Feeling off-colour: Can make-up make a comeback post-Covid?

The make-up category was hardest hit by coronavirus pandemic lockdowns, with consumers opting to spend on self-care and skin care instead. So, what do experts think the sector can do to rebound?

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Coty snaps up MAC’s Constantin Sklavenitis for Prestige chief role

Sklavenitis brings more than two decades of international beauty, luxury and retail management to the position

Dior goes after Gen Z with virtual beauty link-up

Luxury beauty group has collaborated with Asia’s metaverse platform Zepeto to introduce nine new looks

Hourglass and Selfridges eye up sustainable future with pop-up eyeshadow bar

Shoppers can design their own recyclable eyeshadow palettes at the vegan-friendly and cruelty-free cosmetics brand's ...

MAC spreads self-love across Snapchat, TikTok and Spotify with Love Me campaign

The Estée Lauder-owned brand is celebrating its latest Liquid Lipcolour launch with colour matching lenses, positive ...

Revolution Beauty confirms £500m float in ‘milestone’ move

Beauty company intends to raise £110.7m in new shares on London’s Aim index

Have humans been using make-up since the 5th millennium BC?

Content analysis of miniature ceramic bottles suggests lead-based cosmetics were used by Stone Age Europeans long ...

Cosmetics Business reveals 5 ways that personalisation is changing the beauty industry

As consumers acknowledge that one size doesn't fit all, personalisation is having a transformative effect in beauty, ...

A snappy collab: Benefit teams up with Crocs on ‘Benefit-ized’ shoes

The LVMH-owned cosmetics brand is offering customers a chance to win a $300 Benefit X Crocs package

Kim Kardashian's KKW Beauty prepares for closure

Cosmetics brand of TV royalty will shutdown operations from next month ahead of a rebrand

A fine line: Are pencils the perfect packaging format?

Versatile, easy-to-use, hygienic and with the potential for environmentally-friendly options, cosmetic pencils are ...

Cosmetics Business reveals the top 5 men's care trends in new report

Lockdown may have poured cold water on the grooming market as men curbed their personal care routines, but a return to ...

The roaring 20s 2.0: Experimentation and optimism will shape beauty post-lockdown

How will the predicted ‘roaring 20s’ for this century manifest in terms of beauty? And what cosmetic ingredients ...

The 8 newest beauty drops on the market

Cosmetics Business rounds up the latest beauty launches on the market, including first-time introductions from Molton ...

Coty’s Kylie Cosmetics is now ‘clean’ and vegan

Set to launch globally on 15 July, the beauty brand sensation has reformulated all of its products to tap into the ...

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