The mass-market beauty company had $96.8 million in sales for the first half of 2016.
Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.
A few of Washington’s most powerful women met Tuesday night at the Italian Embassy for a dinner in their honor.
Sales growth in the sector remains marginal and trails far behind that in the prestige tier, leaving mass retailers rushing to close the gap.
Next January, journalists and buyers might not have to interrupt their holiday season to start their tour of men’s fashion capitals.
The singer took interviews in the glass-enclosed dress area and performed a quick set.