quality certificates and awards
the quality of our products has been rewarded with many awards and quality labels. essence products are frequently tested and approved of by independent institutions such as “stiftung warentest” (independent german consumer organization that regularly tests and compares goods and services) and “ökotest” (german consumer magazine). in addition, reader surveys of popular magazines frequently place essence amongst other top brands. for example, essence won the coveted “allure best of beauty award: cheap thrills” consecutively in 2011 and in 2012.
the essence brand is distributed in over 20,000 sales outlets in more than 50 countries by cosnova beauty, a medium-sized, family-run company located in sulzbach in the taunus area of germany. the company’s clients include drugstores, food retailers, department stores, shopping malls and perfumeries.