02/15/2011 - 2:23pm

Tongue cleaner Orabrush has closed a $2.5 million investment round with True Ventures of Palo Alto, Calif., and returning investor 2x Consumer Products Growth Partners of Chicago. The funds will be used to help accelerate the company's retail growth strategy, according to the manufacturer.

02/14/2011 - 3:49pm

NSF International, a U.S. testing and certification organization, has partnered with Natrue, the international natural and organic cosmetic association based in Brussels, to develop a national standard for natural personal care products.

02/14/2011 - 1:26pm

Shoppers Drug Mart has partnered with FaceCake Marketing Technologies to create a new lip makeover mobile app that enables beauty mavens to use their iPhones to view a lipstick shade on their own image.

02/14/2011 - 1:13pm

French beauty company L'Oréal has announced the departure of Lindsay Owen-Jones, the company's longtime chairman.

02/11/2011 - 2:06pm

Nicole by OPI has announced that it will reissue its sold-out One Less Lonely Girl nail lacquer shades, inspired by the songs and fans of pop star Justin Bieber.

02/10/2011 - 2:01pm

Naturally Fresh Deodorant Crystal has announced that it is partnering with the cancer support network Happy Chemo! and now will be recognized as a local cancer resource for natural body products.

02/09/2011 - 2:10pm

Cosimo Policastro, EVP fine fragrances of Givaudan Fragrances, and Nancy Berger Cardone, VP and publisher of Marie Claire magazine, were honored Tuesday evening during the Beyond Beauty Gala in New York.

02/09/2011 - 12:21pm

CHI Rx Moisture Therapy with 3DS complex, the first line of retail hair care products from CHI Home, is slated to hit major retailers in April.

02/09/2011 - 12:01pm

Mitchell-Vance Laboratories, which specializes in the treatment and prevention of scars, has announced the introduction of its new ScarAway scar diminishing serum.