Hello, Art of Manliness community! I come before you today with a question - what does one use to smell manly? I ask because I am anosmic - I have no sense of smell that I'm aware of. As a result,…Continue
"If I were you, I would focus on not smelling at all - good or bad, rather than smelling "good" and not being able to enjoy it myself. I don't wear perfume for my husband; I wear it for myself.
If I couldn't smell, I'd put a…"
"Two scents to avoid (IMO): 1) Axe, and 2) any kind of musk.
Axe is all over the damned place, and in the 20-something set. Never heard a woman say she liked it.
Musk - got to question the wisdom of showering, putting on deodorant, then making…"
"I've been using Lever 2000 Original Scent soap for about 20 years. I get frequent compliments on smelling good. I NEVER use scented deodorant. That's disgusting. They all smell terrible and who wants to smell like…"
"Simple, not costly but ladies I know like it and barbers stock it - Pinaud Clubman. There's a more upscale version called Clubman Reserve. Not a lot of stores carry it, but I've seen it at CVS and Walgreen's, and for sale from…"
"A good trick - it's hard to go wrong with this - pick a good cologne or aftershave (better yet, let a lady pick it for you). Then, use it on a cotton swab to clean your ears. It's virtually impossible to put on too much, because a cotton…"
"Especially for you: as little as possible. It's OK to have a little whiff of musk, but overpowering is bad even if it's a good smell.
So: wash well with unscented soap, wash all the shampoo out, brush the teeth &c.,…"
"I agree with what others here have said so far about what comprises "sweetness," and would add empathy to that list. Men and women both need empathy--or emotional confirmation as I like to define it--to varying degrees.
But I think the…"
"Get over yourself . my opinion is just as valid as yours .
Do you want me to follow you around and pick apart your posts?
because i wouldn't , you have a right to what you believe.
you don't agree with me , fine , block me then you…"
"The responses are all very interesting. Most of these ideas about the shortage are new to me. You learn something new every day, huh?
As for the most ridiculous price for ammo, I can get a 20 round box of decent 308 ammo for 20 bucks. I came across…"
"No dis -respect to you or your lifestyle but you don't have a clue . the fact that you have friends that are officers tell me your more like them than me . birds of a feather flock together. I have no more in common to an…"