Lancome Paris is a French cosmetics company launched in 1935 by Armand Petitjean, a former Coty employee. The company’s name was inspired by the ruins of a castle, Le Chateau de Lancosme, and the brand’s rose symbol was inspired by the roses that surrounded it. Today, the company maintains a high profile through its ad campaigns featuring top models and celebrities as captured by leading fashion photographers. Emma Watson, famous for her role in Harry Potter recently advertised their Tresor collection. They have had 89 fragrances released over the years and these include Hypnose, Miracle, O Oui de Lancome and Tresor.