origins of chanel no.5

Coco Chanel had worked with Ernest Beaux on her original perfume, Chanel No. 5, which debuted in 1921, and the following year, they released Chanel No. 22. It’s a floral-aldehyde with notes of white flowers, including roses, jasmine, tuberoses. Its top note is aldehyde with middle notes of jasmine, tuberose, ylang-ylang, and rose. Base notes include vetiver, vanilla, and incense.