What smells like a cookie and feels like a dream? The tiny almond has huge nourishing powers. L’OCCITANE has harnessed this exceptional feature in products that will make your mouth water and leave skin feeling silky for days. Made with almonds from Haute Provence, the line feels luxurious and it supports sustainability of almond trees in the region. So get you bath and body care that can do both.

<span class="h2">The Source of Our Almond Range</span> <br /><br />Until the beginning of the last century, the almond was a strong symbol of the Proven&ccedil;al landscape. Naturally firming and nourishing qualities of organic Almond extract found in our skincare and body care products help achieve smoother and firmer skin. <br /><br />Threatened by new, more profitable crops and the mechanisation of agriculture, the almond tree became rare in the region after the 1930's. To help almond farmers, and to make the long-forgotten almond tree once again a familiar feature of the Proven&ccedil;al landscape, L&rsquo;OCCITANE is committed to sourcing its almonds used in L'OCCITANE body care and skincare products from producers in the south of France. <br /><br />For one such almond producer, Jean-Pierre and Pauline Jaubert, the passion for almonds is handed down from father to daughter. For several years, Jean-Pierre Jaubert has cultivated 10,000 almond trees on the Valensole plateau in Haute-Provence. When you watch the bees as they come and gather pollen from the almond blossoms, then when you see that the flowers have become fruits, you tell yourself that you did the right thing by launching into this adventure.