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. Passionate about make-up. Serious about people and the planet.

We develop make-up with our hearts. And minds.
Trends are our passion, but we only buy into those, which truly make us beautiful.

We are pro’s, we are in love with quality. Just like you.
Our canvas is every face. Your lips, her cheeks, our eyes, her brows, his contours, our fingertips.

We develop make-up with all our hearts.
We want shelves full of cosmetic and oceans full of fish.

We want the perfect colour and the best and safest ingredients.

We think that make-up should make you happy.
And we are only happy when we harm no living creature nor the planet.
And we truly commit to work on that.

We are CATRICE. Passionate about make-up.
Serious about people and planet.

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.