Why the beauty industry is enjoying a colour explosion

The colour cosmetics market has had a new lease of life, as new formats, textures and consumer groups help give the sector some time in the spotlight

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NARS' Holiday 2018 has landed and it's pretty in punk

The make-up brand is taking an unconventional approach to the festive season, celebrating the 1970s movement with a ...

Colour cosmetics in Asia gains ground as consumers target trends

Euromonitor International’s Sunny Um discusses premiumisation, gender fluidity and ageing advocacy in colour cosmetics

Cult cosmetic brand Morphe signs retail deal with Lookfantastic

The beauty e-tailer currently stocks products across hair care, make-up, fragrance and male grooming, from brands ...

Think locally: Strategies for success in Southeast Asia's beauty markets

Southeast Asia comprises lucrative but very diverse beauty and personal care markets, so targeted approaches are ...

Arch Angelz beauty bar in Debenhams stores goes into administration

The provider of in-store eyebrow, waxing and nail services was unable to find a buyer and has now ceased trading

Luxasia acquires majority stake in fragrance rival Pacific SMM

The beauty distribution, retail and e-commerce company will use the takeover to expand into Australia and New Zealand

Shine on: The brands revamping the noughties lip gloss for 2018

As crop tops and chokers go full circle back onto consumers’ radar, the 1990s staple lip gloss is making a comeback to ...

Sainsbury's plans to take on Boots, Superdrug and department stores with new beauty push

Britain's second largest supermarket unveiled a beauty makeover that will see its range double in size to 3,000 items

Why make-up brands should embrace the older, bolder woman

Make-up brands are ignoring the over-30s, which is undermining their propositions of self-empowerment

American beauty: The stateside brands taking the world by storm

Even before social media brought cult Made-in-America brands to the international stage, the US had long been one of ...

K-beauty to A-beauty: Cosmetics Business reveals top 5 beauty hotspots in new Trend Report

Korean beauty has opened the gates to a new trend for beauty destinations. But just how influential could this movement ...

Celestial beauty: 7 ways brands are inspired by the moon product trend

As the mystic Flower May Moon rises in 2018, Cosmetics Business explores how lunar beauty is taking off this spring

Huda Beauty unveils sub-brand plans

The news comes after the billion dollar beauty company, founded by mega-influencer Huda Kattan, secured an investment ...

Meet the new make-up brand founded by a ‘band of beauty rebels’

East London-based Beautonomy focuses on creating bespoke make-up palettes and beauty entrepreneurs