10.09 . When Helena Rubinstein invented the ‘Beauty Clinic’

1927. Helena Rubinstein revolutionised the world of cosmetics yet again by opening the first ‘Beauty Clinic’ in Paris.


Science at the service of beauty

"If I had to define the ‘Beauty Clinic’, explained Helena Rubinstein, "I would describe it as a place offering scientific treatments to preserve the beauty of a woman’s body and face. […]" 


A revolutionary approach

Women were invited to undergo a medical examination to determine their skin type and specific problems. For the first time, advice and treatments were given on the basis of scientific knowledge. This was a radical innovation.

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