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Grasse – the capital of perfumery

Grasse is a medieval Provencal town with cobblestone streets and is still considered the perfume capital of the world. There are about 65 perfume-related companies currently in operation. Grasse has been a perfume town ever since the 17th century, and today as the...

Soap & Covid 19 – what’s the connection?

UNESCO - April 2020 How 20 seconds of washing your hands with soap will save lives, the chemistry explained: Water alone may rinse off dirt, but viruses and bacteria are so small they often need chemical and mechanical intervention to get their sticky nanoparticles...

Bamboo …… is it saving our world?

Almost on a daily basis we are reminded about the damaging effects we are doing to the environment and our planet. Global warming, mass deforestation and over population are all contributing to the depletion of natural resources. So how can one plant help?   Bamboo is...

Plant lavender for luck and fall in love whenever you can

Lavender is a funky little soap, a little bit old-fashioned but has made a resounding come back of late. Provence, in France, is the hub of lavender growing. Fields upon fields of beautiful lavender is grown as far as the eye can see. Sunset over lavender fields is a...