Did you know LAFCO New York sells Santa Maria Novella? The Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella is one of the world’s oldest pharmacies and was founded in Florence, Italy in 1221. It was founded by Dominican Friars who started making herbal remedies and potions to use in the monastery. Their products began to be known around the world and the pharmacy opened to the public in 1612. Their products are historical and many are still crafted today as they were from the beginning. Their potpourri is still handcrafted in large terra cotta vats as has been the tradition since the 1200s.
You can’t miss their rich fragrances like gardenia, iris, patchouli, jasmine, and more. They are known for their milky soaps, rich rose water, and fragrances and products are made on-site at their own factory in Florence. With items for men and women and a variety of gift baskets, you are sure to find the right fit for every need.