Brand story

HUYGENS

WHO

Daan Sins and Sébastien Guerra

WHAT

An organic French personal care brand with a bespoke approach to product formulation that utilizes pure essential oils for effective and sustainable results.

WHEN

2013

WHERE

Paris

WHY

Disappointed with the lack of results-driven natural beauty brands, Daan and Sébastien decided to combine their years of industry expertise to create essential skincare products that met their impeccable standards for quality and performance.

Q&A

First job?

DS: Newspaper delivery.
SG: Flight attendant for Air France.

Wake up time?

DS: 7:15 am, then bike to the office.
SG: 7:00 am & straight to the gym.

Sweet or savory?

DS: Savory—pasta with parmesan.
SG: Sweet for my French half, savory for my Italian half.

Favorite pastime?

DS: I love to cook & host dinner parties.
SG: Bootcamp with friends on the Seine River bank.

Book or podcast?

DS: Book—The Magic of Plants by Jacques Brosse.
SG: E-reader—so convenient when traveling light.

Desert island product?

DS: Our Hyaluronic Concentrate.
SG: Our Organic Night Repair Oil.

Favorite memory together?

Our Baywatch boat during Amsterdam pride.