Founded in Lyon, France, in 1880, Gattefossé is a leading provider of specialty ingredients and formulation solutions for the beauty and health care industries worldwide. Our history is built on our founders’ deep commitment to sustainability, innovation, and service. Specialists in lipid chemistry and plant extraction, we create effective natural actives and functional lipid excipients. We work diligently to guarantee the quality and reliability of our ingredients while providing our customers with all the support and resources they need to make successful products that address global consumers’ demands.


A creative and dynamic company culture built by a multi-cultural staff.

Our expertise
For nearly 140 years, our strategy of continuous investment in research, development, and applicati ...
Our commitments
We embrace our responsibility towards the planet, our customers, and stakeholders. We want to make ...
At your service
Our dedication to serving customers worldwide is reflected in all our actions. Local teams of Gatte ...
A French 100% family-run and independant company since 1880
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