Clarins, a cosmetics company, was founded in 1954 by medical student Jacques Courtin-Clarins. Courtin-Clarins opened a beauty institute in Paris, focusing on plant-base cosmetics. By 1980, Clarins was one of the best-selling luxury skin-care brands in France. The Clarins coll ... Read More ection includes face, body, sun protection, and makeup products. The company also carries a line for men, which includes shaving products, face wash, and moisturizers. Popular Clarins collections include sun protection products, such as the UV Plus HP line, which includes a tinted and untinted SPF 40 day-use sunscreen. The company also carries a wide variety of creams, oils, and treatments for conditions such as wrinkles, enlarged pores, dark circles, and dehydrated skin. Popular Clarins cosmetics include liquid and cream foundations, concealers, mascaras, eye shadows, lipsticks, and balms. Among many Clarins specialty products is Renew Plus Body Serum, which features an antiwrinkle formula that eliminates dry skin cells.