The beauty of anything comes with its presentation and smell. The right fragrance of a man can make him look presentable and confident. The fragrance you hold shows your personality. When you step out you always make sure that you look to your best, but we sometimes ignore the body odor, which can change the whole look. A right perfume can be your perfect partner. Be it a late-night romantic date or a busy workday you always need to smell good as this impression of yours could land up being your last one.
The choice of a perfume depends on a person as everyone has a different style and aura. Every man has a different choice of fragrance with longevity and projection. But, most of the men love long lasting perfume with good sillage. So to make sure you pick the best for yourself we have listed the best long-lasting perfumes for men. Let your fragrance last long your effect on people.
Top 10 long lasting perfume for men
For men, it can be a really difficult quest to find the perfect perfume since there are so many different products to choose from. Here are the best perfumes for men handpicked for you.
1. Le Male Jean Paul Gaultier
Le Male Jean Paul Gaultier perfume is an intensive and sensible long lasting perfume for men. It was created in the year 1995. The nose behind this beautiful perfume is Francis Kurkdjian. It is a gentle, masculine, seductive, and magnetically attractive fragrance. It is built on contrasts – strong and sensual, fresh and mild, bold and tradition. Le Male Jean Paul Gaultier is absolutely irresistible for women. The top notes are composed of lavender, mint, and bergamot. In the heart, notes are cinnamon, cumin, and orange blossom. The base notes contain cedarwood, sandalwood, Tonka bean, and, vanilla.
Le Male Jean Paul Gaultier is one of the most iconic male fragrances of all time. It is a 90’s classic still very relevant and a compliment magnet from women young and old. This perfume is not everyone’s cup of tea, but the women who like it, they LOVE it. The bottles are pieces of collection and rarities. Le male opens his heart with a vanilla explosion of mint and lavender that intoxicates our senses. The longevity is excellent and the village is huge.
Main Accords: Aromatic, Fresh Spicy, Vanilla, Warm Spicy, and Green.
2. Joop! Homme Joop!
Joop! Homme is a very sensual oriental fragrance for men. It was created in the year 1989. The nose behind Joop! Homme is Michel Almairac. It is a very strong and long lasting perfume for men, and less is more in this case. Joop! Homme is a cold-weather scent. It opens with fresh citrus top notes of lemon, mandarin, bergamot, and orange blossom. The heart notes are jasmine, lily of the valley, cinnamon, cardamom, and heliotrope. The base notes are composed of Tonka bean, patchouli, vanilla, and sandalwood.
Joop! Homme is a masculine sweet fragrance. It is one of those fragrances you either love or hate it. But, all of the best and good perfumes are like that. That is why perfume is really a personal choice. It is one of the most controversial fragrances ever created. In my opinion Joop! Homme is a real masterpiece. It is an amazing perfume, unique and being non stop copied by niche brands.
Main Accords: Warm Spicy, vanilla, White Floral, Cinnamon, Balsamic, and Citrus.
3. Mugler A* Men
JMugler A* Men was launched in 1996. The nose behind this amazing long lasting perfume is Jacques Huclier. This beautiful perfume bottle was designed by Thierry Mugler. It is an elegant and masculine woodsy perfume for men. The top notes are coriander, lavender, bergamot, and mint. In the heart, notes are honey, patchouli, jasmine, milk, caramel, lily of the valley, and cedarwood. The base notes are sandalwood, tonka bean, amber, patchouli, musk, benzoin, vanilla, and coffee.
A* Men is an absolute beast of a fragrance. It is bold and loud, and not something you might want to wear at the office. It is extremely long lasting and it travels far on even one spray. Outstanding performance! It is incredibly deep and complex, sexy, lovely, and extremely addictive perfume. A* Men is one of the most popular long lasting perfumes for men. The opening is strong and bold but the dry down is very nice. I must admit, I didn’t like it when I first tried it. After revisiting the scent with a more experienced nose and more maturity, I am starting to really appreciate it. Try before you buy but keep in mind that the scent requires patience. Don’t judge the scent based on the opening or one spray of the sample card.
