10 Best Musk Cologne for Men

Musk is a standard ingredient in creating some of the world’s best colognes. It’s justified as to why a majority of perfumers swear by this ingredient. From Molton Brown to an Armani, to a Creed or a Jimmy Choo, a majority of the big guns swear by Musk to enhance sensuality in a cologne. Musk is often used in colognes as a raw material as its properties are earthy while also adding a luxurious edge that makes it all the more sensual and exotic.

It blends in so smoothly that just a whiff of it will invoke and do all kinds of things to your senses. It cites masculinity that comes with the animal instinct of the legendary male musk deer. The scent of musks enables men to embrace their raw masculine side while being extraordinarily dapper, sophisticated and not to mention, classy.

We’ve put together some of the most exquisite colognes that include Musk as their primary ingredient which will leave you smelling class apart.

Read on and take a look to be dazzled by its charismatic aura.

 

Ever Wondered What The Smell Of Musk Is?

It is a common misconception that the scent of Musk is loud, heavy, and one that almost makes you feel giddy. Harvested from a male Musk deer, it smells of raw masculinity and the allures of the animal.

The scent of musk never fails to create quite a controversy as it comes from the pheromones of the male musk deer. The smell of it is almost hypnotising, and if you think we’re exaggerating a tad bit much, you’re highly mistaken. This very scent is essential to any cologne formula. Even if used in the smallest of quantities, it gives out the sweetest perfume.

Fragrance notes that come with musk are incredibly subtle and sweet. It balances out its base notes so soothingly that its scent lingers in the air to create a long-lasting fragrance of warmth, depth and intensity.

 

Best Musk Cologne

Here is list of Best Musk Colognes 2020

  • Molton Brown London Milk Musk Cologne
  • Pi By Givenchy Paris
  • Acqua Di Gio Absolu
  • JIMMY CHOO Man
  • John Varvatos Vintage
  • Burberry Touch for Men Eau De Toilette
  • 4711 By Muelhens For Men Cologne
  • Diesel Fuel for Life Pour
  • The Body Shop White Musk
  • Versace Woman Cologne

 

Best Musk Cologne (Musk Fragrance Colognes)

Molton Brown Milk Musk Eau de Toilette

Molton Brown Milk Musk Eau de Toilette, 3.3 fl. Oz

  • Fragrance Notes:
  • Top Notes- elemi resin and milk
  • Middle Notes- musk, vanilla, ambroxan
  • Base Notes- benzoin, tonka bean
  • Season: Spring/ Winter
  • Longevity: 9/10
  • Sillage: 8/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 6/10

It’s time to talk about one of the best Musk colognes created by none other than Molton Brown. This cologne was launched in the year 2020 and created by senior perfumer, Maia Lernout. It is simply irresistible, and we couldn’t help ourselves to place this as number 1. Here’s all that you need to know about this perfume.

If you’re someone that takes an interest in soft, subtle yet make a statement kind of fragrance, this one is your new best pal.

With milky fragrance notes, with a dash of cream, and accords that are lowkey edible, the Molton Brown Milk Musk Eau de Toilette, is something that invokes a sense of delicate sensuality. This cologne also includes fragrance notes of vanilla that blends with elemin and resin into one heavenly potion.

You could opt to wear this cologne during the spring and winter season. It’s fragrance notes work their charm best during these seasons. We suggest you choose to wear it mostly during the night as the scent of musk combined with vanilla on a cold night, is just something else.

It is ideal for wearing the Molton Brown Milk Musk Cologne on any special event or an intimate occasion. It will leave you feeling loved, and at the same time, great about yourself.

The longevity of this cologne is commendable. The notes of white cedarwood and soft musk create a long-lasting fragrance. It stays for about 48 hours before it slowly starts to fade away.

The sillage of this fragrance is excellent, and it lingers in the air for long hours. The sweet musky smell fades away after 48 hours.

 

Pi By Givenchy For Men. Eau De Toilette Spray

Pi By Givenchy For Men. Eau De Toilette Spray 3.3 Ounces

  • Fragrance Notes:
  • Top Notes-  basil, rosemary
  • Heart Notes- Geranium, lily, neroli
  • Base Notes- vanilla, tonka bean, yellow sugar, cedar
  • Season/ Climate: Spring and Summer
  • Longevity: 7/10
  • Sillage: 6/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 6/10

This cologne is the definition of a masterpiece. If the brand itself doesn’t add tons of sophistication, this cologne completes it. Pi Cologne from Givenchy is one that is all things contrasting. Launched in 1998 and created by Alberto Morillas, this cologne is fun and playful at the same time, and it is romantic and sensual.

