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Lashify Sues Kiss for Patent Infringement

The false lash manufacturer says Kiss infringed on two of its patents.

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Saie Beauty

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Gwyneth Paltrow Invests in Clean Makeup Brand Saie

“We literally went out and bought a phone, and got a phone number, and you can text us.”

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Edgewell to Acquire Mass Grooming Brand Cremo

“This acquisition will help us accelerate growth and strengthen our position in the fastest-growing categories in men’s grooming.”

clock August 4, 2020Allison Collins

Rebecca Minkoff Eau de Parfum

Beauty Features

EXCLUSIVE: Rebecca Minkoff to Launch First Fragrance

The eponymous Eau de Parfum will hit stores this month, and could spell further beauty expansions for the designer.

clock August 4, 2020James Manso

Jean-Paul Agon

Beauty Features

E-commerce: ‘The New Name of the Game’ at L’Oréal

The world’s largest beauty company’s online business has grown at warp speed during the coronavirus pandemic.

clock August 3, 2020Jennifer Weil

Item Beauty Addison Rae TikTok influencer

Beauty Features

TikTok Influencer Addison Rae Co-creates Cosmetics Company

Item Beauty, backed by brand incubator Madeby Collective, will launch on Aug. 11 with six products.

clock August 3, 2020Alexa Tietjen

Tumi men’s fragrances Awaken [08:00 GMT] and Unwind [20:00 GMT].


Tumi Launches Men’s Fragrances

The scents will be sold at Tumi stores, on the brand’s web site and at Bloomingdale’s.

clock August 3, 2020Obi Anyanwu

Christy Turlington and Edward Burns for CK Eternity


Catching Up With Christy Turlington Burns and an Exclusive Look at Her New CK Eternity Campaign

The ad celebrates Calvin Klein Fragrances’ latest scents.

clock August 3, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

Mark Ferdman

Beauty Features

Beauty Executive Mark Ferdman Shares His Art

The former chief creative and marketing officer of DpHue has been reconnecting with his artistic side.

clock August 1, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

Havens by KVD

Beauty Features

Havens by KVD Launches Summer Art Program

The Sag Harbor boutique is showcasing eight different artists of various mediums.

clock July 31, 2020James Manso

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley About Face

Beauty Features

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley to Make Quibi Debut

Called “About Face,” the show features Whiteley highlighting brands like Huda Beauty and Glossier.

clock July 31, 2020James Manso

Clinical skin care

Beauty Features

U.S. Prestige Beauty Sales Drop 36 Percent in Q2

Data from The NPD Group shows an unprecedented tumble in sales, but with signs of consumer interest in unexpected categories.

clock July 31, 2020James Manso

Benefit precisely my brow cult favorite cherrypick

Beauty Features

By the Numbers: Color Cosmetics in Q2

New Cherrypick data from Q2 indicates Black-owned brands — and vocal founders — are seeing a payoff.

clock July 31, 2020James Manso

Shiseido flagship

Beauty Features

Shiseido Brand Opens First Flagship Store, Virtual Flagship

A variety of high-tech devices help to limit human-to-human contact even in the physical store.

clock July 31, 2020Kelly Wetherille

Camila Coelho Elaluz

Beauty Features

LBP Builds Beauty, Lifestyle Company With Camila Coelho

Elaluz, which translates to “she is light” in Coelho’s native Portuguese language, will bow online on Aug. 3 with two products.

clock July 31, 2020Alexa Tietjen

Beauty Features

In Post-COVID-19 China, Beauty Is Bigger Online Than Ever

Traditionally a category that favors brick-and-mortar, new digital tools and formats like live streaming have helped cosmetics sales soar.

clock July 31, 2020Tiffany Ap

Mermaid+Me products

Beauty Features

Henkel Acquires Majority Stake in D-to-C Beauty Business

The German chemical and consumer goods company is acquiring a 75 percent stake in Invincible Brands Holding from Capital D private equity fund.

clock July 31, 2020Jennifer Weil

Ilaria Resta

Beauty Features

Ilaria Resta Talks the Future of Fragrance

Firmenich’s recently minted president perfumery looks to modernize and diversify the category.

clock July 31, 2020Jennifer Weil

Animal Crossing Tatcha

Beauty Features

EXCLUSIVE: Tatcha to Launch ‘Tatchaland’ Island on Animal Crossing

The brand is celebrating its new cleanser launch with a multipronged foray into the world of gaming.

clock July 31, 2020James Manso

On the streets of Shanghai.

