The Abbate y La Mantia Krokos Shaving Soap is the masterpiece in their range.
In a first for the world of wet shaving, pure saffron pistils are saponified to create the base, and are also used to create the soap's fragrance. This allows all the wonderful natural properties of Saffron to come to the fore, along with an intriguing, ancient, and elegant fragrance.
The soap has an intense yellow colour that is all natural, and is the best performing soap in the Abbate y La Mantia range.
CAROTENOIDS - They fight free radicals, which are responsible for cellular ageing. They have antioxidant and anticancer effects and they help against the decay of brain cells. Saffron has the highest content of carotenoids (1000 times more than that of a carrot). It contains soluble carotenoids, so they can be very easily assimilated.
VITAMIN B1 - Very important for the metabolism (it transforms sugar into energy).
VITAMIN B2 - Necessary for cellular metabolism, it strengthens the immune system and helps assimilate iron.
*VITAMIN B1 and VITAMIN B2 are present in saffron in abundance. Moreover saffron also contains a large quantity of vitamin C and B6.
SAFRANALE - It activates the metabolism, is assimilated very fast, and makes it easier to produce gastric juices which help digestion. The safranale is the element which determines the typical saffron smell.