The latest innovation at OPI is a new line of blendable nail lacquers. ColorPaints Blendable Nail Lacquer is a line of ultra-luminous nail lacquers that let you layer and mix colors to create one-of-a-kind looks, according to the company. Featuring s… Read More »
On Sunday, May 3, CND hosted its fifth “I Heart CND” event at MK Beauty Club in Los Angeles, CA for nail professionals in the LA area. Featuring Summer 2015 trends and nail styles, this high-energy event transported local Nail Professiona… Read More »
SWEDEN: Moberg Pharma AB has acquired Balmex from Chattem, the US Consumer Healthcare Division of Sanofi. The purchase price was $3.9 million, according Moberg Pharma.
Balmex is best known for its diaper rash treatments. An adult line for soothing s… Read More »
During the past decade, Brazil has climbed to lofty height in the global color cosmetics industry. In 2008, Brazil was the No. 6 makeup market in the world; by the end of 2014, it had reached the No. 3 spot by growing more than 50% between 2009 and 2… Read More »
Consumers’ attitudes toward tanning and the use of sun protection products are influencing trends within the European sun care market. Sun care usage is no longer just about protecting the skin and other sun-related health concerns, but increas… Read More »
You are what you eat, and sometimes what you eat can provide multiple benefits. This month’s column is based upon recommendations from Dr. Joshua Zeichner, director of cosmetic and clinical research in the department of dermatology at Mount Sin… Read More »
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) will again bring together distributors from across the country for the 2015 PBA Distributor Executive Conference (DEC). Taking place April 8-9, 2015, in Hammond, LA, the fourth annual conference will pro… Read More »
Weakened or damaged nails? The next revolution in nail repair is CND RescueRXx Daily Keratin Treatment ($9.95-$19.90). Key ingredients include keratin protein, a main component of the natural nail, as well as sweet almond and jojoba oil.
More info:&… Read More »
Better Homes and Gardens and market research firm BrandSpark International have unveiled the winners of the 2015 Better Homes and Gardens Best New Product Awards. Here’s a rundown of the winners in household and personal care:
Acne Treatment:… Read More »
Duri Cosmetics’ new city-inspired nail polish collection, “Bright Lites, Pretty City,” features 12 new shades perfectly suited for spring and summer fashion. Hues include a wide range of colors such as NYC Apple Envy (bright neon gr… Read More »
ATHENS: Safe ‘N’ Beautiful, creator of Snails, a non-toxic, washable nail polish line for kids, has won a Greek Exports Award 2014 in the New Export Business category.
Held at a gala dinner on the closing night of the Greek Exports Confe… Read More »
Revlon, Inc. posted results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2014.
Consumer segment net sales decreased 0.9% to $348.2 million. Lower net sales of Almay color cosmetics and SinfulColors color cosmetics were partially offset by higher net sales… Read More »
The second teaser trailer was just released to promote the Valentine’s Day premiere of “50 Shades of Grey” movie and women across the country are hot with anticipation on how all the shades of main characters Christian and Ana… Read More »
BeautyKind.us is a new online outlet that enables consumers to buy prestige makeup, skin care, fragrances, hair and nail products and 5% of the purchase price of every product will be donated to the cause of the consumer’s choice. The site&rsqu… Read More »
Gabriel Cosmetics is headed down South for the holidays with the Brooke Anderson by Gabriel Cosmetics Holiday Nail Collection of six “5-Free” limited edition shades ($8.50 each).
According to the company, the range gives a nod to the Ent… Read More »
Jan Arnold, co-founder of CND, is now an expert judge on “Nail’d It,” a nail competition TV show that pits 18 of the best up-and-coming nail artists against one another for a grand prize of $100,000. … Read More »