October 3, 2015

As suppliers meet with wholesalers and retailers at GMDC’s Health Beauty Wellness Conference 2015 with the aim of their products getting a wider audience, the products themselves are front and center at the showcase. Drug Store News highlights some of the hot beauty products on display at HBW 2015.

September 16, 2015

The in-store service helps customers choose the right shade of foundation, lipstick and concealer. 

September 11, 2015

DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the oral care category, including the latest trends, in this multi-page report.

September 10, 2015

Celebrity-branded perfumery Xyrena on Thursday introduced a new fragrance from basketball player Dalton Maldonado — the first signature scent from an openly gay athlete.

September 9, 2015

Bartell Drugs on Wednesday announced that it will celebrate its fall beauty event from Sept. 27 to Oct. 3. 

August 27, 2015

Whether it’s a snail serum or a foot cream that causes rough, dry skin to shed like a molten lobster, Asian beauty is not to be ignored. Western women will go out of their way to research and obtain these often hard-to-get products.

August 20, 2015

A combination of high-end and middle-market lipstick brands took the top five places in the Clavis Insight Index, CI2, Lipstick ranking. More affordable brands available at Target, Walmart and Amazon, such as IMAN, Revlon and Maybelline, earned Top 5 rankings, as did more upmarket brands, NARS and Bite Beauty, available at higher-end retailers like Sephora.

August 20, 2015

DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the natural products, mascara, nail and lip categories, including the latest trends, in this multi-page report.

August 20, 2015

Offline Cosmetics market leader Maybelline bats its eyelashes in the mascara category, with a strong search performace across its large product portfolio. 

August 20, 2015

Paris Presents is confident enough in its products to hire spokespeople who talk about competitive makeup brushes. While that might seem risky, it is all about presenting the real story to discerning millennials and other consumers who prowl online product reviews.

August 20, 2015

Sally Hansen and OPI outperform the Nail Polish CI2 ranking category with generally average performance against key metrics, but with very broad and well-distributed portfolios.

August 10, 2015

Armando Christian Perez, better known as as the Pitbull, announced Monday the launch of his new scents for men and women, inspired by his hometown of Miami.

August 5, 2015

Nearly 60% of American women examine beauty product labels before purchase, according to all-natural beauty brand Kari Gran’s Green Beauty Barometer survey, released Wednesday.

July 24, 2015

Color cosmetics trends, particularly eye makeup, are driving U.S. consumers’ beauty spending, according to Mintel’s Color Cosmetics U.S. 2015 report.

July 14, 2015

Global information company The NPD Group has announced the launch of its U.S. Prestige Beauty Total Measured Market retail sales tracking service, which offers a broader view of the prestige beauty universe through expanded retailer and marketplace coverage for makeup, skin care, and fragrance.

June 24, 2015

Animal testing of cosmetic products and ingredients, and the sale of newly animal-tested cosmetics, would be phased out under legislation introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives.

June 15, 2015

DSN senior editor Antoinette Alexander examines in-depth sales activity in the skin care, at-home devices, fragrance, feminine care, oral care and sun care categories, including the latest trends, in this multi-page report.

June 15, 2015

The pressures on mass market fragrances have yet to ease, and as industry players work to determine whether the current downturn is a long-term secular decline or the result of recent consumer behavior, manufacturers are not resting on their laurels.

June 15, 2015

The skin care device market is brimming with opportunities as usage remains low but interest is quickly growing. And now new research further supports that claim.

June 12, 2015

Swoon Beauty’s Universal Lip Gloss Scoop & Applicator will be available on Target.com starting June 14th for consumers who want to salvage every last drop of their favorite lip glosses.

June 10, 2015

NYX Cosmetics has launched its fourth annual NYX FACE Awards, a multi-national competition that celebrates the online makeup artist and beauty community in search of The Beauty Vlogger of the Year.

June 5, 2015

Beauty brand Too Faced Cosmetics has announced that General Atlantic will acquire a majority stake in the company from Weston Presidio.

June 3, 2015

Maesa Group, a designer and manufacturer of private label and exclusive beauty products, has acquired a European beauty brand found exclusively at DM, Germany’s largest drug store retailer.

June 3, 2015

Coty’s Sally Hansen brand is broadening its portfolio with several new nail care products.