Ulta Beauty

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Hair

No Longer Taboo: Sales Surge as Women Open up About Hair Loss

Stress, hormonal changes and over-use of styling tools are among the reasons women are losing their hair earlier than ever.

clock August 31, 2018Faye Brookman

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Beauty Features

Kylie Cosmetics, Kiehls to Enter Ulta Beauty

Prestige boutique makeup sales are up, but several of the large makeup brands are posting moderated growth rates.

clock August 30, 2018Allison Collins

Pacifica and Preserve are turning used beauty packages into razors and toothbrushes.

Beauty Features

Pacifica Unveils Upcycle Program With Preserve

The beauty industry is associated with excess packaging. Pacifica is giving some of its products new uses as toothbrushes and razors.

clock August 16, 2018Faye Brookman

Beauty Features

Maesa Names Kattie Roh VP of Sales for Mass, Drug, Beauty Retailers

Roh, who helped expand NYX, is joining Maesa as more chains seek the company to develop exclusive beauty launches.

clock August 15, 2018Faye Brookman

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Beauty Features

Will Beauty’s Sale Mode Mimic Apparel’s Discounting Spiral?

Prestige beauty is seeing more discounts than ever before — and they’re coming from both brands and retailers.

clock August 15, 2018Allison Collins

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Beauty Features

Packaging Takes Center Stage at Cosmoprof North America

More than 40,000 attended the beauty extravaganza, the largest crowd ever. The environment and Instagrammable moments were top of mind on the exhibit floor.

clock August 7, 2018Faye Brookman

Claudia Soare wearing the Norvina palette.

Color Cosmetics

Anastasia Beverly Hills’ Claudia Soare on New Product Development, Success of Norvina

Norvina is a palette representing a departure from the norm at Anastasia Beverly Hills and it is already courting new customers.

clock August 3, 2018Faye Brookman

Skin Care

Murad Launches Serum to Tackle the Visible Results of Stress

Stress takes a toll on overall health, especially skin, according to Dr. Howard Murad. He’s fighting the ravages of life’s pressures with a new serum and yes, cannabis is involved.

clock July 27, 2018Faye Brookman

Soap & Glory activation at a Tough Mudder.

Body Care

Soap & Glory Gets Muddy to Clean Up in Sales

With younger customers on the prowl for experiences, Soap & Glory continues with efforts to brings its products to where people are gathering to help gain exposure for its lineup.

clock July 24, 2018Faye Brookman

Hair

Pulleez Uses Innovation to Stand Out Among Hair-Care Accessory Giants

The vibrant hair-care sales bonanza is cascading into the accessory sector and that’s brought a windfall to an up-and-coming hair jewelry brand.

clock July 24, 2018Faye Brookman

Makeup sales have migrated into nontraditional channels.

Beauty Features

Making Sense of Makeup Sales

With reported sales of color cosmetics declining, industry insiders are asking if beauty’s power category is starting to soften — or whether the highest-growth elements just aren’t being captured.

clock July 23, 2018Jenny B. Fine

The air-dry customer is the target for some indie hair brands.   

Beauty Features

Hair Now Fastest-Growing Category in Prestige Beauty

Hair is up 19 percent, driven by added retail distribution, the wellness movement and new products.

clock July 23, 2018Allison Collins

ColourPop Complexion Collection

Color Cosmetics

How to Sell Foundation on the Internet, According to ColourPop’s Laura Nelson

Nelson talks ColourPop’s complexion line, moving faster at retail and M&A.

clock July 12, 2018Allison Collins

Laura Geller's Filter First Foundation.

Products

No Camera Required: Laura Geller’s Foundation Comes With Own Enhancing Filter

The first launches under new ownership, Laura Geller’s Filter First Luminous Foundation and Concealer could pull in as much as $10 million.

clock July 6, 2018Faye Brookman

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Products

Launch Pad: Antipollution Skin Care

From a hybrid bronzer and antioxidant serum to ingestible adaptogen supplements that protect the skin internally, antipollution skin care is on the rise with consumers.

clock July 2, 2018Layla Ilchi

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