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First Look: Growing Dermatology Business and Spa, Facile, Opens at Melrose Place

Facile expects to do $10 million in sales this year, seeing around 20 percent year-over-year increases since opening in L.A. in 2016.

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BECCA Cosmetics Best Selling Products: How to Buy Before Brand Closes


How to Buy Becca’s Bestselling Products Before the Brand Closes

The Estée Lauder Cos.-owned beauty brand is ceasing operations as of September.

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Glossier Renews Grant Program for Black-owned Businesses

Glossier will give another $500,000 to Black beauty brand founders.

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QVC Beauty with Benefits

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QVC, HSN Rekindle Annual Beauty With Benefits Sale

The program, since its inception nine years ago, has raised over $12 million for Cancer and Careers.

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Lancôme international nurses day

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Lancôme Launches International Nurses Day Campaign

The brand has donated more than 215,000 care packages globally since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.

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FILE - IN this Thursday, May 28, 2020 file photo, a woman wearing a protective face mask to help curb the spread of coronavirus walks past a Chanel lipstick advertisement billboard in Beijing. Sales of luxury apparel, jewelry and beauty products are set to slide by nearly a quarter this year as the pandemic wipes out more than six years of growth, according to a study released Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020 by the consultancy Bain.  (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)

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It’s Time for Beauty Brands to Confront Colorism in Their Advertising

“De-centering whiteness” in beauty marketing is crucial as the industry seeks to be more inclusive, experts say.

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Olaplex Plans to Appeal Latest Court Decision in L’Oréal Lawsuit

Earlier this month, a court vacated a $66 million judgement that Olaplex had won against L’Oréal for trade secret misappropriation, breach of a non-disclosure agreement and patent infringement.

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Beauty Features

Updated: All the Beauty M&A Deals of 2021

Beauty M&A deals from Estée Lauder, Shiseido, L’Oréal and more.

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Revlon PhotoReady Prime Plus Perfecting Smoothing Primer

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Revlon Expands Restructuring Efforts

The new program focuses on the Revlon and Elizabeth Arden brands.

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Ideal Image

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TPG Growth Invests in Ideal Image

TPG Growth joins L Catterton in backing Ideal Image, a Botox and aesthetic services provider in North America.

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Meridith Webster

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The Estée Lauder Cos. Taps Meridith Webster for Communications, Public Affairs Role

Webster joins Lauder from the Biden administration.

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Shiseido Aims to Accelerate Digitization Via Joint Venture With Accenture

The new company will be established in July to provide digital marketing and IT-related services to Shiseido.

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Niki Taylor Cover Girl

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Cover Girl Is Gaining Market Share Again

Coty’s luxury division is doing well, and the business is working to reboot drugstore cosmetics.

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Priyanka Chopra Jonas for Max Factor

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EXCLUSIVE: Max Factor Taps Priyanka Chopra Jonas for Ambassador Role

The actor will serve as the makeup brand’s global ambassador and creative collaborator.

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Body Care Brand Maëlys Receives Minority Investment from Norwest

The venture and growth investment firm joins other shareholders Barinboim Group and Leumi Partners.

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Charlotte Cho

Beauty Features

Words of Wisdom: Mothers Know Best

Execs from Tatcha, Skinfix, L’Oréal and more share lessons they’ve learned from motherhood that apply to business.

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Top 10 TikTok Skin Care Trends

Data from SkinStore indicates that consumers are thinking about beauty both internally and externally.

clock May 7, 2021James Manso

Haus Laboratories PhD Hybrid Lip Oil Stain

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12 New Lip Products in Time for Summer

Beauty brands are betting on consumers returning to lipstick, as evidenced by a slew of launches.

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Hair care posted the most growth in Q1 2021.

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Prestige Beauty Grew 11 Percent in Q1, Per NPD Group

The quarterly report from the NPD Group showed brick-and-mortar picking up, while stickier behaviors from lockdown held true.

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Estée Lauder Inks Uber Eats’ First Beauty Partnership

Jo Malone London and Origins products are landing on the Uber Eats and Postmates apps this weekend.

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Turns out, the beauty industry is only addressing one petal on the flower of its inclusion problem.

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What the Beauty Industry Isn’t Getting About How to Support Black Businesses

Turns out, the beauty industry is only addressing one petal on the flower of its inclusion problem.

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Meet Skinlabo, The Next Italian Beauty Brand Coming to the U.S.

The digital-native cosmetic label thriving amid the pandemic will expand in the American market this fall.

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Neutrogena Studios' "In The Sun"

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Neutrogena Partners With Walgreens, Melanoma Research Foundation

The partnership aims to increase awareness around healthy sun habits.

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Curlbox, Ulta


Ulta Beauty to Curate Curlbox Boxes

Tracee Ellis Ross’ Pattern and The Mane Choice will be featured in a May Curlbox box.

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Testers of different lipsticks in the cosmetic store

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Lip Is the Worst Hit Category in Beauty in 2020, Yet Launches Abound

Mask-proof, matte and products with skin care benefits are the focus.

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The Prince Estate, Urban Decay Tease Capsule Collection

The collaboration is set to launch on May 27.

