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Aug 24, 2016 | 12:11 PM CDT

Will She or Won't She?

How brands can close the deal with shoppers in-store.

Aug 23, 2016 | 04:26 PM CDT

Exclusive: Bluemercury and the Power of "Hyper"

By: Jeb Gleason-Allured

Barry Beck, COO and cofounder of Bluemercury, on the importance of hypercustomization and hyperpersonalization, as well as the future of the beauty retailer and its evolving clientele.

Aug 23, 2016 | 03:07 PM CDT

Rewriting the Beauty Rules

By: Jamie Mills, Analyst at Canadean

How millennials are driving innovation toward individualistic, digitized consumers.

Aug 23, 2016 | 01:27 PM CDT

Solving the Fragrance E-commerce Problem

By: Rachel ten Brink, CMO & Co-Founder of Scentbir…

How the consumer experience can be enhanced online for today's tastes.

Aug 23, 2016 | 12:54 PM CDT

Cullin Takes Helm at Bare Escentuals US

The move comes as the brand relocates and Shiseido revamps its innovation structure.

Aug 23, 2016 | 12:26 PM CDT

Perfect365 Adds Latest Makeup Looks from Fall Fashion Week

Consumers can get the latest makeup looks immediately following the shows.

Aug 23, 2016 | 10:53 AM CDT

Phlur Raises Cash to Disrupt Digital Fragrance Sales

Texas startup sells scent by visual and emotional cues, rather than by listing notes and ingredients.

Aug 22, 2016 | 04:29 PM CDT

Sacrè Bleu! Ashland Moves Skin Protection to New Wavelengths


While UVA and UVB are responsible for skin damage, high energy visible light, i.e., in the violet and blue range, may cause as much damage. Ashland will address this concern with its Blumilight ingredient during in-cosmetics North America.

Aug 22, 2016 | 04:12 PM CDT

'Extreme'-olyte Anti-pollution from bitop AG


With the various approaches to provide anti-pollution benefits, bitop AG targets particles, heavy metals and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) with its 28Extremoin ingredient, featured at in-cosmetics North America.

Aug 22, 2016 | 02:31 PM CDT

Thailand Looks to Franchises, Cosmetics to Secure Income


According to Thai indie newspaper The Nation, the country's business development department is pushing domestic franchises to expand. It also considers the cosmetics industry a high priority. Both will support efforts to increase the country's income.