David Beckham Essence by David Beckham Cologne. If you admire the style of soccer great David Beckham, consider choosing one of his signature scents. David Beckham Essence, a 2012 creation from the celebrity label, captures the multitalented star's many facets. Classified as a woody aromatic composition, the exquisitely developed formula blends aromatic, fruity, ozonic, citrus and fresh spicy accords. Grapefruit, apple, patchouli, lavender and cashmere wood are representative of the diverse notes that, together, form a harmonious and exuberant scent worthy of bearing the Beckham name.