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Coty’s Rimmel London Names Adwoa Aboah ‘Global Activist,’ a New Role

Aboah is the founder of Gurls Talk, a community-led, non-profit that looks to promote the mental health of adolescent girls and young women.

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From Parfums d'Orsay

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Parfums d’Orsay Delves Deep Into Its Heritage

Its first scent from 1830 has been reworked and will be relaunched in June.

clock May 4, 2021Jennifer Weil

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Estée Lauder Sales Jump 16%, Driven by Skin Care

Estée Lauder’s skin care segment grew more than 30 percent, and is now more than double the size of the makeup business.

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Lisa Eldridge

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Lisa Eldridge’s Slow Road to Stardom

“I want to be global. I want to be huge, but I don’t just want to rush, and do the wrong thing either. I like to research and do things the right way, that is the best for my brand and also the best for the consumer,” said the fashion and celebrity makeup artist Eldridge.

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Beauty Features

Eye Candy: Beauty Brings Back the Power Lunch

With the reopening of Michael’s this week, the power lunch is back. Here, we asked some movers and shakers to share where they’re excited to go as restaurants in New York and Los Angeles start to welcome back customers.

clock May 1, 2021Jenny B. Fine and Ryma Chikhoune

Shiseido's office in Tokyo.

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Dolce & Gabbana, Shiseido Partially Terminate Their Beauty License

The Japanese beauty giant said the move is in line with its “Win 2023 and Beyond” strategy.

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Sue Y. Nabi, Coty

Beauty Features

Beauty CEO Salaries: Pay Freeze

Many — but not all — of beauty’s top CEOs took pay cuts in 2020.

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J.R. Watkins named Scott Elaine Case as chief executive officer.

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Executive Moves at Estée Lauder Cos., L’Oréal, Coty Inc.

Lauder has hired another new supply chain executive, and L’Oréal has hired a new supply chain officer.

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How Izzy Zero Waste Beauty Is Rethinking the Supply Chain

The brand, which launched this week with its debut mascara, is certified carbon-neutral.

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L'Oréal made a $400,000 donation to the OnePulse foundation.

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L’Oréal USA Donates $400,000 to OnePulse Foundation

The donation will be used to provide four annual scholarships in perpetuity.

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Consumer Insights on Plastic Surgery, Revealed

Consumer insights in American Society for Plastic Surgeons’ annual report show growing interest in facial procedures.

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Silas Capital, Beliade Invest in Ceremonia Hair Care

Ceremonia previously raised $1 million in pre-seed funding during COVID-19.

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JuE Wong, Olaplex

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JuE Wong Talks Olaplex’s Success

CEO JuE Wong shares about how Olaplex pivoted during the Coronavirus pandemic to drive growth.

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Black Executive CMO Alliance Seeks to Create Opportunity in Beauty — and Beyond

Esi Eggleston Bracey, Unilever’s chief operating officer, is a founding member.

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Dolly Parton Fragrance

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Dolly Parton, Alicia Keys to Present at Fragrance Foundation Awards

The Fragrance Foundation’s annual awards will be held online on June 10.

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Nestlé to Buy The Bountiful Company Core Brands for $5.75 Billion

As the fine line between beauty and wellness continues to blur, companies are increasingly looking to acquire or invest in brands that link the two.

clock April 30, 2021Jennifer Weil

Shampora's new hair coloring kit.


Shampora Introduces Personalized Hair Coloring Line

MILAN — Italian customizable hair care brand Shampora is celebrating its third anniversary by expanding its offering. The company has added personalized hair coloring to its assortment of shampoo, conditioner, prime mask, leave-in and active water products, which consumers can customize upon filling a questionnaire online. “Many of our customers were asking us about hair […]

clock April 30, 2021Sandra Salibian

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The Woman Behind Kim Kardashian and Kylie Jenner’s Hair Extensions, Dua Lipa’s Stage Looks Launches Own Line

Priscilla Valles is releasing the collection in collaboration with Glam Seamless.

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Beauty Features

How P&G Beauty’s International Perspective Spurs Packaging Innovation

At Fairchild Media Group’s 2021 Sustainability Summit, P&G Beauty executives spoke about the turning tides in more ethical packaging choices.

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Why Collaboration Trumps Competition in Beauty’s Fight for Sustainability

At Fairchild Media Group’s 2021 Sustainability Summit, executives from the Estée Lauder Cos. and Pacifica Beauty said brands, suppliers and consumers need to work in tandem for eco-conscious efforts to reach critical mass.

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Catherine Gore

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Biossance’s Catherine Gore on Sustainable Sourcing, Product Education

At Fairchild Media Group’s 2021 Sustainability Summit, Biossance president Catherine Gore unveiled the brand’s creativity in ingredient sourcing.

clock April 30, 2021James Manso

Instagram launches digital zine fashion and beauty

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Instagram Releases Digital Fashion and Beauty Zine

Counting nine pages, the zine highlights what is trending on Instagram in fashion and beauty, as well as emerging creators to follow.

clock April 29, 2021Alexa Tietjen

Milk Makeup

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Milk Makeup Partners With Fashion Scholarship Fund

The makeup brand will donate 1 percent of annual sales from its website to the fund.

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