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Best Post-Workout Fragrances

Best Post-Workout Fragrances

You don’t always have time for a full shower after a long, sweaty workout, but that doesn’t mean you have to settle for smelling musty for the rest of the day. At Perfumania, we’re experts in helping people to smell good, even if you’ve just spent an hour hitting the gym. Here, we’re sharing our top 5 picks for the best post-workout fragrances for both men and women. 

1. Kenneth Cole Reaction

From a deep sandalwood starting place and laced with fruity hints of citrus and tart apples, Kenneth Cole Reaction is sure to get you from stale to fresh in an instant. Packaged by Chad Levine and Kenneth Cole, this masculine scent is ready to make you really stand out post-workout, and for all the right reasons! Strong enough for even the toughest exercise regime while still casual enough for daily use, you won’t go wrong with Kenneth Cole Reaction. 

Scent Notes:

Top - Green Apple, Lime, and Watermelon and Melon Rind. 

Mid - Patchouli and Sweet Muguet.

Base - Musk and Sandalwood. 

2. Flowerbomb Eau De Parfum Spray for Women by Viktor & Rolf

Light and refreshing while still possessing enough bright fragrance to cover any post-workout stinkiness, Flowerbomb Eau De Parfum Spray For Women by Viktor & Rolf is the kind of feminine scent you’ll be wearing day after day. A cult favorite, Flowerbomb combines sweet floral scents with spicy and earthy notes to create a complex and sophisticated everyday fragrance. 

Scent Notes:

Top - Tea, Osmanthus, and Bergamot

Mid - African Orange Flower, Jasmine, Rose, Orchid, and Freesia

Base - Patchouli and Musk

3. L.12.12 White for Men by Lacoste

Like the famous Lacoste polo shirts, L.12.12 White For Men by Lacoste is sophisticated, simple, and masculine. Strong without being overpowering, L.12.12 Blanc can make a statement, or be used to just mask the evidence of your most recent workout. 

Scent Notes:

Top - Cardamom, Cedar Leaf, Rosemary, and Grapefruit

Mid - Ylang-Ylang and Mexican Tuberose

Base - Cedar, Suede, and Leather

4. Cool Water for Women by Davidoff

Sweet and fruity, Cool Water For Women by Davidoff smells like all of the world’s most refreshing things like fresh fruits and berries. Spritzing yourself with Cool Water after a workout can actually help you to cool down and relax. 

Scent Notes: 

Top - Pineapple, Quince, Black Current, Lily, Lemon, and Melon

Mid - Honey, Hawthorn, Jasmine, Lily of the Valley, Water Lily, and Rose

Base - Blackberry, Violet Root, Raspberry, Vanilla, Peach, and Vetiver 

5. Touch by Burberry

Fresh and feminine, Burberry Touch For Women By Burberry Eau De Parfum Spray will be your new go-to gym bag perfume, but you might just want to break it out on your days off as well. Classy like all Burberry perfumes, this is the scent you’ll want to use after your early morning pre-work workout or before heading to Saturday morning brunch.

Scent Notes:

Top - Black Currant, Pink Peppercorn, Cranberry, and Cassis 

Mid - Jasmine, Tuberose, and Lily of the Valley

Base - Cedarwood, Vanilla, and Oakwood


Pick up any of these or browse hundreds of other luxury scents when you visit Perfumania online. 

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