A beauty moment with French cosmetics
As you know, France is the country of fashion and beauty. Now it’s interesting to focus on the “beauty French know-how”. France distinguishes itself from its cultural heritage and its technological advance in the cosmetic field.
The country is a major global player in the fragrance, makeup and skincare sectors. The Perfumes & Cosmetics division combines great historical Maison and young high-potential brands.
In the cosmetic sector, France has many strengths:
Indeed, the country benefits from the presence of talents especially in the perfume sector and the opportunity to have the best worldwide "noses".
All of this illustrates France as a country of creativity and training.
A high-level of expertise also allows ensuring the production of luxury cosmetics on the French territory with a real label “Made in Grasse” concerning the perfumes.
In Grasse, the prestigious perfumery house the following: Molinard, Fragonard et Galimard.
Moreover, the French manufactured cosmetics are a guarantee of quality.
The French production of cosmetics enjoys a global leader position in this segment. For many countries, cosmetics and perfumes manufactured in France are a symbol of luxury and quality.
The French know-how in these areas became known worldwide. It results in numerous innovations and many registered French patents every year.
The French production means rigorous controls that ensure the quality product.
The French cosmetics industry is tightly regulated by mechanisms in order to ensure the quality, safety and authenticity of its products.
The French production has been preserved in the exploitation of certain raw materials such as blackcurrant bud and lavender, thanks to the technical progress, the guarantee of superior quality and the proximity of the major Swiss perfumers ( Givaudan, Firmenich ...).
Many groups exploit this French know-how. For instance: 70% of the “L’Oreal Luxe” production is hexagonal.
November 10, 2016 I Fanny
Have you ever heard of Cosmetic Valley?
In the world, 1 out of 10-sold cosmetic products is manufactured in Cosmetic Valley, in Northern France.
Cosmetic Valley, which is also called "pôle" cosmetic of the sciences of the beauty and the well-being, is the largest national competitiveness cluster specialized in the production of the perfumes and cosmetics in France.
Among the leading brands (such as Chanel, Hermès, Yves Rocher, Clarins, Dior or Guerlain…), most of their cosmetics and perfumes products are produced in France, in the competitive cluster, “Cosmetic Valley”. It’s also the first global resources- centre of cosmetic perfumery in terms of know-how, research and training.