In the Claus Porto tradition, each lavish soap in this delectable trio is hand-wrapped with an extraordinary gift paper featuring unique graphics from the Claus Porto archives in Portugal and secured with a wax seal. Each bar is handmade and meticulously aged on wooden drying racks. Set includes of one pomegranate soap from the Classico Collection, rich with nourishing pistachio butter and hydrating pistachio oil; one tulip soap and one violet soap, from the Fantasia Collection, which contain mango butter, known to be highly beneficial for skin due to its high stearic-acid content and its ability to protect skin from sun damage and leave skin soft, silky, and incredibly hydrated. The creative force behind LAFCO New York (Luxury Articles Fragrance Co.), Vincent LaRouche spots beauty and inspiration in unlikely places. In 2001, after years working in Paris haute couture, he moved to New York to take on a new challenge: re-creating the image of LAFCOs diverse brands. Whether working on concepts for luxury soap, body care, and candle lines or designing chic stateside boutiques for legendary Italian apothecary Santa Maria Novella, he hunts back-street boutiques, vintage shops, and flea markets in France, Italy, Portugal, and the U.S. for the unusual, the original, the chic, and the quirky.