Esme Marshall - Vogue 1980
The fact that this was marketed as the “costliest perfume in the world” made me want it to the level of obsession. I did eventually save up enough to buy some. Not entirely sure it was suited to a precocious young woman.
Clinique’s iconic Black Honey lip gloss, launched in 1971
The First Clinique Lab Coat December 1968 Clinique founder Carol Phillips in the first iteration of our iconic white lab coat, worn by Clinique Consultants at cosmetic departments worldwide.
The first Clinique ‘computer’. This, plus the counter staff’s white ‘lab coats’ convinced the impressionable 13 year-old me that Clinique was scientifically serious skincare.