The precursor to the original Kiehl Pharmacy, “Brunswick Apotheke,” begins to serve patrons in the East Village neighborhood at the intersection of Third Avenue and Thirteenth Street, known as Pear Tree Corner.
Apprentice John Kiehl purchases the Brunswick Apotheke; renames establishment Kiehl Pharmacy.
Irving Morse, apprentice to retiring John Kiehl buys the venerable pharmacy; Russian family member Prince Karl blends “Love Oil,” the original formula for Kiehl's Musk Oil.
Aaron Morse takes over family business from father, Irving Morse, and later introduces dedicated products for men.
Andy Warhol's favorite blue astringent launched Late 60s Calendula petals are hand inserted into every bottle of Calendula Herbal Extract Alcohol-Free Toner, still done today.
The Morse family starts to dole out generous samples to its customers.
Kiehl's sponsors Everest Expedition; climbers scale Mount Everest, relying on Kiehl's products along the way.
Hand Care for a Cure introduced, first Kiehl's product dedicated to a key philanthropic cause.
The Abyssine 657 “survival molecule” is derived from microorganisms discovered near hydrothermal vents in the Pacific Ocean at a depth of 3,000 meters where the algae is able to adapt itself to the harshest conditions.
The Flagship hosts the first-ever Kiehl's “Treadathalon,” breaking the Guinness world record for the longest distance run on a treadmill in twenty-four hours.
Kiehl's introduces Dermatologist Solutions, a collection to address specific skin conditions such as aging, irritation, sensitivity, acne, sun spots and surface texture.
Recycle and Be Rewarded program introduced.
Kiehl's partners with artist Jeff Koons for a limited edition collection with proceeds benefiting the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children.
Kiehl's introduces Midnight Recovery Concentrate.
Proceeds from limited edition Rare Earth go to Waterkeeper Alliance.
“Kiehl's Gives” launches to further educate customers about Kiehl's philanthropic initiatives.
Kiehl's introduces Rosa Arctica Youth Regenerating Cream with rare Resurrection Flower.
When inhaled, the aroma of the lavender oil possesses a calming,anti-depressive effect and can even promote restful sleep.
A highly refined moisturizing oil that is steam-distilled from the olive, Squalane is quite silky to the touch and easily absorbed by skin. It has been found to be extremely compatible with the natural oils of the skin.
Calendula is extracted as an oil from the common marigold flower and has been used for medicinal, soothing and healing purposes since the 12th century.
Caffeine is a naturally occurring substance obtained as a by-product of decaffeinated coffee; known for its stimulating properties. In skincare, it is used to help decrease puffiness.
Known for its powerful affinity to the skin and its potent effect on the visible signs of skin aging.
Naturally replete in amino acids and vitamin B, Blue Algae is known to have retinol-like smoothing properties on the skin.
Known as a regeneration flower, it is able to survive up to 31 months in a dry-out cycle. When proper moisture conditions are restored. It returns to life within hours. On skin, it woks to jolt cellar vitality, stimulating skin's own collagen and elastin production.
Recharge Cells. Jolt Back Youth.
Our youth regenerating cream is formulated with a rare “Resurrection Flower”, hand-harvested at full bloom to ensure efficacy and reawaken the skin's cellular activity. Learn more
Life, Rejuvenate and Firm Skin
Formulated with Algae Extracts and enriched with Criste Marine, a naturally-derived botanical found aside the Mediterranean Sea, our rejuvenating and firming treatments boost cell renewal to leave skin replenished and look and feel instantly lifted. Learn more
Anti-Wrinkle Moisturizer from the Deep
Combining two potent antioxidants - Abyssine 657 and Corallina Officinalis Extract - our advanced preparations form a dual barrier of protection to help defend skin from signs of aging and damaging free radicals. Learn more
Ultra Facial Cream
Step Up to 24 Hour Moisture
This 24-hour, light-textured daily hydrator leaves skin comfortable and visibly well-balanced, particular in harsh weather conditions. With continuous moisture replenishment throughout the day, skin is smooth and healthy. Learn more
Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate
The Line Eraser with 10.5% Vitamin C
Formulated with a 10.5% Pure Vitamin C, Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate is clinically-demonstrated to improve overall skin texture, tone and radiance while reducing the appearance of lines and wrinkles. Learn more
Super Fluid UV Defense SPF 50+
Shake-Shake away 90% of Skin Aging
Kiehl's sun care is your first line of daily defense against the harmful effects of sun exposure. Our sun-shielding treatment provides long-lasting protection against damaging UVA and UVB rays, which can cause premature skin aging. Learn more
Midnight Recovery Concentrate
One night. Two drops. Younger-looking Skin by Morning
This lightweight, overnight treatment regenerates, repairs and replenishes skin for a smoother, healthier look. It works with the skin's natural nocturnal activity when it is most receptive to repairing itself from daily aggressors. Learn more