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Father’s Day is fast approaching, so we’ve selected some of the best scents, colognes and aftershaves to gift your dad.
Choosing the perfect gift for Father’s Day isn't always an easy task.
Yes, shops have reopened across the UK, allowing us to peruse the shelves and see what's out there, but oftentimes present buying can be overwhelming.
There are, of course, the old faithfuls, such as booze, books, pyjama sets and leather wallets, but another staple Father’s Day gift idea is aftershave.
Not only is there a plethora of colognes to choose from, it’s always nice to be treated to a new signature scent.
So, we’ve rounded up some of the best aftershaves for men to suit every budget and help you champion this Father’s Day.
Holidaying abroad may be off the cards this year, but this lively scent will transport your dad to the ocean.
With earthy sage and sea salt notes, this cologne is great for the summer.
This elegant parfum is bright and spicy, combining vanilla, cedar and sandalwood.
This intense, fruity scent is extremely popular and very affordable.
It's spicy and woody, with apple, black pepper and bergamot notes.
An aromatic scent made up of bergamot, cardamom, basil and sage, Polo Blue is a fresh, sophisticated fragrance.
Made with bergamot extract, this artisanal scent comes in a beautiful, limited-edition porcelain bottle.
This robust cologne is floral, fresh and woody, with a subtle spiciness that will endure even the hottest day.
With a bottle design featuring the brand’s iconic ‘Y’ symbol, this aftershave makes for a great gift for Father’s Day.
Its base includes cedar wood, tonka bean and olibanum, and it also has notes of grapefruit, sage, geranium and lavender.
This contemporary and fresh, summery scent is ideal for the warmer months, combining notes of neroli, tonka and cedar wood.
Aromatic and woody, Bleu de Chanel is a masculine scent with deep sandalwood notes.
This unisex fragrance was designed by leading London perfumer Lyn Harris and is a blend of citrus fruits, lavender, rosemary, with beachy sea moss notes.
Get Dad into the summer spirit with this fresh, yet woody and leathery fragrance.
With a birch wood and papyrus base, this woody yet fruity scent plays on nostalgia.
At its heart is jasmine and cedar, with base notes of cinnamon, sensual woods and patchouli.
One of Calvin Klein's signature scents, IN2U is zingy and citrusy, with base notes of musk and cedar wood.
In true Versace style, this aftershave bottle is a thing of beauty.
As well notes of mint, lemon and apple, at its base is vanilla, oak moss and cedar wood.
This heady eau de parfum is woody, with amber, patchouli and moss base notes and a top note of cardamom.
Man Ice is overall quite fruity, with top notes of bergamot, cedrat and mandarin. It also contains musk, moss, dry amber and vetiver notes.
This scent is both floral and peppery, with notes of rose, chilli pepper, patchouli and cedar wood.
An oldie but a goodie, 1 Million is one of the best selling aftershaves for men - it’s also pretty budget-friendly.
The scent itself is salty, with notes of leather, citrus resin and cashmeran.
The fashion retailer announced earlier this year that it would be teaming up with Jo Malone to create a range of new scents.
This summery, gender-neutral fragrance is ideal for Father's Day.
Utilising pink pepper from Peru, violet leaves, ginger, tobacco and blackcurrant, this punchy fragrance is an unusual by gorgeous blend.
This delicious fragrance is floral, woody and fresh. Unmistakably rose-scented, Aesop’s eau de parfum is both spicy and smoky.
Dolce & Gabbana's The One is sensuous and floral, combining notes of bergamot, mandarin, amber and musk.
Molton Brown's line of men's fragrances offer subtlety and sophistication - and this is no different.
Amber and moss are paired with cedar wood and vetiver for sublime results.
If nothing else, Loewe's stunning packaging deserves recognition. This fragrance is drenched with coconut water notes, combined with drift wood, sand lily, mandarin oils and patchouli.
Designed to encapsulate the feeling of a night out in Paris, Celine's Nightclubbing is fun, punchy and sensual.
There are notes of patchouli, tree moss, vanilla, musk and galbanum.
With a high concentration of leather and tobacco, this heavy fragrance draws upon vintage smoking rooms, with worn leather chairs and antique books.
It also has notes of birch, oak moss, black tea and cashmeran.
Moschino is known for its quirky, playful presentation, and Toy Boy’s aftershave comes in a cute bear-shaped bottle.
As well as notes of bergamot, berries, nutmeg and pear, it’s made up of cloves, rose and magnolia.
This unisex scent is warm and delicious, with undertones of orange blossom and vanilla that evoke images of the Mediterranean.