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10 beauty questions that every woman's asking!

10 beauty questions that every woman's asking!

From beauty pros to newbies, every woman has beauty questions. Whether it's a little question or a big issue, L'Occitane takes time to answer all your questions.
7/25/2016 11:57:00 PM
3 mistakes to avoid after the beach

3 mistakes to avoid after the beach

Lazing on the beach is one of summer's sweetest pleasures. To help you benefit from the beach while you can, L'Occitane reveals the faux pas to avoid after a day at the shore. Follow our guide!
7/19/2016 11:35:00 PM
Beauty break: how to fight jet lag?

Beauty break: how to fight jet lag?

Holidays mean travel, and they can also mean long flights. Discover L'Occitane's advice to feel great after spending time in the air. The secret to beating jet lag is revealed!
6/23/2016 12:27:00 PM
5 tips for staying on course just before the summer holidays

5 tips for staying on course just before the summer holidays

Summer is here and the holidays aren't far away. L'Occitane has some easy tips to help you stay focussed before the break.
6/13/2016 12:03:00 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
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
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
Beauty break: how to correctly remove makeup

Beauty break: how to correctly remove makeup

Of all the elements in our daily beauty routines, makeup removal is vital for healthy, beautiful skin. From essential steps to tailored skincare products, L'Occitane shares its tips for how to perfect this often undervalued beauty step!
2/15/2016 11:39:00 AM
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
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
5 good habits to keep yourself looking beautiful in winter weather

5 good habits to keep yourself looking beautiful in winter weather

As winter approaches, the mercury never stops falling and that means you need to make significant changes to your beauty routine. With protective care products and practical tips, L'Occitane's unveils beauty advice to help you take the cold in your stride.
11/5/2015 5:53:00 PM
Our 5 Commandments for Beating the Winter Blues

Our 5 Commandments for Beating the Winter Blues

With falling temperatures and decreased light, winter can significantly impact on morale, even provoking a "seasonal affective disorder" (SAD). Between practical advice and pampering treatments, L'Occitane shares some tips to chase away the dark thoughts and adapt to the rhythm of winter.
10/22/2015 10:47:00 AM
3 Beauty Tips to Make Summer Last Longer

3 Beauty Tips to Make Summer Last Longer

When you return to life after the holidays, you are already thinking of how to maintain all the benefits of summer. Between essential care and practical advice, L'Occitane delivers its ideal beauty routine to help you through.
8/11/2015 5:37:00 PM
Our Five Beauty Commandments for Summer

Our Five Beauty Commandments for Summer

After looming for so long on the horizon, summer has finally arrived, with its promise of lovely tanning sessions and refreshing swims. To make the most of the benefits of summer, L'Occitane shares its five commandments for staying beautiful... from head to toe!
7/6/2015 12:00:00 PM
The Story of Shea: A Magic Ingredient at the Service of Women

The Story of Shea: A Magic Ingredient at the Service of Women

Since the early 1980s, L'Occitane has been committed to a fair-trade partnership with the women of Burkina Faso who make Shea butter. This exceptional ingredient takes care of women’s skin, and contributes to their empowerment.
12/12/2014 10:04:00 AM
Shea Butter Hand Cream Celebrates its 20th Anniversary

Shea Butter Hand Cream Celebrates its 20th Anniversary

You must have already had it in your hands... Developed by L'Occitane for the past 20 years with the help of women in Burkina Faso, the hand cream containing 20% shea butter is the Manosque based brand’s bestseller. A simple and true story.
1/1/2014 2:02:00 PM
Shea Butter by L’OCCITANE, An Exemplary Product

Shea Butter by L’OCCITANE, An Exemplary Product

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has distinguished L’OCCITANE as an exemplary business for its activities in favor of the women producers of shea butter in Burkina Faso.
10/7/2013 9:41:00 AM
The Shea Adventure

The Shea Adventure

All the ingredients used in L'OCCITANE products have a special relationship to nature, and to the beautiful region of Provence. However one stands out from its counterparts, by its distant origins, coming straight from Burkina Faso…
1/17/2012 12:00:00 PM