'Pond’s Extract' is created by its namesake Theron Tilden Pond, also known as 'Pond’s Golden Treasure,' it is one of the first skin creams to use the soothing and reparative benefits of hazel extract. The first Pond’s shop opens on the bustling streets of New York City.
People flocked to the shop learning of the Witch Hazel’s astringent and revitalising properties. As a result, Pond’s range expands to include: toilet creams, dentifrice, lip salve, plasters, soaps, veterinary remedies, and talcum powders!
Pond’s advertising highlights its medicinal uses- from remedies for bruises and burns, to caring for painful chilblain and cuts, to soothing pesky headaches, stings and sunburn.
Pond’s launches two face creams, in the wake of the cult success of Pond’s Extract. 'Pond’s Cold Cream' and 'Pond’s Vanishing Cream'.
Pond’s products are now sold all over Europe. Their inexpensive, yet quality creams meant women from all walks of life could indulge in skincare, not just the wealthy minority.
The popularity of Pond’s cream is boosted by a glamorous advertising campaign featuring testimonies from the gorgeous women of the 1920s. Nobility such as Lady Georgina Curzon, beautiful actresses like Fay Compton and Zena Dare, and even the dizzying heights of royalty Princess Elizabeth of Greece proclaimed their love for Pond’s beauty essentials.
Pond’s products adorn women’s dressing tables all over the world. They’re part of women’s daily beauty routines in over 119 countries.
The Pond’s Extract Company Ltd and the Cheesbrough Manufacturing Company merge to form Cheesebrough-Pond’s.
The distinctive Pond’s Tulip logo is born, and has stayed with Pond’s ever since.
The Pond’s cream range now caters for every woman’s skin type: 'Pond’s Cold Cream', 'Dry Skin Cream', 'Vanishing Cream Oil Free Moisturiser' and a new formula for 'Light Moisturiser'.
Pond’s launches an innovative teenage skin range in the UK. 'Gentle Touch' is made with pure, basic ingredients suitable for changeable, young skin.
Pond’s Night cream is invented with a luxurious blend of rich, moisturising oils providing a new overnight vitality to the skin.
Pond’s is acquired by Unilever, and launches a range of new products supported by promotions.
Pond’s packaging is modernised with a stylish new pack design.
The range now includes:
Pond's Eye Contour Cream is launched in the UK.
Eye Contour Cream is fragrance free and enriched with Vitamins and Elastin to achieve double action: Care for the delicate eye contour skin, helping reduce puffiness and smooth out wrinkles.
Pond’s launches its partnership with presenter Laura Whitmore. As the presenter for ITV2’s I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! NOW! and a well-known face for MTV viewers, Laura has long been recognised for her fresh-faced appearance and clear, bright and youthful skin. Here Laura talks about her skin care secrets and love for classic beauty brand Pond’s.
The iconic Pond’s brand is re-branded Pond’s Institute in the UK. A professional brand that is affordable. Pond’s Institute brings you effective formula’s developed by our professionals. These well formulated products are within any woman’s reach.