06/20/2011 - 2:11pm

Liya Kebede has joined the growing roster of L'Oréal Paris representatives.

06/20/2011 - 11:20am

OPI has teamed up with the Miss Universe Organization to unveil a new collection of nail lacquer shades.

06/20/2011 - 9:36am

Colgate-Palmolive has completed its acquisition of a personal care brand from Unilever for about $952 million.

06/20/2011 - 8:16am

It may have a goofy name, but start-up website HellaWella, HellaWella.com, 
is serious about promoting healthy living and all the good stuff that goes with it.

06/20/2011 - 8:02am

Retailers and small- to mid-sized brand marketers shouldn’t be quick to dismiss social media as an effective avenue to communicate with consumers versus traditional media outreach like TV and radio. That was a key takeaway of a recent survey conducted on behalf of marketing/public relations firm Robin Leedy & Associates.


06/20/2011 - 8:02am

Judging by many makeup looks on the runways of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2011 in New York, it was evident that lipstick was going to be in the shopping basket of many beauty mavens. That has proven to be the case.


06/20/2011 - 8:01am

Consumers’ desire for convenient, value-added solutions — not to mention their battle with more oral care issues as they age or take certain prescribed medications — likely has been the catalyst for the strong growth in 
portable oral care products.


06/20/2011 - 8:01am

A shift in consumers’ shopping behavior to one that is focused on value, coupled with a desire to escape everyday stresses, likely helped drive the growth of bath and body scrubbers/massagers.


06/20/2011 - 8:00am

When it comes to hair care, consumers clearly continue to seek value as the sales of shampoo and conditioner combo packs remain on the rise, soaring triple digits during the 12 weeks ended April 17, according to data from SymphonyIRI Group.