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Birchbox unveils second standalone store

January 24, 2017

Mirroring the decor of its first store in Soho, New York, Birchbox is expanding its retail foot ...

North America | Retail | Cosmetics Business News

Angelina Jolie named as Guerlain's new muse

January 24, 2017

The 41-year-old actress and director inspires the French beauty brand’s latest scent for women, ...

Europe | Fragrance | Cosmetics Business News

Dr Brandt raises awareness of mental illness on new website

January 23, 2017

The skin care brand is highlighting its founder's story alongside details of the Dr Brandt Foun ...

North America | Digital | Cosmetics Business News

How to help your customers tame frizzy hair

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January 19, 2017

Five simple steps to help customers restore order to unruly locks and reveal gorgeous curls

Hair Care | Retail | Pure Beauty

Zac Efron is new face of HUGO Man fragrance

January 23, 2017

The Hollywood actor is named the millennial ambassador for Hugo Boss’s HUGO Man scent

Europe | Fragrance | Male Grooming | Retail | Digital | Pure Beauty

Cosmetic packaging can now be customised straight from mobile phone

January 23, 2017

Brands and consumers will be able to use the technology provided by E Ink and Texen to personal ...

Europe | Digital | Cosmetics Business News

Hands and nails 2016 market report

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December 7, 2016

The past year signalled a possible revival for the hands and nails category, with the UK, Spain ...

Europe | Colour Cosmetics | Skin Care | Asia | Cosmetics Business Markets

Covet Fashion relaunches app to diversify virtual models

January 23, 2017

The mobile fashion game now includes 50 models aiming to celebrate women and their differences

North America | Digital | Cosmetics Business News

Colour cosmetics 2016 market report

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November 10, 2016

The global colour cosmetics market is looking glossy, with double digit growth in the UK, Germa ...

Europe | North America | Colour Cosmetics | Latin America

Dior on how to cater for the discerning Asian skin care consumer

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January 18, 2017

Catering for Asian skin from market to market can be quite challenging for even the most succes ...

Skin Care | Asia | Cosmetics Business News

Spa products 2016 market report

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October 11, 2016

The $94bn global spa market is looking healthy as consumers look to escape from today's hectic ...

Europe | Body Care | Skin Care | Africa ME | Cosmetics Business Markets

Are women fairly represented in the US fragrance industry?

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January 13, 2017

With certain fragrance roles predominantly dominated by men, women are seeking out the support ...

North America | Regulatory | Fragrance | Cosmetics Business News

L’Oréal and Founders Factory invest in first five start-ups

January 23, 2017

After “fierce competition” among 180 applicants, InsitU, Preemadonna, Tailify, Veleza and Cosmo ...

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Aesthetics 2016 market report

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September 12, 2016

2016 saw a total of 21 million procedures, with the US and Brazil the top performers

Europe | North America | Body Care | Latin America | Asia | Cosmetics Business Markets

Pure Beauty Awards reveals product entries date for 2017

January 23, 2017

Pure Beauty has announced Pure Beauty Awards 2017 will be open for product entries in April

Retail | Pure Beauty

L’Occitane Group sells skin care brand Le Couvent Des Minimes

January 23, 2017

Plant-based skin care brand has been acquired by HLD Group and Didier Tabary, President of Filo ...

Europe | Skin Care | Finance | Cosmetics Business News

Hair care 2016 market report

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August 25, 2016

Price battles stunted growth in Europe, while the US, China and Pakistan saw strong results

Europe | North America | Hair Care | Africa ME | Asia | Cosmetics Business Markets

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