We put our expertise into practice to translate the secrets of the finest, most natural active ingredients into luxury skincare that offers the greatest efficacy and compatibility. For 55 years the result has been individual skincare ranges "Made in Germany".
BABOR - the German beauty pioneer. Founded by renowned biochemist Dr. Michael Babor in 1956, the company has been steadfastly focused on innovation and has established itself as a true pioneer in the field of professional skincare.
The BABOR Research and Innovation Centre has been transforming the secrets of nature into natural, high-tech products for over 55 years. These products combine nature and science to create synergetically optimised quality. The research department has been a pillar of the company since the very beginning, and has helped BABOR to establish a leading position amongst its international competitors.
Interdisciplinary teams of scientists and collaborations with renowned universities, other leading research institutes, as well as massage specialists, ensure that BABOR achieves groundbreaking research results and that all BABOR products and treatments achieve the highest level of efficacy and performance – for a visibly improved, lasting, healthy skin tone. Many of the select active and other ingredients are from the natural world of plants, and are obtained from fair-trade sources and organically grown. Each product is a consistent symbol of “Beauty, Made in Germany”.
Each individual product range is subjected to an exhaustive quality control process: from the development of the products in BABOR's own laboratories, to the manufacturing process, to dispatch.
Facts & figures
The headquarters of the Dr. Babor GmbH & Co. KG. company are situated in Aachen. A total of 400 members of staff work at the Aachen premises, which is home to the product, research and development, administration and logistics departments. The 7 subsidiaries and over 70 distributors, as well as all members of the sales forces working in Germany, Holland and Belgium, are managed from the headquarters in Aachen.
BABOR is represented by distributors in over 70 countries across the world and manages subsidiaries in Switzerland, Austria, Holland, Belgium, Great Britain, Canada and the USA. Regular training sessions in the BABOR Training Centre, at the company's headquarters in Aachen, guarantee that the high-quality, and consultation-intensive products, are utilised in the best possible way worldwide. Thousands of beauty professionals across the globe put their trust in BABOR.