September 13, 2016

The retail landscape for beauty has changed dramatically, and retailers must focus on the customer experience, because that is where the sale is won or lost, where the brand comes to life, and where the seeds of loyalty are planted.

September 8, 2016

The FDA banned antibacterial chemicals from soaps and other personal care products last week, but some toothpastes that contain triclosan have been “demonstrated to be effective at reducing plaque and gingivitis,” according to an FDA spokeswoman who spoke to The New York Times. Before approving the toothpaste in 1997, the agency requested that the Colgate-Palmolive company conduct toxicology studies, and the FDA ultimately decided it was safe and effective. (The New York Times)

September 7, 2016

Consumers are becoming more aware that keeping the mouth and teeth clean is a key component of a healthy lifestyle. Overall, sales of oral care products at multi-outlets rose by 2% or more for the 52-week period ended July 20, according to IRI.

September 7, 2016

In this report, DSN examines what's trending now overall in oral care, as well as in-depth sales activity in the toothpastes category, highlighting new products that are shaking up the beauty aisles.

September 7, 2016

Men's skin care company Biotherm Homme has premiered a new video campaign starring brand ambassador David Beckham. 

September 7, 2016

Dave Wendland, VP strategic relations and member of the owners group at HRG, will discuss the new item launch journey through the lens of HRG’s Concept through Commercialization methodology.

September 7, 2016

GSK Consumer Healthcare has expanded its flagship Sensodyne line with a fresh-mint-flavored Sensodyne True White toothpaste that offers a combination of sensitivity relief, sensitivity protection, cavity protection, stain prevention and stain removal.

September 7, 2016

Swiss oral care brand Curaprox has launched an all-natural whitening toothpaste that removes discoloration by using activated carbon without eroding or bleaching the enamel.

September 6, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is targeting 19 ingredients found in soaps and body washes, saying they could do more harm than good.

September 6, 2016

Target is teaming up with an organic tampon company to bring women across the country a healthy tampon with modern packaging and accessories to fit any lifestyle. 

September 1, 2016

Procter & Gamble announced Thursday its plans for stockholders to exchange its stock for shares in Coty, which has agreed to buy 41 beauty brands from P&G in a deal valued at $12.5 billion.

August 30, 2016

ShaveMOB.com, an online retailer of razor blades for men and women, has acquired 800Razors, a U.S.-based personal care products company.

August 29, 2016

Cetaphil is marking its fifth consecutive year of its partnership with the Children's Skin Disease Foundation and Camp Wonder, an initiative of the CSDF. 

August 29, 2016

Sarah Jessica Parker is launching her new fragrance exclusively at Ulta Beauty with an innovative guerrilla marketing campaign.

August 29, 2016

Beauty retailer Sephora is marking a major milestone by opening its 400th store.

August 29, 2016

While Sephora and Ulta duke it out for a greater share of the mainstream beauty market, Credo is elevating the beauty experience with clean, natural products, beautiful packaging and just the right amount of service without seeming intimidating or out-of-touch. 

August 29, 2016

On the heels of posting another quarter of fiscal results above investor expectations, Ulta Beauty has scored a retail partnership with a big skin care brand.

August 29, 2016

The new circular includes a contemporary design structure that deal seakers will find appealing, Walgreens said, and manufacturers will have more opportunities to appeal to consumers through robust solution sets.

August 25, 2016

Kohl's has finished the rollout of enhanced beauty departments across its entire store footprint as the retailer focuses on health and wellness products as a key driver for sales in its existing stores.

August 25, 2016

Loyalty program membership and same-store sales continue to fuel growth at Ulta Beauty, which posted blockbuster earnings in the second quarter.

August 24, 2016

The merchandisers completed an extensive, multi-module training program over the course of several months, earning certification from HRG experts.

August 24, 2016

Target’s focus on adding niche beauty products to its assortment has made the mass retailer this year's go-to destination for the hottest beauty products. (Vogue)

August 23, 2016

Beauty giant Sephora scores the highest when it comes to online gifting.

August 19, 2016

As consumers continue to emphasize health and wellness, natural body oils are emerging as a key product.