Established in 1945 by Dante Bardelli in the small town of Brebbia near the shores of Lake Maggiore Saponificio Varesino use traditional methods combined with the latest technology to produce soaps and after shaves of excellent quality. The soaps are made in a plodder extruded, and sliced by hand with the logos hammered into them using age old traditional methods. They contain 50% coconut oil together with food grade vegetable oils. Saponificio Varesino purposely do not use palm oil in their soaps to avoid adding to the deforestation of endangered forests. The result is a top notch shaving soap which produces a luxurious lather which moisturises and protects the skin. Their specialist experience and knowledge of the active ingredients in their products means they have created a complete range of products for the wet shave enthusiast.
The Aromatic Fern or Felce Aromatica shaving soap has active ingredients that include grape seed oil which has anti-aging properties and Vitamin E which softens the skin, both act to provide a comforting cushion on the skin for a singular shaving experience.
This soap was made to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of Saponificio Varesino. A soap rich in natural ingredients which help to moisturise and soothe, rejuvenating the skin whilst bestowing a unique shaving experience. It has a fresh lemon and bergamot fragrance with subtle woody undertones of amber and vetiver. It comes in an aluminium tin decorated with...
The Stella Alpina Shaving Soap is made with 100% natural ingredients and produces an excellent lather to lubricate the skin, accompanied by a wonderful scent.
The natural additives in this soap include lichen which has soothing, purifying, antibacterial and calming properties and cranberry which makes it suitable for sensitive skin. 150g.
"Settantesimo” is a special edition after shave produced by Saponificio Varesino to celebrate their 70th Anniversary. The formulation of this product means it is somewhere between an aftershave and an after shave balm with a fragrance complementing the shaving soap.
The formulation of this product means it is part Eau de Toilette and part after shave cream. The ingredients including chamomile, almond oil, lavender, aloe and vitamins B5 and E have soothing and healing properties.
The formulation of this product is halfway between an Eau De Toilette and an after shave balm. If has film forming properties similar to the Tundra Artica Shaving Soap.
A refined formulation which is part way between an Eau de Toilette and an after shave balm. With natural ingredients it soothes and refreshes the skin.
Pro Victis (the "Peacemaker") is an anti-inflammatory cream which has an antibacterial effect as well as healing and soothing the skin. Contains aloe vera, chamomile, Vitamins B5 and E, shea butter, sweet almond oil and olive oil. Supplied in an aluminium tin. 50ml.