Since 2012, the Calvin Klein Encounter for Men (for Him) has been in the market. This incredibly seductive cologne is made to bring out the essence of a male. With actor Alexander Skarsgard as the face of the cologne’s mystery and seductiveness is further brought out. The fragrance is meant to be warm, spicy along with a woody, rum and sweet hints.
The essences of the fragrance are mainly thanks to the top notes of mandarin, cardamom and rum. These mix in well with a perfume core of pepper, Egyptian jasmine, patchouli and cognac. The combination of smells may seem a little boudoir, but they come together perfectly. As for base notes, you get a woody musk to bring out the masculine scent.
Calvin Klein Encounter for Men doesn’t have a bright cheerful mood. It brings a subtle, dark, ominous feel with a hint of mystery. This is perfect for the man who doesn’t want to give away too much of his personality on the first meet.
Let’s hear it from the experts who have used the fragrance. Some say the fragrance is a masterpiece. It exudes a powdery, boozy scent that makes people around you intoxicated (in a seductive way). Although projection is poor, longevity is said to be up to 9 hours. The scent feels mature and somewhat formal too. It is said to be warm and lustful and woodsy on every side.