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Business Builders in Cosmetics
Jacqueline C. Kent ©2004

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  • 160 pages
  • 60 or more black-and-white photos, drawings, and maps
  • 7" x 9"
  • Reinforced library binding
  • Source notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Glossary
  • Grades 5 and up
  • ISBN: 978-1-881508-82-3
  • $22.95







The business of beauty has earned a pretty penny for the entrepreneurs featured in this new book, including Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden, contemporaries and competitors; Max Factor, make-up artist to the stars of screen and stage; David Hall McConnell, founder of Avon, who brought the store to his customers; Charles Revson, whose nail enamel company grew into Revlon; Estee Lauder, skin-care expert; and Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop, featuring products made from natural ingredients.