212 perfume made by Carolina Herrera is a perfume product line created by renowned fashion designer Carolina Herrera. The 212 perfumes have two primary categories which are the 212 for Men and 212 for Women.
212 Carolina Herrera perfumes started in 1991, 11 years after the company was established. The first scent was made for women, followed by scents for men. To date, there are a lot of 212 assortments of perfumes available on the market.
Here are some of the types of 212 perfumes from which to choose:
This scent was created by Alberto Morillas especially for the young, modern women of New York City. This edition has the usual base notes of sandalwood and musk that were given a lighter formulation with a twist of spices from all over world. The middle notes include lily, gardenia, and camellia, while the opening notes include bergamot, mandarin orange and orange blossoms.
Ann Gottlieb, Rosendo Mateu and Alberto Morillas created this classic woody fougère entwined with a floral aroma in 1991. Its base notes include vetiver, incense, musk, sandalwood, guaiac wood, and labdanum. The heart notes are composed of sage, violet, ginger, gardenia, and green pepper, while the top notes are of bergamot, spices, petit grain, grapefruit and lavender.
The 212 for Men and 212 for Women have light scents and are recommended for use during the day.
212 Sexy Women
Sexy Women has opening notes of pink pepper and bergamot, while the middle notes include geranium and gardenia. The base notes are made of musk, caramel, sandalwood and vanilla. This unique, sensual scent was launched in 2005 and can be worn for day or evening occasions.
212 Sexy Men
After the 212 Sexy Women was launched, the 212 Sexy Men was created by perfumers Rosendo Mateu and Alberto Morillas. It has the usual base notes of sandalwood and musk, while the heart notes include guaiac wood and vanilla, and the opening notes are composed of bergamot and mandarin orange.
The 212 Sexy Men and 212 Sexy Women were made to compliment the charming lifestyle of the young ladies and gentlemen of New York City. The fragrance is enclosed in a pill shaped bottle with a metallic cap and a light purple body.
212 on Ice
212 on Ice is the summer series perfume released only for a limited time specifically during the summer season. The scent was made for men and women in Eau de Parfum and Eau de Toilette formulations. Editions of the fragrance were created in 2003, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010 and 2011.
The 212 VIP is the newest addition to the Carolina Herrera perfume collection and was launched in 2010. These fragrances were inspired from the scents of the most exclusive parties of New York’s Upper East Side elites. The collection offers scents for both men and women.
The 212 VIP has a package slogan that states “this is a private party,” and “are you on the list?”
These are some of the primary and most popular types of 212 Carolina Herrera perfumes that have editions created for ladies as well as gentlemen. Some of the models have assortments like bath lines, lotions, aftershave emulsions and shower gels. By considering the particular notes, the formulation, and the perfume classification of each product, you can choose which 212 perfume will be most suited to your specific tastes.