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.

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.

L’Oréal Acquires ModiFace

The purchase pushes the French beauty giant deeper into tech.

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.

Beauty Clicks Anew in the German Market

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

Mining France, Germany and Italy’s Beauty Businesses

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

French Beauty Sales Boom Abroad, Idle at Home

Exports from France grew 12 percent in 2017 versus 2016.

House of Sillage Expands Into Color Cosmetics

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

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.

Diptyque to Up U.S. Business With SoHo Pop-up and Digital

It's Diptyque's first pop-up shop entirely dedicated to fragrance.

EOS Expands to Facial Skin Care

Aqua will launch first as an e-commerce exclusive.

L’Oréal-Unesco Recognizes Dr. Anela Choy as International Rising Talent

Dr. Choy is recognized as part of L’Oréal-Unesco’s 20th annual For Women in Science Awards in Paris.

Caption Nail Vows to Bring Excitement to Dull Nail Business

Ulta Beauty is adding Caption to its nail assortment.

Clairol Kicks Off Color of Confidence Campaign

Clairol plans to ignite at-home hair-color sales with a reboot of Nice 'n Easy and a campaign to show it off.

Mally Beauty Goes to Mallywood

After expanding distribution to 1,100 Kohl’s doors late last year, the brand is launching an exclusive collection at Ulta Beauty.

Bulgari, Marc Jacobs Attract Gen Z With Fragrance

Omnia Pink Sapphire is Bulgari's first fragrance for Gen Z.

2x Partners Take Majority Stake in Surratt Beauty

Heidi Manheimer has joined as the brand's executive chairman.

Teen Spirit: Heritage Brands Targeting Gen Z

Heritage fragrance brands are looking to influencers, “Insta-worthy” bottles and digital campaigns to attract the Generation Z customer.

Christie Brinkley Vows to Track Down, Halt Scammers

Counterfeiting is big business in beauty, where celebrity images are often used to bait consumers, but copycats products are what they really receive.

Bröö Broadens Beer-Based Personal-Care Brand From Natural Channel to Mass

Bröö is rolling out to CVS and launching Bröö Moods aromatherapy lotions in 3,000 Walmart doors.

Up Close With L’Oréal at SXSW

The beauty giant is turning to tech to take a more personalized approach.

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