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Acqua Di Parma Colonia

An elegant timeless scent filled with a fresh, luminous blend of natural ingredients like Bulgarian rose, Sicilian citrus fruits, lavender, and verbena.Notes:Bergamot, Citrus, Lemon, Bitter Orange, Sweet Orange, English Lavender, Bulgarian or Damascene Rose, Verbena, Clary Sage, Rosemary, Cedarwood, Patchouli, Sandalwood, Vetiver, Oakmoss.Style:Classic. Timeless. Natural.
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Questions & Answers for Acqua Di Parma Colonia

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Is this for men or women?
asked 5 years, 7 months ago
Petta
(New York, NY)
on Colonia
5 answers
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answer 1
It is considered unisex. If you are looking for a bright, obviously feminine scent, this is not for you.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
maeita
(Los Angeles, CA)
answer 2
I think of it as a men's scent, but it could work for a woman who likes clean, citrusy, woodsy scents.
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
pann
(Philadelphia, PA)
answer 3
I was introduced to this scent by a friend in Italy. Cary Grant wore it and so did Audrey Hepburn. I'm a woman and I wear it all the time. Light, not heavy, not drugstore smelling. Old lady? Hardly. It's not for someone who thinks Obsession smells good. It's subtle and refined.
answered 4 years, 5 months ago
davisel
(San Francisco, CA)
answer 4
It can be used by men and women. It's a fabulous scent you will absolutely love
answered 4 years, 10 months ago
calita
(St. Robert, MO)
answer 5
I think this can be worn by both men and women. The scent is neutral enough.
answered 5 years, 7 months ago
leesa923
(Dalas, TX)
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Does Acqua di Parma comme in a yellow box like some of their other colognes?
asked 3 years, 10 months ago
loubidou
(Montreal, Province of Quebec, Canada)
on Colonia
5 answers
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answer 1
My Acqua came in a yellow round box - the bottle fit tightly in the box. You can either leave in or take it out if you want to leave on your dresser or shelf.
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
rp2chil
answer 2
Mine came in a round yellow box
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
alanad
answer 3
Yes, this comes in the yellow box.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
rusticdove
(Woodbine, MD)
answer 4
Yes, it comes in a yellow cylinder box.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
bbmcgee
(Hesperia, CA)
answer 5
The sample came in a Yellow/Orange Case
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
pauldt
(Carrollton, TX)
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Is this a men's scent or womans?
asked 6 years, 5 months ago
msfoom
(chandler, az)
on Colonia
3 answers
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answer 1
I'm a big believer that if it smells good on you, it can be worn by you. This is marketed as a man's scent, but it smells great on women too. Just ignore the label.
answered 4 years, 6 months ago
emmtilt
(Boston, MA)
answer 2
This is more of a man scent.
answered 4 years, 10 months ago
DabidNY
(New York, NY)
answer 3
I think it's definitely unisex. Like my other review, I did not like this scent at all, but I think it must smell differently on other people. I was confused about the different varieties of the Acqua de Parma......colonia, colonia absoluta, colonia intense, perfumo (I think) is another one.....it just did not smell right on me, but I know folks who wear it, and it smells good on them.
answered 6 years, 2 months ago
lklg
(Memphis,TN)
Question
Can I obtain a sample of Acqua de parma Colonia?
Am very interested in this fragrance, but am unable to find a location that has it in stock to try. Do you have a sample? I am having a hard time finding just the right fragrance as most contemporary fragrances "turn" on me;) And the ones I love have been discontinued (Masaki masaki for example).
asked 4 years, 10 months ago
SEALwife
on Colonia
3 answers
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answer 1
I don't know where you would find a sample of this cologne, but would love to know!! It sounds like a light, citrusy, summer luxury smell but some people say it reminds them of an 'old lady' smell.. not very appealing.
answered 3 years, 11 months ago
forrestyler
(Bassett, VA)
answer 2
The only places I've found this scent in stock were in the Bergdorf's men's department in NYC and in Barney's in Chicago. I'm guessing it's probably in other higher-end department stores and probably perfume boutiques. Have you checked their website?
answered 4 years, 6 months ago
emmtilt
(Boston, MA)
answer 3
This fragrance is only available online so unfortunately it won’t be available to sample at our Sephora store locations. At this time we are unable to send custom samples from our warehouse. We can include three free samples with every Sephora.com order from our current selection. The sample selection is listed on our website and changes frequently, so check back often to see what we're offering. If you decide to order this item and are unhappy with it for any reason, you are able to take it into you local Sephora store with the invoice for a return or exchange.
answered 4 years, 10 months ago
1877SEPHORA
(San Francisco, CA)
Question
Women's fragrance?
I just bought this perfume... Was told it was a top selling women's perfume. When I just looked it up on Sephora's web-site, it says it's a men's cologne. Now I'm a little freaked ou! What's up?
asked 3 years, 5 months ago
mtgofoc
(Orange County, CA)
on Colonia
3 answers
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answer 1
I had the same hesitation, but rest assured, it is a nice crisp feminine scent. I wish Sephora would list under both men and women, to avoid confusion.
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
rp2chil
answer 2
i am defintitely a woman & wear this all.the.time!

Dont worry - if you like it wear it. I guarantee you'll smell fabulous
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
Choppo
(Toronto, Canada)
answer 3
I could see how this could pass for a unisex fragrance (kind of in the same way that CK One does.) It is not a girly fragrance though. I would describe it as lemony and fresh. And as with all fragrances it really depends on how it smells on you. Try it out.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
alanad
Question
is this a man or womens perfume
asked 2 years, 3 months ago
Anonymous
on Colonia
3 answers
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answer 1
this is a unisex scent - either man or woman.
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
rp2chil
answer 2
For men, but a woman could definitely rock it if she is into woody scents! Try a sample.
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
halojones
(Winchester, VA)
answer 3
Traditionally, it's men's.
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
kotori
(Chicago, IL)
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What's the difference between eau the cologne and cologne absoluta?
asked 6 years, 4 months ago
leilabc
(new york)
on Colonia
2 answers
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answer 1
Assoluta is more intense and slightly different in fragrance, with one heavier note that is similar to a wood note.
answered 2 months, 2 weeks ago
pradagirl
(New York)
answer 2
I believe the Absoluta is a richer scent - not as citrusy, bright. A little more complex. Hope that helps.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
rusticdove
(Woodbine, MD)
Question
Is Colonia the original scent?
asked 4 years, 2 months ago
Anonymous
(Stillwater, OK)
on Colonia
2 answers
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answer 1
Yes Colonia is the original Acqua di Parma fragrance.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
rusticdove
(Woodbine, MD)
answer 2
Yes, it is the original scent in their line.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
maeita
(Los Angeles, CA)
Question
does acqua parma come in larger than 1.7oz?
asked 11 months ago
ggtools
(Port Washington NY)
on Colonia
2 answers
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answer 1
My bad, it comes in 3.4 oz size.
answered 2 months, 2 weeks ago
pradagirl
(New York)
answer 2
Not in the US.
answered 2 months, 2 weeks ago
pradagirl
(New York)
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Is the 3.4 oz size a spray bottle or a splash?
asked 3 years ago
Anonymous
(Boston, MA)
on Colonia
1 answer
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answer 1
It is a spray.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
zeli64
(Anchorage, AK)
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