Biography: Anthony Vargas, Vargas Cosmetics

Anthony Vargas joined Avon Cosmetics in 1979 while earning his Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from Ramapo College of New Jersey. He remained with the company for nine years in a variety of chemist roles until he joined Elizabeth Arden in 1988 as a skin care manager. Vargas remained with Arden for 22 years. He founded Vargas Cosmetics in 2011 and launched Tilth Beauty in 2012.