ESTEE LAUDER The lady who helped other ladies feel ladylike was herself a refined refresher course in ladylike fashion. Of American women and makeup, Lauder said, “Most of them are using too much, with harsh results.” Consider her a case study in the elegance of restraint. Courtesy of Vanity Fair © BETTMANN/CORBIS.
Estee Lauder was the co-founder, along with her husband, Joseph Lauder, of Estée Lauder Companies, her eponymous cosmetics company. Lauder was the only woman on TIME magazine's 1998 list of the 20 most influential business geniuses of the 20th century. She was the recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. She was inducted to the Junior Achievement U.S. Business Hall of Fame in 1988.
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