Chanel No. 5 (for women)

Reviewed by Desi Kondareva, 5 of 5 stars, Category: Chanel, Perfumes, Reviews, Woman

Chanel No. 5 (for women) – An independent review

Fragrance: floral
Lasting powers of the trace: 20 hours
Shelf life of an unopened bottle: 3 years
Recommended use: everyday use
Types of events: classical perfume suitable as for business so for romantic dates
Lifestyle: normal
Suggested price: $50 – $115 USD

Chanel No. 5 (for women) – A brief history

Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel has requested Ernest Beaux to create 6 perfumes for the designer house. He designed No.1, No.2 etc. to No.6.
The winning number turned out to be 5. It was introduced immediately after its creation in 1921. The perfume remains the most legendary aroma in the world and put Chanel company to the first place in the world. It is claimed that it sells its perfume once in every 55 seconds. Nicole Kidman is one of the many but still of the day faces of the brand.

Perfume notes

Top notes – lemon, ylang-ylang, neroli, bergamot, aldehydes;
Middle notes – jasmine, lily of the valley, rose, iris, orris root;
Base notes – vanilla, vetiver, patchouli, musk, oakmoss, sandalwood, civet, amber.

Pyramid of the fragrance notes and lasting power of the scent

At first, Chanel No. 5 impresses us with the sense of ylnag – ylang. In these top notes are interlaces neroli and aldehydes as well. The core is mild and floral.
It is build by the scent of rose and jasmine.
The base is stable to preserve the tempting scent on the skin. There are combined the notes of sandalwood, vetiver and vanilla.
After its application, you will feel the gentle aroma that will embrace you and won’t let you go within next 15 – 20 hours.

Recommended application

It is good to applied on the hot spots – behind the years, neck line and behind the knees. They won’t only preserve the perfume to the maximum but these are the most suitable spots for such a feminine and seductive perfume.

Shape, shade and original wrapping

Chanel said “I wanted to design an artificial aroma. Yes, I really mean artificial, as the dresses, as all things, that could be created. I didn’t want roses or lilies of the valley; I wanted a perfume which is a composition”. Chanel also said that this perfume was so unique and abstract, that it reflected the individuality. It is in contrast with the neutral and in this manner the female beauty become more and more obvious and emphasized.
The perfume is available in a flask of 20 ml., 50 ml., 100 ml.
Affirmed within the years, it becomes a part of the assortments of all chain of shops.
Near it on the same shelf is Chanel No. 19. Even with totally different fragrances, they find their admirers.

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