This fragrance is subtle and stays in the background. You can spray it on your shirt and also on the neck. Although the perfume is pretty, it declines to make any statement. The fragrance itself is leathery and spicy. The Prima has that rare combination of leathery and spicy fragrance.
- Top notes are pink pepper and bergamot.
- Middle notes are jasmine and iris.
- Base notes are sandalwood, vetiver, vanilla, leather and benzoin.
About the Brand
Penhaligon's is a perfume house that was founded by William Henry Penhaligon back in 1870. Originally of Cornish descent, William Penhaligon moved to London to become the Court and Perfumer to Queen Victoria. The first fragrance to have been created by the brand was the Hammam Bouquet in 1872. Penhaligon then went on to create a long list of best-selling fragrances including 1902 Blenheim Bouquet and the 1978 Bluebell. Penhaligon is now owned by Puig which also owns other famous brands like French perfume house L'Artisan Parfumeur. The brand now has a wide range of body care products, grooming accessories and fragrances for men and women.