RARE BIOACTIVE SUBSTANCES FROM NATURE DEDICATED TO SKINCARE, HAIRCARE AND MAKEUP
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Our rare bio-active substances comes from:
ALGAE & MICRO-ALGAE
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BRANDS WHO TRUST US
a family passion
The passion for nature, skin and environmental conscientiousness is part of our family’s DNA. With over 35 years of experience in life sciences, Xavier Briand brings his extensive operational experience as well as in-depth knowledge of natural bioactive substances and cosmetic industry. During his career, he held top management positions in Research Centre and International Group. Indeed, after his PhD in Plant Physiology and fine chemistry, he took part in the creation of an Algae Technical Research Centre and participated as expert of European Economic Community (EEC) in the valorization of seaweed for six years. Then, he joined an International Group to create the Biotechmarine company specialized in marine active ingredients. He is a pioneer in the creation of bio-inspired ingredients and has launched more than 60 innovations in the fields of skin and plant science.
From an early age, her daughter share the same passion for nature and skin. Growing up, she naturally multiplied experiences in the fields of cosmetics, luxury and international management. She graduated with a double master from Grenoble Business School (Master in Management and Master specialized in the Management of luxury brands, fashion and design). She had the chance to collaborate with International Groups such as LVMH (Dior), L'Oréal and Clarins. As a second generation of experts, she founded ODYCEA in 2014.
Our goal is to actively participate in building an ethical, sustainable, and responsible vision of beauty providing: a sourcing that respects the environment and all parties involved, a sourcing essentially certified organic, a full traceability, the application of the green chemistry principles, COSMOS and China compliance, a Natural Origin Index of 1 (ISO 16128-1 and ISO 16128-2).
Odycea was awarded a Green price at In-cosmetics Global 2018 for MARINE BAMBOO. This patented active ingredient is derived from organic seaweed and targets well-aging as well as multi-light protection (UV, Blue Light and Infrared type A).
ODYCEA was shortlisted FINALIST for the RISING STAR AWARD spotlighting the industry's best newcomers at In-Cosmetics Global 2019.