Dark Rebel

Eau De Toilette by John Varvatos.


The fragrance is inspired by the designer’s return to Detroit, intended for rebellious men who think outside the conventional framework, individuals who march to the beat of their own drum and are not followers. It is advertised by the slogan “From Darkness Comes Light.”

SKU: RLV634 Categories: ,


Dark Rebel by John Varvatos is a Amber Woody fragrance for men launched in 2015. The nose behind this fragrance is Rodrigo Flores-Roux. Top notes are Rum, Sugar Cane, Cardamom, Clary Sage and Artemisia; middle notes are Leather, Fir Resin, Pepper and Styrax; base notes are Tobacco Leaf, Woody Notes, Castoreum, Akigalawood, Mexican Vanilla and Juniper.

The composition is smoky, oriental – woody, with sweet tobacco mixed with sensual, resinous woods. It opens with accords of Jamaican rum, Cuban sugar cane, davana, cardamom and clary sage. The heart includes black leather, fir resin, nutmeg, pepper and styrax. Akigala wood, tobacco leaf, Mexican black vanilla, castereum, balmy wood and juniper are in the base.

Additional information

Fragrance Name

Dark Rebel



Eau De Toilette



Release Decade


Release Year



Fall, Winter

Use time

Evening, Night