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Ellen Thomas

Beauty Editor, Mass Market

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‘You’ Star Jenna Ortega Wants to Be a Role Model for Young Latinas

The 17-year-old actress is one of Neutrogena's latest brand ambassadors.

Lana Condor Getting Inspiration From ‘Untamed’ by Glennon Doyle in Quarantine

Condor is one of Neutrogena's latest brand ambassadors.

Clarisonic Is Shutting Down and Doing a Liquidation Sale

The once fast-growing brand had failed to meet expectations following its 2011 acquisition by L'Oréal.

Morphe Cuts Ties With Jeffree Star

For years, Star has been accused of racist, xenophobic and anti-Semitic comments. The beauty industry is…

During Coronavirus, Investment Money Floods Into Wellness

COVID-19 isn't the only thing changing the way investors look at wellness deals — the Black Lives Matter…

Instagram Account Demands Beautycon CEO Moj Mahdara Step Down

"The purpose of this account is to share our firsthand experiences with Moj and receipts in a format where…

Chillhouse Shutters Original Lower East Side Spa Location

The business cited the coronavirus as the reason for shuttering its first location.

Allergan Shuts Down On-Demand Beauty Booking Platform Regi

Regi was part of Project Moonwalker, Allergan's digital ventures unit.

What Beauty and Wellness Trends Will Survive the Pandemic?

Consumers are prioritizing safety, efficacy and looking good in a mask.

Inherent Bias in the Black Beauty Aisle?

Walmart, Walgreens and CVS say they'll stop locking away beauty products aimed at Black shoppers — retail…

Grove Collaborative Acquires Skin-care Ingestible Brand Sundaily

The brand's gummies are said to protect against skin-harming stressors, such as sun, pollution and stress.

Ulta Gets Serious About Clean Beauty With Credo Partnership

A Credo Beauty endcap is rolling out to 100 Ulta doors in the fall.

Historically White Beauty Industry Promises to Diversify Workforce

The disproportionately white beauty industry is actively looking to hire more Black employees. For some, it's…

Beauty Forced to Confront Racism

Consumers are pressuring the beauty industry to go beyond statements and donations, and ultimately commit to…

Ulta Beauty, Sephora, Delay Reopening Plans Amid Protests

Multiple store locations across several cities were damaged or have been preemptively closed.