Accessories News


Makeup Fuels 2015 Prestige Market Growth

The U.S. prestige beauty industry grew to $16 in 2015, fueled by strong sales in the color cosmetics category.

Shiseido Sees Profits Falling, Sales Rising

The beauty giant said its profits for its current fiscal year will fall due to increased investments.

Jessica Alba

Honest Co. Seen Exploring Funding Shift

Industry sources suspect the company Jessica Alba cofounded will turn to public markets because a next venture capital funding round is unlikely.

Black and yellow Lip Flips darken and lighten any lip color.

Estée Lauder Increases Sales by 3%

The company’s strategic modernization initiative caused accelerated orders, which caused a drop in the 2015 numbers.

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Elizabeth Arden Narrows Losses, Grows Designer Fragrance Sales

The business posted growth in designer fragrances, driven by the John Varvatos and Juicy Couture.

Sally Beauty store

Sally Beauty Earnings Looking Pretty

Sally Beauty Holdings beat earnings and sales estimates for the first quarter.

Coty Inc. (Companies)

Coty Profits Hit by Acquisitions Spree

The company’s board also approved a $500 million share repurchase program.

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Kao Full-Year Net Profit Jumps 24.2%

The company cited cost reduction measures, a weak yen and increased demand for cosmetics products by international tourists.

Givaudan CEO Gilles Andrier

Givaudan FY Profits Rise 12.7%

The fragrance and flavors supplier’s sales were negatively impacted by a strong Swiss franc.