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ModelCo Founder Launches Innovative Brands Group

Along with Shelley Sullivan’s ModelCo and MCoBeauty, the company plans on acquiring other brands “over time,” and has a bespoke marketing division dedicated to collaborations and licensing deals.

Meet Belei, Amazon's New Skin Care Brand

“Our goal is to help customers spend less time and money searching for the right skin care solutions."

Khiron & Kuida: Dignifying Cosmetic Cannabis

This year, Kiuda will introduce five to six more SKUs and will appear at tradeshows in the United States, including Cosmoprof North America.

#NoFilter Shopping: Instagram Unveils in-app Checkout

Nine cosmetics brands participating in beta.

Shiseido Creates New Market with Medicated Care-Hybrid Foundation Launch

Medicated Care-Hybrid Foundation is meant to provide medicated skin care effects for the skin's complexion as well as a "beautiful" finish, Shiseido stated.

2019: The Year of the 'Adventurous Consumer'

Innova Market Insights points to "adventurous consumers" as the driver for food and beverage trends in 2019. Are these one in the same with cosmetic consumers? Read on to see.

PBA Backs Small Business Tax Fairness and Compliance Simplification Act

The act, which was introduced in Congress February 25, 2019, would extend the current 45(b) FICA tax tip credit to salon and spa owners.

Croda Backs Proposed Updates to FDA Sunscreen Regulations

The proposed update would reclassify TiO2 (titanium dioxide) and ZnO (zinc oxide) as GRASE (Generally Recognized as Safe and Effective) category I. Previously, none of the 16 active ingredients currently on the market were considered GRASE.

Cannuka Becomes Ulta’s First CBD Brand

The beauty chain will carry all five of Cannuka’s SKUs, both in-store and online.

Sephora Swipes into the Credit Card Game

The retailer has teamed up with Alliance Data for the Sephora Credit Card and Sephora Visa Credit Card, which will be available in select markets beginning spring 2019; they will roll out to all U.S. stand-alone stores and Sephora.com in the following months.

IFRA UK Highlights Industry Professions for National Fragrance Week

“Working with fragrance is absolutely fascinating and these are just some of the opportunities that exist,” said director Lisa Hipgrave. “It is a career which people often assume is just a role for qualified chemists, but the truth is there are countless possibilities and the majority of those who work in the sector stay there for their entire working life – you get hooked!”

Bath & Body Works Announces Gingham Fragrance

Created by Firmenich master perfumer Honorine Blanc, the floral, citrus fragrance will be available in a range of formats.

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