Due of Salafia's embalming techniques, the body is well-preserved in a small chapel at the Capuchin catacombs of Palermo in Sicily.
The mummification techniques on Rosalia were discovered in a handwritten memoir of Salafia. Replacing the girl's blood with a liquid composed of formalin, alcohol, glycerin, salicylic acid and zinc salts.
Accordingly, the formula's composition is "one part glycerin, one part formalin saturated with both zinc sulfate and chloride, and one part of an alcohol solution saturated with salicylic acid."
Even after almost a hundred years, the body still hasn't decomposed.
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