Marie-Christine CHAUVIN, naturopath, relaxation therapist and naturo-beautician, created her own little Parisian company, in Montparnasse, a nice little neighbourhood nestled in trees, in 1980.
From London to Paris, Marie-Christine CHAUVIN, teaches the art of traditional massaging and of entirely natural body care.
President of the French Federation of Manual Techniques for Stress Management (Fédération Française des Techniques Manuelles de Gestion du Stress), she accompanies students from international horizons in their steps towards well-being and transmits her passion to internationally renowned teachers in adult education (GUINOT, Marie COHR, COTY).
She also teaches shiatsu, ayurveda techniques, and the famous “D’stress” massage that she created, presented at the Congress for New Beauty Therapy Applications (Congrès des Nouvelles Esthétiques Appliquées) and that is now taught in Beautician Schools.
She has created face and body protocols of care for well known cosmetic brands and developed her own organic cosmetic line, ALMERIA GARDEN, in the continuity of the spirit of her Beauty Institute and of holistic body care.
Marie-Christine CHAUVIN’s cosmetic line, ALMERIA GARDEN, is a registered trade mark, that is labeled QUALITE France, contains natural ingredients certified COSMEBIO, and reflects her know-how and philosophy. The line joins in a different beauty therapy : a multi-sensorial experience and approach.
The Institute has become a quality reference in the field of organic face and body care.
Beauty is also possible using natural and organic products.
The company’s specialty :
Since a few years, the Institute has developed its’ own organic cosmetic line, ALMERIA GARDEN, a high quality range of products for sensitive and reactive skins. All the power of plants associated to easy techniques of massage to do at home.
The ingredients are of extremely high quality, the materials used are noble (glass, chinaware, organdie), the packaging (recyclable or reusable) is sober and refined, the little leaflets explain precise gestures and protocols of care to do at home, including schemes of shiatsu and DO-IN. Only what nature has best to offer.
The line is sold at the Institute and at registered retailers (France and overseas).
Face and body cares :
- repairing cream mask made from Aloe Vera and hyaluronic acid
- cotton flower face scrub
- sheabutter cream mask
- specific skin cares
- ferming up and slimming cares
Flagship products :
- Precious hydrating emulsion – Almeria Garden (visible repulping effect)
- Precious anti-ageing serum – Almeria Garden (a remarkable repairing cocktail of vitamins)
- Cream mask precious bath of light, with repulping and hydrating effect,
- " New generation " face scrub active stemmed from vegetal cells, made from cotton extract