Thank you for visiting our website. You will discover information about our company, our innovative approach and our 6 products: Helizym®, Helipept®, Helitein®, Heliskin®, Nutrelix & Heliderm®

HPE Ingredients is a start-up and the first company in the world to demonstrate the benefits of using the snail in biotechnology, as ingredients for health food produced from snail flesh and by-products.

In France and internationally, markets in Nutrition, Health and Wellness markets are growing extremely fast.

As dietary supplements manufacturers or health food manufacturers, we know that you are always looking for innovation and seeking to develop or expand your product range.

HPE Ingredients provides you with new solutions: our start-up is your partner for all your future innovations. Please contact us to discuss further and how we can help you.


6 unique ingredients of natural origin

Using snail flesh, HPE Ingredients produces 6 unique raw materials of natural origin:

  • Helipept®: bioactive peptides with ACE inhibitory effects, to prevent and reduce high blood pressure
  • Helizym®: an enzymatic cocktail to improve digestive comfort
  • Heliskin®: a snail extract for wound healing & skin care
  • Nutrelix®: a snail extract for joint health improvement 
  • Helitein® : a snail extract for boost a muscular development
  • Heliderm® : for beauty from within  

HPE Ingredients

HPE Ingredients is positioned as a food ingredients manufacturer on the health & nutrition sector, in France and worldwide. We wish to develop a trusted relationship with our partners and clients, and answer your specific requests.

HPE Ingredients was established in Caen in December 2015 by Pascal Drevet, an experienced food industry professional since 1984. The business is a joint-stock company with a simplified structure.

By surrounding himself with a high level of skills and reliable technical partners, Pascal Drevet is your contact to build a quality dialogue and to ensure the success of your business.

HPE Ingredients is a start-up in the food technology sector and the result of a 5-year Research and Development programme on the biotechnological utilisation of snail flesh.

We have already received several awards in competitions promoting innovation.

And we will continue on this success path working with you, our trusted partners and clients…

Slowly, at a snail’s pace… but surely!


HPE Ingrédients

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