Best Masculine Fragrances for Father’s Day and Graduation

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With graduations and Father’s Day on the horizon, June is a great time to shower the men in your life with the gift of fragrance. Over 60 percent of men aged 18 to 64 wear fragrance occasionally. Whether the man in your life is just entering adulthood or qualifies as a silver fox, a scent is a great way to show how much you care. Of course, you’ll want to choose a cologne that fits his style as well. Luckily, FragranceX is here to help take out some of the guesswork. Get started with some of our favorite masculine fragrances for Father’s Day and graduation.

Our Favorite Fragrances for Father’s Day and Graduation Gifts

Men of all ages can benefit from applying a new cologne every now and then. Maybe dad hasn’t changed his cologne since before you were born. Pick out a modern blend to bring him up to date! Grads, on the other hand, are often new to the world of scent and not sure where to start. Help him find a scent he loves with classic blends that are universally favored.

Modern Fragrances for Men Young and Old

  1. The One Gentleman by Dolce & Gabbana
    This cologne from Dolce & Gabbana features sophisticated but modern notes. Whether you’re purchasing for a man who has proven his manners or one that’s still learning how to behave like a gentleman, The One Gentleman is sure to give him an extra dose of charm.
  2. Eau De Rhubarbe Ecarlate Cologne by Hermes 
    If the man in your life prefers light and subtle men’s fragrance, then Eau De Rhubarbe Ecarlate may fit his style. This fruit-forward cologne is elegant and includes refreshing notes of rhubarb and red berries.
  3. Tom Ford Oud Wood Cologne
    Oud is known for being one of the deepest and richest fragrance materials in the world, making it an excellent note for urban dads and grads. That said, ouds can also get a bit heavy and funky. Tom Ford’s Oud Wood avoids this fragrance faux pas with an elevated blend that features vetiver, cardamom, and pepper.
  4. Nautica Voyage Cologne
    Notes of effervescent lemon and new graduate embraces mom and dadsparkling ginger meet musk and cedarwood for an adventurous and aquatic scent in Nautica Voyage. Dad will be ready to set sail in the boardroom, and your favorite grad will be prepared to take on an adventure, even if he’s surfing the web most of the day.
  5. Kouros Silver by Yves Saint Laurent
    A twist on the original, Kouros Silver puts a modern twist onto the classic scent. With an opening note of apple, the fragrance moves into sensual and woody accords that dance with amber and sage.
  6. Basil & Neroli by Jo Malone
    A prominent top note of basil marks each spritz of this unisex fragrance from Jo Malone. As it moves into the heart, the wearer will discover accords of neroli, vetiver, and white musk. This scent is perfect for a dad or grad that marches to the beat of his own drum.

Classic Colognes with Universal Appeal

  1. Polo Blue Sport by Ralph Lauren
    Shopping for a man’s man? Give your guy a scent that stands out from the crowd with Polo Blue Sport. This mouthwatering blend features an unexpected kick of green apple, sage, and mint. Base notes of sandalwood, oakmoss, and patchouli are sure to keep him feeling fresh all day.
  2. Jean Paul Gaultier Cologne
    This classic blend from perfumer Francis Kurkdjian is sure to garner some attention. The Oriental scent is best suited for cool weather evenings.
  3. Clean Shower Fresh
    If dad’s wearing an overly strong cologne that’s making those around him sneeze, then treat him to a fresh Father’s Day gift. Clean Shower Fresh features bright top notes of lemon and bergamot before settling into a woody and smoky base. Plus, with it’s “just out of the shower” name, it’s a great way to give your grad a gentle nudge that they may want to rethink wearing the same shirt two days in a row.
  4. 1 Million Cologne by Paco Rabanne 
    Make sure your dad, son, nephew, or brother knows that he’s one of a kind with this unmistakable scent from Paco Rabanne. 1 Million Cologne comes in an elegantly gilded bottle and features a rich blend of grapefruit, cinnamon, leather, blood orange, and patchouli.
  5. Light Blue Cologne by Dolce & Gabbana
    Let dad know he’s still got it with a gift that’s sure to make him feel suave. Sparkling citrus top notes give way to a heart of rosemary and Szechuan pepper in this masculine scent. For dads and grads, it’s sure to provide them with an extra dose of charm.
  6. Gentlemen Only by Givenchy
    This men’s cologne offers a fresh and masculine blend of woody, smoky, and earthy notes. It spans the generations, pairing just as well with a man of sophistication as it does with a younger guy looking to add some intrigue to his style.

Cologne is always a thoughtful gift idea, but to really impress, you should make sure the scent matches the wearer. Luckily, at FragranceX, you can find all the greatest Father’s Day Cologne at the lowest prices!! Shop our selection today and make this Father’s Day and graduation season the best yet!

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