Our story | Vichy

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the Vichy name?

Have you ever wondered what goes
on behind the Vichy name?

Here’s a little bit about our history

Founded in 1931 by pioneering medic Dr. Prosper Haller, Vichy is a French brand committed to taking care of sensitive skin. We’ve led the way in cosmetic and skincare innovation for over 80 years.

Dr Haller

Discover Dr Haller, Vichy Founder

Our mission:
Become every woman's skin's health partner at every stage of life

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Vichy volcanic water

Our proprietary active ingredient at the core of vichy skincare products

Vichy volcanic water regenerates, repairs & strengthens antioxidant defenses to make the skin stronger against exposome aggressors thanks to it's high concentration in minerals for a healthy radiant, even & protected skin.

15 essentials minerals
Vichy volcanic water

from the source to your skin


Our formulations are hypoallergenic, tested on sensitive skin and paraben-free

As well as being specially formulated for sensitive skin, Vichy’s skincare products are hypoallergenic and free from parabens.

In addition, we work in close collaboration with a committee of dermatologists & allergy experts to assure the best formula safety.

Our factory follows hygiene standards which are on par with the pharmaceutical ones.

Clean, safe & effective skincare
for healthy-looking skin

Proven efficacy
safety shape


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Sensitive skin

safety shape

No parabens



As you’d expect, Vichy’s formulas are developed in partnership with health professionals (pharmacists & dermatologists), and their efficacy is tested under strict medical control.

Our active ingredients are introduced at the active dose.

What you might not know? Our tests are based on no fewer than 54 different expert methods, making us one of the skincare industry’s premier innovators.

Finally, our cosmetics department continues to track each batch of products even after they’ve been released onto the market, all as part of our quality promise to you.