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7 Great Colognes That Beat The Heat

We’ve cracked the code on light cologne for hot days — and have your next go-to summer scent right here.

by Dan Michel
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There’s nothing like a hot summer day to make you realize your fragrance isn’t working. Even if your go-to is a high-end cologne, in the summer heat certain notes — cloves, spice, bourbon — are more likely to wrinkle a nose than to entice. That’s not to say it’s time to back off scents in the heat — far from it. You just want something light, floral, and refreshing for you and those around you. Not sure where to start? Here’s a selection of some timeless favorites — and some newer, interesting scents.