The bright freshness of Mediterranean citrus fruits, and in stark contrast, ginger and nutmeg, invigorate the sea breeze. The sensuous jasmine and the aromatic verve of lavender and geranium emphasize its decided, virile and powerful character. Leather and iris create a rich harmony with the aphrodisiac scent of ambergris and embracing musk. Top Notes: grapefruit, bergamot, ginger, melon watermelon, Italian mandarin Middle Notes: lavender, geranium, lily of the valley, nutmeg, calabrian jasmine Base Notes: sandalwood, vetiver, Florentine iris, leather, ambergris and musk 6 Bars x 100g
The Rancï¿½ dynasty, one of oldest families of perfumers in the world, has revived two precious fragrances that the family founder Franï¿½ois Rancï¿½ dedicated to Napoleon Bonaparte and Josephine, his faithful consort, more than two hundred years ago. Both fragrances are derived from the original compositions as specified by Napoleon to Franï¿½ois Rancï¿½. Le Vainqueur His fragrance pays significant homage to classic eighteenth century French perfumery. It starts out bright and vibrant through to the freshness of Mediterranean citrus fruits combined with the lively tones of exotic melon and watermelon, which contrast with the lively effects of ginger and nutmeg. Its heart has the sensuousness of jasmine, the purity of lily of the valley, the aromatic verve of lavender and the sharp character of geranium. The base notes make it even more precious: leather and iris wood create an original accord with the embracing tones of ambergris and musk. Rance has proudly produced FINE BEAUTY soaps since 1795. The family's closely guarded methods and formulas remain unchanged. Today, as in 1795, absolute & NATURAL ingredients, chosen for their freshness and purity are used according to strict traditional Rance formulations. SLIGHT innovations over the years have been incorporated for more ACCURATE analysis and controls, however, the hand made / hand wrapped personal attention to each individual bar of soap is still instituted in the MILANO factory today. Rance's triple milled hand made soaps. ENRICHED with natural extracts and cosmetic oils are pure and neutral, thus suitable for even the most SENSITIVE skin types. The lengthy maturing period strengthens the properties of these beauty SOAPS while the rich and soft lather gently caresses and CLEANS the skin. Rance soaps are COOKED for a total of six days allowing for three separate sittings where the soap formula is allowed to rest as IMPURITIES filter to the bottom and drain. After the third draining period, the soap FORMULA is so pure that no preservative is required or contained in the SOAP. Fragrance is infused into the formula which will last the entire lifetime of the soap. Some choose to also use Rance soaps to scent a room or the Lingerie drawer.
- Brand Category:
The Imperial Collection
- Weight: 6 x 3.5 oz
- Fragrance Note: Ginger, Melon, Watermelon, Bergamot