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15 Scents That Drive Men Wild

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We as women care deeply about what we look — and smell like.

Most of us have a special beauty regime we do every day that includes lathering our bodies with delicious-smelling body washes and spraying ourselves with our favorite perfumes.

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Luckily, men notice these little efforts, and they are drawn to specific scents in women. 

Here are the 15 scents that drive men wild:

Are you curious as to what types of scents turn men on? Conveniently, we polled men and got the scoop on the perfumes and fragrances that make a woman absolutely irresistible.

Keep reading to find out just what makes men swoon.

1. Mario Badescu Coconut Body Butter

"I love when a woman smells like a coconut. It just reminds me of the sun, beach, and vacation. What can be better than that?" —Mike, 41

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2. Tommy Girl Lotion, and Coco by Coco Chanel

"If I had to pick an actual product, it's a tie between Tommy Girl lotion and Coco by Coco Chanel. The former smells fresh, while the latter smells sexy and a touch dangerous." —Tom, 33

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3. Sof Lemon Verbena Bar Soap

"I get really aroused when my girlfriend smells like oranges, lemons, or grapefruits. It's sexy yet not overpowering." —Chad, 24

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4. Rustic Maka Vanilla Lip Balm

"I love when my lady wears vanilla. It reminds me of cooking and baking and there's nothing sexier to me than a woman who can do both." —Jim, 48

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5. Light Blue by Dolce & Gabbana

"When a woman wears Light Blue by Dolce & Gabbana, I just can't keep my hands off of her. It's that clean, just-got-out-of-the-shower smell that drives me wild." —Nate, 29

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6. Jardin Sur Le Nil by Hermes

"One whiff of my girlfriend's Jardin Sur Le Nil by Hermes perfume and I've got goosebumps. It's that telling combination of a mouthwatering scent and an irresistible woman. 

The scent is complex — it's an indescribable mix of woodsy and citrus flavors that instantly transports me to a foreign wilderness — and only makes me melt deeper into her arms." —Andrew, 24

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7. Burberry Brit

"I like Burberry Brit by Burberry because it reminds me of my girlfriend. It's nice, light, and exotic." —Matthew, 21

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8. Aroma Poetry Breathe Lavender Candle

"My girlfriend uses a lavender candle occasionally and I love it! It just makes me feel so relaxed after a long day at work." —Ryan, 26

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9. Chanel No. 5

"I'm attracted to women who wear Chanel No. 5. It's a sophisticated scent that turns me on." —Adam, 28

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10. Cool Water by Davidoff

"I really like it when women wear Cool Water by Davidoff. It smells really light and it's not too strong. It can be worn year-round and one spray is enough to last a lady the whole day." —Josh, 30

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11. Snow Arctic Frost Mouthwash

The scent of mint is underrated. It's refreshing and feels clean and make-out ready. - Sasha, 36

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12. Born Dreamer by Charli D'Amelio 

I had to ask my girlfriend what scent she wore — I'll be honest, I had no idea — but turns out, she wears this and it smells amazing. -Mike, 31

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13. Wax Buffalo Classic Pumpkin Candle

Turns out there's actual science behind pumpkin being an aphrodisiac; who knew? -Alex, 34

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14. Curie Juniper Eucalyptus Full Body Deodorant Spray

I feel like we forget to mention the importance of wearing nice-smelling deodorant. -Colin, 34 

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15. Les Deux No. 3

I like the mix of sandalwood & patchouli. It's kind of hippie-hot. -Jordan, 34

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Anna Friedman is a writer who focuses on relationships and romance. Andrea Zimmerman is the editor-at-large at Yourtango.

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