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The beauty retailer saw net sales increase 22.4% to $618.8 million from $505.6 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2012.
The company reported net sales increased by 7.2% for the six months ended September 30, 2013. Net sales for the period amounted to €446.4 million, a 0.6% or €2.9 million decrease from the same period of the previous year, mainly due to foreign currency translation effects.
Consolidated net sales for fiscal year 2013 for the beauty retailer were over $3.6 billion, an increase of 2.8% from fiscal year 2012.
The company saw local currency sales increase by 3%, but European sales decreased by 5% to €294.6 million (versus €309.4 million for the same time period in 2012).
Henkel's beauty care division achieved a solid organic growth rate of 3.1% for the third quarter of 2013.
U.S.-based operations were $28.7 million for the third quarter of 2013, up 62.3% from third quarter 2012's $17.7 million.
Slowdown in consumption in mass nail and fragrance markets in the Americas are the primary cause for the drop, according to Coty.
Nivea recorded organic sales growth of 7.3%, while Eucerin generated an 11.1% increase in sales, and La Prairie saw an increase of 5.4%.
Net sales growth during the quarter was particularly strong in the company’s luxury and MAC brands, online and travel retail channels, and overall in emerging markets.
Avon's total revenue of $2.3 billion for the quarter decreased 7%, or 1% in constant dollars, compared to the same time period in 2012.