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Hit the Notes
While musk and tuberose are commonly tied to sensual scents, crisper types with lavender, lily of the valley, and orange also have a come-hither effect. Research has shown that men find those notes (along with "pumpkin pie") the most provocative, says neurologist Alan Hirsch of the Smell & Taste Treatment and Research Foundation.
L'Occitane Lavande roll-on, $15; at usa.loccitane.com.
Tom Ford Private Blend Lavender Palm eau de parfum, $195/50 ml; at Neiman Marcus.
Evangeline Lilly swept onto the red carpet at The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug premiere in a black slightly sheer Alberta Ferretti gown with a lace overlay and tiers of tulle at the skirt, keeping all accessories to a minimum, save for studs and a gold bracelet.