The fragrance notes of this cologne hit all the right spots by being incredibly enticing. It is an exciting blend of citrusy lemon, herbal basil along with rosemary and pine.

They add a dash of spicy galbanum, orange blossom and geranium to make this blend a tad bit magical. For the finishing touches, warm silky notes mix well to give out a warm, romantic aura.

The Pi Cologne by Givenchy is best suited to be worn during Springs and Summers. The fragrance notes of this cologne work wonder with this weather. The scent of musk mixed with orange blossom and citrusy lemon smell divine on a summer night. It will leave you smelling a solid 10/10 while you embrace the best of your spirits.

It is ideal for wearing this perfume on date nights or an intimate gathering that is close to your heart. This cologne gives you an edge for a romantic date with your loved one. Just a spray of this, and you’d be smelling of perfection.

The longevity of Pi is definitely above average. It lasts for about 24-36 hours before fading away. The fragrance notes of musk when mixed with citrusy lemon and rosemary create a long-lasting effect.

The sillage of this cologne is moderate. It lingers in the air for a couple of hours before giving away. The scent of musk and pine together raise the levels of sillage.

 

Acqua di Giò Absolu Eau de Parfum Spray, Men

Acqua di Giò Absolu Eau de Parfum Spray, Men, 4.2 Fl Oz

  • Fragrance Notes
  • Top Notes: marine-wood
  • Heart Notes: fruit essence
  • Base Notes: woody scent
  • season / Climate: Summer
  • Longevity: 7/10
  • Sillage: 7/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 6/10

This cologne by Giorgio Armani is an absolute stunner. It was launched in the year 2015. It aims at expressing—masculinity and sensuality in their purest form. As the name suggests, this cologne takes its base for its love for the essence of water.

Fragrance notes of this cologne that include a fruity punch, a woody base and the most essential, marine notes come together in harmony. This blend of fragrance notes creates a beautiful scent that is just too irresistible to miss. It is fresh, and it is dewy. If you’re someone who takes an interest in water and the smell of it, you’ll love this one immensely.

The perfect season to wear this cologne would be during summer. On a hot day, when your all set out to be outdoors, this cologne could make your day. It is fresh; it is refreshing and smells of all kinds of confidence.

It is ideal for wearing the Acqua di Giò Absolu on days you find yourself outdoors. It could be business meetings, a brunch or on a day that involves a lot of activity. This cologne will keep you feeling refreshed all day long.

The longevity of this cologne is something to appreciate. It lasts for 24 hours before it slowly starts to fade away. Fragrance notes of the essence of water when mixed with a hint of musk create a long-lasting effect.

Sillage levels of this cologne are average. Fragrance note of wood when mixed with water enable the scent to linger in the air for a couple of hours.

 

JIMMY CHOO Man Eau de Toilette Spray

JIMMY CHOO Man Eau de Toilette Spray

  • Fragrance Notes:
  • Top Notes: lavender and musk
  • Heart Notes: mandarin spray
  • Base Notes: pink pepper
  • season / Climate: monsoon/ Winter
  • Longevity: 8/10
  • Sillage: 7/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 5/10

This cologne created by John Varvatos was launched in the year 2006. If you’re one to find bliss in rebellion and embracing your confidence, Jimmy Choo’s Man Eau de Toilette Spray is something you’d adore. This cologne is incredibly masculine with woody fragrance notes, which enhances the scent of freshness and fresh aroma.

Jimmy Choo’s fragrance notes consist of ingredients like lavender, mandarin spray, and a dash of musk.

This potion is quite intense to some. Honeydew, along with pink pepper, is blended to create a smooth edge. All of these ingredients are the essence of masculine aroma that combines exceptionally well to give you a new overpowering yet pleasant cologne.

You could opt for this cologne during Monsoon and Winter. All of these fragrance notes blend well and give out a scent that will smell great in the cold, damp season. It will leave you feeling warm, in control and confident.

