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Beauty Features

Deborah Lippmann Expands Into Lips

Lippmann’s new lip gloss comes in seven shades, available with and without CBD.

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Young people with face masks back at work in office after coronavirus quarantine and lockdown.

Beauty Features

LeanIn.Org, McKinsey Outline Women’s Workplace Challenges

New data from and McKinsey and Co.’s annual Women in the Workplace study shows the coronavirus pandemic’s disproportionate impact on women at work.

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Beauty Features

Inside the CEW 2020 Women’s Leadership Awards

The virtual awards ceremony honored a slew of industry talents over two days.

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Decorté Brie Larson

Beauty Features

Decorté Makes Push for North America, Signs Brie Larson as Muse

The Kosé-owned beauty brand is rolling out a number of initiatives to mark its 50th anniversary.

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Furtuna Skin

Skin Care

Furtuna Skin, Sourced From a Private Farm in Sicily, Is Growing

The skin-care label will next launch a $285 eye cream, out in March 2021.

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Beauty Features

CEW Honors C-suite’s Next Generation With Top Talent Awards

Meet the 2020 CEW Top Talent Award honorees.

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Mozzafiato rendering

Beauty Features

EXCLUSIVE: Mozzafiato, an Italian-Only Beauty Retailer for North America, Launches Nov. 2

The company plans to open brick-and-mortar shops in 2021.

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Matière Première

Beauty Features

EXCLUSIVE: Matière Première Fragrance Brand Raises 1.3 Million Euros

Ten international investors took a stake that’s equivalent to 17 percent of the niche fragrance label’s capital.

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Hyram Yarbro

Skin Care

Skin-care Content Creator Hyram Yarbro Signs With UTA

Yarbro is looking to grow his audience.

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Beauty Features

Centdegrés Agency Takes Stake in Le Jardin Retrouvé

The French perfumery brand was founded in 1975 and relaunched in 2016.

clock October 27, 2020Jennifer Weil

L'Oréal headquarters

Beauty Features

L’Oréal Plans to Make Shampoo Bottles From Carbon Emissions

The French beauty giant teamed with Total and LanzaTech on the project.

clock October 27, 2020Jennifer Weil

Il Makiage is launching a new online platform and app geared towards microinfluencers.

Color Cosmetics

Centerview Tapped to Explore Sale, IPO for Il Makiage

“Considering our unparalleled growth online, we are receiving lots of inbound interest.”

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Jones Road

Beauty Features

Bobbi Brown Is Launching a Makeup Line of Her Own

Four years after leaving her namesake brand, the makeup-artist-turned-entrepreneur is debuting Jones Road, an edited collection of makeup essentials.

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Michelle Pfeiffer

Beauty Features

Michelle Pfeiffer Discusses Expansion of Her Fragrance Line, New Film ‘French Exit’

The brand, Henry Rose, now provides body creams, candles, oil diffusers and hand sanitizer.

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Nathalie Berger Duquene

Beauty Features

Beauty Executive Moves at Tom Ford Beauty and MAC Cosmetics

L’Oréal gained a new chief executive officer, and Tom Ford has a new senior vice president of global marketing.

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Kenneth Battelle at work with a client.

Beauty Features

Jackie Kennedy’s and Marilyn Monroe’s Stylist ‘Mr. Kenneth’ Portrayed in New Book

The hairstylist worked with legions of well-known women, photographers and magazine editors.

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Nicolas Hieronimus

Beauty Features

A Snapshot of Nicolas Hieronimus, L’Oréal’s Next CEO

The group’s current deputy ceo, in charge of divisions, has a soft spot for music and science fiction.

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Makeup Artists Favorite Halloween Looks

Beauty Features

Makeup Artists Share Their Favorite Past Halloween Looks

Daniel Martin, Michael Anthony and more share their favorite past Halloween makeup looks.

clock October 23, 2020James Manso

A campaign image for Australian online beauty retailer Adore Beauty.

Beauty Features

Australia’s Adore Beauty Raises $192 Million in IPO

The pure-play online beauty retailer was the year’s biggest Australian share market float.

clock October 23, 2020Patty Huntington

Briogeo Be Gentle, Be Kind Aloe + Oat Milk Collection

Beauty Features

Five Oat Beauty Product Launches

Various formats of oat are garnering the grain some extra attention.

clock October 23, 2020James Manso

Erno Laszlo's Firmarine Lift Face Powder Mask.

Beauty Features

At-Home Beauty to Rule Holiday Season, Predictions Say

Holiday predictions from Spate show the home spa environment reigning supreme.

clock October 23, 2020James Manso

The Eiffel Tower.

Beauty Features

French Cosmetics Market Expected to Rebound in 2022

Sales from France’s beauty product exports should return to pre-coronavirus levels by 2023.

clock October 23, 2020Jennifer Weil

Kenneth Ize RTW Spring 2021

Beauty Features

How to Glam Up the Designer Fragrance Category Again

From launching new labels to mining established brands’ heritage, industry experts share strategic insights.

clock October 23, 2020Jennifer Weil

Beauty Features

Jackie Kennedy’s and Marilyn Monroe’s Stylist ‘Mr. Kenneth’ Portrayed in New Book

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Jason Wu Beauty

Beauty Features

Jason Wu to Debut Beauty Line at Target

The fashion designer teamed with NYX Cosmetics founder Toni Ko and her new incubator, Bespoke Beauty Brands.

clock October 23, 2020Ellen Thomas

L'Oréal headquarters

Beauty Features

L’Oréal Q3 Sales Broadly Beat Expectations

The group posted its first positive quarter in North America in numerous quarters, driven by e-commerce.

clock October 22, 2020Jennifer Weil

L'Oréal's headquarters

Beauty Features

L’Oréal Q3 Sales Decline 2%

The world’s largest beauty company’s business was bolstered by the Active Cosmetics Division in the period.

clock October 22, 2020Jennifer Weil

Alicia Keys

Beauty Features

Alicia Keys’ ‘Keys Soulcare’ Headed to Ulta

The brand revealed its retail partner at its launch event last night.

clock October 22, 2020James Manso

Edgar Huber

Beauty Features

Sue Nabi Makes Hires at Coty, Edgar Huber to Exit the Business

Coty is hiring L’Oréal veteran Isabelle Bonfanti and Guerlain’s chief digital officer Jean-Denis Mariani.

