#1 brand in the world for professional hairdryers made in France
Since 1936, Velecta Paramount® Paris has designed, manufactured and distributed throughout the world high-performance, eco-friendly hair dryers that best respect working conditions of the most demanding professionals and highest expectations of consumers.
Compact and powerful, light and quiet, ergonomic, incorporating the most advanced technologies, Velecta Paramount® Paris hairdryers benefit from more than 80 years of expertise and innovation.
All of our hair dryers are designed and handmade in our factories in Romorantin-Lanthenay, France.
In 2018, exports represented nearly 50% of the company’s turnover.
The history of VELECTA PARAMOUNT®
birth of the hood dryer
birth of the first hairdryer
birth of TGR + (standing for "Très Grande Rapidité" or very high speed in French, in reference to the famous French TGV or high-speed train)
launch of the TGR 3600 the first ultra compact and ultra lightweight hairdryer designed to combat musculoskeletal disorders
Launch of the e/r/a, an incredibly silent and impressively lightweight hairdryer
OS* Optimum Solution. A hairdryer that combines a particularly compact format with powerful efficiency