Inc. is a three-generation family owned business which was
founded in 1930 by Nathan S. Kier (right).
During the 1930's, Maynard, Inc. manufactured and
marketed a complete line of cosmetics, including make-up
and beauty preparations.
In 1932, Maynard, Inc. pioneered
the manufacture and merchandising of products containing
Turtle oil with Maynard's Egyptian Turtle Oil Cream.
During that time, the
company opened its own beauty salons in department stores.
Since the end of World
World II, Maynard, Inc. devoted its manufacturing
and marketing efforts to the specialization of skin
creams only . . .
L. Kier (left) led Maynard, Inc. through the last
half of the 20th century.
In 1954, Maynard, Inc. began manufacturing
body cream for expectant mothers
with its own brand, Blessed Event,
and many private label brands for the maternity trade.
The success story of Maynard, Inc. is testimony to
the unequalled qualities and effectiveness of our skin creams. Thank you to all of our wonderful and loyal customers!