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

Between February and March, Provençal fields are covered in pink and white blossoms. Emblematic of Provence's history, almond oild is perfect to moisturise and nourish sk...
 
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

Shea butter is widely known for its incredible moisturising qualities. It's harvested from karite trees in Burkina Faso where the women protect their skin and hair by applying s...
 
Lavender
Lavender

The fields of lavender are surrounding Provence. Each year, our gorgeous land is carpeted in the fragrant crop of blue gold. During the summer, villagers hike in the open air harv...
 
Immortelle
Immortelle

Corsican Immortelle is a golden flower that never fades, even once it's picked. Its organic essential oil is rich in active molecules with unique anti-aging properties and used in...
 
Verbena
Verbena

In June, the markets of Provence are filled with the invigorating lemony scent of verbena leaves. We are sure: if freshness was a scent, it would be the one of Verbena.   T...
 
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...