The woman behind the brand.
Born for Beauty
The niece of a Hungarian chemist, Estée was trained in the art of face creams at an early age.
The Start of Something Beautiful
Estée built her company with the perfect mix of know-how, dedication, persistence, passion, family commitment–and a lot of free samples.
“Success depends on daring to act on dreams,” according to Estée, who turned a homespun cream into a global cosmetics empire.
Going the Distance
Estée Lauder began expanding internationally in 1960 and is now sold in over 150 countries across the globe.
The Little Brown Bottle with Big Results
The first serum to repair skin’s appearance during the night. more