Before buying a perfume, Hockstein recommends that men take some time away from the scents so that they can reassess their choice. "We recommend that people smell their own skin if they're not wearing a scent, in order to smell something neutral, or to step outside, get fresh air and then come back in," says Hockstein. Some perfumeries uses a coffee smell to neutralize other odors, but Hockstein prefers citrus. Try a lemon.
Credit: Getty Images
Powered By ZergNet
Why the 63-Year-Old American Rock Icon Still Won't Back Down
Plus: Wildfire Epidemic: Climate Change and the Burning of the West
ON NEWSSTANDS NOW
Richard Linklater's Life Advice
Tom Petty Still Won't Back Down
Sign up to receive the Men’s Journal newsletter and special offers from MJ and its marketing partners.