75 years of success
The birth of Lancôme arose from the dream of an exceptional man with a love for women and French elegance: Armand Petitjean. He understood that a woman’s beauty emanates from the thousand facets of femininity where the look meets the gesture, the beauty of the body meets the feelings of the soul, where fascination meets emotion.
Lancôme’s leadership in fragrances cosmetics and skincare rests upon an intimate knowledge of and love for women. For over 70 years Lancôme has listened and responded to their needs worldwide, offering beauty care products and services that correspond to each woman perfectly at every stage of her life.
Lancôme continues its constant exploration of the science of beauty. Innovative formulas, exclusive ingredients, surprising textures and fragrances, – Lancôme is constantly meeting the expectations of more and more demanding women around the world.
Beauty is a ceaselessly reinvented living science. This is why, for the past seventy years, Lancôme has combined craft and talent to continually challenge the limits of creation and technology.
The Brand relies on three major research and development centers in France, the USA and Japan. 3,000 researchers work in collaboration with the most renowned scientific names in biology, psychology, dermatology and pharmacology.
Backed by the most powerful cosmetic research laboratories in the world, Lancôme has unrivalled knowledge of the skin, its mechanisms and its specific needs per age and per continent. Its legendary products (skincare, make-up and fragrances) have been written into the history of French cosmetics and luxury and represent a fusion of expertise and emotion.