Welcome to our World!

cosnova GmbH is the company behind the strong cosmetics brands like essence, CATRICE and L.O.V.

We create the trends of tomorrow!

essence – filled to the brim with top trends

essence cosmetics gives you easy access to great products that inspire you express who you are with style, confidence and fun. We say NO to animal testing and YES to quality with prices affordable enough to try a fabulous new look whenever you want.

With a full range of breakthrough beauty products and the season’s hottest colors and formulas, you’ll look great and your skin will feel great too!

Express yourself with essence – Europe’s No. 1 cosmetic brand!

CATRICE is inspired by the trends in the fashion capitals of the world

CATRICE never misses a single trend, must-have or detail. The range is extremely convincing: a large choice of colours with trendy as well as classic shades for diverse looks. Products with high-quality ingredients, luxurious textures and innovative formulas. Premium packaging. An ideal price-performance-ratio to ensure a pure love of shopping. Twice a year, 25% of the CATRICE range is updated so that there is always something new to discover.

Beyond that, our in-house Trend Division develops up to 14 make-up collections per year: the current looks of the catwalk shows provide the inspiration for our make-up collections and are re-interpreted with the beauty products by CATRICE.

CATRICE – a pure joy of life: inspiring, contagious and multi-facetted.

L.O.V – feminine, sensual, strong

The essences of love are the same as the essences of the brand: desire, powerful feelings, happiness, pleasure and passion. The name sounds like a promise: L.O.V

Modern, timeless colors and product innovations perfectly meet the needs of the L.O.V woman: creative coolness, spontaneous elegance and an uncompromising joy of life let her shine with radiance, beauty and ease. She can be anything she wants to be – all with L.O.V!

The rich, pampering and caring textures unfold their effect on the skin and turn the L.O.V products into an irresistible and sensual experience. L.O.V builds on exclusive packaging and innovative technology.
Premium design and an abundance of details at an attractive price turn the products into a new lifestyle must-have.

L.O.V is passion – each individual product a L.O.Vstory in itself.


L.O.V says no to animal testing.
We do not carry out or commission any testing on animals for the manufacture of our products. This applies to the end products as well as to all ingredients. Our suppliers are also required to certify in writing that their products have been manufactured without testing on animals.