June 28, 2016

Amazon.com is continuing to expand its assortment of Dash buttons.

June 27, 2016

A new report from Kline shows that the U.S. beauty market is being driven by technological advancements that allow personalized engagement between retailer and shopper.

June 23, 2016

A pair of entrepreneurial moms from Colorado are finding success in the personal care products industry after creating a toxin-free line of kid's hair products made with plant-derived ingredients that are also GMO-, gluten- and allergen-free and come with an attainable price tag. (CNBC)

June 23, 2016

Global Beauty Care, a N.Y.-based wholesaler of skin care products, and Australian-based company InnovaDerma won top awards this month at ECRM’s 2016 Skin, Bath, Cosmetics & Fragrances show.

June 22, 2016

Headquartered in New York, Snow Phipps has overseen the deployment of over $1.7 billion of private equity capital and co-investments in 17 platform investments and over 25 add-on acquisitions since inception.

June 22, 2016

A leading brand for textured hair is marking its 25th anniversary with the launch of a new product line.

June 21, 2016

ModiFace, which creates augmented reality technology for the beauty and medical industries, has launched the world's first conversational beauty adviser for Facebook Messenger.

June 17, 2016

Patrick O’Brien, CEO of beauty and personal care products company Paris Presents, has been named the 2016 EY Entrepreneur of the Year in the Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods category in the Midwest.

June 16, 2016

Galderma, the makers of Cetaphil, is unveiling a limited-edition product display in partnership with the Children's Skin Disease Foundation (CSDF) and Camp Wonder, an initiative of the CSDF at 1,500 CVS stores. 

June 16, 2016

Revlon announced late Thursday that it would buy Elizabeth Arden for $14 per share in cash, or about $870 million.

June 15, 2016

Over two days, HRG covered the factors pivotal to the success of independent pharmacies based on assessments they’ve conducted over the years.

June 15, 2016

Popular beauty-box company Birchbox is suspending its plans to open physical stores as the retailer tells The Wall Street Journal that an increase in competition and a chill in venture capital has left it short on cash. (The Wall Street Journal)

June 10, 2016

Sephora and other retailers are ramping up efforts to monetize millennial-friendly mobile platforms, including Kik, Snapchat and others. (Bay Area News Group)

June 9, 2016

Iconic performer Celine Dion is planning to launch a new lifestyle collection in 2017 that includes beauty and other personal care products.

June 7, 2016

One of America's leading hair care brands is teaming up with R&B/Soul band LION BABE to help curly-haired women embrace summer.

June 6, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the vitamins, minerals and supplements; diet; and sports nutrition segments, highlighting new products that are shaking up the OTC aisles.

June 3, 2016

Shiseido has entered into an agreement with Alitcor Inc. to acquire its wholly-owned subsidiary, Gurwitch Products. The Gurwitch portfolio includes the ReVive and Laura Mercier beauty brands. (Bloomberg)

June 3, 2016

Millennials are buying fewer beauty products online, according to a new survey from TABS Analytics. And the reasons for this behavior explain why spending habits are shifting and why retailers are changing to accommodate these shifts. (Racked)

June 2, 2016

Johnson & Johnson is looking to strengthen its position in hair care by agreeing to acquire Vogue International, a privately held personal care products company, for approximately $3.3 billion in cash.

June 2, 2016

Lice isn't just being transferred by shared hats or combs anymore, today a shared selfie may be responsible for the spread of lice, WPLG reported Tuesday. "A Wisconsin pediatrician calls the bugs 'social media lice,'" the news organization reported. "While there's no scientific proof that selfie snapping is to blame for spread of lice, studies show that lice in 25 states, including Florida, is now resistant to over-the-counter treatments." (WPLG

June 1, 2016

Vogue International’s OGX brand shares its secrets to catering to the female New General Market consumer.

June 1, 2016

French beauty brand Bourjois is making it easier for consumers to get a professional-style gel manicure at home.

June 1, 2016

Conair's Virtual Hairstyle Makeover Tool allows consumers to engage with the brand while shopping, seeing how they look with different hairstyles, as well as experimenting with and customizing their own looks. They can then purchase the appropriate styling tool to replicate the look or looks they created at home.

June 1, 2016

French skin care company Caudalie is one of the top beauty brands in the U.S. The Financial Times asked the company's founder, Mathilde Thomas, how a chance meeting led her to create a skin care treatment and move her family from Paris to New York. (Financial Times)