Beauty Features

Beauty in Post-Covid 19 China

clock July 31, 2020WWD Staff

L'Oréal headquarters

Beauty Features

L’Oréal’s Sales Miss Estimates in Q2

The world’s largest beauty company said it is progressively returning to growth.

clock July 30, 2020Jennifer Weil

SK-II Olympics

Beauty Features

Coronavirus Impact: Consumer Stockpiling Continues, According to P&G

“We haven’t really seen a retreat from the stock up that occurred.”

clock July 30, 2020Allison Collins

A lavender field.

Beauty Features

Firmenich Inks Partnership With Natural Lavandin Producer

The tie-in with Coop SCA3P includes business, diversification and a sustainable farming model.

clock July 30, 2020Jennifer Weil

Sally Beauty

Beauty Features

Sally Beauty Sales Dip 27% on Coronavirus Closures

While store sales struggled, online sales were up 278 percent.

clock July 30, 2020Allison Collins

William Lauder

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William P. Lauder on the Lipstick Index

On National Lipstick Day, the executive chairman of the Estée Lauder Cos. reflects on sales in the age of uncertainty.

clock July 29, 2020Jenny B. Fine

Artemis Patrick

Beauty Features

Artemis Patrick Promoted to New Global Role at Sephora

“Her focus in this key role will be to accelerate global expansion of exclusive and differentiated brands,” said Chris de Lapuente, president and chief executive officer of Sephora worldwide.

clock July 28, 2020Allison Collins

Rihanna in Maison Margiela.

Skin Care

Everything You Need to Know About Rihanna’s Fenty Skin Brand

The highly anticipated beauty line is almost here.

clock July 28, 2020Layla Ilchi

Beauty Features

Cure Pharmaceutical’s $20 Million CBD Deal

Sera makes wellness, beauty and pet CBD products.

clock July 28, 2020Allison Collins

Magic Johnson for Uncle Bud's


EXCLUSIVE: Magic Johnson Partners With CBD and Hemp Brand Uncle Bud’s

The basketball legend and businessman said he supports the NBA season’s return this week.

clock July 28, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

Walgreens added a beauty club as part of its loyalty program.

Beauty Features

Walgreens CEO Steps Down

Walgreens has done well in the U.S. during the coronavirus, but Boots has not fared well in the U.K.

clock July 27, 2020Allison Collins

Victoria Beckham with Sarah Creal, co-founder and chief executive officer of Victoria Beckham Beauty.

Skin Care

Victoria Beckham Beauty Eyes China, Launches Flagship on Tmall Global

“You can’t be a successful global brand without a solid China business — it’s just not possible these days,” said Sarah Creal, cofounder and chief executive officer of Victoria Beckham Beauty.

clock July 27, 2020Samantha Conti

Asos x MAC campaign.

Beauty Features

MAC Cosmetics Launches on Asos U.S.

The brand is already part of the online retailer’s beauty assortment for other countries, including the U.K., France and Italy.

clock July 27, 2020Sandra Salibian

Kelly Dill

Beauty Features

Kelly Dill of Imaginary Ventures Talks Wellness Deals

Wellness is proving to be an attractive category to investors throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

clock July 24, 2020Ellen Thomas

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Steven Waldberg at Maybelline New York's Beauty Bash in L.A.


Steven Waldberg Exits Calvin Klein Inc.

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