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Beauty

Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

The mass-market beauty company had $96.8 million in sales for the first half of 2016.

clock August 26, 2016Allison Collins

Fashion

Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.

clock August 26, 2016Miles Socha

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

Nars Attacks

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Overview

François Nars opens his first shop, in New York.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

Elizabeth Arden’s Q2 Income Jumps 61.3 Percent

Sales gain 3.1 percent to $405.6 million in the second quarter.

clock February 3, 2011Evan Clark and Vicki M. Young

Color Cosmetics

François Nars on Stores, Sex and the Runway

The makeup artist gave WWD a sneak peek at his first shop, which opens in New York next week.

clock February 4, 2011Julie Naughton and Pete Born

Digital

Maybelline New York Plugs In

A revamped Web site offers everything from how-to videos to a section called NYC365, where styles of real women are chronicled.

clock February 4, 2011Faye Brookman

Forecasts and Analysis

Gains Expected for Makeup

On the heels of 4 percent sales increases for 2010, retailers and manufacturers are confident mass cosmetics is poised for another year of growth.

clock February 4, 2011Andrea Nagel and Rachel Brown

Skin Care

Benefit’s New Glow

B.right Radiant Skincare by Benefit, launching in April, will keep brand’s irreverent spirit.

clock February 4, 2011Julie Naughton

Skin Care

BareMinerals’ Earthy Turn

Bare Escentuals is looking to its mineral roots and to the roots of plant life for its first comprehensive skin care collection.

clock February 4, 2011Molly Prior and Brid Costello

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