and citrus combination which makes it ideal for high temperatures.
Armaf Club de Nuit Intense Man Eau de Toilette: Amongst the stars of the European houses, we slip in one of the best selling middle-eastern fragrances available in the market.CDNIM as it is popularly called, draws inspiration from the royal Creed Aventus. A much better performer than the inspiration, but a great value for money scent to pick out for everyday use.
- Xerjoff Nio: Let's talk a little bit niche now, Xerjoff Nio is the number one long lasting fragrance on this list.If you like greenery, imagine this one as greenery captured in a bottle.This scent oozes quality and is worth every penny.