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Lipstick Queen

Color Cosmetics

Morphe Parent Buys Lipstick Queen

Lipstick Queen is the latest line to join the Morphe family under new parent company Forma Brands.

clock October 21, 2020Allison Collins

100ML Creed Aventus 10 Anniversary

Beauty Features

Creed Debuts Aventus 10th-Anniversary Bottle

The limited-edition bottle marks a decade of the house’s bestseller.

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No. 21 beauty line by Ayako


No. 21 to Debut Beauty Line by Celebrity Makeup Artist Ayako

The makeup products will be available at the brand’s new Garange Ventuno temporary store opening in Osaka on Nov. 4.

clock October 20, 2020Alessandra Turra

King C. Gillette

Beauty Features

P&G’s Grooming Business Sees an Uptick

The segment is now trying to serve those who shave, but also those who don’t.

clock October 20, 2020Allison Collins

Paul Mitchell Clean Beauty


EXCLUSIVE: John Paul Mitchell Systems’ New Paul Mitchell Clean Beauty Line

The launch is available today and enters select retailers on Nov. 1.

clock October 19, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

Beauty Features

Ingenuity in Action

Top industry execs share new skills they picked up during the coronavirus pandemic.

clock October 17, 2020Jenny B. Fine

WWD Beauty Inc panel

Beauty Features

How Beauty’s Leading Black Founders Are Driving Opportunity

Starting a brand is hard enough, but for Black women, the challenges are even greater. Here, four entrepreneurs share how they’ve navigated through the difficulties to create companies with true lasting power.

clock October 16, 2020Alexa Tietjen

Tracee Ellis Ross

Beauty Features

Master Class: Tracee Ellis Ross’ CEO Lessons From Pattern Beauty’s First Year

“It reinvigorated the mission—that we were a brand centered around Black beauty,” she said of pivoting to respond to the racial reckoning and social justice uprisings.

clock October 16, 2020Booth Moore

Money Inc

Beauty Features

Money Inc: Insights From the Next Generation of Female Beauty Investors

“If you don’t change the makeup of the people in the room making investment decisions, how are you going to confirm you’re looking at and seeing the brands across the ecosystem?

clock October 16, 2020Allison Collins

Kris Jenner

Beauty Features

How Kris Jenner Built a Beauty Empire

From reality TV star to entrepreneur par excellence, Kris Jenner has harnessed the power of social media to build a billion-dollar brand empire for her family. And she’s just getting started.

clock October 16, 2020Jenny B. Fine

L'Oréal's Cecilia Nelson-Hurt

Beauty Features

L’Oréal’s Cecilia Nelson-Hurt: Dream Weaver

For Nelson-Hurt, knitting is much more than a pastime.

clock October 16, 2020Jenny B. Fine

Teens on Self-Image, Social Media and Life in an Age of Uncertainty

Beauty Features

Teens on Self-Image, Social Media and Life in an Age of Uncertainty

Inside the minds of Gen Z.

clock October 16, 2020Jenny B. Fine

Harley Weir

Beauty Features

Through the Unique Lens of Harley Weir

Some might find her photographic images raw, but she disagrees, calling them “very fantastical.”

clock October 16, 2020Jennifer Weil

Dennis McEniry Estee lauder cos.

Beauty Features

Dennis McEniry to Retire From Estée Lauder Cos. Inc.

McEniry, president of ELC’s online division, will be succeeded by Gibu Thomas, who joins the company from PepsiCo.

clock October 16, 2020Alexa Tietjen

Wellness Watch: Generation Sexual Wellness

Beauty Features

Wellness Watch: Generation Sexual Wellness

A new wave of intimate and feminine care brands are catering to Gen Z.

clock October 16, 2020Ellen Thomas

New Williamsburg store Diptyque

Beauty Features

EXCLUSIVE: Diptyque Unveils Two New York Ateliers

The two stores in SoHo and Williamsburg cater to both preexisting and emerging markets for the brand.

clock October 16, 2020James Manso

Jamie Greenberg

Color Cosmetics

Kaley Cuoco, Rashida Jones and Chelsea Handler Support Jamie Greenberg’s New Cosmetics Line

The makeup artist to the stars releases her first product today, the blighlighter.

clock October 15, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

Annie Young-Scrivner


Wella Company Names New CEO

Annie Young-Scrivner will start in the role once KKR acquires 60 percent of Wella from Coty Inc.

clock October 15, 2020Jennifer Weil

MAC Cosmetics Postmates

Beauty Features

MAC Cosmetics Partners With Postmates

Lipstick, delivered in two hours or less.

clock October 15, 2020Alexa Tietjen

The Laundress Aromatherapy Associates

Beauty Features

The Laundress, Aromatherapy Associates Collaborate on Cleaning Essentials

The collaboration reimagines The Laundress’ hero products in aromatherapeutic scents.

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