YouTube's beauty community is well acquainted with cancel culture — new feuds emerge as often as new makeup palettes, but the Charles-Westbrook fiasco is the largest drama to date.

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James Charles, Tati Westbrook and the Chaos of Cancel Culture

What started as backlash to a post about vitamins snowballed into a mess of unconfirmed facts, hurt feelings and subscriber live counts.

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The Ordinary's retinoids.

Skin Care

The Ordinary to Launch at Ulta Beauty

The cult skin-care brand is broadening its U.S. retail distribution.

clock May 24, 2019Allison Collins

The Natura fragrance collections developed with the US

Beauty Features

With Avon Deal, Natura Aims to Break Into Top 5 Beauty Companies

The combined business plans to roll out digital tools more broadly.

clock May 24, 2019Allison Collins


Beauty Features

Megan Grant Named President of L’Oréal USA’s Luxe Division

Xavier Vey will become general manager for the division’s Western Europe zone.

clock May 23, 2019Jenny B. Fine

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - APRIL 19:  Atmosphere of the new Sephora Universal City Walk store on April 19, 2018 in Universal City, California.  (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Sephora )

Beauty Features

Sephora Commits to Inclusivity With New Campaign

The retailer wants to foster a greater sense of belonging within the beauty community.

clock May 23, 2019Alexa Tietjen

The Natura store in Rio de Janeiro

Color Cosmetics

Natura to Acquire Avon, Officially

The deal could get both companies back to a leading position in Brazil, writes one Wall Street analyst.

clock May 22, 2019Allison Collins

Oriflame products

Beauty Features

Oriflame Founders Offer to Buy Out Company

The af Jochnick family has made a cash offer of 8.89 billion kroner to purchase shares in the group it doesn’t already own.

clock May 22, 2019Jennifer Weil


Beauty Features

EXCLUSIVE: Cannabis Business Canopy Growth Acquires This Works

The Tengram Capital-backed beauty and wellness business is being acquired for 43 million pounds.

clock May 22, 2019Allison Collins

Inès de la Fressange

Beauty Features

Inès de la Fressange Discusses Scents

The French fashion icon has two new perfumes, Blanc Chic and Or Choc.

clock May 22, 2019Jennifer Weil

Alibaba Singles Day Gala 2018

Beauty Features

Think Tank: China’s ‘Skintellectuals’ Raise the Bar for Beauty Brands

Science-based skin care is driving Chinese consumers to stock up on serums, masks and essences — as long as they believe it works.

clock May 22, 2019Liz Flora

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