Hamacher Resource Group’s New Item Review team, in its ongoing evaluation of new products, evaluated a whopping 2,685 health, beauty and wellness items in 2016. The top 40 are listed in this special report.
As more Americans wrestle with the cost of their health care, they continue to gravitate toward better lifestyle choices, which means niche products that were at one time only purchased by body builders and serious athletes have become appealing to the mainstream consumer.
Dafni Go uses seven times the power of a traditional straightener to maintain a constant 365-degree heat, and its 3D ceramic design has five times more surface area than the traditional flat iron, Dafni said.
L’Oreal Paris is partnering with Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing on a line of lipsticks that it will unveil before Paris Fashion Week in September, Women’s Wear Daily reported. The 31-year-old designer will oversee creative direction for the 12-lipstick line’s colors, as well as the design of packaging and its advertisement, with a plan to sell the product in places that carry L’Oreal Paris. Balmain stores and certain other retailers will carry jewel editions of the lipstick, the report said. (Women’s Wear Daily)