Jean Ann Ford, Benefit Cofounder, Dies at 71

Ford died from cancer, according to a spokeswoman.

Proactiv Speaks Out About Kendall Jenner Backlash

Proactiv is standing behind Jenner, but marketing experts say there's an authenticity lesson to be learned from the backlash.

Ojo the Latest Out in Coty’s Ongoing Executive Shake-up

Ukonwa Ojo was instrumental in several efforts at Coty to turnaround the beleaguered beauty brands including the reboot of Cover Girl and the splashy new store in Times Square.

EXCLUSIVE: Clarins Brand Names New General Manager

Katalin Berenyi will start in the role on Feb. 1.


Target Adds Grace + Tonic to Its Growing Natural Stable

A new line featuring the Cosmos and Ecocert seals will be stocked in select Target doors starting this month.

From the Ground Up: Unilever’s Incubation Push

The company is releasing a wave of brands developed in-house.

Bretman Rock: Confessions of a YouTube Drama King

The 20-year-old social media star has plans to change the world. Just don't ask him what he's doing later.

NatureLab Tokyo Taps Celebrity Hairstylist Andrew Fitzsimons

The Japanese hair-care brand is looking to raise awareness as it continues to expand to U.S. retailers.

Expert Opinion: The Future of AI in Beauty

Richard Boyd said AI isn't about if a company can afford it, but that they won't be able to survive without it.

Maybelline Teams With Puma on Limited-Edition Makeup Collab

The five-item collection is to launch globally on Feb. 8.

Beauty Brands Founder Proposes Takeover of Bankrupt Business

Robert Bernstein, founder of Beauty Brands, has objected to Hilco serving as the company's stalking-horse bidder.

Kristin Ess Is Building a $100 Million Hair Product Empire

Just two years after launch, the brand is rolling out internationally and far exceeding initial sales projections.

Men Have More Grooming Options Than Ever

Beautycounter and Bevel are the latest brands to add men's skin-care lines, as that segment of the prestige skin-care market continues to see growth.

Nest Fragrances Names New CEO, Maria Dempsey

Dempsey joins Nest after holding senior roles at Clarins, L’Oréal and most recently as a consultant at Crabtree & Evelyn.

Avon Tests Two-Hour Delivery

Right now, the service is being testing in Brazil.

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