Can you still buy Hai Karate?
UPDATE: sadly, Heyward Enterprises has discontinued the Hai Karate oil.
When was Hai Karate discontinued?
The fragrance was originally launched in 1967 by Leeming, then a division of Pfizer, and came with a set of instructions telling its wearer how to fight off admirers. The fragrance was discontinued in 1987, and previously briefly relaunched in the late nineties by a company called Brittanic.
Is Jade East the same as Hai Karate?
Jade East is very similar to other barbershop fougeres such as Canoe, Hai Karate, Pinaud Clubman and Coty Musk. It differs from Canoe in the top notes and lacks the amber base of Hai Karate. There is something that slightly burns the skin and nostrils when applied. It’s not the alcohol, it almost feels like capsaicin.
What does Hai Karate smell like?
Green and powdery, it’s kind of like a green tea scent with a bit of amber in the background. Hai Karate is fresh, clean and smells good. It is without doubt part of the ’80s classic scent family. If you enjoy Old Spice, Brut, Denim, Blue Stratos, etc.
Who was the Hai Karate girl?
Leon also appeared in the famous Hai Karate television adverts in the 1970s which gained her substantial publicity. She also became known globally as a sex symbol due to her glamorous looks and attractive figure, and was often referred to as the “English Raquel Welch”.
What does Jade East smell like?
Jade East definitely smells white, black, and green like the box shows and is an interesting barbershop scent. I found a vintage Swank bottle of this at a thrift store and was immediately impressed. It’s a definitely talcum powder/barber shop fragrance.
Who makes Hai Karate cologne?
The fragrance was originally developed by the Leeming division of Pfizer and launched in 1967. As well as the original Hai Karate fragrance, other versions named Oriental Lime and Oriental Spice were soon introduced.
Do they still make English Leather cologne?
English Leather Cologne has NOT been Discontinued
Do they still make Jade East cologne?
By 1988, the two Jade East fragrances were discontinued much to the chagrin of men everywhere. In 2005 the original was resurrected in 2005 by Songo, along with another Swank favorite, Jade East Gold. A new product called Jade East Musk was made ” Jade East Musk Cologne Spray – the original from the 1950’s!
Who makes Brut?
Brut | All brands | Unilever UK & Ireland.
What does British sterling smell like?
British Sterling by British Sterling Cologne is a Aromatic Fougere fragrance for men. British Sterling was launched in 1965. Top note is Citruses; middle notes are Nutmeg, Leather, Spicy Notes, Cinnamon and Cedar; base notes are Oakmoss, Musk, Amber and Sandalwood.