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History of the Product Brands

Best impressions image development services offer customized cosmetics and exclusive skin care brands to help women optimize their full beauty potential


In 1965, Flori Roberts was the first cosmetics brand developed specifically for women of color.  This was a big step towards giving African American women a prestigious line of diverse color cosmetics and skin care formulated and shade selected specifically for them.  Also Flori Roberts was the first brand of cosmetics for women of color to be sold in major department stores. But now is sold almost exclusively through Color Me Beautiful direct selling and mall kiosk entrepreneurs.  


In 1992, Flori Roberts launched “My Everything Crème, the first upscale multi-purpose facial treatment specifically formulated to address the unique aging process of black women 30+.  Flori Roberts launched the first-ever skin care using Emblica – a plant extract – which is a dramatically effective and natural way to even-out skin toneade discolorations and brighten the skin.


Known as a leading authority on color and image, Color Me Beautiful launched its complete cosmetics and skin care line in the late 1980s. 


Starting with the 4 seasons color analysis concept (Winter, summer, Spring and Fall), CMB revolutionized a computer-assisted color analysis system incorporating customized palette of 40 swatches to enable clients to see how to pull together her look utilizing her best colors for clothing, makeup, feeling confident and looking her best.

Nancy Wilson

Legendary song Stylist


The Reason we have My Everything Cream today.  Nancy described what she wanted for her face.  Flori Roberts developed it.

Adrien Arpel was founded in 1962 and was sold throughout Europe’s best beauty spas.  In 1968, Arpel began to be sold in department store beauty salons in the United States and was first to provide affordable facials in prestige beauty salons across the country. 

In the mid-1970s, Adrien Arpel was launched in the cosmetics department of Bloomingdale’s New York.  Today, Adrien Arpel is sold almost exclusively through the Color Me Beautiful direct sales and mall kiosk entrepreneurs.

Adrien Arpel features fruits, vegetables and botanical extracts characterized in such products as Honey & Almond Scrub, Papaya and Coconut Cleansers and Lemon Lime Freshener, to name a few. In addition to the outstanding healing benefits of using these naturally derived ingredients, the products are a delight of delicious scents and palpable textures

Gale Hayman, co-founder of the famed Giorgio Beverly Hills Boutique on Rodeo Drive and style and image consultant to some of Hollywood’s most well-known stars.

For women looking for real options to Botox and cosmetic surgery, Gale Hayman’s specialized skin care has raised the bar for advanced skin care.  Developed by doctors and scientists, Gale Hayman’s specialized and natural skin care delivers astonishing results in 14 days or less. Delivering the appearance of a facelift in as little as three minutes the Youth Lift products are truly instant lifts for the face and eyes as well as the spirit.

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