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Avon Products, Inc.

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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the

Avon Products, Inc. Shareholder Meeting to be Held on May 6, 2015

Under Securities and Exchange Commission rules, you are receiving this notice that the proxy materials for the annual meeting of shareholders are available on the Internet. Follow the instructions below to view the materials and vote online or request a copy. The items to be voted on and location of the annual meeting are on the reverse side. Your vote is important!

This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. The proxy statement and annual report to shareholders are available at:





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Step 1: Go to to view the materials.
Step 2: Click on Cast Your Vote or Request Materials.
Step 3: Follow the instructions on the screen to log in.
Step 4: Make your selection as instructed on each screen to select delivery preferences and vote.

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LOGO Obtaining a Copy of the Proxy Materials – If you want to receive a paper or e-mail copy of these documents, you must request one. There is no charge to you for requesting a copy. Please make your request for a copy as instructed on the reverse side on or before April 27, 2015 to facilitate timely delivery.


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Avon Products, Inc.’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at the Asia Society and Museum, 725 Park Avenue at 70th Street, New York, New York 10021 at 9:00 A.M. New York Time.

Proposals to be voted on at the meeting are listed below along with the Board of Directors’ recommendations.

The Board of Directors recommends a vote FOR all nominees, FOR Proposals 2, 3 and 4:


  1. Election of Directors: 01 - Douglas R. Conant, 02 - W. Don Cornwell, 03 - V. Ann Hailey, 04 - Nancy Killefer, 05 - Susan J. Kropf, 06 - Maria Elena Lagomasino, 07 - Sara Mathew, 08 - Helen McCluskey, 09 - Sheri McCoy, 10 - Charles H. Noski, 11 - Gary M. Rodkin, 12 - Paula Stern


  2. Advisory vote to approve executive compensation.


  3. Approval of Amended and Restated 2013 Stock Incentive Plan.


  4. Ratification of the appointment of independent registered public accounting firm.

The Board of Directors recommends a vote AGAINST Proposal 5:


  5. Shareholder proposal on proxy access.

PLEASE NOTE – YOU CANNOT VOTE BY RETURNING THIS NOTICE. To vote your shares you must vote online or request a paper copy of the proxy materials to receive a proxy card. If you wish to attend and vote at the meeting, please bring this notice with you.



Admission Ticket

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Avon Products, Inc. Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 9:00 A.M.

Asia Society and Museum

725 Park Avenue at 70th Street

New York, New York 10021

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Here’s how to order a copy of the proxy materials and select a delivery preference for future shareholder meetings:


Paper copies: Current and future paper delivery requests can be submitted via the telephone, Internet or email options below.


Email copies: Current and future email delivery requests must be submitted via the Internet following the instructions below.

If you request an email copy of current materials you will receive an email with a link to the materials.


PLEASE NOTE: You must use the number in the shaded bar on the reverse side when requesting a set of proxy materials.

g Internet – Go to Click Cast Your Vote or Request Materials. Follow the instructions to log in and order a paper or email copy of the current meeting materials and submit your preference for email or paper delivery of future meeting materials.
g Telephone – Within the USA, US territories & Canada, call us free of charge at 1-866-641-4276 using a touch-tone phone and follow the instructions to log in and order a paper copy of the materials by mail for the current meeting. You can also submit a preference to receive a paper copy for future meetings.
g Email – Send an email to with “Proxy Materials Avon Products, Inc.” in the subject line. Include in the message your full name and address, plus the number located in the shaded bar on the reverse, and state in the email that you want a paper copy of current meeting materials. You can also state your preference to receive a paper copy for future meetings.
To facilitate timely delivery, all requests for a paper copy of the proxy materials must be received by April 27, 2015.