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Adidas Pure Game Male Eau de Toilette 100 ml
Adidas Pure Game Male Eau de Toilette 100 ml
Price: £3.49

5.0 out of 5 stars A lot better than you'd expect!, 17 Feb. 2015
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This is fantastic. It lasts for quite a while (around 4 hours) and projects quite far.

I have fragrances which cost a lot more than this and don't perform as well.

The scent is fresh and fruity.

Highly recommended.


Microsoft Natural Ergo Keyboard 4000 - UK Layout
Microsoft Natural Ergo Keyboard 4000 - UK Layout
Price: £28.98

5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing keyboard!, 12 Feb. 2015
As a Computer Science student, I was looking for a keyboard which wouldn't get my wrists tired and aching from a lot of typing.

I did a web search for the best keyboard for regular computer users, and to my surprise this came up as one of the best.

Why to my surprise? Because there is the massive split in the middle of the keyboard to keep your wrists spaced apart, so I thought that this would slow down your typing. Boy, was I wrong! I can type at the same speed as I did and it only took me about 30 minutes to get used to it! The split in the middle to keep your wrists spaced apart, the leather wrist rest to stop your wrist from hurting from the edge of your hard desk and the slope of the keyboard makes typing so comfortable!

It is connected to your computer using a good length USB cable. It is just plug and play - the software for mapping the hotkeys is automatically installed.

On the top left, you have 3 hot keys:
1 - 'Home' => opens your web browser
2 - 'Search' => opens your search for searching files. I changed this very easily to just open google as I don't search files any way
3 - 'Email' => opens your email program. I changed mine to open the gmail website very easily

At the top you have 5 numbered 'favourite' hotkeys which you can program as you like. You can make them open a website or open a program installed on your computer or open a file. So you can set each of these to open word, excel etc.

On the right of this, you have your volume controls:
1 - 'Mute'
2 - 'Lower volume'
3 - 'Louder volume'
4 - 'Play / pause'

The hotkey all the way to the top right of the keyboard is for opening a calculator - VERY VERY VERY USEFUL!

There is a zoom switch for easily zooming in and out when viewing websites for example. This is located in the split of the keyboard.

At the bottom of the keyboard you have 2 buttons (left and right), which when using a web browser goes back a page, or forward a page. Under this you have your status lights. Very good place as you can see these lights to make sure you don't have caps lock on for example without moving your hands off the keyboard.

The comfort, programmable hotkeys and the design makes using this keyboard a breeze. I don't know how I've survived without it!

I highly recommend this keyboard for anyone who uses their computer a lot. It doesn't take long to get used to, and can really save your wrists from strain!


Scottish Fine Soaps Classic Male Grooming Body Bar 200g
Scottish Fine Soaps Classic Male Grooming Body Bar 200g
Price: £4.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Very nice!, 3 Feb. 2015
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Very nice packaging and the soap bar looks very nice indeed! Smells refreshing and clean.

Would be perfect for yourself or as a gift.

I do have to agree with another review that I think it does dry your skin a bit though.


HiM by Hanae Mori Eau de Toilette 100ml
HiM by Hanae Mori Eau de Toilette 100ml
Offered by Online Beauty Buys
Price: £40.35

5.0 out of 5 stars Highly recommended!, 2 Feb. 2015
This is absolutely fantastic, and for an EDT this lasts for a long time and projects very well! I would say this lasts for about 8 hours and projects quite far during the first 4-5 hours.

The bottle is nice and interesting, and I think the colours describe it well - it's a woody and warm fragrance.

Fragrances should match your personality. This fragrance to me isn't all that masculin and that's what I like about it. Very suited to gentlemen, both young and old alike although I would say for over 20's.

The Hanae Mori proverb states that 'fragrance accomplishes in moments what conversation achieves in hours'.

I highly recommend it. I first smelt it from a sample and I was just blown away!


Lanvin Avant Garde Eau de Toilette for Men 100 ml
Lanvin Avant Garde Eau de Toilette for Men 100 ml
Offered by Direct Beauty
Price: £20.70

5.0 out of 5 stars A great find!, 16 Jan. 2015
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This is a great find! I read up reviews on it - and they all highly recommend this fragrance.

At first when I looked at the price, I thought it wouldn't be very good, but I was wrong.

It has a nice scent. The best way to describe it is tobacco mixed with honey. It gives a nice warm feeling perfect for the colder seasons.

Presented in a nice bottle and box, this would make the perfect gift.

I would say that this is suitable for any age, and perfect for those formal occasions.


Giorgio Beverly Hills Red Homme Eau de Toilette - 100 ml
Giorgio Beverly Hills Red Homme Eau de Toilette - 100 ml
Price: £13.31

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Smells very good!, 7 Jan. 2015
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After purchasing Giorgio Beverly Hills for men and being very impressed with it, I thought I'd give this a try. I like my fragrances to last long and project well, and this is what Giorgio Beverly Hills gives you.

Red for men lasts for a long time, and projects to a far distance so a lot of people will smell you. Unfortunately, a lot of fragrances today even very expensive ones struggle to offer these 2 main properties.

It has a fresh and spicy leather fragrance which can be quite strong as soon as you spray it, but as it dries the scent becomes very good and very nice to smell!

I would say this is a winter fragrance, I wouldn't personally wear this during summer due to the woodiness and leather inside this juice. I would also recommend this for late afternoon or evenings, but really you can easily wear this all day.

