Read how a simple product became an international sensation, changing women's perception of themselves. Also, follow the Williams family through their ups and downs as their lives change in the most unusual and fascinating ways.
Ask anyone who has read The book and they will tell you it's irresistible.
The Maybelline Story has left a lasting impression upon America, yet not many people realize just how vital a role the cosmetic brand has played in shaping idealism for the last century. The obsession with perfection was widely seen throughout Hollywood in the 1920's, and has reached unimaginable proportions today, with the help of plastic surgery.
Tom Lyle Williams, founder of the Maybelline Co. in 1915, inspiried woman, thorugh his artistic advertising, to embrace glamour and beauty with a simple swish of the eyes.
Maybelline was developed in a time when women were breaking free from oppressive traditon and demanding the right to vote as equals in their society.
The Maybelline story captivates the reader by its incredible survival through economic, social, and personal turmoil.
The Maybelline Story takes you on a journey through 20th century America. The memoir paints a picture of a fifty year, family owned business, now owned by L'Oreal Paris. A company that continues to thrive as an Icon on the world stage.
You will be dazzled!!!