Candlemaking company Boy Smells was launched in the Los Angeles kitchen of cofounders and partners Matthew Herman and David Kien in 2016. Veterans of the fashion industry, Herman and Kien create small batches of rich, gender-neutral fragrances that pair unexpected elements, such as rose and smoke or tomato and honeysuckle. Today, the brand has expanded to include undergarments for all genders and an apothecary line.
Los Angeles-based Boy Smells was launched by Matthew Herman and David Kien in 2016. Pairing unexpected scents like rose and smoke or tomato and honeysuckle, Herman and Kien create rich, gender-neutral candles along with a line of undergarments and apothecary products.