- Mint - Improved mental and cognitive performance
- Coriander - Anti-anxiety
- Bergamot - Anti-anxiety
- Black Licorice - Strong aphrodisiac
- Sandalwood - Aphrodisiac
For more information and links to scientific studies please refer to Poised Aroma's free Science of Scents eBook.
Introduced in 1993 by Paco Rabanne Black Xs is a masculine scent that opens up with Mint, Coriander and bergamot. The middle notes include Juniper berry, black licorice and wildflowers, finishing off with sandalwood, musk and cedarwood. Black Xs is recommended for evening wear.