July 2, 2014

BOOM! By Cindy Joseph!, which was founded by model and makeup artist Cindy Joseph, has expanded its portfolio with the new Boomstick Minis.

June 20, 2014

Maybelline New York has introduced several new products for eyes, lips, face and nail.

June 19, 2014

Maybelline New York has announced that Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima is returning to the brand. She previously served as global spokeswoman from 2003 to 2009.

June 18, 2014

Beauty trade show Cosmoprof North America has unveiled a new partnership with global subscriber beauty box company, Glossybox. The new Boutique ~ Glossybox limited-edition box will debut at CPNA 2014 in July in Las Vegas and will go on sale to beauty consumers online in August.

June 18, 2014

HCP & Co. has signed an agreement to sell its investment in NYX Cosmetics to L'Oréal, as part of the sale of the company.

June 13, 2014

Grammy-winning singer Colbie Caillat has teamed up with Raw Beauty Talks, an organization dedicated to facilitating a shift from beauty imprisonment to beauty empowerment, in her new music video "Try," which Caillat describes "an anthem for women to accept who they are and be comfortable showing it.”

June 11, 2014

Ulta Beauty posted strong double-digit gains in sales and net income during first quarter 2014.

June 9, 2014

Ulta Beauty has announced that Vanessa Wittman, SVP and CFO of Google subsidiary Motorola Mobility, has been appointed to its board and as a member of its audit committee.

June 6, 2014

Procter & Gamble’s CoverGirl brand has announced a five-year, $5 million promise to help the next generation of women rock the world.

June 6, 2014

In partnership with Unilever, graduating students in the Fashion Institute of Technology's Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing and Management Master of Professional Studies program revealed insights into future beauty consumers and the methodologies that beauty companies should adopt to remain competitive.

May 19, 2014

L’Oréal Paris is bringing the personalized service of a department store to the mass market with its latest in beauty digital innovation — “Makeup Genius.”

December 6, 2011

The Mentholatum Co. has announced that an independent testing group has found its OXY Maximum face wash to be an effective acne treatment at a great value and has endorsed it as a “bargain buy.”

February 18, 2011



Following a dismal year 
in 2009, U.S. prestige beauty categories experienced an upswing in 2010 and, judging by the numbers, 2011 looks to be a positive year for prestige beauty.