Key dates

1946: Sothys founded by Dr Hotz.
1947 : Production of the first biological serum ampoule.
1950 : Launch of Desquaderm, the future Desquacrem.
1966 : Sothys acquired by the Mas family.
1968 : First Sothys lifting facial, the first Institute treatment (IT).
1971 : Launch of the first make-up range « Modern make up ».
1974 : Opening of export markets (Europe, USA then Asia).
1978 : Foundation of the Sothys training school.
1985 : Opening of L’Institut Sothys at 128, rue du Faubourg-Saint-Honoré in Paris.
2001 : Premium Secrets de SOTHYS® skincare range.
2004 : Sothys becomes the partner of the Thermes de Spa.
2005 : Opening of L’Institut Sothys in New York.
2006 : Opening of Les Jardins Sothys® in Auriac in Corrèze.
2009 : Anti-aging Intensive treatmentwith patented Flax complex.
2015 : Intensive hydrating treatment with the patented 1055 boletus extract.
2016 : Creation of La Crème 128 in a Bernardaud porcelain jar.
2018 : Creation of the Sothys Athletics™ line.
2019 : Depolluting energizing Détox Energie™ Intensive treatment.
2020 : New ancestral Indonesia signature treatment™ & the launch of the PRESCRIPTION JEUNESSE eye contour line™.


02 . DECEMBER . 2018

Have a wonderful Festive Season with Sothys!
Indulge someone or indulge yourself with the lovely surprises we have in store for you...

Coming soon to Sothys beauty institutes and spas!

25 . NOVEMBER . 2018

Get ready for a beautiful Festive Season with our Advent Calendar!
Discover each day 24 products to restore your beauty before the festive season . . .*

To find in your Sothys institutes and spas...

*Offer applies to France, while stocks last. Conditions apply – for details see your beauty therapist.

01 . NOVEMBER . 2018

Sothys Advanced Research has drawn on the latest scientific findings regarding the influence of stress on skin ageing to provide a cutting-edge cosmetic response that combines an exclusive formulation with an immediate action on the surface with latest-generation active ingredients for a complete resolution that protects and visibly reveals the skin’s youthfulness through 2 exceptional treatments:

This exceptional youth-promoting skincare reveals some of its secrets as soon as it is applied: its wonderful active texture forms a biomimetic satin film with a lifting effect on the skin’s surface and its delicate fragrance is an invitation to a feeling of well-being. Day after day, this universal cream treats the skin to a complete pro-youth action to combat the visible signs of ageing.

after application, 80% of users notice an immediate smoothing effect on wrinkles*


Smoothing: +37% (experimental scoring **)
Improved firmness: +30% (clinical measurements using a cutometer**)

This balm with a melting texture creates a smoothing film on the skin’s surface, bringing about an immediate ‘lift and fill’ effect around the eye and lip contour. Day after day, this 2-in-1 formula targets the specific problems of these two areas on the face which are extremely sensitive to ageing.

80% of users noticed the immediate smoothing effect of this unique texture. ***


Number of wrinkles: -30% after 15 days and -38% after 30 days ****
Dark circles: -25% after 30 days *****
Puffiness: -17% after 30 days *****

Rendezvous at your Sothys institute to discover the new Secrets de Sothys ® range.

Self-evaluation performed on a panel of 20 consumers after using the product twice daily.
** On 20 people after 30 days of twice daily application3 Results of clinical measurements using cutometre on 20 people after 30 days of twice daily use.
*** Self-assessment performed on 21 people after 15 days of twice-daily use.
**** Instrumental measurements. Average results on the eye contour from 21 people after twice-daily use.
***** Expert scoring. Average results on the eye contour from 21 people after twice-daily use.