The leading French retailer needs little by way of introduction. Sephora – the beauty-retail concept founded in France by Dominique Mandonnaud in 1970 and owned by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton − operates about 2,300 stores in 33 countries worldwide, including Sephora Dubai branches. Sephora’s secret? Being "The Ultimate Beauty Destination". Happy shopping!