Shea Butter

 
Shea Butter

The landscape of Burkina Faso is interspersed with majestic karite trees – the source of shea butter. In this region, the hot winds carry dust and fine sand, which can be ve...
 
Traceability

In the early 1980’s, L’OCCITANE set up a joint-development program with the women of Burkina Faso. "Thanks to the incredible success of our Shea Butter range, which is...
 
Did You Know?

L’OCCITANE wants to go further than a trade business. It ensures that the women of Burkina Faso reap the full benefits of their work by purchasing the butter directly from t...
 
Foundation

Created in 2006, the L’OCCITANE Foundation supports projects that give women greater autonomy and promote their economic emancipation, creating literacy centers, providing a...
 
ECOCERT

The European control and certification body ECOCERT Environment has developed the ESR “Ecocert Fair Trade” standard label, with four main objectives: • Social res...