Founded in Parma, Italy in 1983 by the Bollati Family, Davines Group started as a research laboratory, producing high-end hair care products for renowned cosmetic companies worldwide.
After a decade of honing their expertise, the Davines dev team began creating their own brand of Davines hair care products exclusively for salons, and in 1996 founded [ comfort zone ] skin care for premier spas. By 2018 Davines was now a B Corp and had an international presence in more than 90 countries with a multicultural staff. In addition to the main office in Parma - the Davines Village - they expanded to have offices in New York, London, Paris, Mexico City, Deventer (Netherlands), and Hong Kong.
What is a B Corp?
Davines has rewritten their way of doing business, looking to conduct as a positive force capable of generating profit and at the same time creating a virtuous impact on people and the environment. After the certification was obtained in 2016, Davines decided to align their objectives with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG's), defined in the UN Agenda 2030, projecting them into their corporate strategy.
“By creating beauty sustainably, we encourage people to take care of themselves, of the environment in which they live & work, and of the things they love.”
- Davide Bollati, President
The Davines formulations favor the use of ingredients of natural origin, are generated with renewable electric energy, and packaged minimizing the environmental impact (recycled/recyclable). Inspired by the ideal of sustainable beauty as an inseparable unity between beauty and good, Davines is a brand that cares about the artisan spirit while producing clean, responsible care.