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The Provence Touch: Tiles Make a Comeback

The Provence Touch: Tiles Make a Comeback

Rustic and cheerful, handmade cement tiles are back on trend and are perfect for brightening up our homes. Here are some suggestions for how to incorporate tiles into your interior design, inspired by the French region of Provence with its bucolic Mediterranean charm.
2/11/2016 10:42:00 AM
A romantic trip to Aix-en-Provence

A romantic trip to Aix-en-Provence

Fancy a romantic get-away for Valentine's Day? A city renowned for its art and culture, Aix-en-Provence could well be the perfect destination for a unique break with your partner. With pretty little streets, bustling restaurants and cosy hotels, it has all the ingredients you need for a wonderful weekend away.
2/9/2016 10:48:00 AM
We talk to Soledad Bravi, L’Occitane's illustrator

We talk to Soledad Bravi, L’Occitane's illustrator

Her bold style combined with her incisive, yet always generous touch has adorned a number of L'Occitane products this winter… Soledad Bravi, the iconic illustrator for Elle France, tells us about her artistic inspiration and gives us some beauty tips over a coffee. "Thanks to art, I can express myself and tell my story. For me, it's a real language". Meeting.
2/4/2016 2:14:00 PM
A behind-the-scenes look at Divine Cream

A behind-the-scenes look at Divine Cream

This year, L'Occitane is celebrating its 40th anniversary! It's the perfect opportunity to delve into the true stories behind the brand filled with the scents of Provence. Let's start with Divine Cream, a remarkable anti-ageing treatment inspired by sunny fields of everlasting 'Immortelle' flowers on the île de Beauté.
2/3/2016 1:53:00 PM
Three faces that personify Provence

Three faces that personify Provence

The extraordinary region of Provence has been marked by the artists which it inspired. L'Occitane presents three great figures who symbolise the region.
2/1/2016 10:35:00 AM
Why it's great to be 40

Why it's great to be 40

Are you 40? Congratulations! Self-assured, radiant and loved, the coming decade is set to be sensational. Discover all the reasons to rejoice at this golden age.
1/28/2016 11:07:00 AM
Valentine's Day: 5 tips to personalise your gift

Valentine's Day: 5 tips to personalise your gift

Want to be extra imaginative to impress your other half on the day of love? L'Occitane shares some romantic tips to help you create an unforgettable Valentine's Day!
1/24/2016 10:47:00 AM
Provence Touch: invite Provence into your living room

Provence Touch: invite Provence into your living room

What better way to chase away the winter blues than bringing a touch of Provence to the heart of your home and into a particularly special place within it: your living room. Take a look at these fantastic decorating ideas for bringing the South of France into your home!
1/21/2016 10:18:00 AM
Cherry blossom, a sweetly feminine symbol

Cherry blossom, a sweetly feminine symbol

The cherry tree is a typical element of the Provençal landscape, especially at the heart of the Lubéron orchards, and it undergoes a subtle transformation as the seasons change. In spring, it is adorned with immaculate and delicate flowers, evoking a feminine sensuality admired by L'Occitane.
1/19/2016 10:40:00 AM
Photo of the month, January 2016

Photo of the month, January 2016

Puyricard, 8.46 am
1/14/2016 11:49:00 AM
Women of Provence: Marion Ravel, an extraordinary potter

Women of Provence: Marion Ravel, an extraordinary potter

As manager of a pottery studio alongside her sister Julie, Marion Ravel has the all-consuming passion of those who embody a family business. From her workshop in the heart of a magnificent farmhouse in Aubagne, she discusses her life story and her vision of the world. Discovery.
1/13/2016 5:41:00 PM
3 recipes for a good healthy start to the year

3 recipes for a good healthy start to the year

If there is a good resolution that you should stick to, it is to take more care of yourself, and one way to do so is by enjoying small healthy dishes. Discover our 3 balanced and delicious recipe ideas to start the year off lightly.
1/7/2016 5:31:00 PM
My winter beauty kit

My winter beauty kit

With the cold weather, winter means a big change in terms of your beauty routine. Featuring essential treatments and care, L'Occitane reveals its ideal beauty kit to outwit the plummeting temperatures.
1/5/2016 5:23:00 PM
5 good resolutions for 2016

5 good resolutions for 2016

Between small promises and big changes, L'Occitane reveals its aspirations for a beautiful beginning to 2016.
12/31/2015 5:17:00 PM
L’Occitane is committed to promoting the Fountain of Réotier

L’Occitane is committed to promoting the Fountain of Réotier

Known as the 'petrifying fountain', this natural wonder has recently become the subject of much wider attention. And with good reason as well. The site in the Hautes-Alpes region, where warm water springs up from a fault in the Durance, is about to be showcased with help from L’Occitane.
12/29/2015 2:57:00 PM
Shea butter, winter's beauty elixir

Shea butter, winter's beauty elixir

One of L’Occitane's essential ingredients, shea butter has really established a name for itself as the standout product in nourishing care products. Moisturising, regenerating, firming, relaxing and healing... this miracle balm is blessed with unrivalled properties and is especially popular for its ability to ward off the effects of cold and wintry weather.
12/25/2015 2:41:00 PM
Marina Kaye, the self-taught singer from Marseille

Marina Kaye, the self-taught singer from Marseille

Hailing from a small town a stone's throw from the city of Marseille, Marina Dalmas, alias Marina Kaye, is now firmly established as one of the French-speaking revelations of 2015. Aged 17, the singer-songwriter continues to win the hearts of fans with her first pop-rock influenced album, 'Fearless'.
12/22/2015 2:30:00 PM
2015: a look back at the highlights of the L’Occitane year

2015: a look back at the highlights of the L’Occitane year

New ranges of care products, exclusive collaborations and the continuation of socially responsible initiatives… every day of every year in the life of the Provence-based brand is marked by a host of events. Focus on the must-have items of 2015.
12/17/2015 12:20:00 PM
Photo of the month, December 2015

Photo of the month, December 2015

Marseille, 20:15pm
12/15/2015 3:12:00 PM
The festive aperitif created by L'Ebénisterie

The festive aperitif created by L'Ebénisterie

The restaurant L’Ebénisterie features as a firm favourite among the fashionable new places in Marseille. For our festive partnership, the restaurant's team have created an aperitif recipe for L'Occitane consisting of a cocktail and amuse-bouche featuring flavours from the city and elsewhere.
12/9/2015 10:40:00 AM