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Retailers Add Back 258,300 Jobs With Big Gains at Specialty Stores

clock August 7, 2020Evan Clark

Fashion

#BLM in Italy: Stella Jean Feels Lack of Support

clock August 7, 2020Alessandra Turra

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Beauty’s Creative Professionals During the Coronavirus Pandemic

clock August 7, 2020Jennifer Weil and Sandra Salibian and James Manso

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Fashion Scoops

KendallxKylie Hashtag in One Month Saw Earned Media Value of Almost 14M Euros

DMR Group tracked the performance of the announcement on social media and official platforms of the new makeup line launched by the Jenner sisters.

clock August 3, 2020Luisa Zargani

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Rihanna’s Latest Savage x Fenty Collection Features Model, Actress Nazanin Mandi

The two-year-old lingerie brand drops the new collection this Saturday, a day after the much-anticipated Fenty Skin line is released.

clock July 31, 2020Kellie Ell

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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

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Beauty Features

Catching Up With Beauty’s Leading Small Brands

“Health, wellness, the environment are at the top of our minds,” shared Annie Lawless of Lawless Beauty.

clock June 24, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

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Color Cosmetics

Smashbox Cosmetics to Foster L.A. Community on Instagram Live

The content series begins on May 15.

clock May 14, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

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Retail

COVID-19 Retail Store Closures

Fashion reacts by temporarily closing stores or reducing hours to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Here’s the complete list of changes.

clock March 17, 2020Kellie Ell

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Beauty Features

French Beauty Exports Grow 9% in 2019

The sector’s sales to China rose 48 percent on-year.

clock February 12, 2020Jennifer Weil

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Fashion Scoops

In California, Beauty Is Now Cruelty-Free

The legislation, which makes it unlawful for a manufacturer to import for profit or sell any cosmetic that was developed using animal testing, came into effect at the start of the new year.

clock January 9, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

Beauty Features

Inspection Company SGS Acquires Thomas Stephens & Associates

The move expands SGS’s reach into the clinical testing sector for cosmetics and personal-care products in the U.S.

clock January 8, 2020Jennifer Weil

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Color Cosmetics

EXCLUSIVE: Clean Beauty Brand Tower 28 to Enter Sephora Stores in 2020

Products hit shelves nationwide and in Canada on Jan. 17.

clock December 24, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

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Products

Beautycounter’s Gregg Renfrew Testified in Congressional Hearing on Cosmetic Reform

“Congress heard us loud and clear,” Renfrew shared with WWD. “Yesterday’s efforts are moving us in the right direction, and I look forward to continuing to work with members of Congress on this important piece of legislation.”

clock December 6, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

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Color Cosmetics

EXCLUSIVE: Thrive Causemetics to Be Sold at Ulta Beauty

A limited capsule collection will be available inside select locations from Dec. 1 through the holiday season.

clock November 29, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

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Color Cosmetics

Annie Lawless Talks Lessons From Business of Beauty

With a still young clean beauty brand looking at its first funding round, the founder has some words of wisdom for other beauty hopefuls.

clock November 26, 2019Kali Hays

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Fashion Scoops

Executive Cyndi Isgrig on What It Takes to Create Dermstore

“This is crazy to put here at a digital forum but avoid the temptation to solve everything with technology,” said the president of the beauty e-commerce company.

clock November 26, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

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Fashion Scoops

Hanro’s New York Shop Gets a Makeover

Fashion illustrator Blair Breitenstein’s 60-foot mural is now on display in the lingerie shop.

clock November 15, 2019Kellie Ell

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