The Story of Gamanity
Who We Are
Gamanity is a term derived from the Japanese word "Gaman," which embodies the virtues of perseverance and endurance. It represents a way of life and a mindset that can help you achieve your goals.
At Gamanity modern science and innovation meets with the best of nature. Our products are entirely natural, vegan, cruelty-free, handmade, and travel-sized, and we are proud to be completely plastic-free.
All our products are backed by science making them effective yet gentle. We refrain from using harmful chemicals, so you can be confident that what you're putting on your skin is safe and healthy for you and the environment.
At Gamanity, we're dedicated to empowering women, particularly in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). We believe that women and girls have tremendous potential, and we're committed to helping them unlock it through their natural strength.
From Travelers to Travelers
At Gamanity, our team consists of a diverse group of passionate travelers hailing from various corners of the globe. We deeply understand the significance of answering to your travel needs, which is why we are committed to delivering top-notch, travel-sized skincare products that not only last long but also seamlessly accompany you on your adventures, no matter where they take you.
Caring for your health and environment
At Gamanity, our team of skilled scientists is not only dedicated to creating superior skincare products for your skin's well-being but also deeply committed to the well-being of our planet. We take pride in offering a range of skincare and beauty products that embody our values: 100% natural, vegan, plastic-free, cruelty-free, and free of harmful chemicals. With every product we develop, we strive to strike a harmonious balance between promoting your skin's health and nurturing the environment we all call home.
Community: Empowering and supporting women
At Gamanity, we are committed to empowering women, especially in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). We firmly believe that women and girls possess boundless potential, and we are dedicated to assisting them in unleashing their Natural Strength. To foster a sense of community among women, we organise engaging talks and meetings that facilitate the exchange of ideas, centered around cultivating a healthy and joyful lifestyle and harnessing the benefits of using quality natural skincare products.
Beyond Our Products
All our products are 100% plastic-free. Reduce your plastic footprint and heal your skin!
Our products are never tested on animals. We strive to be kind not only to your skin but also to animals and the environment.
Backed by Science: All our products are formulated by our skilled scientists, ensuring that our skincare is both gentle and effective.
Healthy lifestyle, exploration, responsibility, equality, confidence, open-mindedness, passion, independence, and motivation.
Your Natural Strength
About the Co-Founders
In 2016 Katrin received her Bsc degree (Hon) in Biotechnology, at Sapienza University of Rome. She attended an Erasmus Traineeship Program from September 2016 to December 2016 at the University of Leicester, UK. In 2021 she was awarded a PhD in Immunology at the same University.
Her main scientific interests are about the immune system, cellular and molecular biology, in healthy and disease conditions.
Besides her scientific career, Katrin has been competing in swimming at high levels, both nationally and internationally for more than 15 years. Another great passion is the yoga practice.
ÁLVARO GARCÍA CRUZ
Alvaro received his BSc (Hons) in Chemistry from the University of Guanajuato (Mexico) in 2008 and his master degree (Hons) in Catalysis and Physical Chemistry at the University Claude Bernard Lyon 1 (France) in 2010. He completed his Ph.D. studies at the same University in 2015 focusing in Nanotechnology and Biotechnology.
Alvaro is passionate about pharmacology and medicine. He enjoys researching botanical active ingredients, finding the most efficient delivery methods, and exploring how they benefit the body.
Since I was a child, I have been drawn to nature and enjoy using my abilities to enhance my environment and assist others. I find pleasure in going hiking with my siblings and practising Capoeira.