Sephora is a visionary beauty-retail concept founded in France by Dominique Mandonnaud in 1969. Sephora's unique, open-sell environment features an ever-increasing amount of classic and emerging brands across a broad range of product categories including skincare, color, fragrance, body, and hair care, in addition to Sephora's own private label, SEPHORA COLLECTION. Owned by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world's leading luxury goods group, Sephora is highly regarded as a beauty trailblazer, thanks to its unparalleled assortment of prestige products, unbiased service from experts, interactive shopping environment, and innovation. Today, Sephora is not only the leading chain of perfume and cosmetics stores in France, but also a powerful beauty presence in countries around the world, earning the #1 market share of prestige beauty in the US, Canada, and France. From Paris to Shanghai, from Dubai to San Francisco, the “Sephorization” of the world is possible thanks to the 33,000 passionate Sephora employees who represent 33 countries and 2250 stores worldwide.