Sigurgeir Sigurjónsson is one of Iceland's leading photographers. This book is his superb portrayal of the country and its people.
Torfi H. Tulinius has written a thoughtful introduction, captions for the photos, and a summary of Iceland's natural and cultural history.
Fjallasæla – Iceland moss
Handcrafted Icelandic Soap
Golden soap with chopped moss that are hand picked in the field Kelduhverfi. Mild aromas of heath plants.
Ingridients: aqua, cocos nucifera oil, tallow, olea europaea oil, rapeseed oil, sodium hydroxide, perfume, cetraria islandica.
GLÓey – Purifying exfoliator with peppermint and wild Icelandic herbs.
Ingredients: Pure Icelandic spring water, coconut oil, olive kernels, evening primrose oil, sweet almond oil, apricot kernel oil, vegetable glycerin, alcohol, sodium cocoyl glutamate, perfume origin basil, xanthan gum, glyceryl caprylate, organic therapeutic essential oil, peppermin, lemon, lavender, wild icelandic herbs, (betel alba, achilea millefolium, salix phylicifolia, uva ursi).
FACE – Sóley
THOR’S HAMMER – In Norse mythology, Mjölnir is the hammer of Thor, the god of thunder. Mjölnir was a fearsome weapon, capable of leveling mountains. In the 13th century Prose Edda, Snorri Sturluson relates that after being thrown at something the hammer always came flying back to Thor.