Tuscan Fragrances

Tuscany has a long tradition regarding the production of fragrances and essence oils, began back in the 1500 when Caterina de’ Medici brought with her some friars of Santa Maria Novella church to  the French court.

Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria a Novella

Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria a Novella

The same friars who were working herbs with healing scopes since 1200 and basically began the activity of what today is the Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria a Novella: Continue reading