“For people could close their eyes to greatness, to horrors, to beauty, and their ears to melodies or deceiving words. But they couldn’t escape scent. For scent was a brother of breath.” (Patrick Süßkind “The Perfume”)
The diverse effects that perfumes have on us humans are extraordinary. They work in fascinating ways. If it smells good and […]
Natural stimulation for body, mind and senses with the reduction to the essentials. This was the artistic credo of Paul Divjak with the composition of the fragrance elixir SOUL SPLASH. The recipe? This was of course, implemented according to the Saint Charles philosophy – tried and tested from nature, combined with modern knowledge. However, first thing´s […]
Can a soap become a cult object? Can an epidemic create something new or better? We proved it to be true, unintentionally, and were amazed! However, first thing’s first.
How flu changed our lives
In 2005 bird flu reached its peak in Austria. Panic spread across the population and flocks of people stormed the pharmacies in search of […]
The Swiss stone pine or the Arolla pine (Pinus cembra, Pinaceae), also known as the Queen of the Alps, grows in the Bavarian, Austrian and Swiss Alps at over 1,800 m sea level. It can grow up to 20-30 meters high and live for up to 1000 years. In the Middle Ages the cones of […]
There are many ski huts in the Alps, but on the Bürglalm descent, in Dienten am Hochkönig, there is only one that breaks new ground: Die Deantnerin.
Die Deantnerin combines the tradition and comfort of a classic ski lodge with extremely stylish and modern elements, second to none. Planned with oodles of good taste and love there […]
Surrounded by meadows and forests on the slopes of Asitz is the intimately impressive Naturhotel Forsthofgut with its organic bathing lake, set amidst the majestic Leoganger Steinberge and encircled by a large garden area and waldSPA in a class of its own. Since May 2016 the waldSPA has been drawing admirers with its new design build with a […]
We are celebrating our anniversary on the 18th and the 19th November 2016 for two colourful days with our customers and friends. With the first pharmacy- DJ in Austria, great offers, promotions, the new Monocle Pop-Up Corner and the freshly designed Saint Charles Christmas Wonderland.
For now over 130 years the Saint Charles Pharmacy in Vienna […]
Vegan omega-3 power, fresh – regional – sustainable
Linseed is one of the oldest cultivated plants in the history of man and has been rediscovered of late due to its high omega-3 fatty acid content, as a vegan and regional omega-3 source. With the new Saint Charles Fresh, Cold-Pressed Linseed Oil Concept, we are offering freshly pressed linseed oil […]
Inspired by an outdoors hike through local gardens, forests and mountains is where the apothecary´s “Privatmischung” was conceived. Refined privately over many years, it is now, finally available. With its creation, pharmacist Alexander Ehrmann was able to pursue his passion for the development of high quality and effective cosmetics. Tradition and ancient knowledge combined with the herbs growing literally all […]
The new luxurious face soap from the Saint Charles Pharmacy with the mysterious name Mani Sante envelopes hands and face with a unique scent that combines the thousand-year-old history of the Orient with Christian Occident into one sacred and at the same time healing formula. The secret of Mani Sante lies in its special composition […]