Aesop, Australian skin care company founded by hairdresser Dennis Paphitis in 1987 in the city of Melbourne. They are committed to using both plant-based and laboratory-made ingredients of the highest quality and proven efficacy – particularly those with the greatest anti-oxidant properties. Background to the name: Aesop was a turkish story teller or (Fabulist) He wrote Aesop's Fables Characters: The Honest Woodcutter, The Hare, The Tortoise. We love what they do - SHOP FOR Aesop products now