L'OCCITANE offers high-quality cosmetics and fragrances developed in compliance with the phytotherapy and aromatherapy principles.
The history L’Occitane brand started in 1976 in Provence. Its founder, Olivier Baussan, being inspired by the culture of the Mediterranean regions, developed natural but at the same extremely effective products for face & body care. His dream was to maintain the tradition of the region which was famous of healing properties of plants. He started from harvesting of wild rosemary, which he was using for producing pure rosemary essential oil.
That, what naturaly
Then, he was selling the obtained oil on the local markets, quickly winning a lot of supporters among the inhabitants of the vicinity. This is how L’Occitane brand was created, the author of which every year looks for new natural plant ingredients and uses traditional production methods in order to create top-quality cosmetics.
Tradition and modernity
The plant-origin ingredients known for ages and the latest scientific discoveries constitute the basis for creation of unique cosmetics having exceptional active formulas, great fragrances and high effectiveness.
The strength of the brand is determined by multi-year tests of each product as well as by relying on over 200 ingredients of plant origin and on over 40 organic ingredients - marked with AOC and precisely determining the production region. Since its establishment, L‘Occitane values authenticity, respect and sensuality, which have allowed the brand to be successful. Thanks to it, millions of women and men all over the world fell in love with the products of this brand. Today, they are being sold in 87 countries, in over 1,800 shops and showrooms as well as in 2,000 retail outlets at airports and wholesale outlets.
More than philosophy
It is a commitment which results in a lot of valuable products and makes the top quality: natural ingredients, qualified producers and traditional techniques hide behind each of them. High effectiveness of L’Occitane cosmetics results from the ideal balance between tradition and innovative methods & enormous scientific potential.