4711 has one of the oldest reputations worldwide. Use of the unique composition has a therapeutic effect on the mind, body, and spirit. Even today, the exact recipe for 4711 is kept strictly secret. The deliberate emphasis of the light, invigorating overtones gives the fragrance its character. The carefully selected ingredients include essential oils, which are known for their aromatherapeutic effects. For example, lemon and orange have an unmistakable, revitalising effect. The Deodorant Spray lies smoothly on the skin, and protects you against sweating and odour.