July 22, 2016

Seventeen years after its founding, beauty retailer Bluemercury has opened its 100th store, and this time the retailer has gone bigger.

July 22, 2016

Markwins Beauty Brands has launched a restructuring of its corporate leadership team just several weeks after the company named a new COO. 

July 21, 2016

Coty announced Thursday that Camillo Pane will take over as CEO in October, after the company's acquisition of Procter & Gamble's beauty business is complete.

July 21, 2016

NeoStrata's Exuviance brand has launched an Overnight Recovery Masque that it calls a breakthrough in "sleeping beauty." 

July 21, 2016

Perfect365, the free makeup and beauty app with more than 80 million users, has added a new feature in which users can browse styles and try on makeup looks from their favorite YouTube and Instagram artists. 

July 20, 2016

Unilever has acquired Dollar Shave Club in a deal said to be worth about $1 billion, gaining a firmer foothold in the burgeoning market for male grooming products.

July 15, 2016

Exuviance, creator of the original Glycolic Acid peel, is expanding its product line with a new innovation that promises firmer skin on the body.

July 13, 2016

A pioneer in laser technology for hair loss is expanding its portfolio of products.

July 13, 2016

Led by NCPA's senior director of store operations and marketing Gabe Trahan, the Front-End Profit Building Seminar is a one-day program that gives owners the tools and knowledge to increase store traffic and profits.

July 13, 2016

Barnes & Noble's new beauty concept, a store-within-a-store called The Glossary, has expanded across the country, with a mix of upscale and drug store beauty products.

July 12, 2016

Dove Men+Care Hair is launching an innovative campaign that aims to show how physical and environmental stressors affect the health of men's hair.

July 8, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Differin Gel 0.1% (adapalene), a once-daily topical gel for the over-the-counter (OTC) treatment of acne.

July 7, 2016

L'Oréal USA is launching a smartphone keyboard that has not only emoji lovers but also cosmetics connoisseurs in mind.

July 6, 2016

Engineers at The Ohio State University have invented a coating to help shampoo and other soaps pour out of plastic bottles more easily. (The New York Times)

July 6, 2016

Seattle cosmestics company Julep, which has sold exclusively online since its inception, is going brick-and-mortar by launching its products at Ulta Beauty stores. (Seattle Times)

July 6, 2016

Sephora is adding a new false lash virtual try on to its Virtual Artist app, as well as a new way to teach beauty with step-by-step virtual tutorials using augmented reality technology.

June 29, 2016

The ethnic category is perhaps now undergoing the most seismic changes it has experienced in the past 20 years. The opportunity to better serve multicultural consumers has retailers brimming with excitement, but perplexed at the same time.

June 29, 2016

Drug store retailers sense a shift in skin care. While for many years they enjoyed the glowing results of anti-aging, that segment has plateaued. Instead, they are looking to growth from cleansers and therapeutic offers.

June 29, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the ethnic and skin care categories, highlighting new products that are shaking up the beauty aisles.

June 29, 2016

Canus, a leading provider of fresh goat's milk skin care products in North America, is launching its Caprina by Canus line at Meijer.

June 29, 2016

Altruism and sustainable profits aren’t always concepts you’ll find in the same sentence, but don’t tell that to Dave Simnick, CEO of SoapBox Soaps, who created the company in 2010 to do precisely that — to help people in need around the world while at the same time building a leading CPG brand, and attaching meaningful purpose to a commoditized category — soap.

June 29, 2016

Innovation remains the name of the game in personal care, with new options surfacing in the feminine hygiene, deodorant and shaving categories alike.

June 29, 2016

Procter & Gamble is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its My Black Is Beautiful platform by spearheading a broad dialogue about black beauty at the Essence Festival in New Orleans. 

June 29, 2016

Last year, Unilever’s Simple Skincare ushered micellar cleansing water into mass with great success. This year, it is adding cleansing oil.