Best Scents for Summer - Summer Cologne Reviews

The 10 Best Scents for Summer

Another season, another scent. Changes in weather, clothes, and activities can all of affect how a cologne smells and so it makes some sense to add cologne to list of seasonal changes you make throughout the year. The conventional wisdom is that light scents are for summer – heat can intensify the smell of some perfumes – and heavy scents are for winter, when you might want something a little cozier.

Chandler Burr, former scent critic for the New York Times and curator of olfactory art at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City says he'd advise just the opposite. "The wintertime is when everything's grey, everything's cold, and the last thing you want is something that's going to be heavy and oppressive," he says. "In the summertime, it can actually be more interesting to wear things that are more substantive."

Whether you follow the logic of convention or Burr, we have suggestions for the best summer scents for every man, courtesy of co-founder Adam Eastwood.

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