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The Past 20 Years in Beauty, By The Numbers

WWD Beauty Inc tallied the beauty industry's exponential growth from 2001 to 2021.

Lauder, L’Oréal, P&G Executives Look Ahead to Beauty’s Next 20 Years

Beauty Inc cover stars, past and present, weigh in on where they're setting their sights for the next two…

Lauder Reignites Lab Series

The grooming brand is being relaunched with a full assortment.

Catching Up With The Makeup Artists Behind the Met Gala

Makeup artists Troy Surratt, Pati Dubroff and Sam Visser threw a dinner for fellow professionals while the…

L’Occitane Introduces MyL’Occitane Selling Platform

The brand is tapping past retail sales associates as brand consultants.

How 120-Year-Old Nordstrom Is Modernizing Its Beauty Strategy

In a competitive landscape, Nordstrom is leaning into digital, an assortment mix and New-Age services to…

Dan Levy and the ‘Gossip Girl’ Crew Kick Off Dior’s Latest Pop-up

The French heritage brand fêted its latest pop-up with a slew of talent over cocktails and dinner at Pastis.

EXCLUSIVE: Drunk Elephant Goes Wide With Ulta Beauty

The skin care brand will be available on Sept. 26.

TreasureTress Study Tracks Black Shoppers’ Buying Habits

The study, which used data from over 12,000 participants, showed shortcomings in the U.K. as opposed to other…

Beauty Executive Moves at Walgreens, Revlon and SuperOrdinary

Il Makiage's CFO hails from Goldman Sachs, and Walgreens Boots Alliance is building out its executive…

Olaplex CEO JuE Wong on Championing Representation

The demographics of Olaplex's workforce mirror those of its consumer base, Wong said.

How The Pandemic Reignited Supergoop!’s Purpose

The pandemic rekindled the brand's priorities like health and wellness, said Holly Thaggard, founder of…

Lisa Sequino’s Formula for Fostering Talent With Empathy

The cosmetics executive described helping working mothers and leading with empathy as integral to her…

Cara Sabin Talks Owning Her Voice

The Sundial Brands CEO talked finding business value in her cultural point of view.

How P&G’s Lela Coffey Reaches New Consumers

The P&G Beauty executive outlined her framework for how to best reach diverse consumers.