The box is very nice and would make a great gift. The bottle is average but the sprayer is very good.

This fragrance to me shows off a man who is successful but doesn't necessarily have to work hard for his success; it defines someone who has romance as a much higher priority than work - perhaps this is why I think this makes a perfect fragrance for late afternoons and evenings.

I spent a while trying to figure out why they called this red. There is a carnation note in this fragrance which is a red flower. Carnations have a light scent, but you have to get close to them to appreciate them. That's just my opinion on why they called it red, but maybe that's why I find this as a fragrance for men with romance on their mind.......

You need to try this. It's definitely worth the money and easily beats a lot of fragrances in my collection!

I hope this review has helped.


TRIXES New Black Headset Headphone Microphone for XBox 360 XBox Live
TRIXES New Black Headset Headphone Microphone for XBox 360 XBox Live
Offered by Digiflex
Price: £5.99

3.0 out of 5 stars Good but uncomfortable, 5 Jan. 2015
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This does the job. You can hear others clearly, and they can hear you clearly.

You just need to plug it into the controller and that is all.

The main downside is it is very uncomfortable and feels like it will snap at any moment.


Giorgio Beverley Hills Yellow Eau de Toilette for Men - 118 ml
Giorgio Beverley Hills Yellow Eau de Toilette for Men - 118 ml
Price: £12.15

5.0 out of 5 stars You need to get this!, 5 Jan. 2015
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I was looking for a fragrance which was very good in terms of longevity (how long the scent lasts) and sillage (how it projects).

I came across this one after doing a bit of research. A lot of people have stated that this fragrance lasts very long and projects extremely well.

When I first spray it, I smell it straight away which is a bit unusual as with other fragrances I really have to smell my wrist to be able to pick them up - so I was happy that this fragrance is very powerful. I pick up a powdery smell at first which slowly dries out to become a nice sweet and woody fragrance. This to me is what a fragrance for men should smell like. Due to the woodiness of the fragrance I would say this is more of a winter fragrance, HOWEVER you should have no problem at all wearing this during all seasons.

I don't think this has any particular age range as I think anyone can wear this. To me, this gives off the image of a powerful and successful man.

The box is very nice and looks more expensive than it actually is. The bottle is decent with a lid which you just pull off (so be careful when travelling in case it falls off). The sprayer is excellent! It sprays a nice amount with a good distribution area.

This makes a perfect everyday fragrance. This juice is very powerful so a couple of sprays should be enough. Because of this, the value is outstanding.

I've owned fragrances which have cost me hundreds, and I would say that this beats a lot of them!

The ones I received are the newer reformulated versions. You can tell from the colour of the juice (light green) but either way the reformulation is fantastic. It isn't as good as the original, but still is extremely close.

Definitely give it a try. I've ordered more as it's just such a winner at the price.


Grey Flannel by Geoffrey Beene Eau de Toilette Spray 120ml
Grey Flannel by Geoffrey Beene Eau de Toilette Spray 120ml
Offered by homeshop3000
Price: £14.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Very good, 4 Jan. 2015
This projects well and lasts for a long time. Unfortunately, some people love this, but you also get people who hate this fragrance but I really don't see why.

I purchased this, then when looking online people have said that they absolutely hated this fragrance. This got me worried, but when I received it and tried it on I really don't understand why - it really isn't bad at all! It reminds me a lot of my barber shop - it has that clean woody, powdery smell.

The bottle is nice and unique, it looks more expensive than it actually is. It even comes with a case / bag.

If you're put off by the people online doing the "Grey Flannel challenge" where people try smelling it for the first time in an expectation to be shocked, don't be. There's always going to be a chain effect where people think that if one person says it smells bad, then it must smell bad, but this is definitely not bad smelling at all.

Give it a try. You may like it, you may not, but I just think that this fragrance deserves more recognition and appreciation than it currently receives.


Dvb Beckham Intimately for Men Eau de Toilette - 75 ml
Dvb Beckham Intimately for Men Eau de Toilette - 75 ml
Price: £9.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars EXCELLENT, Just give it a try!, 26 Dec. 2014
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This smells really good. It's spicy and woody and so it is very good for a colder season although I can see this being worn in the warmer seasons as well so it is a good all rounder.

The scent has really amazed me. I have fragrances which cost a lot more than this and smell no where near as good.

There are however a few things I dislike about this:
- The lid can be quite hard to take off (but at least it won't fall off during journeys etc)
- It doesn't last as long as I'd like it to; maybe about 4 hours top (but you can apply moisturiser to make it last longer)
- Projection is average (this can be seen as a plus point as it makes it a safe fragrance)

To overcome some of these problems, I spray this first on my pulse points and a few on my shirt and then I apply fragrance free moisturiser on top of the perfume. This helps it to last hours longer as it locks the fragrance into place and keeps your skin hydrated. By spraying it on clothes it will last longer than on the skin.

I thought the tough lid was only me being a bit fussy, but I did purchase the intimately for women for a female family member and the first thing she asked me was "how do you get this lid off?!"

Overall, I highly recommend this. It is perfect for the younger ages, I would say under 30. For the price you really cannot go wrong. This makes a good everyday fragrance and I highly urge you to give it a try. Buy it for yourself, or for a loved one or a friend; you just can't go wrong with this - it's such a safe fragrance!


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