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18 Candle Scents To Drive A Man Wild

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As we approach winter, it's time that we all start upping our candle scent game again.

RELATED: 15 Scents That Drive Men Wild

If you're like us, you love to have your home smelling nice but you’re also just a little bit indecisive.

Choosing just one candle fragrance is hard — especially finding one that he'll like.

There's actually a way to effectively change up your candle game without breaking the bank or having your home smell like you just walked through a cloud of noxious perfume gas.

You won't be blowing big bucks on a candle that you'll get sick of in two weeks, either.

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Here are 18 candle scents that drive men wild:

1. Perpetual Bliss Lucid Dreams 

Imagine a summer meadow drenched in the morning sunlight and rows of lavender flowers gently shifting in a light breeze.

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2. Rukske Willow

The fragrance is immediately bold. Top notes of green leaves and orange set the stage while vanilla, guaiacwood, and tree moss ground the presentation into a profile that is at once unexpected and addicting.

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3. The Worthington Collection Private Chef 

Float on a fluffy cloud of buttery goodness as notes of sweet orange, almond, berry, and heliotrope freshen the air.

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4. Nox and Vesta Sorrento

As the region of Sorrento is known for its limoncello, this candle will offer you serenity beneath a lemon tree and tickle your nose with the scent of fresh, ripe tomatoes nearby. 

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5. Noa Lux Noir Rose 

Slip into a dark fantasy with notes of spicy pink peppercorn, juicy plum, seductive black rose, and sweet and earthy patchouli. 

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6. Coppermill Kitchen Vintage French Inspired Peach Sangria 

This candle gives off an old-world romance vibe featuring notes of peach sangria, strawberries, blackberries, and mandarin rind.

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7. Vita Mia Oakmoss and Amber 

This fresh fragrance reminds us of our favorite sunrise hikes in nature.

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8. Santa's Naturals Fraser Fir 

Twinkling lights, fresh spruce over the mantle, crackling fires: a quintessential, fresh-cut Christmas tree scent.

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9. Opal Road Afterglow

Top notes of grapefruit and red currant; middle notes of lily of the valley and peach; base notes of black currant and geranium. 

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10. Artistscent Circles 

Bamboo leaves + peony blossom + ylang-ylang = bliss. 

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11. Wixology Cocktail Inspired Bourbon 

This candle aims to capture the chocolate, vanilla, and bourbon aromatics that resemble the essence of a delicious bourbon cocktail.

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12. Roam Christmas Hearth 

A fresh and woodsy scent with notes of eucalyptus, pine, fir, clove, and cedar wood.

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13. Bowen Island Company She Thought She Could

Top notes of crisp lemon, herbal moss, white clove, and cool mint; middle notes of grey cedar, vetiver, patchouli, ylang-ylang; base notes of amber, rosewood, and vanilla.

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14. Nanor ATHEIA 

"The scent reminds me of a luxe hotel that I never want to leave."

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15. Just Gyv Papaya Agua Fresca

Notes of papaya, raspberry, vanilla, and black currant.

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16. Candlecan Ripe Strawberries 

Is there a yummier scent than strawberries and cream? 

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17. Glasshouse Kyoto In Bloom

You have arrived in the full bloom of spring, on a path of camellia, lotus, and amber to cherry blossoms.

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18. MENU Olfacte Candle in Chapter 

Top notes of Japanese hinoki wood, lemon, and cardamom are rooted in the splendor of sequoia, patchouli, and a subtle amber base.

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Kelsey Marshall is a freelance writer who focuses on love and relationships. Andrea Zimmerman is the editor-at-large of Yourtango.

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