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

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.
  • Personal care

New Color Cosmetics Collection

Discover a collection of 6 new formulas made according to current makeup trends.
Makeup kit 2023 - Color Cosmetics Essentials
  • Personal care

Gattefossé unveils Emulium® Dermolea MB, the sensitive skin shield

Emulium® Dermolea MB, Gattefossé’s new plant-based O/W emulsifier, will officially launch at in-cosmetics global 2023 in Barcelona.
Emulium dermolea MB

Meet us

CPHI India

28 - 30 Nov 2023

India Expo Centre, Greater Noida
Booth 6M02

Delhi, India

  • Pharmaceuticals

In a few key figures





Technical centers of excellence






Expertises in specialty chemistry