The year was 1898 in Madrid, Spain when Don Lesmes Sainz de Vicuna and perfumist Don Salvador Echeandia Gal began making soaps, thus founding Perfumeria Gal. Very quickly the women of Spain learned to value the excellent quality of their perfumes. The essence of their femininity was heightened and Perfumeria Gal became a must for every woman in Spain. The product formulations of Gal are unique. Through them you will discover the time-honored Spanish traditions of the Gal family, some of the best kept secrets of Europe.