LEA stands for "La Estrella Alavesa," or The Star from Alava. With nearly 200 years of manufacturing experience, tracing back to humble beginnings in candle and soap-making, LEA is sure to become a star in your personal care routine as well. From its founding in 1823, the company has prided itself on continuing to develop new initiatives and product lines to keep up with an ever-changing global economy. That inventiveness has led to the current selection of original, forward-thinking hygiene and grooming products. As a thoroughly modern business with the honorable distinction of being one of the oldest companies in Spain, LEA carefully balances tradition, evolution, and sustainability in everything it produces.