Our True Stories

L'OCCITANE remains faithful to itself and its basic principles: it offers authentic and natural products to him, elaborated within the respect by the Provençal traditions. In the origin of each one of the collections, a history. The true history of an ingredient, a discovery, a scent. Select one of L'OCCITANE histories
L'Occitane en Provence
 
 
Almond
Almond

In Greek mythology, the almond tree represented youthfulness and fragility. The firm ivory nut, which grows protected in a beautiful soft green velvet shell, is very much apprecia...
 
Aromachologie
Aromachologie

The benefits of Aromachologie have taught us an important lesson: plants have fabulous powers to convey to us. With a selection of the noblest essential oils for your well-being, ...
 
Shea butter
Shea Butter

“WOMEN'S GOLD” The butter of shea butter used in L'OCCITANE products comes from Burkina-Faso. Only the women organized in groups, gather of artisan way the fruits of ...
 
Lavender
Lavender

Through the millenniums This blue flower, “the soul of Provence” according to Giono, has been discovered in, they used it to perfume the bath and its clothes just wash...
 
Immortelle
Immortelle

Is also known as “everlasting” because the flowers retain their form and color when dried. L’OCCITANE found a specific variety of Immortelle on Corsica, the &ldq...
 
Verbena
Verbena

Small shrub malva pale with indented flowers and leaves, the verbena cultivates itself throughout the Mediterranean river basin. also known as the “enchantment”, &ldqu...
 
For Men
For Men

L'OCCITANE FOR THE MAN   A range of L'OCCITANE for men have the nature of Provence with odors relatives of lavender, rosemary, citrus and dried herbs. All products of the l...