Contradiction is a woody oriental fragrance for men, composed of aromatic citrus, woody, fresh spicy and green main accords. An ideal scent for daily wear use, does not overpower the room but stays with boasting longevity.
The top notes are lavender, lime, lemon, mandarin orange and clary sage. The middle notes are filled with cardamom, pepper, nutmeg and coriander. While the base notes are vetiver, sandalwood, musk and ebony wood. Lavender on opening adds a flower aspect that combines with the masculine, spicy components giving a unique smell. The perfumers Carlos Benaim and Pierre Wargnye created this perfume. Calvin Klein released it in the year 1998.