R&D

The Home of Clean and Natural Cosmetics

A true bridge between Asia and Europe, Thépenier Pharma & Cosmetics (TP&C) designs high-end formulas for you as cosmetic and pharmaceutical subcontractor. Our innovations are the results from the fusion of the French and Japanese cultures and know-how specific to Nippon Shikizai group.

All our dermo-cosmetic, oral care and makeup products are created and manufactured in a GMP-environment, according to processes inherited from our pharma DNA.

Innovative Formulations that Anticipate Trends

As an experienced and multicultural contract manufacturer, our deep knowledge of the cosmetic market and of the expectations of its main actors enables us to anticipate trends.

 

We imagine innovative and visionary skincare, makeup or hybrid formulations and/or products with passion. And we then put potential best-sellers at your disposal.

 

We provide either ready-to sale, portfolio formula-skeletons, or tailored-made formulations.

Painstakingly Sourced Non-Controversial Raw Materials

In the composition of our formulas, our R&D laboratory ensures the supply and use of selected raw materials. They are mainly sourced in France or in Europe.

We design “made in France” or “made in Japan” formulas/products that are always clean and often natural. Most of the time, they are generally COSMOS certified or certifiable.

PAINSTAKINGLY SOURCED NON-CONTROVERSIAL RAW MATERIALS

Highly Sustainable Selected Packs

Thépenier Pharma & Cosmetics did secure partnerships with some of the leading packaging groups in order to:

  • Ideally match the pack/formula combo and offer you an optimal product experience. In addition, this way we minimize the development timeline of your projects.
  • Provide as reliable, sustainable and eco-friendly services and products as possible. The pack is in line with the requirements of our R&D, which is to provide clean, natural and highly sustainable products to our customers.
  • Facilitate the manufacturing of your products on our equipment.
Highly Sustainable Selected Packs

Fine-Tuned Scale-Ups

Scale-up operations are also within our chore know-how. It allows us to easily, rapidly and efficiently accompany your business growth.

Regulatory Expertise

Beyond formulation, we can also handle all the regulatory dimensions of your projects. That is:

  • PIF (Product Information File)
  • Country regulatory checks
  • Ingredients list check
  • Claims checks 
  • Etc.
REGULATORY EXPERTISE
STRICT TIMELINE FOR A WELL-CONTROLLED TIME-TO-MARKET

Strict Timeline for a Well-Controlled Time-to-Market

The most famous cosmetic groups, as well as the most dynamic start-ups, entrust Thépenier Pharma & Cosmetics with some of their most strategic product developments. They choose our clean and/or natural formulas to reach success. Why wouldn’t you?

 

The responsiveness of our R&D ensures as limited a timeline as possible to your projects. This way, you can expect your products to be launched on the market prior to all your competitors!