August 18, 2017

Cosmoprof North America delivered a robust beauty trade fair featuring resources for every aspect of business, from packaging and filling to finished product. Read about the top five products and companies Drug Store News saw at the show.

August 18, 2017
Americans are spending more than $60 billion on beauty annually. To survive as a meaningful competitor in this evolving beauty arena, drug stores must start to burnish their image.
August 18, 2017

For all the clamor and controversy over being “cruelty-free,” little attention is paid to the animal derivatives used in the products themselves. There is a small but growing band of thought leaders — brands, bloggers and activists — who are determined to raise awareness and create a market for those who want to lessen the environmental impact of animal agriculture by offering vegan beauty products.

July 28, 2017

The overall U.S. color cosmetics market experienced moderate growth in 2017, increasing 2% to reach $11 billion so far this year.

July 5, 2017

With cleansers and moisturizers firing on all cylinders, retailers and brands are fine-tuning other segments to keep the momentum going. By bringing skin care innovations to mass doors more quickly, chains have been able to keep their customer base from straying to specialty stores and, in some cases, lure them back.

July 5, 2017

Adult bath products, including Epsom salt soaks and aromatherapy, that offer a Zen-like experience are bubbling to the surface in mass stores and helping to perk up sales.

June 27, 2017

See highlights from New General Market Summit keynote presentations delivered by Sundial Brands CEO Rich Dennis, Method and Olly Nutrition co-founder Eric Ryan and Seventh Generation CEO John Replogle. 

June 12, 2017

Sundial not only has made an impact on how retailers merchandise their stores and what they buy for their shelves, but the company’s efforts go well beyond the four walls of a store, investing in the communities from which it sources its raw materials.

May 17, 2017

Drug and discount stores have managed to lure customers away from specialty and department stores to their doors for color cosmetics, where brows and lashes are leading the charge to attract shoppers, skin care and bubble bath products.

April 14, 2017

Several categories are heating things up in the beauty aisles, especially Korean beauty.

April 5, 2017

New research from Mintel, presented at in-cosmetics Global, is taking a look at the size of South Korea’s beauty market, the changes Korean beauty has brought to the global market and what trends to expect in the coming year.

April 4, 2017

SheaMoisture is introducing Beauty Hack, a three-step system that allows consumers to create their own hair, body and facial care routine. 

March 29, 2017

CVS Pharmacy’s new K-Beauty HQ, rolling out in April, will include more than 100 new products from South Korean beauty brands, several of which are exclusive to CVS.

February 2, 2017

In this report, DSN highlights what you need to know about natural and organic beauty trends in 2017, as well as new product launches that are shaking up the beauty aisle.

January 23, 2017

Dragon’s Blood & Coffee Cherry features a resinous sap sourced from the Peruvian Amazon.

December 21, 2016

NBC's Today show spoke with some of Hollywood's top celebrity beauty experts to get the scoop on the best drug store products to help battle the winter elements.

December 20, 2016

Actress, film producer and philanthropist Priyanka Chopra is joining a roster of women around the globe as Pantene’s newest Global Brand Ambassador. 

December 19, 2016

Coty is forming a new global partnership with creative agency Anomaly to sharpen Sally Hansen’s positioning and help drive growth for one of the largest nail brands in the world.

December 14, 2016

French beauty retailer L'Occitane is looking to redefine the beauty shopping experience with the opening of a new Flagship store in the Flatiron District of Manhattan. 

December 14, 2016

Ulta Beauty is opening its first brick-and-mortar location on the Upper East Side in New York City.

December 12, 2016

The CEO of Ulta, Mary Dillon, talked to "CBS This Morning" to discuss what sets the company apart from others, and announce a new store in New York City.

December 12, 2016

Perfect Corp.'s YouCam makeup app is partnering with makeup artist Robin Black to launch an exclusive holiday beauty series. 

December 9, 2016

Fragrance brand Curve is launching a new campaign inspired by the weirdest and quirkiest fantasies of Generation Z men. 

December 7, 2016

Pantene is partnering with one of the toughest women in the world, mixed martial artist, actress and bestselling author Ronda Rousey, to teach women that strong is always beautiful.