Avon Products, Inc. (known simply as Avon) is a direct-selling company. It sells beauty products, personal care products and cosmetics, like perfume, soap, deodorant, lipstick, powders and nail polish.
The company was founded in 1886. It was incorporated in New York City in 1916.
It is the fifth-largest beauty company.
The original name of the company was California Perfume Company.