Phlur's Annica candle.


Direct-to-Consumer Fragrance: Can It Ever Work?

Phlur, Hawthorne for Men, Pinrose and Skylar are among a crop of new entrants leading the direct-to-consumer fragrance space.

clock March 19, 2018Rachel Strugatz

Modiface 3D Hair Color Simulation

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L’Oréal Makes First Technology Acquisition With ModiFace Deal

The future of beauty includes customers discovering products through potentially digital services, according to L’Oréal’s chief digital officer.

clock March 16, 2018Allison Collins

Beauty Features

Narrativ Unclogs the Product Search Path

Dermstore saw its return on investment soar 67 percent and revenues expanded more than 600 percent after partnering with Narrativ.

clock March 16, 2018Faye Brookman

ModiFace Cyzone

Beauty Features

L’Oréal Acquires ModiFace

The purchase pushes the French beauty giant deeper into tech.

clock March 16, 2018Jennifer Weil

A Wycon store.

Beauty Features

Online and Monobrand Stores Help Shape Italy’s Beauty Industry

Skin care is on the rise in the country as consumers turn to multipurpose, clean and antipollution products.

clock March 16, 2018Sandra Salibian

Sephora in Berlin.

Beauty Features

Beauty Clicks Anew in the German Market

New brands and online retailers are exciting consumers as they embrace beauty trends.

clock March 16, 2018Susan Stone

Beauty Features

Mining France, Germany and Italy’s Beauty Businesses

WWD went behind the scenes to find what makes them tick.

clock March 16, 2018Sandra Salibian and Susan Stone and Jennifer Weil

#Beautysta by Printemps.

Beauty Features

French Beauty Sales Boom Abroad, Idle at Home

Exports from France grew 12 percent in 2017 versus 2016.

clock March 16, 2018Jennifer Weil

House of Sillage's Limited Edition Lipstick.

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House of Sillage Expands Into Color Cosmetics

The fragrance brand is launching a signature and limited-edition lipstick collection.

clock March 15, 2018Layla Ilchi

Pantene Pro-V Micellar Gentle Cleansing Water and Moisturizing Milk

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Micellar Mania: New Mass Skin and Hair Launches Tap Micellar Technology

U.S. CPG companies have expanded the cult French skin-care staple to the hair and body categories.

clock March 15, 2018Ellen Thomas

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