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Philtre Ceylan by Atelier Cologne

Philtre Ceylan by Atelier Cologne
Gender: Unisex
Release date: 2016

What Does Philtre Ceylan Smell Like

The moment Philtre Ceylan by Atelier Cologne meets your olfactories, you are met with a crisp, clean tangy scent that is characteristic of Calabrian bergamot. A spicy undertone, reminiscent of Guatemalan cardamom subtly punctuates the initial fresh, citrus notes which only get more pronounced as spearmint adds a cool green touch.

As the perfume starts to settle, it unveils a heart of pure and comforting Ceylon tea. A robust aroma that, when combined with the top notes, creates a refreshing yet intense, green and spicy blend which is stimulating and a tad mysterious.

The dry down offers a slightly warm and earthy tone as Indian cumin envelops you, its spice fizzling out to reveal a subtle, sensual note of Indian papyrus. A soft, woody fragrance finishes the scent journey, courtesy of the Paraguayan gaiac wood, lingering subtly on your skin and clothing.

Philtre Ceylan remains consistent in its green, spicy, and fresh character throughout its life on your skin, gracefully transitioning between its citrus top notes to its woody base. The result is a perfume that smells distinctly herbal, spicy, and refreshingly green; a blend that imitates a playful dance between nature and spice.

Review of Philtre Ceylan

Philtre Ceylan by Atelier Cologne is a melody of spices, greens, and fresh scents, making it a standout in the realm of unisex perfumes. Released in 2016, it's a scent that's been appreciated by both men and women, but slightly more favored by men.

Each spritz of this perfume transports you to a serene tea garden in Ceylon, reminding you of a refreshing minty tea served with a side of citrusy bergamot. This refreshing mix is subtle, yet noticeable, making it a great choice for everyday wear. The green and spicy elements are prominent, giving the scent an earthy and robust backbone that keeps it from being too one-dimensional.

The perfume projects well without being overwhelming, allowing you to leave a lingering scent trail as you move. However, its longevity could be better. It manages to hold its own for a decent period, but don't expect it to last all day or through strenuous activities. If you're someone who appreciates a more persistent scent, this might not be the best choice for you.

Philtre Ceylan is perfect for the spring, fall, and milder summer days. It thrives during daytime leisure activities and can serve as your friendly companion for daily errands or business meetings. However, it falls short for evening wear or winter use as it may not hold up against the cold weather or a bustling night out.

In sum, Philtre Ceylan by Atelier Cologne is a refreshing and earthy unisex fragrance that does well in a casual, daytime setting. Its shortcomings in longevity and projection, do not take away from its overall appeal, making it a good choice for those appreciating subtler scents.

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