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Who owns who in the beauty industry

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This isn't a complete list, but it will give you a little insight into the brands behind the beauty industry. Ever wondered if Shu Uemura have the same owners as The Body Shop (they do - L'Oreal), or if Bourjois really does have a connection with Chanel (right again), then read on...

Estee Lauder
Clinique
Prescriptives
Origins
MAC
La Mer
Bobbi Brown
Tommy Hifiger
Aveda
Jo Malone
Bumble and Bumble
Darphin
Missoni
Aramis
Lab Series
Kiton
Donna Karan
American Beauty
Good Skin
Flirt!
Sean John

LVMH

Dior
Benefit
Fresh
Acqua di Parma
Givenchy
Make up for ever
Guerlain
Kenzo
Sephora

L'Oreal (partly owned by Nestle)
All L'Oreal brands
Lancôme
The Body Shop
Maybelline
Biotherm
Kiehl's
Shu Uemura
Cacharel
Giorgio Armani
Helena Rubinstein
Dermablend
SkinCeuticals
Vichy Laboratoires
Kérastase
Redken
Garnier
Softsheen-Carson

Coty
Rimmel London
Lancaster
Davidoff
Jil Sander
Calvin Klein
And more brands of perfume than we could list including Sarah Jessica Parker, Jennifer Lopez, Kylie and the Beckham's scents.

Proctor and Gamble
Max Factor
Covergirl
Aussie
Clairol
SK II
Olay
Braun
Gillette
Head and Shoulders
Herbal Essences
Pantene
Hugo Boss Fragrances
Numerous other fragrances

Unilever
Dove
Lynx/Axe
Impulse
Lux
Ponds
Sunsilk
Vaseline
Timotei

Bourjois
Chanel

Revlon
Almay
Ultima 2

Elizabeth Arden
Britney Spears, Hilary Duff and many other fragrances

Alliance Boots
Toni and Guy (products only)
Kangol (products only)
French Connection (products only)
Botanics
No 7
17
Soltan

Johnson and Johnson
Johnsons
Aveeno
RoC
Piz Buin
Clean and Clear
Neutrogena

Clarins
Thierry Mugler
Azzaro

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Posted by Charlotte Howells on August 17, 2007 in Budget Beauty, Designer Beauty, Other Stuff | Permalink

Comments

correction: 'who owns whoM'

Posted by: little sonfica | August 19, 2007 9:28 PM

Thanks little sonfica, I guess 'who owns whom' would have been a better choice! Although really, I probably should have called it 'who owns what' seeing as it's companies I'm referring to not people. Ah well, can't win 'em all.

Posted by: Charlotte | August 20, 2007 9:17 AM

Hmmm that's an interesting list! Thanks for the info!

Posted by: jeni | August 22, 2007 8:04 AM

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