Ilona Molnar, lovingly known as Aunt Ilcsi, was the founder of Ilcsi Beautifying Herbs and a true beauty trailblazer. Decades before the mainstream beauty community recognised the power of natural, organic ingredients, Ilona knew they had the answer to a multitude of skin problems. Sixty years later, her vision is proved, and resonates with generations of beauty lovers around the world.
Aunt Ilcsi’s Roots
Aunt Ilcsi was captivated by nature. She grew up in picturesque rural Hungary, surrounded by forests and valleys amongst the hills of Buda. As a young woman, she began collecting flowers and herbs from the area around her grandparents’ village.
Her natural skincare philosophy has its roots in her early years: Aunt Ilcsi’s great grandmother was a herbalist, so she grew up with a thorough education and faith ...