JIMMY CHOO’s Man Eau de Toilette Spray is ideal for wearing if you are in a mood to step out to party and have some fun. The scent of this makes you feel rebellious and exciting. You could also opt for this on an intimate date night to stir up some fun.

The longevity of this cologne is admirable. It lasts for 36 hours before slowly fading away. The fragrance notes of musk combined with honeydew and pink pepper enable a longlasting effect.

The sillage level of this cologne is decent. It lingers in the air for a few hours before giving away.

 

John Varvatos Vintage Men’s Cologne Spray EDT

John Varvatos Vintage Men's Cologne Spray, 4.2 fl. Oz. EDT

  • Fragrance Notes:
  • Top Notes: Soapy Juniper
  • Heart Notes: Lavender and Basil accord
  • Base notes: moss
  • season / Climate: Spring, Summer and Winter
  • Longevity: 6/10
  • Sillage: 8/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 7/10

John Varvatos launched this cologne in the year 2006. This cologne screams to bring back the Vintage era. It takes you back to the ’80s, and if you’re someone who might enjoy time-travel, this cologne could be your sweet spot. It is dapper, sophisticated and comes with an old school charm.

The fragrance notes of John Varvatos Vintage Men’s Cologne is quite an eye-catcher. It lets you in on a whiff of Santolina, soapy juniper, with a blend of bergamot. The scent of lavender and basil accord is blended to create a potion that soothes your senses.

This cologne awakens the vintage masculinity that is nothing but gentlemanly.

You could wear this cologne during spring, summer and winter.

Its fragrance notes enhance and add an edge during these seasons. It will leave you feeling manly, poise and confident.

An ideal time to wear this would be on a day where you find yourself laid back and relaxing. It could be to brunch or even a quick meeting. You’ll feel calm, composed yet powerful.

The longevity of this cologne is for about 12-16 hours. The fragrance notes of lavender mixed with musk and soapy juniper enable a long-lasting effect.

The sillage level of the cologne is excellent. Since it’s fragrance notes are quite capturing, it lingers in the air for long hours before fading away.

 

Burberry Touch Eau De Toilette for Men

Best Musk Cologne

  • Fragrance Notes:
  • Top Notes: Tonka Bean, musk
  • Heart Notes: woody base
  • Base Notes: fruity essence
  • season / Climate: Spring, summer, winter
  • Longevity: 9/10
  • Sillage: 8/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 7/10

This cologne from Burberry is a breath of fresh air that any and every man would love to add to their cologne collection. It comes with fragrance notes that are a blend of musk, fruity punch and a dash of Tonka bean. Jean-Pierre Bethouart came up with this cologne in the year 2000. Since this is quite an intense mix, to create a lighter, softened scent, a woody fragrance is added along. This woody scent enables a perfume that smells heavenly, not too light neither too strong.

This potion creates an enigmatic, profound and a warm fragrance that will make you smell of compassion, masculine energy and at the same time sets you class apart.

Burberry Touch Eau De Toilette is suitable to wear in all the seasons since its ingredients are quite universal. They blend with the weather exceptionally smooth to give out a scent that calms and instils a feeling of bliss, confidence and contentedness. This cologne adds a luxurious edge to your personality.

It is ideal for wearing this cologne at any given time, be it day or night. If you’re in a mood to feel good about yourself, dress your best, and this cologne will be the ultimate completion of your attire.

The longevity of the Burberry cologne is excellent.

It lasts for 48 hours before fading away. The sillage of this cologne is just as unique as its longevity. Due to how smooth its fragrance notes blend, this cologne lingers in the air for long hours.

 

4711 By Muelhens For Men. Eau De Cologne Splash

4711 By Muelhens For Men. Eau De Cologne Splash

  • Fragrance Notes:
  • Top Notes: Citrus Oils
  • Base Notes: lemon and musk
  • Heart Notes: sandalwood and orange
  • season / Climate: Spring and summer
  • Longevity: 6/10
  • Sillage: 6/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 5/10

This fragrance works its charm on both men and women. It was launched in the year 1792 and designed by the House of Muelhens.

4711 is a unisex cologne that has fragrance notes that are just splendid. They consist of citrus oils, lemon and orange mixed with sandalwood oil into a delicate fragrance. It has a fruity punch added to it that enhances a strong scent that is adored by both sexes.

