Davines was founded in Parma in 1983 by the Bollati family, as a research laboratory specialised in the production of top quality hair and skin care products for renowned cosmetic companies worldwide.
In 1993 the Davines brand was created to identify hair cosmetic products dedicated to the market of professional hairdressing with design, formulation and productions entirely performed by its in-house laboratories.
The Davines brand identifies the hair care division of the Davines S.p.A. Group, made up also of the [ comfort zone] cosmetic division dedicated to the skin care professional market. The group is now a B Corporation, i.e. a company that uses business to generate a positive impact on the people and the environment, and it is an international player present in more than 90 countries with a multicultural staff of several nationalities. In addition to the headquarters in Parma, the Company has branches in New York, London, Paris, Mexico City, Deventer (The Netherlands) and Hong Kong.
In Davines every product is created with intuition and realized with craftsmanship using the most advanced cosmetic technology. Formulations privilege the use of ingredients of natural origin, they are produced using energy from renewable sources and packaged minimising their environmental impact, drawing inspiration from the ideal of Sustainable Beauty as an inseparable union between the Beautiful and the Good.