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5 tips to get your body beach ready

5 tips to get your body beach ready

Summer is fast approaching and soon the holidays will be here. For those planning to swap the pavement for a sandy beach, L'Occitane has some good advice to prepare for swimsuit season.
5/20/2016 3:52:00 PM
Get ready for Cannes

Get ready for Cannes

Every year in late May, La Croisette in Cannes welcomes its famous international film festival, founded by French Fine Arts Minister Jean Zay and inaugurated in 1946. To mark the occasion, L'Occitane is making its own awards in recognition of the importance of skin and hair care for navigating the red carpet with style.
5/18/2016 3:42:00 PM
Julie Massé, L'Occitane perfumer

Julie Massé, L'Occitane perfumer

From her first steps in the garden of the family home in Grasse, Julie has loved beautiful fragrances, particularly those of the Mediterranean. This love has led her to blend intoxicating and precious essences for some of the best-known companies, including L'Occitane en Provence. Meeting.
5/16/2016 3:14:00 PM
5 good reasons to get up earlier in the morning

5 good reasons to get up earlier in the morning

A positive state of mind, increased productivity, personal growth... Getting up with the sun is the true secret to happiness. L'Occitane shares the many benefits of waking up earlier to start the day off right.
5/10/2016 2:52:00 PM
Mother's Day: 5 thoughtful little ways to make her happy

Mother's Day: 5 thoughtful little ways to make her happy

Looking for a nice surprise for Mother's Day? L'Occitane has some original ideas to delight your mum on this special day.
5/6/2016 2:48:00 PM
Beauty break: choosing your summer fragrance

Beauty break: choosing your summer fragrance

As summer arrives, leave your warm and heady winter scent behind for a bright, airy summer fragrance. Like a second skin, scents reveal your emotions and your personality. Who will you be this summer?
5/4/2016 3:52:00 PM
5 good reasons to visit Marseilles

5 good reasons to visit Marseilles

The newest on-trend destination, Marseilles has become a must-see. Let's take a look at the many faces of the lively city of Marseilles!
5/2/2016 12:12:00 PM
10 easy rituals to help you relax at work

10 easy rituals to help you relax at work

From daily tasks to big challenges, there are plenty of stress factors when it comes to work. L'Occitane reveals some simple habits, performed in 5 minutes at your desk, designed to help you to stay calm in any situation.
4/28/2016 12:04:00 PM
Back to the source: Provençal vegetable tian

Back to the source: Provençal vegetable tian

Warm weather is here, and with it comes the taste of sun-drenched vegetables. Taking its name from the earthenware dish traditionally used for baking it, the tian's blend of aubergine, tomatoes and courgette is bursting with the flavours of the South of France. A delightful dish!
4/25/2016 11:45:00 AM
5 essential beauty steps after sport

5 essential beauty steps after sport

Vital for a balanced lifestyle, practicing a sport activity means adopting a specific beauty routine after each session. Discover these simple habits to adopt after exercise.
4/21/2016 11:36:00 AM
Provence Touch: make a crown of flowers

Provence Touch: make a crown of flowers

To celebrate spring's arrival, what could be better than making a pretty wreath from fresh flowers? To start the season off right, L'Occitane shows you how to make this seasonal accessory.
4/19/2016 11:31:00 AM
The 5 Essentials of Male Grooming

The 5 Essentials of Male Grooming

Good grooming isn't just for women. More and more men are interested in their well-being and are following an effective and appropriate grooming routine. Discover these essential rituals for male grooming.
4/15/2016 11:20:00 AM
Photo of the month – April 2016

Photo of the month – April 2016

Valensole Plateau, 10:35 a.m.
4/13/2016 11:58:00 AM
Reine and Nadia Sammut, the two chefs at the Auberge La Fenière

Reine and Nadia Sammut, the two chefs at the Auberge La Fenière

One has been a well-known chef for over 40 years. She was awarded a Michelin star in 1995. The other is a culinary instructor and creator of the Free Cuisine Institute Mother and daughter make a happy pair running the kitchen at the Auberge La Fenière, which has recently become the first 100% gluten-free gourmet restaurant. Meeting.
4/11/2016 11:05:00 AM
Secrets of a Provençal Picnic

Secrets of a Provençal Picnic

Looking for a gourmet getaway? Why not enjoy the simple pleasures in life? L'Occitane shows you how to prepare a flawless Provençal picnic, bringing you the flavours of the South of France!
4/7/2016 11:00:00 AM
Beauty break: how to take care of your lips

Beauty break: how to take care of your lips

As they are extremely sensitive, lips need special attention in order to stay perfectly healthy. From custom-made products to helpful hints, L'Occitane shares its advice for how to perfect the topic that is on everyone's lips.
4/5/2016 10:36:00 AM
Three floral recipes to celebrate Spring

Three floral recipes to celebrate Spring

As the warmer days make their return, these flowers practically invite themselves onto our plates. Discover L'Occitane's three springtime recipes to bring a touch of originality to your dishes.
3/30/2016 4:43:00 PM
Meadowsweet, an emblem of flawless beauty

Meadowsweet, an emblem of flawless beauty

Meadowsweet's little white flowers have unique illuminating properties. Let's take a closer look at this mysterious ingredient, synonymous with beauty and purity, which has a prominent place among the sensory range of L'Occitane products.
3/28/2016 4:37:00 PM
Inspirations: World Poetry Day

Inspirations: World Poetry Day

Created by UNESCO in 1999, 21st March has become World Poetry Day. To mark the occasion, L'Occitane has compiled some of its favourite lines of poetry to inspire you. Pens at the ready!
3/24/2016 3:58:00 PM