Main Accords: Warm Spicy, Sweet, Caramel, Coffee, Aromatic, and Balsam
4. Yves Saint Laurent Opium Pour Homme
It is an oriental spicy fragrance for men. Opium Pour Homme was created in 1995 by Jacques Cavallier. It is on the name “Opium” and you need to try it once to understand why you will become addicted to it. If you are looking for a soft spicy perfume with a classic oriental touch that came from the cedar wood then look no further than this fragrance. The top notes are star anise and black currant. In the middle, notes are pepper and galanga. The base notes are tolu balsam, bourbon vanilla, and atlas cedar.
Opium Pour Homme is an absolute gem! Opium was aptly named as it is quite intoxicating and addictive. It is the scent of a powerful, elegant, dangerous and a bit mysterious gentleman. It is perfect to wear on special occasions and formal and semi-formal events. Opium Pour Homme is an excellent creation! It is a loud and oriental spicy fragrance for men that last very long. Wonderful fragrance for pairing with darker environments, clothing and seasons.
Main Accords: Soft Spicy, Powdery, Fresh Spicy, Vanilla, and Balsamic.
5. Tom Ford Tuscan Leather
Tom Ford Tuscan Leather was launched in the year 2007. The fragrances are available in different bottles size. It is a very masculine and mature scent. Tom Ford Tuscan Leather is a very long lasting perfume for men. It has excellent sillage. The top notes are saffron, raspberry, and thyme. In the middle, notes are olibanum and jasmine. The base notes are leather, suede, amber, and woody note.
This is the best leather scent out there for dudes who also like something like Farenheight by Dior. The sweetness, smokiness, and leather combine into a perfect blend of sex and luxury. Tuscan Leather is one of those perfume you either like a lot or don’t like at all. It has a heavy leathery and suede smell. It is very animalic and dirty. Tom Ford Tuscan Leather is a good sexy night cologne. It is one of the best Tom Ford Private Collection! It is sexy and seductive, a little dirty, and not for everyone. If you are an oriental fresh and sweet scent lover this is not the right fragrance for you.
Main Accords: Leather, Animalic, Sweet, Smoky, Fruity and Woody.
6. Creed Aventus
The one and only Creed Aventus was lunch in the year 2010. It was created by Oliver Creed and Erwin Creed. The purest ingredients were hand-selected for this composition. Aventus is a very masculine and optimist fragrance. It can be worn at any time of the day and season. The top notes are apple, pineapple, blackcurrant, and bergamot. In the heart, notes are dry birch, rose, Moroccan jasmine, and patchouli. The base notes are composed of musk, oakmoss, ambergris, and vanilla.
Aventus is a very beautiful smell scent. It is a perfect fragrance that lifts your spirit every time you wear it. It starts with fresh citrusy pineapple than transformed into a smokey musky pineapple. Sillage and projection are good even on three sprays. After a while on dry down, the pineapple smell becomes less smokey, with mellow and sweeter fragrance but still musky and masculine. The fruitless with its pineapple overtones and the smokey background is like no other. It is truly one of its kind!. Creed Aventus is one of the best perfumes for men with excellent projection and longevity. It is a masterpiece!
Main Accords: Fruity, Sweet, Leather, Smoky, and Woody.
7. Chanel Egoiste Platinum
Egoiste Platinum was launched in the year 1993. The nose behind this fragrance is Jacques Polge. It is a woody floral musk fragrance. The top notes are lavender, rosemary, neroli, and petitgrain. In the heart, notes are jasmine, clary sage, geranium, and galbanum. The base notes are sandalwood, oakmoss, amber, vetiver, and cedar. Egoiste Platinum is one of the best Channel masculine fragrances by far.
Chanel Egoiste Platinum is a great woody-green fragrance that is well executed throughout the opening and heart. It is gentlemanly, masculine, sexy, refined, and exquisite. Egoiste Platinum is a versatile perfume for men. It can be worn every time of the day. The longevity is excellent and the sillage is also quite good. It is one of the best men fragrance if you are looking for something unique, modern yet classic, long-lasting and definitely you would receive a lot of compliments with this one.
Main Accords: Aromatic, Fresh Spicy, Woody, Green, and Floral.
