8. Estée Lauder Companies
Estée Lauder Companies is a cosmetic company that offers make-up products, fragrances, and hair products. Its headquarters is located in Midtown Manhattan, New York. The company was formed in 1946. It has 38,500 employees.As of 2013, Estée Lauder has a sale of $ 10 Billion. Its board of directors include Charlene Barshefsky, Rose Marie Bravo, Lynn Forester de Rothschild and Fabrizio Freda. It occupies the number 8 spot in the list of top ten cosmetic companies.