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Summer's not an easy time to be a sexy-scent lover. While warm amber and spicy basenotes make perfect sense in the winter months, those heady blends can feel distinctly out of place on a sweltering-hot summer day. It's almost enough to make a girl go running to the arms of a simple, clean floral fragrance — almost.
So, to keep your discerning nose happy this summer, we sniffed out summer's most seductive scents, courtesy of our favorite niche perfume shop, Min New York. From Kerosene's citrus-and-sandalwood Santalum Slivers, to Histoires de Parfums' tobacco-infused Tubereuse 3, the 10 scents ahead strike the perfect balance between complex and wearable, summery and drop-dead sexy.
Click on for 10 fragrances even the pickiest perfume nerd will love — they should make your fellow subway commuters pretty happy, too.
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21 years ago today, a star was born in Canada. His name was Justin Bieber, and he'd become one of the biggest pop stars on the planet. His star, however, would soon begin to falter. The former YouTube sensation, whose looks spawned an Internet meme, was growing up (and screwing up) before the public eye. His role read