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The most beautiful rooftops in Provence

The most beautiful rooftops in Provence

Perfect for extending the summer, rooftops offer beautiful outdoor terraces where you can relax at any time of day. L'Occitane reveals the best spots in Provence to hit the heights this autumn.
25/08/2016 4:52:00 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.
28/03/2016 4:37:00 PM
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.
09/02/2016 10:48:00 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.
19/01/2016 10:40:00 AM
Our selection of the most beautiful abbeys in Provence

Our selection of the most beautiful abbeys in Provence

Provence has a rich heritage and is full of sublime abbeys reflecting a picturesque past. So many architectural masterpieces to appreciate through cultural visits surrounded by shady gardens and striking monuments.
16/11/2015 2:22:00 PM
L’Immortelle, The Sunshine of the Corsican Maquis

L’Immortelle, The Sunshine of the Corsican Maquis

The floral emblem of Corsica, the Immortelle flower is one of L'Occitane’s favorite ingredients. This enduring affection is transcribed through a new exhibition about the famous "golden sun."
05/10/2015 11:19:00 AM
Honey, A Precious Floral Nectar

Honey, A Precious Floral Nectar

Recognized since ancient times as a substance of extraordinary powers, honey is more than ever at the heart of our beauty treatments, like L’Occitane’s new Shea Butter & Honey collection. Rich in sugars and vitamins, this delicate nectar from flowers provide endless softness and vitality to the most sensitive skins.
18/09/2015 2:49:00 PM
Immortelle: Inside the L'Occitane Research Laboratory

Immortelle: Inside the L'Occitane Research Laboratory

Over an interview, two L'Occitane experts explain their research work around the Corsican Immortelle flower. A key ingredient of the Divine range, it is endowed with amazing anti-aging properties.
24/08/2015 6:32:00 PM
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.
01/01/2014 2:02:00 PM