How To PronounceL'OCCITANE

We hit the streets of New York City to ask our customers, "How do you pronounce the name of our store?" These are some of their responses. To clear up any confusion, Olivier Baussan, our founder, tells us how to properly pronounce L'OCCITANE. Just say LOX-EE-TAHN!

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Precious Immortelle

Discover precious immortelle, the everlasting flower, from the island of Corsica. The essential oil of immortelle has extraordinary anti-aging properties, and is used in our Divine, Precious and Brightening skin care lines.


Customer Favorites

Each of our customers' favorite products are filled with the spirit of Provence, from the outdoor markets and into your home. Almond, lavender, shea butter... which one is your favorite?


Shea Butter Hand Cream

L'OCCITANE Shea Butter Hand Cream is made from 20% shea butter to nourish and protect your hands. Learn application techniques from our spa training experts to increase the effectiveness of this, our best selling product.


Shea Butter Hand Cream 30ml Soledad Collection

Enriched with 20% shea butter, this unctuous cream penetrates easily to protect, nourish and soften hands. For this edition of collection, cream dress with a new design created by the renowned illustrator Soledad Bravi. This hand cream bestseller has become a real cult product! A hand cream sold every 3 seconds * worldwide. The extracts of honey, almond oil and coconut complete the nourishing shea to optimize the effectiveness of this care. Its rich texture is rapidly absorbed and leaves hands soft and comfortable without fatty residues. It is used at any time of day. Available in travel format. * Fiscal Year 2012-2013, extracted from all available formats average. Shea butter is a natual beauty balm, used by women in sub-Saharan Africa. Since 1980, L'OCCITANE has created a lasting and fair trade partnership with Burkinabe women to produce it. To make this commitment possible, the L'OCCITANE Foundation promotes the economic emancipation of women in Burkina Faso with literacy projects and female entrepreneurship.

Fantastic ProvenceRiederer Patisserie in Aix

Recipient of the title "Meilleur Ouvrier de France," or "Best Worker in France," the pastry and confectionary chef Philippe Segond welcomes us to his patisserie, the Maison Riederer, an essential Aix-en-Provence address since 1780.


L'OCCITANE FoundationA View of Tomorrow

The L'OCCITANE Foundation was founded in 2006, and now supports various NGOs and charities related to its two main missions: the economic emancipation of women and the support of the visually impaired.