The estate of Casalvento, located on the highest hill of Castellina in Chianti, offers to Sienese visitors the colour and the scent of Lavender and many other officinal plants. This Tuscan area is renowned for the natural flavour of the land and the climate suitable for the production of DOCG Chianti Classico (Controlled and Guaranteed Denomination of Origin) and PDO Olive Oil (Protected Designation of Origin). Since 1962 we have been cultivating Lavender, Helichrysum, Rose, Iris and other medicinal, aromatic and fragrant plants extracting ESSENTIAL OILS and FLORAL WATERS in steam stream.
The line includes the following plants:
Medical, chemical and pharmaceutical expertise is due to the professional history of our family. Over time, our scientific knowledge has increased the cosmetology field and its production issues. Today in Casalvento there is not only agriculture, a sophisticated production of aromatic extracts and a unique landscaping reality, but in the last few years a quality certification system has been set up using internal resources and specific professional agreements. The Certification System is available and open to all applicants:
Our internal laboratory performs on its own extracts the editorial staff of:
Making the products suitable for use in any herbal or cosmetological laboratory. In addition, our products for safe use of Food, Aromatherapy and Acupuncture have the:
Cosmetic Safety Assessment
Validating Claims for the Cosmetic Product with certified technologies and following the International Guidelines. Tests performed on volunteers are conducted under medical supervision and validated statistically.
It is not a secret that our raw materials for perfumery and cosmetics have brought us to supply important companies and laboratories engaged in this field. Over the years we have learned the basic rules and the syntax of an olfactory harmony; the knowledge of natural and synthetic raw materials combined with creativity did the rest. Our extracts from Iris, Damask Rose, Lavender and Juniper berries are irresistible. Is a good scent perhaps the result of a diabolic algorithm? Casalvento, a real Fashion Factory !