112 pages : 25 cm. A biography of Elizabeth Arden, examining her life and success in the beauty business. Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
112 pages : 25 cm. Includes bibliographical references (page 108). Growing into a name - Working girl - Big dreams in the big city - What's in a name? -. - Imagination, daring. and work, work, work - Elizabeth hits the big time - Time out for romance - "That woman" - Bad times and big profits - A queen and the sport of kings.
Elizabeth Arden, the American Dream by Nancy Shuker is a truly riveting biography of the life of the famous cosmetics entrepreneur Elizabeth Arden. I read this book for a school project and loved it! It told many interesting and unknown facts that can keep a reader waiting for more. It told information from the tinest basics such as about one of Elizabeth's earlier jobs as a bank teller,to exactly how she decorated her very first salon. This book was exciting and fun to read. I recommend this as a top biography.
Elizabeth Arden book. Elizabeth Arden: Cosmetics Entrepreneur (American Dream Series). 0382095871 (ISBN13: 9780382095870).
Home Nancy Shuker Elizabeth Arden: Cosmetics Entrepreneur (American Dream Series). Grade 9-12- An interesting, readable biography of a determined woman, this book will appeal to teenagers involved in women's studies, business, or fashion. Shuker's style is casual, with some dialogue and considerable fictionalizing of feelings and emotions (consistent with the manner of Lewis and Woodworth's adult biography). She does an excellent job of relating Arden's life to the world around her, and smoothly integrates information on historical and cultural events, high society, daily life, and notable personalities into the text.
Elizabeth Arden: Cosmetics Entrepreneur (American Dream Series). Miss Elizabeth Arden is a must-read for anyone involved with the cosmetic industry. Miss Arden did it, she really did! This book gives great insight into her journey.
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Elizabeth Arden was instrumental in the development of the modern cosmetics and beauty salon industry. She was also an astute businesswoman. Growing up in poverty, she was not able to finish high school but instead drifted from one job to another. In 1908 she moved to New York, where her brother lived. Her entree into the beauty salon business was fortuitous: she took a clerical job in a shop that specialized in "facials, " facial massage aided by simple oils and creams and embodying virtually no cosmetic applications. Although Graham was 30 by then, she looked 20 for she was blessed with a smooth, cream complexion.
Elizabeth Arden's list of beauty innovations is long.
She lived by her mantra, "To be beautiful is the birthright of every woman. Miss Arden created skin care products that benefited, not masked, the skin. Elizabeth Arden's list of beauty innovations is long. She was the first to introduce eye makeup to the women of America and pioneered the creation of the "makeover. With the launch of Ardena Skin Tonic, the company became the first to incorporate its founder's name into a product name.
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