You could wear 4711 during summer, and spring as these fragrance notes are enhanced during this season. It leaves you feeling refreshed and dewy. The fragrance notes of citrus oils and lemons give out an enriching scent that empowers your senses.

It is ideal for wearing this cologne during brunches, cocktail parties, sangria nights. This cologne leaves you feeling elements of fun, and its light rose essence instils a vibrant aura in you.

The longevity of this cologne is lowkey average. It lasts for about 16-24 hours before fading away. Since the fragrance notes of rose and lemon are subtle, it lingers in the air for a couple of hours only making the sillage level moderate.

 

Diesel Fuel for Life Pour Homme Men Eau-de-toilette Spray by Diesel

Diesel Fuel for Life Pour Homme Men Eau-de-toilette Spray by Diesel, 1.7 Ounce

  • Fragrance Notes:
  • Top Notes: almond
  • Base Notes: musk
  • Heart Notes: cream
  • season / Climate: Spring and winter
  • Longevity: 8/10
  • Sillage: 8/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 9/10

Annick Menardo created this perfume in the year 2007. This cologne from Diesel is all things hunky and masculine.

The packaging itself says volume about what the cologne has to offer. Its fragrance notes consist of musk that blends with almond and cream into a soothing scent.

They are subtle yet embrace you with rawness and power that leaves you feeling fresh, confident and adventurous.

An ideal season to wear this cologne would be Winter and spring. The fragrances are enhanced and soothe your senses during this time of the year. You could wear this on a day where you find yourself outdoors being active. It is refreshing and keeps you feeling energetic and composed.

The longevity of this cologne is excellent. Due to fragrance notes of almond and musk, this scent lasts for about 36-38 hours. Its sillage levels are also incredible, and it lingers in the air for hours together before fading away.

 

The Body Shop White Musk Eau De Parfum Perfume

The Body Shop White Musk Eau De Parfum Perfume

  • Fragrance Notes:
  • Top Notes: Iris and Jasmine
  • Base Notes: peach and rose
  • Heart Notes: musk
  • season / Climate: Spring, Monsoon, Winter
  • Longevity: 6/10
  • Sillage: 6/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 9/10

White Musk is elite, and it adds quite the luxurious edge to any cologne. Body Shop has come up with this fragrance that is captivating and enhances how you feel about yourself. With fragrance notes that are jasmine, rose mixed with iris, amber and peach, this cologne is a perfect match if you’re looking to smell of divinity.

The best season to wear this perfume is during Spring, Monsoon and winter. They give out a scent that fills your senses with warmth and a deep rawness. It might be ideal for wearing this perfume on a date night or an intimate gathering.

The longevity and sillage of this cologne are moderate. It lasts for about 18 hours before fragrance notes of iris and peach start to fade away slowly.

 

Versace Woman by Versace for Women Eau de Parfum Spray

Best Musk Cologne

  • Fragrance Notes:
  • Top Notes: Jasmine
  • Base Notes: Eglantine
  • Heart Notes: Musk, bergamot
  • season / Climate: Winter
  • Longevity: 8/10
  • Sillage: 8/10
  • Budget Friendliness: 6/10

Created in the year 2000 by Perfumer Christine Nagel, Versace’s cologne is one that turns heads with its drawing scent. It is a potion of fragrance notes that include jasmine, bergamot, eglantine. This cologne is your go-to to give you a vibe of Marilyn Monroe. It is all things classy, dapper and luxurious. These fragrance notes enhance the smell of musk and give out a scent that is just captivating.

Winters are when this cologne works its best. The season of love calls for something romantic and luxurious. Date nights are an occasion you could wear Versace’s cologne.

The longevity and sillage levels of this perfume are excellent as they last for about 36 hours.

 

Conclusion:

These are some of the best musk colognes we have in store for you. It is never a wrong time to smell and feel your best. However, our most adored cologne would be Pi by Givenchy Paris. It is an absolute stunner with fragrance notes that hit all of your sweet spots. Its had to miss this one.

2020 is all about self-love and love for colognes that enhance your personality. What better way to do with some of the best musk colognes in store? Spurge a little, smelling your best is always an elite compliment and too many compliments are never enough compliments.