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)

June 1, 2016

Henkel not only has one of the highest engaging brands with millennials, but the company is making sure its team is as up to date with social digital tools as its youthful fans.

June 1, 2016

Kao USA is a prime example of a company plugged into the New General Market, rebooting classics to introduce them to the millennial market, while not losing its loyal base.

June 1, 2016

Paris Presents leverages digital marketing and social media to teach consumers techniques for getting the products and tools to work for them and employing each one to create looks that they love.

May 27, 2016

Sephora has debuted a section for curly haired women on its website. Popsugar reports that the company has launched a special hub for its curly hair initiative, which seeks to match the right products to a woman's ringlets. Users can look at a series of photos on the site and determine which category their strands fall into. (Popsugar)

 

May 27, 2016

Ulta Beauty blew past expectations in the first quarter with a 15.2% increase in same store sales and a 38.8% e-commerce boost.

May 26, 2016

CCA Industries Inc. has launched a new logo, "Core Care America," and corporate identity.