Cosmetic company Estée Lauder, which was founded in 1946, owns many brands that market fragrances, hair and skin products, and makeup. Cosmetics brands falling under the Estée Lauder umbrella include Aerin Beauty, Bobbi Brown, Clinique, Flirt!, M.A.C., Prescriptives, Smashbox, Tom Ford and Tory Burch. Many designers also offer scents and body products exclusively through Estee Lauder. These include Coach, Donna Karan, Ermenegildo Zegna, Kiton, Marni, Michael Kors and Tommy Hilfiger.
Other Brands and Where to Buy
Many high-end fragrance, skin, body and hair-care labels are owned by Estée Lauder. These include Aramis, Aveda, Bumble and Bumble, Darphin, Jo Malone, La Mer, Lab Series Skincare For Men, Ojon, Origins and Osiao. Products from the Estée Lauder family are available in department stores, such as Nordstrom, independent brand boutiques and salons. Many are also sold online at brand and store websites, including Sephora.com. Be careful about purchasing products from Estée Lauder through online auctions, as fakes are common.
Hallie Engel is a food and lifestyle writer whose work has appeared in several international publications. She served as a restaurant critic for "Time Out Abu Dhabi" and "Time Out Amsterdam" and has also written about food culture in the United Arab Emirates for "M Magazine." She holds a bachelor's degree in communications and film studies from University of Amsterdam.