Black Soul Cologne by Ted Lapidus, Black Soul is a men’s woody spicy cologne with warm spicy and balsamic main accords. Released in 2009, this fragrance blends resins, cinnamon, and tolu balsam with mint, guaiac wood, cardamom, and musk. Additional notes include saffron, Chinese cedar, neroli, lemon blossom, and bergamot. With moderate to long lasting longevity and moderate sillage, this scent is best for fall and winter night wear. Perfumer Alexandra Carlin of Symrise is the nose behind this aroma. The flacon is black with a silver topper.