NOTE: If you live in a warm climate, or are ordering during summer months, Abbate Y La Mantia Soaps may arrive slightly deformed and settled to one side of the tin. The consistency of these soaps are incredibly soft. This is not considered defective – you just need to spread out the product in the tin. Example Photo
Don Josè is my grandfather : Giuseppe D’Antoni. The carrier Sicilian importer and grower of coconuts and bananas in 19th century Honduras.
At the time, ice was used to preserve tropical fruits. For this reason, giving him a soap was all too easy.
OLFACTORY : walking around a commercial ship while fresh coconuts and ripe bananas rest in the hold. The field where they come from is there; in Honduras
SENSUAL : a soft and hydrated skin. Fresh and refreshed with wonderful menthol crystals
ACTIVE : Two basic uses:
– Refreshing and analgesic action (topical use): Thanks to the refreshing and analgesic properties (if applied to the skin it attenuates its sensitivity by simulating cooling), it relieves itchy states; is
– Toning action: intense cold is a vasoconstrictor par excellence, it strengthens the walls of the blood vessels that nourish the epidermis.