8. Viktor & Rolf Spicebomb Extreme
Spicebomb Extreme is one of the most popular men’s fragrances. It was launched in the year 2015. This perfume is available in 50ml and 90ml. The top notes are grapefruit, pimento, lavender, and black paper. Middle notes are composed of saffron, cumin, and cinnamon. The base notes are tobacco, black vanilla, amber, and labdanum. This perfume is just pure class! It is sweet and spicy, a very cozy and warming scent. The spicy accord brings sweetness and tobacco together. It is very pleasant and performs extremely well. 14-16 hours on skin and days on cloth.
This is my absolute favorite designer fragrance in my collection! I once received four complements in one workday (twice from the same women). Spicebomb Extreme is a cold-weather beast, with strong projection and amazing sillage. I have several tobacco/vanilla fragrances, but this one is a standout. Dark, rich, and very masculine. I highly recommend this!
Main Accords: Fresh Spicy, Vanilla, Tobacco, Sweet, and Aromatic.
9. Paco Rabana 1 Million
1 Million is a fresh and sensual blend of notes that is noticeably perfect and respected worldwide. It was launched in the year 2008. The nose behind this famous fragrance is Oliver Pescheux, Christopher Raynaud, and Michael Girad. Paco Rabana 1 Million is available in the amount of 100ml and 50ml. The top notes composed of grapefruit, mint, and blood mandarin. In the middle, notes are cinnamon, rose, and spicy notes. The base notes are leather, woody note, amber, and Indian patchouli. It has a very luxurious package that is made of a golden body with a Dimond crown.
Love it or hate it, but you can’t deny the fact that most of the people around you will like it. It is a sweet fragrance in a good way, playfully cheesy, rich and flirty. 1 Million is a sweet masculine scent. It balances freshness and warmth while being slightly floral. The longevity and sillage are excellent for men in any age group. It is a versatile fragrance, you can wear it everywhere at any time of the day.
Main Accords: Warm Spicy, Cinnamon, Citrus, Leather, Amber, and Animalic.
10. 24 Gold for Men and Women
It is an oriental woody fragrance for men and women. The nose behind this perfume is Jordi Fernandez. The top notes are jasmine, agarwood (oud), and guaiac wood. In the middle, notes are sandalwood, Cedarwood, and star anise. The base notes are composed of amber, vanilla, and ylang-ylang. Lush! 24 Gold is amazing for the price!
24 Gold is a cool weather scent, yes it is a unisex fragrance. This is not one of those scents you smell up close to your skin. Smell this in the air! (Even though the dry down is amazing when you smell it close up). 24 Gold is a perfect scent for many different occasions. I see it mainly as a cold-weather scent, but if you spray very light it could be used for a summer night. The longevity and sillage are excellent.
Main Accords: Woody, Vanilla, Amber, Oud, and Powdery.
These are the best long lasting perfume for men in 2020. If you think it is worth sharing, please feel free to share it with your friends and love ones. You might also want to read my previous reviews; best woody perfume for men review, best long lasting perfumes for women review.
Neil Alvin Nicerio says
Aahhhh great!!! Now I know what to ask my wife this Christmas. 🙂
Amanda Croaff says
Great selection! I’ll have to see if my husband likes any of them – I personally love how the Tom Ford Tuscan leather smells.
Will consider this one for Christmas present for the guy at home. Thanks for the ideas!
Oh, interesting! This would make a great Christmas gift for the husband 🙂
Will gift chanel to my husband 🙂
Poorna Banerjee says
absolutely love the mugler and the viktor and rolf one.
Theres some of my faves on here that I like my hubby to wear! Ooohh will look at the others. Thanks for this!
Amelia Pollock says
Thank you for sharing a collection of colognes. I will recommend to my husband.
Wow! Nice selection! I will have to check some of these out for my husband. The Tuscan Leather sounds particularly nice to me.
Akriti Bahal says
Wow thanks for this list. I’m definitely going to get a couple of these.
These all sound like great options! Thanks for sharing!
Traci Edwards says
Would love to smell come of these they sound great.
Great gift ideas!! Thanks for sharing!!
Henson Bee says
thanks for the review
These seem like a good collection of colognes. These would make some great gift ideas. Thank you for sharing!
Recently went to a fragrance event and now I appreciate fine fragrances for men more
Cyndi Buchanan says
This is a really good guide. I like perfume as long as it is used moderately.
Great selection – I will be on the lookout for some of these for the men in my life.