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Revlon Announces Executive Changes
Executive vice president and COO Chris Elshaw steps down, while new global presidents are named for the Revlon consumer and professional divisions.
Avon and Coty Join Forces in Brazil
The two global beauty companies are teaming on Coty fragrance distribution through Avon representatives in Brazil.
Carita, Decléor Skin Care Brands Officially Acquired by L’Oréal
Shiseido notes it is selling the professional skin care brands to help it focus on Shiseido Professional and Joico brands in the professional beauty space.
CEW Announces Finalists for the 2014 CEW Eco Beauty Award
Six beauty brands will vie for the prize, which will be awarded as part of the 2014 CEW Insiders' Choice Beauty Awards in May.
NPD Reports Eye-catching Numbers for US Prestige Eye Makeup Sales
Mascara, eye shadow and eye liner dollar sales in the U.S. prestige category all increased 7% in 2013 dollar sales, while eye brow product jumped an impressive 29% for the year.
What Will the Beauty Culture Look Like in 2020?
Diagonal Reports released “Beauty Market and Consumer of 2020” to gain insight on how the beauty world’s changing landscape will affect beauty consumers in the years ahead.
Ryan Reynolds Signs On with L'Oréal's Men Expert Line
Reynolds will represent the brand's Men Expert Hydra Energetic range of products.
Soda Pop-inspired Nails: OPI Partners with Coca-Cola
Glass bottle of Coca-Cola next to a bottle of red OPI nail lacquer Several of the world's most recognized soda brands—including Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Coke Zero, Cherry Coke, Vanilla Coke, Sprite and Fanta—will be the inspiration for a line of OPI limited edition nail lacquers that will launch internationally in June 2014.
Essence and Walmart Team for “The Beauty of Confidence”
“Smart Beauty VII: The Beauty of Confidence” was recently presented by Essence, in conjunction with Walmart’s Cultural IQ series, focusing on the role confidence plays in the African-American community.
Former U.S. President Bill Clinton Talks Fragrance
By: Nicole Urbanowicz
The Fragrance Foundation hosted the first of its Fragrance Foundation Talks on January 29, 2014 in New York, featuring keynote speaker former U.S. President Bill Clinton.

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