Kenneth Cole Reaction cologne is a light and refreshing scent, with prominent notes of watermelon, apple, and cantaloupe.
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Launched in 2004 and created by perfumer Frank Voelkl it’s considered a fruity aromatic fragrance for men.
Below is our short but detailed Kenneth cole reaction cologne review.
How does Kenneth Cole Reaction smell?
If you love your summer colognes to be a fruit bomb, you’re in luck.
The reaction for Men starts with top notes of:
- green apple
Patchouli and lily of the valley emerge in the heart notes with sandalwood and musk base notes balance it out.
Reaction EDT is a very youthful, sweet scent. I found the watermelon and melon dominated the scent.
After the top notes wore off (an hour or so), the rest of the notes became more of a skin scent.
That said, while not exactly original, it is a light and refreshing crowd-pleaser. Expect lots of compliments.
Who Should Buy It?
I would recommend Reaction EDT by Kenneth Cole for younger men who like the sweet, playfulness of the fragrance.
It’s perfect for casual, summer-time events and would be a good cologne to have in your collection for a hot summer day when you want a refreshing scent boost.
The reaction is also quite affordable so even a blind buy won’t break the bank.
One note of caution: it doesn’t last long or project well beyond the top notes so you may find yourself needing to reapply throughout the day.
Kenneth Cole Reaction Cologne Review Summary
Pros: Bright, melony summer fragrance for guys.
Cons: Below-average longevity.
We certainly hope that this Kenneth cole reaction cologne review will allow you to see what scent is fit for you!
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