Have you noticed how revolutions are happening faster and faster in the beauty industry? Think of the speed with which BB creams became entrenched in the market. Or the amount of time—less than five years—it took for Clarisonic to catapult into the top-five rankingin prestige skin care. This issue of WWD Beauty Inc takes an in-depth look at the developments that are most impacting the global industry now.
The aforementioned BB craze is not only indicative of the popularity of multitasking products, it also points to the growing power of Korean beauty brands. This has become particularly pronounced in China, where companies like AmorePacific Corp. and LG Household and Healthcare are establishing dominance in the midtier range of the market.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)