Advancing science to improve well-being

Our business is to provide our customers and partners with expert, tailor-made and responsible solutions in Pharmaceuticals and Personal care.

People make our name

Since 1880, we share our scientific know-how towards improving well-being, health and beauty around the world. We design, produce and market high-quality pharmaceutical excipients and natural cosmetic ingredients, based on a deep understanding of our customers' needs.

Personal Care

We are experts in two complementary fields: lipids and plant chemistry. This know-how enables us to meet the latest market trends in both natural performing actives and functional ingredients, recognized for their sensorial benefits.


We offer innovative lipid excipients and personalized technical support, provided by fully trained experts to accelerate customers’ development programs, for pharmaceutical and veterinary drugs, as well as dietary supplements.


  • Personal care

Inspiration 2024: Gattefossé introduces its latest collection of innovative formulas

Gattefossé sets 2024 under the theme of "Renaissance" for its new INSPIRATION release. Between reality and imagination, Gattefossé transports its clients into a dreamlike world where nature intertwines with magic for a fresh start.
Inspiration 2024
  • Pharmaceuticals

Upcoming webinar series on veterinary medicines

These webinars are designed for formulators in veterinary laboratories, providing them with comprehensive insights into the use of Gattefossé excipients in dosage forms tailored for companion and food-producing animals.
gattefosse design on veterinary medicines webinar series
  • Personal care

Gattefossé won Gold at in-cosmetics Asia 2023, third award for Emulium® Dermolea MB.

Gattefossé was once again rewarded for its new O/W emulsifier, receiving the gold medal.

Meet us

Vet Webinar #2: Excipient strategies for effective skin delivery

12 Mar 2024


09:00 (CET)

  • Pharmaceuticals

Japanese scientific seminars

13 - 14 Mar 2024

Tokyo & Osaka

  • Pharmaceuticals

Vet Webinar #2: Excipient strategies for effective skin delivery

14 Mar 2024


15:00 (CET)

  • Pharmaceuticals

In a few key figures





Technical centers of excellence






Expertises in specialty chemistry