L.C.A. Laboratori di Chimica Applicata was founded in 1958, and for more than 50 years it has been a leading Italian producer of personal care and cosmetic products.
Its premises are in Italy, in the town of Limbiate, a few kilometers from the center of Milan. Its offices and production establishments cover an area of 30.000 square meters of which 15.000 square meters indoor.
It is provided with the most modern productive technologies and the potential of its highly automatized lines makes of L.C.A. a protagonist of cosmetic production in Italy.
The production structure of L.C.A. includes 23 filling and packaging lines, among the most modern and automated, which make it able to independently manage the products of all cosmetic lines. The production capacity is equal to over 70 million annual pieces. The finished products warehouse, flexible and completely automated, has room for more than 5,000 pallets.
Its production is highly varied and includes the fullest range of items for personal care.
L.C.A. cosmetics are the result of constant research and testing. They are formulated using strictly controlled raw materials and active principles with full regard of the most demanding standards of purity and innocuity in total observance of the Italian and European laws.
The Research & Development Laboratory, fully equipped for chemical-physical and microbiological analysis, is the basic support of the whole activity, both for the development of new products and for the quality control of daily production. Every product regularly undergoes tests of efficacy and is constantly controlled by the Laboratory in order to grant the best quality and stability in time.
Eventually, all cosmetics are clinically tested in cooperation with the most prominent Italian Universities and with the officially recognized Institutes of Control.