Category Archives: Avon History

Celebrating 130 Years of Avon

Celebrating 130 Years of Avon 2016 is a major milestone for Avon as the iconic company celebrates their 130th anniversary. In 2016 we celebrate 130 years of Avon innovation and beauty – creating lipsticks, blushes, and mascaras, fragrances, lotions and serums.  More importantly though is the 130 years of creating possibility and empowering women globally. Supporting women’s causes… Read More »

Brief View of the History of Avon Cosmetics

Avon cosmetics is a world wide leader in beauty. Founded by David McConnell in the USA, our first Avon-Lady was actually a man! He launched Avon Calling in 1886, offering cosmetics to women in the comfort of their own homes. The first product produced was called the little Dot Perfume Set. The first Avon ‘lady’ was Mrs P.F.E.… Read More »