L'OREAL : Disclosure of total number of voting rights and number of shares at August 31, 2016

Société anonyme au capital de 112 182 708 €
Siège social : 14, rue Royale, 75008 Paris
632 012 100 R.C.S. Paris

Disclosure of total number of voting rights and number of shares
in the capital
at August 31 st , 2016

Pursuant to article L-233-8 II of the French "Code de Commerce" and 223-16 of the AMF's General Regulations:

Total number of shares561,238,858
Number of real voting rights 
(excluding treasury shares)559,481,513
Theoretical number of voting rights561,238,858
(including  treasury shares*) 

 (*) pursuant to article 223-11 of the AMF's General Regulations

Since its creation by a chemist, a century ago, L'Oréal is concentrated on one unique area of expertise, cosmetics. With a turnover of euros 25.26 billion in 2015, the group focuses its activities on 32 global and culturally diverse brands distributed in every distribution channel :
-L'Oréal Professionnel, Matrix, Kérastase, Redken, Decléor, Carita in hair dressing salons.
-L'Oréal Paris, Maybelline, Garnier, Dark and Lovely, Essie, MG, NYX Professional Makeup in mass market.
-Vichy, La Roche Posay,  Roger&Gallet, and Skinceuticals in pharmacies and drug stores.
-Lancôme, Helena Rubinstein, Biotherm, Shu Uemura, Kiehl's, Giorgio Armani, Cacharel, Ralph Lauren, Diesel, Viktor&Rolf, Clarisonic, Urban Decay, Yue-Sai and YSL in perfumeries and department stores,
-The Body Shop in its own stores.

Research and innovation are at the core of L'Oréal's strategy. The Group has developed more than 120 new molecules over a period of 40 years. Research teams design new products in all areas of cosmetics: hair color, hair care, skincare, make-up and perfumes.


Individual shareholders and market authorities
Mr. Jean Régis CAROF

Financial analysts and institutional investors
Mrs. Françoise LAUVIN
Phone: +33.(0)

For further information, please contact your bank, broker or financial institution (I.S.I.N. code: FR0000120321), and consult your usual newspapers, and the internet site for shareholders and investors, http://www.loreal-finance.com , or loreal-finance.com mobile edition on your PDA; alternatively, call +
"This document does not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, L'Oréal shares. If you wish to obtain more comprehensive information about L'Oréal, please refer to the public documents registered in France with theAutorité des Marchés Financiers [which are also available in English on our Internet site: www.loreal-finance.com].
This document may contain some forward-looking statements. Although the Company considers that these statements are based on reasonable hypotheses at the date of publication of this release, they are by their nature subject to risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materiallyf rom those indicated or projected in these statements."

August 31, 2016

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Source: L'ORÉAL via GlobeNewswire