Marketing News

  • New York has a new goddess

    November 22, 2005
    New York has a new goddess. Jenna Bush, 18, of New York City won the Gillette Venus Divine “Legs of a Goddess” regional contest in July. Ms. Bush beat out nearly 60 women in the competition. She will go on to compete in the national conte…


  • Men can fight freckles

    November 22, 2005
    Men can fight freckles, dark spots, sun damage and uneven tone with Pigmentation Repair formula, new from Menscience Androceuticals, Key Biscayne, FL. The product is dermatological-grade and contains hydroquinone to restore the skin’s natural t…


  • Lighting Blend No. 7 Hydrogen Peroxide cleaner/degreaser

    November 22, 2005
    Lighting Blend No. 7 Hydrogen Peroxide cleaner/degreaser is formulated with natural citrus oils and hydrogen peroxide to oxidize soils and stains, according to executives at Cleaning Technologies Group, Great Bend, KS. The cleaner is environmentally-…


  • Los Angeles-based Shantel Medical Supply Corp.

    November 22, 2005
    Los Angeles-based Shantel Medical Supply Corp. introduced four new items to its Red Wine skin care line. Red Wine Enhancing lotion is a facial lotion with vitamins B and E, soy proteins and moisturizers. Red Wine Face wash includes cucumber extract a…


  • Englewood Cliffs, NJ-based E.T. Browne Drug Co.

    November 22, 2005
    Englewood Cliffs, NJ-based E.T. Browne Drug Co. launched Palmer’s Skin Success Eventone Brightening facial wipes, the newest addition to the Palmer’s Skin Success Brightening line. The wipes contain glycolic acid, licorice extract, kojic…


  • Eczema can be a problem

    November 22, 2005
    Eczema can be a problem for both children and adults. To help alleviate redness, dryness and itchiness associated with eczema, Donnel offers Eczema Relief, a soothing emollient treatment. The non-steroidal topical product minimizes erythema, dryness,…


  • New York-based Bumble and bumble

    November 22, 2005
    New York-based Bumble and bumble gives the gift of good hair this holiday season. The company will offer hair care products in gift boxes decorated by Peter Arkle, illustrator for The New York Times, Time Out New York and The Wall Street Journal. Box…


  • Maybelline New York has tapped actress Kristin Davis

    November 22, 2005
    Maybelline New York has tapped actress Kristin Davis of Sex and the City as its new celebrity spokesperson. Ms. Davis will be the face for the introduction of Maybelline’s 2005 product lines. She could receive as much as $1 million for her stin…


  • Urban Decay is making scents

    November 22, 2005
    Urban Decay is making scents this October with three new perfume oils: Sin, Pistol and Go. The scents are described as “feminine, dangerous and fun.” The fragrances retail in 0.15-oz. bottles for $29.50 each.…


  • LaDove, Inc., Miami, introduced the Wrinkle Control System

    November 22, 2005
    LaDove, Inc., Miami, introduced the Wrinkle Control System, a non-toxic, non-paralytic topical alternative to Botox injections, according to company executives. The line includes a Multi-Active Toning cleanser with Revolox; an Intensely Firming Rejuv…


  • Wilma Schumann Skin Care

    November 22, 2005
    Wilma Schumann Skin Care, Coral Gables, FL, is thinking pink. For the second year in a row, the company’s newest skin care product, Rosacea Rescue, benefits breast cancer research charities during the month of October, in time for National Brea…


  • Coarse and unruly hair has met its match

    November 22, 2005
    Coarse and unruly hair has met its match with the new Smoothing system from Nioxin, Atlanta, GA. Products in the Smoothing system line include Smoothing Protectives Moisturizing Scalp therapy, Bionutrient Moistur-izing treatment, Cytonutrient Moistur…


  • Tea Tree Shaping cream

    November 22, 2005
    Tea Tree Shaping cream helps men shape up with lasting yet flexible hair hold, according to executives at John Paul Mitchell Systems, Beverly Hills, CA. The cream is the newest addition to the Tea Tree Groom collection. It offers strong hold, bendabl…


  • In June, Murad skin care products

    November 22, 2005
    In June, Murad skin care products helped make over a contestant on Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. The Fab 5 utilized Murad Hydrating sunscreen SPF 15, Clarifying mask and Pure Skin Clarifying supplement on Wayne, a style-deficient New Yorker. Execut…


  • Lancme makes skin evaluation available to all women

    November 22, 2005
    Lancôme makes skin evaluation available to all women with the new Lancôme Skin Diagnôs, an ultra-high precision skin evaluation system. The system analyzes and measures six skin care concerns: fine lines and wrinkles; brown spots; p…