Clarins supports medical, humanitarian and environmental causes throughout the world. It was the first French company to prohibit animal testing in 1987. For more information please visit

Courtin-Clarins Arthritis Foundation

Established by Jacques Courtin-Clarins in 1989, the foundation is responsible for many of the major advances in rheumatoid arthritis research.

Most Dynamic Woman Award

Clarins recognizes the exceptional work of women devoted to improving the lives of children in need. The award originated in France in 1997, but is now present in eleven countries, creating a vast awareness and support network across the globe.

The Herboretum

Since 2004, Clarins has subsidized The Herboretum in Saint-Ay, where over 200 plant species are grown. An extraordinary showcase for biodiversity, it represents the best that nature can offer for the benefit of health and beauty, and promotes environmental conservation among its visitors.

Additional Charitable Causes

Clarins also supports many other charities throughout the world, some of which include: Aldeas Infantiles in Spain, Clarins We Care in Malaysia, Singapore and Taiwan, Centro Italiano Aiuti all’Infanzia in Italy, Etincelle and Le Vie de Plus Belle in France.