said organic sales rose 12% to approximately $1.47 billion in the first quarter. Parfums Christian Dior recorded good growth with the success of its makeup and the continued vitality of its perfumes J’adore and Sauvage. Within Guerlain, the launch of Mon Guerlain, a women’s fragrance, was a highlight of the quarter, according to the company. Parfums Givenchy benefited from the success of its lipstick lines, which had rapid development in Asia. Kat Von D, launched exclusively in January at Sephora in France, is meeting expectations, too, according to the company.