Samaritaine’s Beauty Floor Is the Biggest in Continental Europe

The 36,600-square foot space carries 200 brands and has a rich assortment of services.

Castanea’s Investment Team Has Started a New PE Firm

Called Stride Consumer Partners, the firm will make majority and minority investments in "passion brands."

Form Melds With Fragrance in Scented Sculptures

Six sculptors and six IFF perfumers teamed up create limited-edition artworks for a project called “Profile By” that’s on display at Phillips in Paris.

EXCLUSIVE: Jean Paul Gaultier Launching Scandal Men’s Scent

Scandal marks the first men’s fragrance introduced by the brand since it was taken in house by Puig in 2016.

EXCLUSIVE: Miley Cyrus to Front Gucci’s New Fragrance Campaign

As the face of the new Gucci Flora Gorgeous Gardenia scent, the artist will appear in a series of images and a video directed by Petra Collins.

Eyes Popped at Dior’s Resort 2022 Show

Peter Philips gleaned inspiration from the Greek eye and decorated models’ peepers with pearls.

Tmall Broadens Beauty Product Development Reach

Alibaba’s business-to-consumer platform has partnered with Beiersdorf to co-incubate Chinese beauty start-ups.

EXCLUSIVE: Sharon Chuter Launches ‘Uoma by Sharon C.’ Mass Beauty Brand

Centered around "radical inclusivity," Uoma by Sharon C. is launching at Walmart on June 18.

Urban Skin Rx Debuts SPFs Products, Brand Initiatives

Rachel Roff, founder and chief executive officer of Urban Skin Rx, said the products took a decade to formulate.

Sephora Said Tightening Clean Beauty Standards

A new program called “Clean Plus” is said to be banning petroleum-based ingredients and focusing more heavily on sustainability.

DevaCurl Relaunches Hero Products; Introduces New Ranges

The brand is using new product technology to widen its audience to include more varied curl types and textures.

Updated: All the Beauty M&A Deals of 2021

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

Viktor & Rolf, GLAAD Team for Long-term Partnership

The fashion and fragrance brand will kick off numerous activations for Pride month, including a digital campaign, called “Free to Love, Free to Be Me.”

House of Wise CBD Raises $2 Million 

"When someone sees me, a founder and mom of three toddlers with a corporate background, talking about my health and wellness routine which includes things like cannabis and masturbation, they are more inclined to listen and adopt the products and routines that help me," said Amanda Goetz of House of Wise.

Trendalytics: Lipstick Searches Soar Amid Pandemic Recovery

Following the lifting of mask mandates, search traffic for lip cosmetics skyrocketed, in one case, over 1,000 percent year-over-year.

L’Oréal Luxe Italia to Launch Initiative to Support Local Perfumeries

Running July 5 to 31, the project will encourage consumers to return to shop beauty products in perfumeries through gifting activities.

Unilever Is Buying Paula’s Choice

Paula's Choice is said to be growing quickly.

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