The first was too sheer….the second, too flat. Tarte’s latest lipcolor release, LipSurgence Natural Lip Luster, delivers the perfect amount of color with a hit of shimmer to make it pop. It follows the brand’s LipSurgence Natural L… Read More »
When the Great Recession was raging, consumers began to pull back from making green purchases. Industry observers insist that these shoppers are coming back, but who gets to decide what's green and what isn't? Read More »
It’s a beauty blogger’s dream come true…to thank these hardworking scouts always seeking to break next big thing, MAC Cosmetics invited nine of its blog favorites to the Toronto lab to custom-create eyeshadows or lipgloss products… Read More »
With its classy neutrals and a captivating bright surprise, the Rollergirl Palette ($32), new from Urban Decay, is perfect for transitioning from the office to an evening out. Four eye shadows (three neutral gold/browns, one vivid pink) are joined by… Read More »
If marketers think that they can rework formulations and remove tried-and-true preservation systems, they face the prospect of contamination and, ultimately, backlash from consumers and health authorities. Read More »
The Consumer Specialty Products Association surveys the practices used to ensure microbiological quality of household and institutional products by focusing on raw material controls, finished product quality and process hygiene. Read More »
Not quite adults and not quite kiddies either, 'tweens and teens have plenty of interest in and influence over what beauty and personal care products they use, purchase or ask mom to buy for them. Read More »
Pixi by Petra is one of the designer cosmetic collections available at Target stores nationwide. The Swedish makeup artist's products are known for boasting multi-purpose usages and featuring innovative formulations infused with skin treating ing… Read More »
The latest nail polish phenomenon for Spring 2011 is a textured finish. These special lacquers, when applied to a dried solid color leave behind a leopard print, “cracked” pattern on each nail.
First, OPI entered the arena with Black Sha… Read More »
Urban Decay's holiday rollout, Little Sins Eyeshadow Primer Potion Set, contained a tiny but powerful weapon—Greed, the brand's newest eyeshadow primer in a shimmering gold color.
Now, it hit the market as a full-size, stand-alone SKU… Read More »
Is your digital strategy working? Kate Barnett of L2 talks to Happi about the companies that are making the most of their online presence, and what other firms can do to improve their presence in today's connected marketplace. Read More »
Korres is a Greek skin care brand with roots in Athens’ first ever homeopathic pharmacy. The first Korres product was an aromatic herbal syrup with honey and aniseed, a recipe inspired by rakomelon, a warming spirit-with-honey concoction, which… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists' annual meeting included sessions on hair styling, sun protection and genomics. Yash Kamath received the Maison G. deNavarre Medal, the Society's highest honor. Read More »