Elizabeth Arden
Through her salons and cosmetics line, Arden was a pioneer in the development of the personal care industry. By 1929, Arden owned 150 salons throughout the world, sold her 1,000 different products in 25 countries and generated over $4 million in sales. By 1965, the personal care industry that Arden helped to create had grown into a $2.5 billion dollar industry.