Polo by Ralph Lauren Cologne. Named for the apparel line that skyrocketed Ralph Lauren into the fashion stratosphere, Polo for men is the brand’s premier scent. Launched in 1978, this timeless fragrance reflects Ralph Lauren’s impeccable design signature. A combination of herbal, spice and grassy notes makes Polo a refreshingly different masculine fragrance. Artemisia, basil, thyme and cumin elements constitute its unique formula. Wear the scent that translates Polo fashion into an olfactory sensation and captures quintessential Ralph Lauren style.